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Brightline’s big developments: Miami to Orlando route eyeing completion

Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read  April 2022 — Brightline’s railroad connecting Miami to Orlando is now 75% complete, the company told investors last week. ...
Nadine Lee
Spotlight On: Nadine Lee, President & CEO, Dallas Area Rapid Transit
2 min read April 2022 — Invest: spoke with Nadine Lee, president and CEO of Dallas Area Rapid Transit, to discuss the evolution of public...
laura beebe
On the frontlines of innovation within the aviation industry
https://youtu.be/WZnBBIsm8fM   South Florida is at the forefront when it comes to air transportation, which is evident at Palm Beach...
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...
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...
Jacksonville Transportation Authority Spotlight On Nathaniel Ford
Spotlight On: Nathaniel Ford, CEO, Jacksonville Transportation Authority
2 min read February 2022 — In an interview with Invest:, Nathaniel Ford, CEO of Jacksonville Transportation Authority, talked about...
Frontier-Spirit merger
Frontier-Spirit merger could signal growth for Orlando’s airport
Writer: Caty Hirst 2 min read December 2021 — The acquisition of Florida-based Spirit Airlines by Denver-based Frontier would make...
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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...
broward county economy
Broward juggles economic prosperity, population growth, traffic, land scarcity, and housing affordability
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read January 2022 — Over the past decade, Broward County has seen a steady increase...
Orlando
Clearer skies ahead as a new year takes off
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez  2 min read  January 2022 — As most restrictions for international travelers were lifted by the end...
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Support for an Orlando-Tampa Brightline extension gains momentum
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez 2 min read December 2021— On Dec. 2 Brightline leaders are scheduled to address Polk County’s Transportation...
Orlando Sanford International Airport Tom Nolan
Spotlight On: Tom Nolan, President & CEO, Orlando Sanford International Airport
2 min read November 2021 — “Aviation has made the world more accessible and Orlando Sanford International Airport is proud...
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...
City of San Antonio Transportation Department
Spotlight On: Tomika Monterville, Director, City of San Antonio Transportation Department
2 min read November 2021 — The purpose of San Antonio’s Transportation Department is to create a safe, equitable, and...
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...
san antonio airport
San Antonio airport ready for expansion to take off
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read October 2021 — Three years and a pandemic later, a project to enhance San...
Spotlight On: Shannon James, President & CEO, Aerotropolis Atlanta Alliance
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — The pandemic highlighted the need for greater community outreach to address...
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Transportation projects taking off in South Florida amid population growth
Writer: Brittany Pressner 2 min read September 2021 — South Florida is growing more populated by the day. According to...
Charles Lattuca
Spotlight On: Charles Lattuca, President & CEO, GoTriangle
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas  2 min read September 2021 — The Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill Triangle is anticipating strong and constant population growth...
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...
‘Brighter’ Days ahead for Florida’s transportation woes
Writer: Cameron Saunders 2 min read August 2021— In the United States, demand is high for infrastructure improvements. Boldly conceived...
Jaxport plays to strengths amid pandemic challenges
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read August 2021— In 2Q20 e-commerce sales soared, accounting for about 16% of all sales...
Nil policies
Name, image and likeness rule changes mean entrepreneurial opportunities for student-athletes
Writer: Felipe Rivas  2 min read July 2021 —  While college sports have historically been a lucrative business for educational...
nashville
Put down the cigar and keep your feet off the desk, Nashville
Writer: Joey Garrand 2 min read June 2021 — Middle Tennessee’s transformation has been remarkable, but with this growth and...
Miami
Face Off: Professional perspectives on the growth and future of their industry
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read June 2021— While most businesses questioned how to best navigate the changing regulatory, legal,...
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...
North Carolina
What will the future of business travel look like? NC business leaders sound off
Writer: Felipe Rivas  2 min read June 2021 — The adoption of remote work has been one of the major...
South Florida
South Florida stretches its legs
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read June 2021 — The early phases of the pandemic saw the “COVID-pivot,” where businesses,...
Lee Kreuger
Spotlight On: Lee Krueger, President, Saint Paul Port Authority
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read June 2021 — In an interview with Invest:, President of the Saint Paul Port...
Palm Beach
Rowdy Memorial Day weekend expected as Palm Beach boaters hit the water
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read May 2021 — After a long and difficult year that saw many people stay...
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...
parking
Where do I park? Minneapolis ditches parking minimum requirements
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read May 2021 — Minneapolis is joining a select few cities that have chosen to...
