Florida Supreme Court disciplines 3 C. Fla. attorneys

The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 13 attorneys — including three from Central Florida — disbarring five, revoking the license of one, suspending five, and publicly reprimanding two. The local attorneys disciplined i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2017

Florida Supreme Court disciplines 2 Orlando attorneys

The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 21 attorneys — including two from Orlando — disbarring four, revoking the licenses of three, suspending seven and publicly reprimanding seven. The local attorneys disciplined included:.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2016

Florida Supreme Court disciplines 6 Tampa Bay attorneys

Twenty-two attorneys in the state have been disciplined by the Florida Supreme Court, including six in the Tampa Bay region. Of the 22 lawyers statewide, two were disbarred, four had their licenses revoked, 12 were suspended, three were publicly repriman.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2016

5 things to know, including a Boca Raton firm announces acquisitions

Buenos días, South Florida. A local company has expanded its footprint. 1. Denver companies acquired An affiliate of Boca Raton-based New Water Capital Partners has purchased Denver-based food manufacturers Custom Made Meals and Custom Corned Beef In.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2017

5 things to know, including 51 Floridians make Forbes billionaires list

Buenos días, South Florida. Read on to see who made Forbes' World's Billionaires List. 1. Livin' large More than 50 Floridians made the cut for the Forbes 31st Annual World's Billionaires List, which included 2,043 people. That's nine more bill.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

5 things to know, including get to know Related"s Steve Patterson

Buenos días, South Florida. A top developer sat down with the Business Journal. 1. Catching up with Patterson We recently caught up with Steve Patterson, president and CEO of Related Development, where the developer of high-profile projects su.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

5 things to know, including CEOs share insights on leadership and the economy

Buenos días, South Florida. In our latest high-profile roundtable, top CEOs offered techniques to steer companies toward success. 1. CEOs share winning strategies Some of South Florida's top CEOs from companies big and small recently gathered in ou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017

5 things to know, including Phase 2 of the Brightline passenger train is delayed

Buenos días, South Florida. The second leg of the Brightline train is officially delayed. 1. Brightline gets a new CEO The Miami to Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach leg of the much-anticipated Brightline train is set to launch this summer. But o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2017

5 things to know, including Bacardi names a new CEO

Buenos días, South Florida. Bacardi revealed its next CEO. 1. Bacardi promotion Bacardi Limited, which has its U.S. offices in Miami, has announced its next CEO. Mahesh Madhavan, the company's current president of regional operations in Asia, the Mid.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2017

Home Depot adding 80,000 jobs this spring, including nearly 1,000 in South Florida

The Home Depot Inc. plans to hire 80,000 for the busy spring season, including 500 in Miami and 450 in West Palm Beach. The jobs include positions at its nearly 2,000 U.S. stores and 75 distribution centers. From sales and cashiers to operations .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 2nd, 2017

International company pays $111M for local organizer of major boat shows

A London-based publishing and events company has purchased the local organizer behind a slew of boat shows, including some of South Florida's largest. Fort Lauderdale-based Show Management; which organizes the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Sho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 2nd, 2017

5 things to know, including how it"s a Wawa kind of a world

Buenos días, South Florida. Wawa broke ground on one site and is shooting for another. 1. Wawa grows footprint Pennsylvania-based Wawa, one of the nation’s most popular chains of gas station-convenience stores, continues its aggressive takeover .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2017

5 things to know, including how small biz is king in South Florida

Buenos días, South Florida. When it comes to small business, the tri-county region doesn't play around. 1. Entrepreneurial score A study of 106 U.S. metros indicates we're one of the top areas for small biz. (But we knew that, right?) The region .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 24th, 2017

5 things to know, including a look at Calvin Klein"s recently sold Miami Beach mansion

Buenos días, South Florida. A world-famous designer unloaded his Miami Beach mansion. 1. CK sells abode Fashion-design icon Calvin Klein sold his Miami Beach mansion for $13.15 million. The 5,800-square foot home, which has five bedrooms, five.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 23rd, 2017

5 things to know, including an inside look at the Miami International Boat Show

Buenos días, South Florida. Get ready for the yachts. 1. Ahoy landlubbers! The 76th Annual Miami International Boat Show kicks off today at Virginia Key where organizers expect to see more than 100,000 people through Feb. 20. Put on by the National Ma.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2017

5 things to know, including new charges added to $1B indictment

Buenos días, South Florida. An update has been filed to an alleged 18-year fraud and money laundering scheme. 1. Charges added Six new charges were added by an updated indictment to an alleged $1 billion Medicare fraud and money laundering sch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

5 things to know, including fate of Enterprise Florida, Visit Florida agencies uncertain

Buenos días, South Florida. A bill could eliminate Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida. 1. Agencies, tax breaks at risk The Florida House Subcommittee on Careers and Competition approved a bill Wednesday that would shutter the Enterprise Florida .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2017

5 things to know, including Trader Joe"s to open first location in this city

Buenos días, South Florida. Trader Joe's is opening another shop in Miami-Dade County. 1. Nom, nom, nom Those hoping Trader Joe's would open additional stores in Miami-Dade County are in luck. One of the nation's most popular grocers due to its m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2017

7 South Floridians charged in multimillion-dollar health care fraud scheme

A group of South Florida defendants, including owners and doctors of sober homes and alcohol and drug addiction treatment centers, were charged earlier this week for their roles in a health care fraud and money laundering scheme, according to the U.S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2017

5 things to know, including local hotels make U.S. World News & Report"s "Best Hotels" list

Buenos días, South Florida. These are the local hotels ranked best in the nation. 1. Top hotels U.S. News & World Report on Thursday revealed its annual Best Hotels in the U.S. rankings, with Florida snaring the third-most hotels in the rankings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2017