Greater Fort Lauderdale

Additional housing options in the pipeline for Broward County

Writer: Liz Palmer 2 min read June 2022 — From affordable to luxury to senior housing, local developers across Broward County are working to try...
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‘Good challenges to have:’ Leaders weigh in at Invest: Greater Fort Lauderdale 2022 Launch Conference
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read June  2022— Greater Fort Lauderdale faces a plethora of challenges but regional leaders speaking at the Invest: Greater Fort...
Gerald Stryker
Working with, for and alongside residents
In speaking with Invest:Insights, Gerald Stryker, president and CEO of John Knox Village, highlighted how working with, for and alongside...
Invest: Greater Fort Lauderdale 2022
Invest: Greater Fort Lauderdale 2022 celebrates 5th edition with in-person launch
Writer: Liz Palmer 2 min read  May 2022— After two years of virtual events, Capital Analytics is finally back to...
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Property Insurance in Florida: Why it’s skyrocketing and what you can do about it
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read May 2022— If you’ve had to renew or apply for property insurance in Florida lately,...
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Making room for everyone: Broward’s residential market leaders finding inventory solutions
Writer: Liz Palmer 3 min read May 2022 — The residential real estate leaders of Broward County have taken matters...
Shaheewa Jarrett Gelin
Fostering a more diverse business community
Promoting a business environment where diversity takes precedent and continues to thrive is a challenge that the Broward County Black...
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Broward County prioritizes inclusive tourism
Writer: Liz Palmer 2 min read April 2022 — Whether families, singles, couples or members of traditionally marginalized communities, local...
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Spotlight On: Matthew Caldwell, President & CEO, Florida Panthers
2 min read April 2022 — The Florida Panthers hockey team is “a staple institution that’s a part of the...
Kerri Smith
Creatively approaching industry-wide problems in construction
https://youtu.be/gztVgXyK22c   A turbulent global supply chain has been at the forefront of discussion in the construction industry. With Invest:Insights,...
Spotlight On: Rick Fredette, Director of Operations, Broward County Convention Center
2 min read April 2022 — Rick Fredette met with Invest: and discussed how the growth the county is experiencing...
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The Great Return: Greater Fort Lauderdale’s time to shine
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read March 2022— Americans and businesses alike are ready to be done with the pandemic,...
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Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Broward’s best locations
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read February 2021 — Marriage is slowly falling out of popularity among newer generations. Only...
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Spotlight On: Gregory Stuart, Executive Director, Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization
2 min read February 2022 — Gregory Stuart, executive director of the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization has reimagined the future...
Fort Lauderdale City Manager
Spotlight On: Christopher Lagerbloom, City Manager, City of Fort Lauderdale
2 min read January 2022 — In the last few years, Fort Lauderdale has become a vibrant city, and City...
John Knox Village
Spotlight On: Gerald Stryker, President & CEO, John Knox Village
2 min read January 2022 — “Social isolation can be just as detrimental to your health as smoking, obesity and...
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People are moving to Broward County. Will its transportation system hold up?
Writer: Sara Warden 2 min read December 2021 — Greater Fort Lauderdale has always been seen as a must-visit destination....
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Spotlight On: Bob Swindell, President & CEO, Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance
2 min read November 2021 — In an interview with Invest:, President and CEO of Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Bob...
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Spotlight On: Phil Purcell, President & CEO, Marine Industries Association of South Florida
2 min read November 2021 — Phil Purcell, president and CEO of the Marine Industries Association of South Florida, is...
SPACs
The art of going public
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez  2 min read October 2021— A once obscure path for private companies to go public is gaining...
Ginger Martin
Quickness and agility has been key for American National Bank
Throughout the pandemic, the banking sector worked hand in hand with commercial and personal banking clients, guiding them through the...
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The pros and cons of a booming residential market
Writer: Cameron Saunders 3 min read August 2021 —The pandemic spurred a movement away from densely populated metropolitan areas such...
