Infrastructure

broadband access

Addressing the lack of broadband access and connectivity

Writer: Caty Hirst  2 min read December 2021— Federal funding for critical infrastructure needs will begin pouring into Florida in the coming months — including...
broward transportation
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. Now, it is becoming a...
Federal grant will go toward redeveloping Charlotte’s transportation center
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez  2 min read November 2021— Now that Charlotte has the money to rebuild its transportation center, just...
Toni Murphy Comcast
Spotlight On: Toni Murphy, Senior Vice President – Keystone Region, Comcast
2 min read November 2021 — Comcast is a renowned global media and technology company and is one of the...
San antonio Metropolitan Transit
Federal funds mean big decisions for VIA Metropolitan Transit
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read November 2021 — It’s not a secret that the San Antonio transit system could...
Charlotte real estate
Reimagining real estate: Charlotte is re-imagining space and how it’s used
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read October 2021— The pandemic placed every industry in a once-in-a-lifetime position and, as a...
Spotlight On: Carlos Duart, President, CDR Maguire
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — Technology is poised to continue to play a fundamental role in...
New Jersey Wind Port
Groundbreaking of New Jersey Wind Port is a significant step for New Jersey
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read September 2021 — A significant breakthrough for wind power in New Jersey took place...
Ida’s destruction highlights Philadelphia’s need for the infrastructure bill
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read September 2021 — As the floodwaters settle on the Northeast coast and cities assess...
What is continuing to fuel real estate demand?
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read August 2021— While many consider low interest rates to be a factor in fueling...
san antonio
Strengthening San Antonio’s infrastructure is critical to accommodate population growth
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez 2 min read July 2021— Cities throughout the southern United States are currently experiencing considerable population growth...
Tampa airport
Travel plans this summer? TPA is ready
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read June 2021 — Whether traveling in or out of Tampa Bay this summer, Tampa...
Traveling for work? Maybe, says Minnesota
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read June 2021— With over 5.5 million vaccine doses administered and over 2.7 million having...
clean energy
Energy companies and state government strive for carbon neutrality
Writer: Joey Garrand 2 min read June 2021 — In Pennsylvania, temperatures are projected to increase by about 5.9°F by...
City of Miami
Faceoff: Miami construction leaders optimistic about future of the sector
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2021 — Deeming the construction sector essential was a major win for the...
pipeline
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...
delta airlines
More aircraft, more routes for Minneapolis-St. Paul
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read May 2021 — In a move that shows the aviation industry’s growing confidence in...
Miami
South Florida struggling to provide affordable housing
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read May 2021 — While Miami and most of Florida’s real estate market is seeing...
solar energy
Atlanta: 100% clean energy by 2050
Writer: Joey Garrand  2 min read April 2021 — Atlanta and other cities in Georgia, such as Savannah, Athens, Augusta...
Invest Philadelphia 2021
Future of education, energy and financial sectors highlight Invest: Philadelphia 2021 Launch Conference
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April 2021 — A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, the light at the end...
Transportation
A national first: ETF to focus solely on Minnesota municipal bonds
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read, March 2021 — The only ETF invested primarily in Minnesota Municipal Bonds in the...
Invest: Philadelphia 2021 Launch Conference set to highlight Philadelphia’s economic
Writer: Joey Garrand  2 min read March 2021 — Philadelphia’s economic resilience in the face of unprecedented challenges to highlight...
plane
Atlanta’s airline industry gets ready for take-off
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 minute read March 2021 — With Atlanta set to out-pace the national COVID-19 recovery rate, the...
Solar Panel
Orlando region investing heavily in solar
By: Joey Garrand 2 min read January 2021 — With the world pumping out 33 gigatonnes of energy-related CO2 emissions...
Office Space
The battle for Tampa Bay’s office future
By: Brendan Meagher 2 min read December 2020 — The flexibility required of companies throughout the course of the COVID-19...
Generic Graph
It’s Business as Usual for Atlanta’s Booming Economy
By: Sara Warden 2 min read November 2020 — Ranked by Forbes as the 13th-best place in the country for...
