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Miami’s Parmenter scores third EPA Energy Star excellence rank

Florida real estate management firm Parmenter announced that it will accept its third consecutive Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence ranking from the EPA.

Miami Grill celebrates South Beach style in West Palm Beach

Promising to capture South Beach’s “spirit, soul and electric attitude,” South Florida’s Miami Grill chain launches its premiere West Palm Beach venue.

Florida Blue Foundation reveals 13 Sapphire health care award finalists

Out of an original 112 nominees, Florida Blue Foundation recently announced 13 finalist candidates for its coveted 2016 Sapphire Awards.

Forbes again ranks Lakeland Regional Health on best-employers list

Forbes recently ranked Lakeland Regional Health (LRH) No. 64 out of 250 on its America’s Best Mid-Size Employers for 2016 list, the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce said this week.

Florida Chamber of Commerce recognizes pro-business state legislators

The Florida Chamber of Commerce has announced its selections for its Distinguished Advocate Award Winners this week alongside its legislative report card for the 2016 legislative session.

Twin-Star International enlarges Delray Beach headquarters

From furnishings to fireplaces, Twin-Star International has the Florida home accessories market covered as the company expands its Delray Beach corporate headquarters to embrace ongoing growth, with a renewed commitment to its location through 2020.

Florida’s Greenspoon Marder law firm launches New York branch

The New York boutique law firm of Jacob, Medinger & Finnegan LLP has joined Fort Lauderdale’s Greenspoon Marder to bolster its corporate, securities and real estate arms, the company announced today from its Florida base.

N-Hance Wood Renewal furthers Florida flooring, furniture footprint

Utah-based N-Hance Wood Renewal recently unveiled its plans to open over two dozen new branches of its home renovation business in the Sarasota and Fort Myers areas from Logan, Utah headquarters.

Odyssey Marine obtains backing from Epsilon

Odyssey Marine Exploration, a deep-sea exploration enterprise, has inked an agreement with Epsilon Acquisitions LLC for a $3 million, one-year, interest-bearing convertible loan, along with related contracts, the company recently announced from its Tampa headquarters.

Boca-based Lynn University inks million-dollar deal with adidas

Lynn University athletes will sport adidas footwear, apparel and accessories as part of a contract between the famous footwear maker and the school’s NCAA Division II “Fighting Knights,” the university announced today in Boca Raton.

Florida’s CSI increases pharmacy offerings

Orlando’s CSI Specialty Group recently announced its specialty pharmacy development expansion for health care systems and facilities throughout Florida and nationwide in its recent trend toward active collaboration with clients.

Florida’s Walter Investment board status alters to become declassified

Walter Investment Management Corp., a prominent Florida mortgage banking firm, recently divulged a board-approved change in classification that will impact every single member sitting on its board of directors from its headquarters in Tampa.

Waldo, Florida invites creative solutions for old school building

The City of Waldo seeks citizen input for alternative uses of the now-closed Waldo Community School — a longtime local landmark owned by Alachua County’s school board boasting recent maintenance upgrades, kitchen space and meeting facilities.

Orlando joins PACE program

The Ygrene Energy Fund announced last week that Orlando, Florida has adopted the property-assessed clean energy (PACE) program, joining more than 60 other counties and cities in the state.

Adams comes aboard Florida’s Citizens Bank & Trust

Citizens Financial Group recently welcomed certified wealth strategist and financial expert Nathan Adams as its newest team member recently in Lake Wales, Florida as an Infinex Financial Advisor for the Citizens Bank & Trust subsidiary.

MagneGas doubles output with new Florida location

Florida-based MagneGas Corp., holder of a patent for converting liquid waste into fuel, recently moved into its new headquarters just outside of Tampa with an accessible location and enhanced space for customer demonstration and production.

Florida attorneys continue debate over adoption of the Daubert Standard for expert witnesses

TALLAHASSEE – The Daubert Standard may have been passed into Florida law just less than three years ago, but the decision to replace the Frye Standard with it remains highly contested among Florida attorneys, and the Florida Supreme Court will have the final say.

Sunshine State small business outlook remains cautiously optimistic

Just over half of Florida’s small businesses plan to hire new personnel in the next six months, but entrepreneurs remain concerned about workforce availability and the general economic climate, the Florida Chamber of Commerce reported recently in Tallahassee.

Sarofsky accepts position with McGlinchey Stafford’s Florida hub

National firm McGlinchey Stafford PLLC today announced that Mahra Sarofsky has joined its Fort Lauderdale office to serve as “Of Counsel” for commercial litigation work based on her expertise in real estate, credit and bankruptcy matters.

Construction begins on Twin Creeks in Riverview

Tampa-based senior housing developer Enriched Community Development (ECD) has kicked-off construction of Twin Creeks Senior Living in Riverview.

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