Another postponement of elective surgeries as Broward’s Delta cases rise
Writer: Sara Warden  3 min read August 2021 — After a positive start to the year when COVID-19 cases flattened...
Broward’s industrial sector continues to fire on all cylinders
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read July 2021 — Decreasing vacancy rates, an active industrial development landscape and overall robust...
Regional leaders bullish on future of Greater Fort Lauderdale
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Rollback Of Unemployment Benefits Expected To Improve Hiring Challenges
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2021- Measures such as the implementation of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), stimulus...
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Local leaders sound off on balancing recovery efforts with economic growth
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2021 — Balancing the health of the local citizenry and business ecosystems in...
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‘Everyone Under the Sun’ welcome in Greater Fort Lauderdale, Broward County
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2021 — The pandemic’s disproportionate impact on the hospitality and tourism industry profoundly...
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Invest: Greater Fort Lauderdale 2021 Launch Conference set to highlight the market’s economic strength
Writer: Felipe Rivas  2 min read May 2021 — As the local market begins to emerge from the pandemic landscape,...
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A reflection on South Florida’s greatest innovations during the pandemic
Writer: Joey Garrand 4 min read May 2021 — Times of crisis bring about partnerships and innovations that otherwise might...
Scott Helms
Spotlight On: Scott Helms, Principal, Helms Development
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read May 2021 — Greater Fort Lauderdale has grown into one of South Florida logistics...
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No pipeline? No Problem, says Port Everglades
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read May 2021 — The Colonial Gas Pipeline, which stretches some 5,500 miles from Texas...
Bernard Paul-Hus
Spotlight On: Bernard Paul-Hus, President & CEO, Hypower Inc.
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read May 2021 — Based in South Florida, Hypower is an electrical and utility contractor...
Ralph-Godwin
Spotlight On: Ralph Godwin, President & CFO, YMP Real Estate Management, LLC
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read April 2021 — YMP Real Estate Management, LLC is a privately-held, fully integrated, real...
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Broward County eases COVID restrictions, prioritizes residents, infrastructure
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April 2021 — The widening availability of vaccines nationally and the stabilization of unemployment...
Spotlight On: Mike Tomko, President & CEO, BrightStar Credit Union
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read April 2021 — Mike Tomko, president & CEO of BrightStar Credit Union, is in...
Ginger Martin
Spotlight On: Ginger Martin, President & CEO, American National Bank
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read April 2021 — American National Bank is the oldest and largest community bank headquartered...
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South Florida condos are red-hot, but what are the implications?
Writer: Catie Schwartzman 2 min read April 2021 — As demand for single-family homes continues to heat up, South Florida...
Richard Lavina
CPAs roll with pandemic punches
It has been a busy cycle for tax professionals. For Taxfyle, the pandemic led to an uptick of business. This...
Giselle Cheminand
Career development goes virtual
Executive coaching, training and corporate development programs are best suited as in-person endeavors. For GCI Worldwide Corporation, an executive and...
Tim Davey
Sailing through the tempestuous pandemic landscape
The cruise industry came to a complete standstill as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the industry is positioned...
Gregory Stuart
Anticipating Broward County’s growth
Mass transit will continue to change and develop as both a mode of transportation and a means of guiding development....
David Hammond
Spotlight On: David Hammond, CEO, CSI International
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read March 2021 —As companies across every spectrum look toward effective sanitation technologies and methodologies...
Broward County
Low interest rates, high demand fire up Fort Lauderdale home prices
Writer: Catie Schwartzman 2 min read March 2021 — Historically low interest rates coupled with heavy demand for homes in...
First service
Addressing communities’ safety and lifestyle needs throughout the pandemic
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read March 2021 —In 2020, the South Florida residential market was teeming with expectations of...
Jane Bolin
The City of Oakland Park sets sight on future of its Downtown area
The City of Oakland Park anticipated and prepared for a decline in revenue at the onset of the health crisis...