Focus Atlanta 2020 Cover
Focus: Atlanta 2020 Press Release
By: Felipe Rivas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 27, 2020 Atlanta’s economic resilience in the face of unprecedented challenges to highlight...
An influx of affordable housing is coming to Orlando
By: Beatrice Silva  2 min read September 2020  — Affordable housing has been a major cause for concern in Florida...
Face Off:
Adaptability is par for the course for these development leaders
By: Max Crampton Thomas   Andrew Burnett                           ...
Ghost kitchens very much alive in South Florida
By: Beatrice Silva 2 min read August 2020  — The digital age means consumers can enjoy a restaurant experience without...
Industrial investors eager to pounce on faltering retail properties
By: Beatrice Silva  2 min read August 2020 — Before April, e-commerce was already a booming business but COVID-19 has...
How the hospitality industry is staying afloat during the flash recession
By: Beatrice Silva  2 min read FORT LAUDERDALE — The hospitality sector is a vital factor in South Florida's economy....
The Post-Pandemic City
By: Abby Melone, President & CEO, Capital Analytics It’s a truism in today’s hyper-connected world that people go where the...
Orlando scores a win for its tourism sector
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020 — Hospitality leaders and sports fans alike are cheering for the Central...
South Florida real estate leaders analyze opportunities in current economic cycle
By: Felipe Rivas Virtually every sector of the economy has been pinched, crushed, or depleted by the initial impact of conducting...
Peach State leaders analyze current market opportunities
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020 — Virtually every sector of the economy has been pinched, crushed, or depleted...
Spotlight On:
Tim Perry, Managing Partner, North American Properties
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020—The new real estate landscape will belong to those companies who find value through...
Spotlight On:
John Lawrence, President, Mid-Atlantic Territory at Aetna, a CVS Health Company
By: Max Crampton Thomas 2 min read June 2020 —  Founded in 1853, Aetna is one of the nation's leading...
How to shake the COVID-19 blues in South Florida
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020—For the better half of a year, the majority of news across platforms, watercooler...
Georgia nurtures positive business activity despite pandemic
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020 — The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the national economy since its arrival in...
Pennsylvania ready for a partial reopening; Philly, New Jersey not there yet
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020 — Along the East Coast, states are phasing in the reopening of...
Charlotte begins reopening process, Altanta ramps up COVID-19 testing
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020—Southeast metro areas like Charlotte and Atlanta have been a popular destination for...
Spotlight On:
Catherine Stempien, President, Duke Energy Florida
By: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read April 2020 — Duke Energy is among the largest electric power holding companies in...
Federal, state govts rally to help homeless during COVID-19 outbreak
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read  — Since March, shelter-in-place measures have become the norm across the nation, shuttering nonessential businesses,...
South Jersey and Philadelphia transition into online learning
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April 2020 — As the coronavirus reduced daily activity to only essential services, educational...
COVID-19 making innovation a must for educators
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April 2020 — As the coronavirus reduced daily activity to only essential services, educational...
Spotlight On:
Steven McCraney, President & CEO, McCraney Property Company
By: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read April 2020 —  The strength of the commercial real estate sector relies on the...
Networking at Noon, webinars keep Burlington Regional Chamber members informed
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April 2020 — The novel coronavirus forced a global halt to major international, regional and...
Staying connected: ‘Saturday Soiree’ in Palm Beach
By: Felipe Rivas [caption id="attachment_17735" align="alignleft" width="300"] Stay Connected Freindship Relationship Social Concept[/caption] 2 min read April 2020 — The...
Spotlight On:
Kevin Poet, Charlotte Vice President of Operations, Siemens
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April — Companies across sectors are fervently working to reduce emissions, switch to renewable energies...
Maintaining unity through webinars and industry-specific virtual talks
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April 2020 — The novel coronavirus forced a global halt to major international, regional and...
Face off:
How Concord is planning for sustained growth
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read March 2020 — The city of Concord is setting its sights on securing high-quality...
