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Dr. Howard Schwartz

An innovative approach to addressing mental health

The last two years have presented some difficult challenges toward mental health, resulting in an increased demand for psychiatrists. Dr. Howard Schwartz, partner for My...
David Hammond
David Hammond CEO CSI International
As a family-run business that started with 12 employees and now has over 1,700, CSI International understands how to creatively navigate a tough labor market....
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...
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...
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,...
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...
brian sudduth
South Florida’s industrial sector continues to fire on all cylinders
https://youtu.be/OjzUedjaIsI   Miller Construction Company is looking at a lot of development opportunities for last-mile distribution projects in the Fort...
Keith Costello
Remaining competitive in a crowded space
As a community bank with a robust digital presence, Locality Bank has a few creative advantages in addressing customers’ specific...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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....
Vincent Yarina
Local expert sounds off on the state of the engineering sector
For the engineering sector, soft skills and communication, as well as job fundamentals, remain important for new hires entering the...
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...
Heiko Dobrikow
In terms of resilience, Riverside Hotel has chosen to sit at the table rather than be on the menu
The health and safety of guests continues to be the top priority for Heiko Dobrikow, Executive Vice President & General...
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...
H. William ‘Bill’ Perry,
Retaining a strong company culture even when faced with crisis
After four consecutive years as being ranked as one of Florida Trend's 'Best Companies to Work For' Gunster has maintained...
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...
Philip Purcell
The show continues for South Florida’s marine industry
The 2020 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is ready to set sail. It is important to host the event while...
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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