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Monday, October 15, 2018
Please join us at The Box Gallery on Tuesday October 23rd from 6-9pm as we support the Team Bill Bone cycling team in their charity ride from Miami to Key West in November. Admission: $25--include appetizers and drinks. Grand prize raffle drawing for a 3 day/2night Bahamas Paradise Cruise. 
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, October 12, 2018
GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Cora Harkins as Director of Business Development and Marketing. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Maryland.Harkins has over 30 years of experience in business development and marketing, working for general contractors and national manufacturers of architectural products. As Director of Business Development and ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, October 11, 2018
The CDC recommends October for Flu Shots! Last season the highest incidence of influenza was in November! Be ready...develop your immunity now!  https://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/season/flu-season-2017-2018.htm  Dianne Nissen RN, MSN Health Care Coordinator Healthlink Management  
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
GATES Construction has been awarded a new project at Chris-Craft located in Sarasota. To accommodate the rise in demand for their watercraft sales and service, GATES will expand the Chris-Craft manufacturing facility with a pre-engineered metal building to increase production area. The building is to be constructed as part of a multi-phased expansion plan at this location. This project is slated ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, October 09, 2018
 Lewis Had Been Scheduled to Return to the  Kravis Center on March 17 with John Pizzarelli  (West Palm Beach, FL – October 9, 2018) The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts today announced that the March 17, 2019 performance of Ramsey Lewis & John Pizzarelli in Straighten Up and Fly Right: A Tribute to Nat King Cole has been canceled.  According to a statement from his management ...read more
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Tuesday, October 09, 2018
Who/What:  Palm Beach Outlets is hosting the 2018 Boca Raton Bowl Tailgate Party, a community event benefitting Spirit of Giving, Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl’s charitable partner. Local restaurants will participate in a fun “tailgate” challenge to battle it out in a good old cook-off for local celebrity judges.  When:  Thurs., Oct. 25, from 5:30-8 p.m.  Where:  In the courtyard at Palm Beach ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, October 08, 2018
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (October 8, 2018) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction announces the start of construction of a TownePlace Suites by Marriott Hotel in Port St. Lucie, FL. The five-story building at 10460 SW Village Parkway will include 128 guest rooms, totaling 83,000 sq. ft. on 3.6 acres. The developer is PSL Hospitality, LLLP.   “Verdex is strategically expanding its portfolio ...read more
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Sunday, October 07, 2018
PRESS CONTACT: Slatkow & Husak Public Relations Jennifer Cope or Kelly HusakJennifer@SlatkowHusak.com or (479) 426-6855FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 4, 2018SOUTH FLORIDA SCIENCE CENTER EXPANDS BACKYARDFive-acre, $1.2 Million Development Boasts Fifteen New Interactive Exhibits(WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) – Leadership at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is encouraging you to get outside and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Thursday, October 04, 2018
GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Jeff Melvin as Senior Superintendent. Melvin is responsible for daily onsite supervision of GATES’ projects, including quality control, safety, security, project close out, and transition planning. Melvin has over 28 years of construction experience with a wide variety of project types including clubhouse & hospitality, education, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
WEST PALM BEACH, FL (October 3, 2018) The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is proud to announce that single tickets for the smash hit Kravis On Broadway performances of ON YOUR FEET! and LES MISÉRABLES will be available to the public on Saturday, October 6 at 10 am.   Gloria Estefan has sold over 100 million records and sold out stadiums around the world. Emilio and Gloria Estefan ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Digital Resource makes "50 Florida Companies You Will Want To Pay Attention To"50 FLORIDA COMPANIES YOU WILL WANT TO PAY ATTENTION TO - Entrepreneurial styles, corporate cultures give these second-stage companies competitive advantages. <> Sunrise, Sep 20, 2018 (Issuewire.com)  - GROWFL is pleased to announce the 50 statewide companies expected to see significant growth over the next several ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
GATES Construction has begun construction of the Overlook Bar & Grill at The Isles of Collier Preserve, a new waterfront and preserve community of single and multi-family homes located in Naples. The Old Florida styled building will be a concrete structure with wood siding and an aluminum roof over a main dining area and two screened in porch dining areas, along with a decorative bar overlooking ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Monday, October 01, 2018
KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSPublic Ticket Sale Day Starts at 10 am on October 6 for Most Upcoming Concerts and Shows During 2018-2019 Season   (West Palm Beach, FL – October 1, 2018)  The Public Ticket Sale Day for the 2018-2019 season of the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts will be Saturday, October 6, at 10 am.   Entertainment fans are encouraged to go online to ...read more
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Monday, October 01, 2018