Spotlight On:
Renee Jadusingh, Executive Director, Delray Beach CRA
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read March 2020 — The Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) was established by the...
Stay hopeful: Handling coronavirus-related stress in Palm Beach County
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read March 2020 — With constant updates on the coronavirus and its impact on the...
A look at American Airlines’ Charlotte operations: 700 daily departures and counting
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read Feb 2020 — From its strong headquarter relocation culture to its growing population and...
Face Off:
Bringing More Energy to the Bay
By: Max Crampton Thomas 4 min read February 2020 — As the Tampa Bay region continues to grow both in...
Miami’s Top 5 Fantastic Food Festivities
By: Max Crampton Thomas 4 min read February 2020 — This weekend on Miami Beach there are guaranteed to be three...
Spotlight On:
Catherine Stempien, President, Duke Energy Florida
By: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read February 2020 — Duke Energy Florida is not just increasing the amount of renewable...
The Peach State’s tourism industry is thriving
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read February 2020 — Florida has the beaches, Pennsylvania has the Pocono Mountains, and California...
Spotlight On:
Gray Shell, Division President, TRI Pointe Homes
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read January 2020 — Creative product design and an increase in density are part of...
Face Off:
The growth of Gaston County
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read January 2020 — In the last few years, Gaston County, located an hour away...
Local leaders optimistic amid Charlotte’s latest jobs ranking
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read January 2020   — The Queen City closed out the decade as one of the hottest...
Miami Beach Welcomes Two New Hotel Developments to Usher in 2020
By: Sara Warden 2 min read January 2020 — Miami Beach’s hospitality industry entered 2020 with a bang, with two high-profile hotel...
Spotlight On:
Anddrikk Frazier, President & CEO, Integral Energy
By: Max Crampton-Thomas 3 min read January 2020 — A growing economy in the Tampa Bay region equates to growth...
Georgia Wraps Up Decade as Top State for business
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read January 2020 — Development and growth in Atlanta remain strong as the decade comes...
Public-Private Partners Devise Future of Queen City
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read January 2020 — In the last decade, Charlotte rose from the devastating effects of...
Orlando’s convention center starting 2020 strong
By: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read December 2019 — The Orange County Convention Center, one of Orlando’s economic engines, is...
Spotlight On:
Sean Beuche, Regional Manager, Marcus & Millichap
By: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read December 2019 — 2019 was a steady year for Philadelphia’s commercial real estate. The market’s...
Philadelphia, South Jersey Prioritize Transit, Affordability, Sustainability in 2020
By: Sara Warden 2 min read December 2019 — Although under slightly different time frames, both South Jersey and Philadelphia’s local and...
Spotlight on:
Flint McNaughton, CEO & Founding Partner, SunCap Property Group
By: Felipe Rivas The Charlotte Metro Area offers access to capital, a talented and growing workforce, and an affordable cost...
Decatur embraces “hipsturbia”
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read December 2019 — Downtowns throughout the nation are popular among millennials for their walkability and...
Art Basel: Miami Art Week Brings the City to a Standstill
By: Sara Warden 2 min read December 2019 — Art Basel is in to town. When Swiss art dealers Ernst Beyeler, Trudl...
Thanksgiving in the Queen City
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2019— Gratitude, family, fellowship, outdoor activities, turkey, gravy, and shopping are some of the...
Spotlight On:
Liz Babson, Director, Charlotte Department of Transportation
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2019 — As Charlotte continues to grow, the Department of Transportation is looking at...
Miami Dominates in Innovative Coworking Real Estate
By: Sara Warden 2 min read NOVEMBER 2019 — The traditional office space is changing fast. Hot-desking came first, and now with...
Spotlight On:
Brett Gray, Managing Principal, Cushman & Wakefield
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2019 - In the last few years, the Charlotte Metro Area has enjoyed consistent growth,...
James Fox, President, Maddox Group
By Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — To be successful in the construction industry, a company needs to...
The Unsolved Mysteries of the Everglades
By Sara Warden 2 min read October 2019 - The Everglades is a sprawling wonder of nature – over 1.5 million acres...
