Florida-based Applied Research Associates, along with the University of Florida and its partners, has been awarded a $15 million U.S. Department of Agriculture contract for work on a carinata-based sustainable jet fuel and bioproducts supply chain.
Hodges University’s Dr. Peter Thomas Veterans Service Center will host Dale Mullin, Wounded Warriors of Collier County president and veteran, next month as guest speaker during its annual Veterans Day ceremony.
Some Florida lawmakers pushing for a bill to ban hydraulic fracturing are working from unfounded fears, not reason, according to a retired U.S. Army colonel who says the state must allow the continued use of this method of extracting natural gas.
Clearwater-based MagneGas Corp. has received recognition by a trade publication for its green gases and advances in technology as the company reports 50 percent growth over the past year and record sales, according to a press release.
Fort Myers-based practice Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt PA recently welcomed attorney Paul Shuman to its business and tax department to serve private and public sector clients in health, agriculture, real estate and more.
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, North America’s largest distributor of wine and spirits, recently donated 3,000 backpacks filled with school supplies to Orlando’s Children’s Home Society of Florida (CHS).
The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB), hosted the eighth annual Celebration of Business & Tourism Chrysalis Awards Luncheon and Trade Show.