St. Mark's Episcopal School, 3395 Burns Road, Palm Beach Gardens, will host its Open House on Thursday, October 25, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. for parents of prospective students for the 2019-2020 school year.  Registration and refreshments begin at 9 a.m. in Coleman Hall, followed by the program and tours of the school.  Applications are being accepted for all grades PK2 through eight.  ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, September 27, 2018
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (September 26, 2018) -- -- West Palm Beach-based MorseLife Health System, a nationally-recognized provider of senior health care, housing and support services, announces the appointment of Richard P. Kropp, Ed.D, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, as Vice-President of Human Resources.  In this multi-faceted role, Kropp is responsible for the development and implementation of all human ...read more
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Thursday, September 27, 2018
GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Darryl Piearcy as Superintendent. Piearcy will be responsible for daily onsite supervision of GATES’ projects, including quality control, safety, security, project close out, and transition planning. He has over 20 years construction experience in multifamily, hospitals, government facilities, hotels, and commercial retail centers. Piearcy ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
The certified public accounting firm of Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A. (CDL) is pleased to announce that Richard Gray has joined the Firm as a Director of Business Valuation and Litigation Support.  Gray has more than 27 years as a CPA and has the certifications of ABV (Accredited in Business Valuation), CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst) and ASA (Accredited Senior Appraiser).  ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Education, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Palm Beach Spine & Diagnostic Institute is pleased to announce that Dr. Lawrence Gorfine will be appearing on the radio program #AskTheExperts, WWNNradio.com, 95.3 FM or 1470 AM on Thursday, October 25th 5:00 pm.  The topic is "SPORTS INJURIES"  Please join us in listening in!  #PalmBeachSpineDiagnosticInstitute #Radio 
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, September 24, 2018
FOR RELEASE ON September 24, 2018   “The best show of the year. ‘Hello, Dolly!’ must not be missed.” NPR, David Richardson“This ‘Dolly!’ is classic Broadway at its best.” Entertainment Weekly, Maya Stanton“It is, in a word, perfection.” Time Out New York, Adam Feldman TONY AWARD®-WINNING BROADWAY LEGEND BETTY BUCKLEYSTARS IN FIRST NATIONAL TOUR OF “HELLO, DOLLY!”  THE TONY AWARD-WINNING BEST ...read more
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Monday, September 24, 2018
West Palm Beach, FL – The CPA firm of Caler Donten Levine Cohen Porter & Veil, P.A. (CDL) is pleased to announce that Dustin Provenzano received his CPA license.            Provenzano, a Senior Tax Accountant, is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University where he received a Master’s degree in Accounting.  He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Central ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A. (CDL), a certified public accounting firm, will be the Premier Presenting Sponsor again of this year's Take Steps West Palm Beach Walk (the Walk).  It is the tenth anniversary of the Walk and the goals are to raise money for Crohn's & Colitis Foundation research and bring awareness to the community.  Rebecca Levine, daughter of Joel Levine, will be ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Vincent Varallo as Marketing Assistant. Varallo is responsible for assisting in social media outreach, website updates, event planning, creating and updating marketing materials and writing and distributing press releases. Varallo recently received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication from Florida Gulf Coast University. Varallo will ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, September 17, 2018
Media Contacts:Arlene Allen-Mitchell (954) 659-5028 / allena@ccf.orgShawn Yanan (305) 962-1768 / shawn.yanan@rbbcommunications.com    Cleveland Clinic Florida Recognized for Higher Quality Transplant Care  WESTON, Fla. – Sept. 17, 2018 – Cleveland Clinic Florida, one of the leading institutes for heart, liver and kidney transplantation in South Florida, has been recognized as a Blue ...read more
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Saturday, September 15, 2018
MEDIA CONTACT            Eileen Alkabes                   The Buzz Agency     eileen@thebuzzagency.net          YMCA of the Palm Beaches Nominates Colonel Dick Baumer for National Volunteer Day West Palm Beach, Fla. – Trading combat fatigues for colorful cotton shirts (“my Palm Beach camo pattern”), Colonel Dick Baumer may take his wardrobe selection lightly, but make no mistake, this retired ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (September 10, 2018) – – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has appointed Andrew Colb as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Colb, a certified public accountant, brings more than 20 years of experience in the construction industry. As Verdex CFO, he will be responsible for leading financial oversight and direction.  “Since launching Verdex in 2014, we have ...read more
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Tuesday, September 11, 2018
South Florida Cybersecurity Investigations is pleased to offer Cyber Security Service Plans for all types of businesses. We specialize in helping law firms, banks, medical clinics and surgical suites (especially plastic surgeons, dermatologists, dentists, oncologists, cardiologists, and physical therapy clinics) for HIPAA compliance, veteranarians, as well as CPA's, bookkeeping, payroll, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
Monday, September 10, 2018
Leadership Palm Beach County Establishes Permanent Endowment Fund with $25,000 Donation from Don & Sally ChesterContribution matched by the Community Foundation totaling $50,000  (WEST PALM BEACH, FL) September 10, 2018 - Leadership Palm Beach County (LPBC) is pleased to announce a $25,000 donation from Don & Sally Chester. This donation is matched by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, September 10, 2018