5 Spooktacular Halloween Attractions You Can’t Miss in Charlotte
By Felipe Rivas 2 min read October 2019 - Charlotte is attracting companies, large businesses, and families looking to enjoy everything...
Top 5 Haunted Happenings in Tampa Bay
By: Max Crampton-Thomas 4 min read October 2019 — The month of October is known for seasonal change, pumpkin-spiced everything...
Spotlight On:
Courtney Orr, Ybor Development Manager, Ybor City Development Corporation
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — Founded in the late 1800s, Ybor City is not only a...
Our Pick: 5 Scariest Halloween Attractions in Philly
By: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read October 2019 — Philadelphia is a city of firsts, from its rich history to...
Spotlight On:
Chuck Hurchalla, President, Evolution Energy Partners
By Yolanda Rivas 2 min read October 2019 —  Energy efficiency and sustainability are hot topics of conversation across all...
Spotlight On:
Lisa Scott-Founds, President & CEO, Winterfest Inc
By Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — The Broward County community is spoiled for choice when it comes...
Spotlight On:
Gary Gagnon, President & CEO, Gagnon Development
Writer: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read October 2019 — Gary Gagnon’s family has been involved in the real estate industry...
Solar: The Ray of Light in Miami’s Clean Energy Bid
By Sara Warden 2 min read October 2019 — This month, youth climate advocates came together around the world to highlight the...
Spotlight On:
Daniels Ikajevs, Chairman, The Ring Workspaces
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — As the need for office space continues unabated, innovative solutions like...
Top 5 Family-Friendly Destinations in the Tampa Bay Region
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 4 min read October 2019 — With almost 1,000 people moving into Florida every day, the appeal...
Spotlight On:
Jeffrey Mylton, Charlotte Market President, HomeTrust Bank
By Felipe Rivas 2 min read October 2019 — The Charlotte Metro Area is home to a plethora of banks...
Atlanta’s Entertainment Pull Buoys Hospitality Industry
By Sara Warden 2 min read October 2019 — With 130 new hotel constructions planned across Metro Atlanta, the city now ranks...
A Show 60 Years in the Making
By Max Crampton-Thomas  2 min read October 2019 — Oct. 30 to Nov. 3 are probably the most important couple...
Spotlight On:
Asi Cymbal, President & Owner, Cymbal Development
By Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — Fort Lauderdale’s real estate development market is in its prime and...
Spotlight On:
Matthew Taylor, Chairman & CEO, Duane Morris LLP
By Yolanda Rivas 2 min read OCTOBER 2019 — As the Philadelphia legal market grows and consolidates, Philadelphia-based firm Duane...
How Philly Universities Are Getting Ready for Jobs of the Future
Writer: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read OCTOBER 2019 — The higher education sector is one of Philadelphia’s main economic engines....
Charlotte Rising to Tech Challenge Related to Emerging Workforce
By Felipe Rivas 2 min read October 2019 - The business world was abuzz earlier in October when American conglomerate Honeywell broke...
MDX invests in Miami’s transport infrastructure
Invest: Miami speaks with the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority With five projects being executed and seven others in the pipeline, the...
Attracting the world
How mixed-use developments are bringing world-class buyers to Miami and making it a global real estate destination Stephen Owens President – Swire Properties...
Intelligent luxury
How temporary slowdowns do not undermine the strength of Miami’s real estate David Martin President – Terra How are developers...

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The Twin Cities’ business leaders remain bullish on the future
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read January 2022 —  While 2020 brought circumstances that no one could have foreseen and...
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Spotlight On: Charles Friederichs, CEO, Central Minnesota Credit Union
2 min read January 2022 — Central Minnesota Credit Union is unique in its emphasis on commercial transactions and has...
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Back to school and to (some) normalcy
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez  2 min read January 2022— Last year wasn’t a normal year for educators but universities in Charlotte...
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Spotlight On: Clark Goodman, Charlotte Office Managing Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
2 min read January 2022 — Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP is a transatlantic law firm serving corporate, individual, and...