Spotlight On: Joe Stuczynski, CEO, Memorial Hospital Pembroke
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read March 2021 — Memorial Healthcare System has been a leader in providing high-quality healthcare...
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What live music and art look like, one year after lockdown
Writer: Catie Schwartzman  2 min read March 2021 — What will the future of live art, music and entertainment look...
Jenni Morejon
Downtown Fort Lauderdale is ready for continued growth
There is a lot of interest brewing in Fort Lauderdale and its Downtown Development Authority is ready for it. The...
Dean Trantalis
Looking ahead yet remaining cautious is key for City’s recovery
The city of Fort Lauderdale made very conservative projections at the beginning of COVID yet finished the 2020 better than...
Daniel Chaberman
Suburban locations continue to be desirable for tenants
COVID-19 accelerated trends and business decisions as it forced industries and companies to reinvent themselves in the face of constant...
Gregory Haile
Spotlight On: Gregory Adam Haile, President, Broward College
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read February 2021 — Broward College is a public college in Fort Lauderdale that was...
Bill Habermeyer
SBA loans have been instrumental in keeping business going throughout the pandemic
SBA loans have been key in helping businesses maintain operations throughout the pandemic. These loans are essential and can really...
Rufus James
Spotlight On: Rufus James, Airport Manager, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas   2 min read February 2021 — Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE) is a one of the...
Al Fernandez
The construction sector flexes ability to stay resilient
The initial pandemic shock to the construction industry was filled with uncertainty and unanswered questions about the future of projects....
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Rising gas prices bode well for the future
Writer: Catie Schwartzman   2 min read February 2021 — Most tourism and entertainment venues are either closed or operating...
Brian Sudduth
Redeveloping older buildings to meet new demand
Construction activity in the Greater Fort Lauderdale area has picked up since the initial COVID-induced jolt to the sector. Rising...
Grant Thornton
Fort Lauderdale tech industry positions itself for growth and success
Writer: Catie Schwartzman 2 min read February 2021 — Fort Lauderdale is proving itself to be a viable option for...
Seth Seigel
Spotlight On:
Seth Siegel, Managing Partner – South Florida, Grant Thornton
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas  2 min read January 2021 —Technology is setting the stage for unparalleled professional services with the highest...
Bob Swindell
Broward County prepares for a safe transition into Phase 3
Governor Ron DeSantis' announcement that the state of Florida was ready to move into Phase 3 caused a lot of...
Ana Garcia
Despite challenges caused by pandemic, major projects are still moving forward in Dania Beach
Spirit Airlines broke ground in January for its new $250 million headquarters in Dania Beach and, despite challenges caused by...
Jonathan Daniels
Port Everglades master plan moves forward despite pandemic-related challenges
The Covid-19 pandemic has been especially challenging for ports as no federal funding was available to offset the heavy blow...
George "Bud" Scholl
OneBlood adjusts operations during the pandemic
OneBlood, operator of Florida blood donation centers, much like other companies in the healthcare sector, had to adjust operations due...
Mark Gale
Despite turbulent year, Fort Lauderdale Airport continues to make strides in safety and technology
The second half of this year has been particularly difficult for the aviation industry, however, Mark Gale, CEO & Director...
Vince Carrodeguas
Teamwork and telehealth are crucial for South Florida’s healthcare sector
For more than 50 years Banyan Health Systems has been meeting the healthcare needs of South Florida residents. Teamwork has...
Tony Cole
During challenging times Truist Cares is uniting communities through its philanthropic support
Truist, an American bank holding company, created Truist Cares to provide philanthropic support to its communities by distributing funds to...
Andy Marino
Truli for Health rolls out new healthcare platform in South Florida and Orlando
The coronavirus pandemic has taught the nation many lessons, mainly that health and affordability go hand and in hand. While...

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2 min read June 2022— The Fourth of July is fast approaching, and with it comes a holiday weekend of...
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Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read June 2022 — While the overall recovery of the hospitality sector was slow to...