    Press Release  For immediate release:September 10, 2018Melissa BeierNAI/Merin Hunter CodmanPhone: 561-471-8000mbeier@mhcreal.com      Smart, Green and Gold, that’s 951 Yamato -- 951 Yamato undergoes a series of property improvements, earning the US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) prestigious ENERGY STAR rating --  West Palm Beach, Fla. – NAI/Merin Hunter Codman, Inc., ...read more
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Tuesday, September 04, 2018
    Press Release  For immediate release:September 4, 2018Melissa BeierNAI/Merin Hunter CodmanPhone: 561-471-8000mbeier@mhcreal.com      NAI/Merin Hunter Codman Expands Team -- NAI/Merin Hunter Codman expands commercial real estate brokerageand accounting divisions. --  West Palm Beach, Fla. – Following its recent move into a dynamic new 10,000-square foot headquarters at Centurion ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Friday, August 31, 2018
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (August 30, 2018) – West Palm Beach, Florida-based One Parking announces that it has assumed operations and management of the Rockefeller Center Parking Garage in New York City, effective July 1, 2018.  Rockefeller Center is one of New York City’s most iconic attractions, located in the heart of Midtown. Composed of 19 buildings covering 22 acres, Rockefeller Center ...read more
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts Is Recruiting Volunteers for theStunning and Star-Packed 2018-2019 Season   New Volunteer Orientations Will Be Held on September 14 and October 25  (West Palm Beach, FL – August 15, 2018) In preparation for its sensational 2018-2019 Season starting in September, the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is seeking interested Volunteers.  New ...read more
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
    Press Release  For immediate release:August 14, 2018Melissa BeierNAI/Merin Hunter CodmanPhone: 561-471-8000mbeier@mhcreal.com      -- NAI/Merin Hunter Codman represented the purchaser of Hollywood Commerce Center --    West Palm Beach, Fla. – NAI/Merin Hunter Codman, Inc., Palm Beach County’s leading commercial real estate services firm, represented Avid Asset Properties ...read more
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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
 WEST PALM BEACH, FL. (July 26, 2018) – MidiCi Neapolitan Pizza in Downtown West Palm Beach is launching extensive additions to its menu based on customer requests for additional dining choices. In addition to its current offerings of pizza, salads, appetizers and desserts, MidiCi has added pasta dishes, calzones and three fresh-made soups, along with new appetizers and desserts. MidiCi, which ...read more
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Monday, July 02, 2018
Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, today announced that Florida Trend has named 24 of the firm’s lawyers to its 2018 Legal Elite list. Akerman tied for the highest number of rankings in the state and was singled out for having the most women honorees. Akerman’s Legal Elite honorees include lawyers from offices across Florida, including Fort Lauderdale, ...read more
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Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Leading club builder GATES Construction, has been awarded a renovation project at Broken Sound Club, one of South Florida’s most prestigious private clubs, located in Boca Raton. The “Old Course Clubhouse” which is consistently featured on the PGA tour will be the primary focus of this renovation project. Managed out of GATES’ Palm Beach Gardens office, the renovation will include demolition of ...read more
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Wednesday, June 27, 2018
GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Kim Bragg as Project Executive of the GATES Palm Beach Gardens office. Bragg has over three decades of experience in the construction industry; much of it in Palm Beach County and the surrounding counties. As Project Executive, Bragg oversees and supports office staff and client relationships including preconstruction, construction, and ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, June 22, 2018
West Palm Beach, Fla. (June 12, 2018) – West Palm Beach-based SROA Capital, in a joint venture with MacArthur Holdings and Live Oak Capital Partners, today celebrated the Grand Opening of its newest self-storage facility at 1620 N. Congress Avenue in West Palm Beach. Operating under the national brand Storage Rentals of America, the 105,000 sq. ft., three-story facility includes 742 ...read more
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Friday, June 22, 2018
BOCA RATON, Fla. (June 22, 2018) – Steven G. Rappaport has been promoted from Principal to Equity Partner in the Boca Raton office of Sachs Sax Caplan, P.L. He is a member of the firm’s Community Associations Practice Group. Mr. Rappaport handles transactional matters for the firm’s community association clients, including drafting amendments to governing documents, attending Board meetings and ...read more
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Thursday, June 21, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 21, 2018Contact:                Jennifer Williams                               Banyan Cay Resort & Golf                               T: 850.691.7651                               E: jwilliams@noblehousehotels.comBanyan Cay Development, Noble House Hotels & Resorts Close on Construction Loan for Expansive Banyan Cay Lifestyle Community.West Palm Beach, Fla. – Banyan ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, and today announced nearly one-third of its lawyers were named to Super Lawyers. The 2018 edition of Super Lawyers Magazine recognized 218 professionals, including 83 Rising Stars. In Florida, Partners David Ackerman and Katherine Giddings were named to the Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers and Top 50 Florida Women Super ...read more
