Infrastructure

Boston’s big leap into decarbonized energy

Writer: Victor Cabrera 2 min read November 2022 — A major step toward a decarbonized energy future was taken last week in Boston as Vicinity...
Spotlight On: Charles Lattuca, President & CEO, GoTriangle
2 min read November 2022 — GoTriangle serves as the regional transit system for the wider Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area. In a conversation with Invest:, Charles...
Spotlight On: Cory Kuchinsky, CFO, CPS Energy
2 min read November 2022 — Cory Kuchinsky, CFO of CPS Energy, caught up with Invest: San Antonio to discuss...
Spotlight On: Robert Puente, President & CEO, San Antonio Water System
2 min read November 2022 — Invest: spoke with Robert Puente, president and CEO of San Antonio Water System, about...
Spotlight On: Justin Maierhofer, Regional Vice President, Tennessee Valley Authority
2 min read November 2022 — Trends like the growth of electric cars represent a major change for electricity companies....
What’s next for the Glassboro-Camden Line?
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read November 2022 — With the selection of South Jersey Transit Partners to provide engineering...
Spotlight On: Beth McCague, CFO & Chief of Staff, JAXPORT
2 min read October 2022 — Invest: spoke with CFO of JAXPORT Beth McCague about the port’s role in the...
What’s next for Hillsborough County’s transportation tax referendum?
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read October 2022 — A Hillsborough County judge struck down the county’s proposed transportation surtax...
San Antonio’s transportation network: Tunnels, trains, advanced rapid transit
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read  October 2022 — As San Antonio continues to see its population grow and new businesses...
Spotlight On: Mike Renna, President & CEO, South Jersey Industries
2 min read October 2022 — In an interview with Invest:, Mike Renna, president and CEO of energy services holding...
New Jersey’s cheap(er) gas: state bucks national trends as EV chargers roll out
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read October  2022 — While inflation remains a key issue for businesses and residents alike,...
MARTA continues transit-oriented development push, this time at Arts Center Station
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read October 2022 — Demonstrating its increasing use of transit-oriented development projects around its system...
Broward’s Coastal Link and the New River: We’ll cross that bridge when we get there
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read September 2022— Earlier this week, Fort Lauderdale’s Mayor Dean Trantalis delivered his state of...
Back on track: Rail strike averted
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read September 2022—Earlier this morning, a tentative deal was struck between the country’s railroad union...
Minnesota cities face challenges accessing grants and meeting residents’ needs
Writer: Eleana Teran 2 min read September 2022 — While record levels of federal funds have been committed to improving...
Georgia and Tennessee solidify position as EV front-runners
Writer: Eleana Teran 2 min read August 2022 — Georgia and Tennessee are further positioning themselves as the backbone of...
Spotlight On: Ike Sherlock, COO & Executive Vice President, AGX Freight
2 min read August 2022 — AGX Freight is a full-service transportation and logistics platform. Invest: spoke with Chief Operating...
Pittsburgh International Airport is among world’s most innovative airports
Writer: Lincoln Warstler 2 min read July 2022 — Four million honeybees, air taxis and a first-of-its-kind microgrid are just...
Public transit and transportation infrastructure are key to Nashville’s future success
Writer: Ryan Gandolfo 4 min read July 2022 — Public transit is typically an afterthought in most U.S. cities. It’s...
Port of Philadelphia among world’s best in navigating supply chain issues
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read July  2022 — Amid supply chain issues that have no end in sight, the...
Mansoor Ahsan
Spotlight On: Mansoor Ahsan, Chief Executive Officer, Bridgefarmer & Associates Inc.
2 min read May 2022 — Civil engineering firm Bridgefarmer & Associates, Inc. has grown 25% in the last three...
construction projects Jacksonville
If you build it, they will come
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read March 2022 — Construction is so commonplace that it’s hardly noticeable when a project...
Port Everglades Authority
Spotlight On: Jonathan Daniels, CEO & Port Director, Port Everglades Authority
2 min read February 2022 — Port Everglades is one of the busiest cruise ports in the world, a leading...
Bob Gordon Commissioner
Spotlight On: Bob Gordon, Commissioner, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities
4 min read March 2022 — New Jersey is taking ambitious strides in addressing climate change and is striving to...
infrastructure Broward
City officials working hard to keep up with the infrastructure needed to support growing population
Writer: Caty Hirst  2 min read March 2022 — Broward County is getting its first people-mover project to shuttle travelers...
Improving infrastructure as population booms in Palm Beach County
Writer: Caty Hirst  2 min read March 2022— Infrastructure development in South Florida isn’t keeping pace with the rapid boom...
Geothermal energy
Going green, Philadelphia considers unlikely energy source: geothermal
Writer: Caty Hirst 2 min read February 2022 — Geothermal energy could become a top source of energy for Philadelphia...
Sasha Weintraub Duke Energy
Spotlight On: Sasha Weintraub, Senior VP Natural Gas Business Unit, Duke Energy
2 min read February 2022 — In an interview with Invest:, Sasha Weintraub, senior VP of Duke Energy’s Natural Gas...
Nashville manufactoring sector
No stopping Nashville — and Tennessee’s — advanced manufacturing sector
Writer: Caty Hirst 2 min read February 2022 — Nashville continues to attract leading advanced manufacturing companies, with two deals...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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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Spotlight On: Tom O’Connor, Market President & Senior Director – Middle Market Banking, Synovus Bank
2 min read December 2022 — Synovus Bank provides an array of financial services, ranging from commercial and retail banking...
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Palm Beach real estate market shifts as homes linger on the market
Writer: Gabriela Enamorado 2 min read December  2022 —Palm Beach County, an area that has emerged as the “Wall Street...
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Spotlight On: Scott Dunn, Commissioner, Fayette County
2 min read November 2022 — Invest: spoke with Fayette County Commissioner Scott Dunn about his take on industry growth,...