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David Monahan, Brian McGeough, Eric Kennedy, David Freeman and Leonicio Ulloa

Current Builders In-house Training Program Transforms Florida’s Hourly Laborers into Superintendents

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The national labor shortage is hitting the construction industry with an especially hard punch, but South Florida's Current Builders has developed a transformative program to help alleviate the crisis. CB University is a free, bilingual, in-house program that educates motivated workers who want to advance to the next level.
Get Credit Healthy

The Mortgage Collaborative Adds Fintech Innovator Get Credit Healthy to Preferred Partner Network

SUNRISE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Fintech company, Get Credit Healthy (a subsidiary of Beta Music Group Inc. OTC PINK: BEMG) has been added to the Preferred Partner network of The Mortgage Collaborative ("TMC"). Get Credit Healthy will offer TMC members access to resources designed to reduce loan fallout and leverage data.
BSCC Before and After

Brandon Stem Cell Clinic (BSCC) in Tampa Offers Life-changing Treatment Options

TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Brandon Stem Cell Clinic (BSCC) recognizes that osteoarthritis is one of the most common joint conditions, affecting nearly 630 million people worldwide. It is commonly associated with aging but is also frequently seen in cases of overuse of joints. The growing number of cases alone prove a need for innovative and effective treatments as populations continue to age. (VIDEO)
Hairstylist Cece Nunez of Salon Sardis

St. Petersburg FL Hairstylist Cece Nunez of Salon Sardis to Join Ted Gibson Artistic Team for NY Fashion Week

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Renowned celebrity hairstylist Ted Gibson and Master Colorist Jason Backe are excited to have stylist Cece Nunez of Salon Sardis join the Ted Gibson Artistic Team in participating in this season's Spring/Summer 2020 New York Fashion Week!
Allen Pollack

OpenClose Expands Digital Mortgage Technology Team, Adds Technologist Allen Pollack as VP of Innovation

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- OpenClose, an industry-leading multi-channel loan origination system (LOS) and digital mortgage fintech provider, announced that Allen Pollack, a seasoned industry veteran that has been instrumental in the digital shift and transformation of the industry, has joined the company in the newly created position of vice president of product innovation.
FL Distillers with Rep Rutherford

Florida Distillers Go to Capitol Hill to Urge Support for Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The St. Augustine Distillery joined two Florida distillers along with more than 150 craft distillers from around the country who gathered in Washington, D.C. from July 22 through July 24 for the distilled spirits industry's 10th Annual Public Policy Conference, co-hosted by the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA).
Reinventing Your City

RMA Offers Premier Consultations to City Leaders in Florida: Authors of ‘Reinventing Your City’ Celebrate National Book Lovers Day

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- RMA is offering complimentary 15-minute consultations to city and county leaders who purchase 25 or more copies of the book, "Reinventing Your City: Eight Steps to Turn Your City Around" (ISBN: 978-0986086007). The offer commences on August 9, National Book Lovers Day, and runs until August 31, 2019.

FLORIDA GOVERNMENT

Pompano Beach Looks Nationwide for Master Developer

Major Florida Development Prospect Located in Opportunity Zone – Pompano Beach Looks Nationwide for Master Developer

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The City of Pompano Beach and its redevelopment agency have over 30 acres of land located in an Opportunity Zone out to bid seeking a Master Developer for an Innovation District in the downtown. The land is one of the last undeveloped areas in South Florida bordering the I-95 corridor with direct beach access. Deadline to submit a Letter of Interest is July 10, 2019.
Pompano Beach Innovation District

Pompano Beach CRA Seeks Master Developer for Downtown and Innovation District

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The City of Pompano Beach and Pompano Beach CRA have issued a Request for Letters of Interest (RLI) for a Master Developer for the City's Downtown and Innovation District. The South Florida municipality has undergone a tremendous transformation during the past few years, and the creation of a dense urban downtown is the next redevelopment goal.
BSCC Before and After

Brandon Stem Cell Clinic (BSCC) in Tampa Offers Life-changing Treatment Options

TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Brandon Stem Cell Clinic (BSCC) recognizes that osteoarthritis is one of the most common joint conditions, affecting nearly 630 million people worldwide. It is commonly associated with aging but is also frequently seen in cases of overuse of joints. The growing number of cases alone prove a need for innovative and effective treatments as populations continue to age. (VIDEO)
Hairstylist Cece Nunez of Salon Sardis

St. Petersburg FL Hairstylist Cece Nunez of Salon Sardis to Join Ted Gibson Artistic Team for NY Fashion Week

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Renowned celebrity hairstylist Ted Gibson and Master Colorist Jason Backe are excited to have stylist Cece Nunez of Salon Sardis join the Ted Gibson Artistic Team in participating in this season's Spring/Summer 2020 New York Fashion Week!
Allen Pollack

OpenClose Expands Digital Mortgage Technology Team, Adds Technologist Allen Pollack as VP of Innovation

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- OpenClose, an industry-leading multi-channel loan origination system (LOS) and digital mortgage fintech provider, announced that Allen Pollack, a seasoned industry veteran that has been instrumental in the digital shift and transformation of the industry, has joined the company in the newly created position of vice president of product innovation.
FL Distillers with Rep Rutherford

Florida Distillers Go to Capitol Hill to Urge Support for Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The St. Augustine Distillery joined two Florida distillers along with more than 150 craft distillers from around the country who gathered in Washington, D.C. from July 22 through July 24 for the distilled spirits industry's 10th Annual Public Policy Conference, co-hosted by the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA).

NATIONAL NEWS

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