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Thursday, June 14, 2018
Firm Lawyers Named Among Best in M&A, Real Estate, Land Use, Construction, Immigration, and Tax Law Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, today announced that The Legal 500 has ranked the firm as a first tier law firm for land use and zoning in the Real Estate: Land Use/Zoning category. Akerman is one of only eight firms in the United States to share this ...read more
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Thursday, June 14, 2018
West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio unveiled the city’s new signature book, West Palm Beach: A City on the Move, at a book launch event held Tuesday afternoon at the Mandel Public Library in West Palm Beach. Chris Murray, Director of the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach introduced the Mayor, who addressed the crowd, “It’s a wonderful representation of the vibrant, exciting nature of our ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, June 11, 2018
Combined Firm to Have Over 725 Attorneys Across 11 States and the District of Columbia  Columbia, SC (June 11, 2018): Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP and Broad and Cassel LLP announced today that both partnerships have approved an agreement to combine effective August 1, 2018, to be known in Florida as Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassel.  Both firms’ partnerships voted overwhelmingly to ...read more
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Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Addition of Leadership Role Will Help Drive and Implement Firm StrategyAkerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, today announced Scott A. Meyers has been named managing partner. An integral member of firm leadership, Meyers will help create, implement and drive enterprise-wide initiatives.  “Scott is a proven leader, accomplished member of our management team and ...read more
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Friday, June 01, 2018
West Palm Beach marketing and publishing company, StarGroup Books, announces that local senior advocate, radio show host, and author, Scott Greenberg has been chosen as a Finalist in the 2018 Next Generation Indie Book Awards for his book entitled, OH MY GOD, I’M GETTING OLDER and So Is My Mom, 2nd edition. As the largest not-for-profit awards program honoring independently published books, The ...read more
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Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society Announces New President and CEO WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. —  Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society Chairman of the Board, Michele Kessler, announces that Margo McKnight has accepted the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. Previously The Florida Aquarium Senior Vice President of Conservation, Science and Research, McKnight will assume her new post ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, May 11, 2018
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (May 11, 2018) –Top planning and development leaders from the West Palm Beach region provided an exciting overview about the explosive growth taking place Downtown at today’s West Palm Beach Development and Investment Forum presented by Urban Land Institute (ULI)in partnership with the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority. City of West Palm Beach Development ...read more
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Friday, May 04, 2018
Firm Lawyers Ranked Among the Best in Corporate, Real Estate, and Tax Law   Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, was once again recognized by leading legal guide Chambers and Partners as one of the nation’s most prominent law firms in middle market mergers and acquisitions, and for complex work within the financial services and real estate sectors. The 2018 ...read more
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Tuesday, May 01, 2018
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (April 30, 2018) – A vibrant, entertaining new mini-magazine will debut tomorrow with an editorial focus on life in Downtown West Palm. DISTRICT will be published monthly, except for July and August, by Donkey Tales Media Co. of West Palm Beach, FL. Owned and edited by Carey O’Donnell, who also operates an advertising, PR and digital media company in West Palm Beach and ...read more
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Friday, April 27, 2018
NAI/Merin Hunter Codman Takes Six CoStar Power Broker Awards  West Palm Beach, Fla. – NAI/Merin Hunter Codman, Inc., Palm Beach County’s leading commercial real estate services firm, takes Six 2017 CoStar Power Broker Awards. Each year commercial real estate firms and professionals who achieve the highest volume of sales and leases are recognized with prestigious power Broker Awards by CoStar ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, April 09, 2018
Wellington, FL, March 29, 2018 – Dr. Howard B. Shullman of Shullman Orthodontics is on a mission to spread smiles throughout Palm Beach County with his new book, “101 Reasons to Smile”, published by StarGroup Books.  Dr. Shullman’s dental practice offers a variety of orthodontic treatments designed to create beautiful smiles for his patients, but he hopes that his lighthearted book will give ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, April 09, 2018
West Palm Beach, FL - March 30, 2018 – StarGroup Books announces the release of the 2nd edition of author Scott Greenberg’s Indie award-winning book, OH MY GOD, I’M GETTING OLDER and So Is My Mom.  A senior advocate, radio show host, and speaker, Mr. Greenberg’s knowledge and insight into the financial, lifestyle, and emotional issues surrounding aging is invaluable to families and caregivers. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Friday, April 06, 2018
               Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Receives 2018 Bulldog PR AwardBOCA RATON, Fla., April 4, 2018 — Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), a national network of comprehensive cancer care facilities, received the 2018 Bulldog PR Gold Award in the Best Healthcare Campaign category for Prostate Pep Talk. A collaborative public awareness initiative between CTCA®, the National ...read more
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Monday, March 26, 2018
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (March 26, 2018) – Do you know a business that is doing creative work and looking for an engaging storefront experience? It’s not too late to enter the 12x12 business competition.  The City of West Palm Beach and the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) have extended the application period for the innovative 12x12 project to bring interesting new commerce to ...read more
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Tuesday, March 13, 2018
  WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (March 12, 2018) – More than 400 parents, students, local business leaders and supporters attended the third annual Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank event on Sunday at the A. W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts. Eight highly innovative, student-designed community betterment ideas were selected from over 50 applications to advance to this final round. Students from those eight teams ...read more
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Thursday, February 15, 2018
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (February 15, 2018) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has been selected to complete a multi-million dollar interior renovation of new office space on behalf of building owner TAM-CAT-45th Street, LLC. The building be will be home to a new location for Belcan, one of the largest engineering companies in U.S. The location, off of 45th Street in West Palm Beach, is ...read more
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Thursday, February 08, 2018
Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, today announced David I. Spector has commenced his 3-year term as the firm’s ninth chairman and CEO, effective February 1, 2018. He succeeds Andrew Smulian, who concludes a remarkable decade-long tenure as chairman and CEO.   “It is the highest professional honor to serve as chairman and CEO of Akerman,” said Spector. “I ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Economic
Monday, January 29, 2018
 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (January 29, 2018) – The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and City of West Palm Beach are collaborating on an innovative program to bring interesting retail to Clematis Street. The business incubator idea was selected as a 2017 winner among 4,500 applicants to the Knight Cities Challenge that seeks community betterment ideas from the 26 communities where ...read more
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Monday, December 04, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (December 4, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction announces the start of construction on Related Group’s Town Southern, a 392-unit, 388,000 sq. ft. apartment complex in Royal Palm Beach. The project consists of 15 three-story apartment buildings in addition to a clubhouse, pool, tennis courts and other amenities. The 29-acre site is located on the south side of ...read more
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Monday, November 20, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (November 20, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has been named as an ‘Eagle Award’ winner for its High Ridge Landing Apartments project in suburban Boynton Beach. The prestigious award from the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Southeast Florida Chapter was handed out at its 2017 Excellence in Construction Awards. The Eagle Award, given to ...read more
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Thursday, November 02, 2017
Firm Again Achieves Top Rankings in Corporate, M&A, Real Estate, and Litigation Practice Areas  Top 100 U.S. law firm Akerman has once again been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers as among the “Best Law Firms” in the United States. The firm earned a record 35 national practice rankings, recognized for its corporate, real estate, and litigation teams, among others. The firm also increased its ...read more
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Thursday, November 02, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. (Nov. 2, 2017) — Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel LLP today announced it has been named among the 2018 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. The annual rankings recognize the top law firms in the country for professional excellence.  Ranked firms are presented in tiers and listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Broad and Cassel saw seven national and numerous ...read more
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Lawyers Recognized for Leading Cuba and International Arbitration Practices  Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, is recognized by Chambers among the world’s leading law firms in Latin America, with standout lawyers handling complex disputes and transactions throughout the region.  The firm’s Cuba practice was again recognized among the six best in the ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Thursday, September 21, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. (September 21, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction announces the appointment of Brad Stull to the position of Chief Estimator. Stull brings 20-years of experience through a broad range of construction projects across South Florida, including multifamily housing, hospitality, commercial and senior living. Responsibilities include preparing complete project ...read more
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Thursday, September 07, 2017
Firm Earns Top Rankings in Private Equity Dealmaking Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, has been recognized by PitchBook as among the most active law firms in M&A and private equity in the United States, based on the number of deals completed in the second quarter of 2017. Akerman also earned top rankings for its experience in private equity buyout ...read more