Telework thrives in Tampa Bay but residents still want better transportation options
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2021 — The acceleration and adoption of remote work capabilities has been a...
airport
Raleigh-Durham International Airport expands services and leads the Triangle’s recovery
Writer: Catie Schwartzman 2 min read May 2021 — While the Raleigh-Durham International Airport still sits below pre-pandemic numbers, the...
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...
Itay Ron
Spotlight On: Itay Ron, Investment Director, Faropoint
Writer: Joey Garrand 2 min read April 2021 — High-density population, last-mile opportunities, and infill location facilities into urban pockets...
Transportation
Suez Canal incident potential boon for South Florida and Latin America Partners
Writer: Joey Garrand 2 min read April 2021 — Over the course of six days, nearly $60 billion of global...
Airplane
Orlando aviation slowly recovering from devastation
Writer: Joey Garrand  2 min read March 2021 — 2020 was a hard-hitting year for the aviation industry, which was...
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...
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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...
Palm Beach County improves COVID-19 equity for elderly, minority communities
Writer : Catie Schwartzman   2 min read March 2021 — While COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expanded this week, wide distribution...
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Major projects on course for Sugarloaf CID
Writer: Felipe Rivas   2 min read February 2021 — Despite the coronavirus-related challenges, Gwinnett County’s Sugarloaf Community Improvement District...
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Palm Beach has put in its share of transit work. Now it’s the state’s turn
Writer: Catie Schwartzman   2 min read February 2021 — Maintaining Florida’s expansive public transportation amid the COVID-19 pandemic has...
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...
Gas Pump
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...
Palm Beach School
Brightline to restart services at end of 2021
By: Catie Schwartzman 2 min read January 2021 — Brightline, South Florida’s upscale, high-speed train, is slated to restart service...
Tampa International Airport
What is the future of international air travel post-pandemic?
By: Catie Schwartzman  2 min read January 2021 — 2020 shaped up to be the worst year for Tampa Bay’s...
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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...
Airport
Safety first as airports prepare for Thanksgiving increase in passengers
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read November 2020 — After what has been an extraordinarily difficult year for the aviation...
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...
His Airness bullish on NASCAR
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read September 2020 — After conquering every imaginable feat on the basketball court, His Airness is ready to...
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show must go on
By: Beatrice Silva 2 min read September 2020  — The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) must go on despite challenges surrounding...
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...
Brightline and Virgin sever rail ties
By: Beatrice Silva 2 min read August 2020 — Brightline is passing on Virgin Trains. On Aug. 7, the high-speed...
Tech sector continues to thrive in Atlanta
The Atlanta area, long known as a logistics and fintech hub, is bolstering its reputation as a producer of tech...
How the aviation industry is weathering COVID-19 turbulence
By: Beatrice Silva 2 min read July 2020 — Summer this year is drastically different. Instead of hopping on planes...
How Orlando is improving its transportation infrastructure through technology
By: Beatrice Silva 2 min read  — Public transportation is a vital contributing element to urban sustainability. Practical transportation networks...
Real estate development is booming in Fort Lauderdale
By: Beatrice Silva  2 min read -  Real estate development in Fort Lauderdale is getting a jolt of confidence despite...
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...
Technology professionals curious about Gwinnett’s Peachtree Corners
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020 — Techies, entrepreneurs and business owners throughout the Peach State and beyond are...
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...
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...
Logistics Expo MODEX Going Ahead Despite Coronavirus Concerns
By: Sara Warden 2 min read March 2020 — Despite Coronavirus concerns, this year’s MODEX conference is going ahead as scheduled...
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...
Spotlight On:
Diane H. Crews, President & CEO, Orlando Sanford International Airport
By: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read February 2020 — Since 1971, the Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) has been fulfilling...
Tourists, Flight Availability Underpin MCO’s Record Growth
By: Sara Warden 2 min read February 2020 — Orlando’s tourism industry is going from strength to strength, generating $75.2 billion...
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:
Christopher Lam, Partner, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read February 2020 — Charlotte’s growth continues to attract a gamut of industries and talent...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Smart plan
How the Department of Transportation and Public Works is using information sharing to make a better transport system Alice Bravo Director...
Modernizing transport network
Invest: Miami speaks with Charles Scurr, Executive Director, Transportation Trust What have been the main achievements of the People’s Transportation...
Leveraging Assets
How transportation companies prepare for the future using the infrastructure of the past Vincent Signorello, President & CEO – Florida East...

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2 min read March 2022 —  Invest: met with Dan Rajkowski, COO of the Charlotte Knights, about how the organization...