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Wednesday, September 06, 2017
SOUTH FLORIDA (Sept. 6, 2017) — Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel LLP today announced 28 attorneys from the firm’s four South Florida offices have been included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018. In total, 45 of the firm’s attorneys were recognized from six offices across the state.  Additionally, two South Florida attorneys were named a “Lawyer of the Year,” a designation held by only one ...read more
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Tuesday, August 29, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (August 29, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has been selected to complete a multi-million dollar renovation of the clubhouse at Aberdeen Country Club, a private club west of Boynton Beach, FL. The project encompasses a 25,000 sq. ft. interior renovation of lobby, dining area, offices, pro shop, and restroom facilities.  The renovations are part of a ...read more
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Aug. 23, 2017— Patricia Lebow, the founding partner of Broad and Cassel’s West Palm Beach office, today announced plans to transition from her role as managing partner of the office. Clifford Hertz, co-chair of the firm's Land Use and Environmental Law Department and a member of the Real Estate and Government Relations Practice Groups, has been selected by Broad and Cassel ...read more
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Thursday, August 03, 2017
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (August 3, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based One Parking, a national parking operations management firm, has added five new locations to the list of parking clients using their proprietary OPark system. The high-tech, 24/7, unmanned remote monitoring parking control system launched earlier this year and is regarded by the industry as best in class.  The new locations include The ...read more
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Friday, July 21, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (July 21, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has been selected from more than 500 companies to be recognized for the 2017 GrowFL “Florida Companies to Watch” award. The awards event - now in its sixth year - honors select, second-stage companies from throughout the state for developing valuable products and services, creating quality jobs, enriching ...read more
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Friday, June 09, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. – June 9, 2017 – Cleveland Clinic Florida’s Claudia Mason, M.D., M.Sc., was recognized as a 2017 Physician Hero by the Palm Beach County Medical Society. The award is given to individuals whose skills and dedication to the profession have contributed in significant ways to the betterment of local, national and/or international health care.  “Dr. Mason’s passion for advancing ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, June 05, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. (June 6, 2017) – SROA Capital, LLC, a West Palm Beach-based self-storage investment and management firm, announces the appointment of Robert Buffett as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).  Buffett is responsible for the financial reporting, banking, insurance, and finance functions of the company, which operates the Storage Rentals of America brand. He has extensive experience in ...read more
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (May 31, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 GrowFL “Florida Companies to Watch” awards. The awards event - now in its sixth year - honors 50 select second-stage companies from throughout the state for developing valuable products and services, creating quality jobs, enriching communities, and broadening new ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 24, 2017
West Palm Beach, Fla. (April 25, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based SROA Capital, in a joint venture with MacArthur Holdings and Live Oak Capital Partners, announce the start of construction for a 100,000 square-foot climate controlled self-storage facility located at 1620 North Congress Ave., West Palm Beach, near the intersection of Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. and I-95, and at the entrance of the Land of ...read more
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017
   WEST PALM BEACH-BASED SELF-STORAGE LEADER REBRANDS AS SROA CAPITAL    West Palm Beach, Fla.(April 11, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Elite Stor Capital Partners today announced they have changed the name of the company, now known as SROA Capital, LLC. With a rapidly growing portfolio of self-storage properties across the Unites States, the change more closely connects with company’s ...read more
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Thursday, April 06, 2017
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (April 6, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based One Parking, a national parking operations management firm, announces the launch of “OPark,” a new high-tech, 24/7, Best-In-Class, unmanned remote monitoring control system, that brings a personal touch to parking customer service.  First installed at the popular CityPlace entertainment-retail center in West Palm Beach, the OPark ...read more
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Thursday, April 06, 2017
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (April 5, 2017) – West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has been named the “Startup Business of the Year” as part of the South Florida Business Journal’s 2017 Business of the Year Awards program.  The Business of the Year Awards were created to ‘give recognition to those organizations that build the South Florida economy through solid business practice, dedication to our ...read more
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