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FLORIDA BUSINESS

Women Leaders in Medical Marijuana Industry

American Medical Marijuana Physicians Association 2019 Annual Meeting Hosted Over 300 Attendees and Physicians

ORLANDO, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The American Medical Marijuana Physicians Association (AMMPA) held their 3rd Annual Conference on October 4-6 at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista. More than 300 medical marijuana practitioners and physicians from across the nation and other countries around the world attended the 3-day conference.
papa inc and HomeThrive

Papa and HomeThrive Launch Strateg Partnership to Better Support Loved Ones Aging in Place

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Papa Inc., a nationwide provider of services for seniors and caregivers announced today its newest partnership with HomeThrive. The launch will begin November 11, 2019 in Illinois, Michigan and Florida where Papa Pals will work with HomeThrive and their clients to provide Papa's companionship and in-home support services.
Hans van der Sluijs

Hans van der Sluijs Joins Biomaterials Firm, BioTork, as Chief Development Officer

GAINESVILLE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- BioTork, the leading evolution biotechnology company, today announced that biotech executive Hans van der Sluijs has joined the company as Chief Development Officer. Hans brings over 20 years of international business leadership experience, with a focus on business development, management, and building strategic alliances/partnerships.
Dr. Craig Spodak

Dental Expert Dr. Craig Spodak Named Align Technology Faculty Member

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Dr. Craig Spodak, dentist at Spodak Dental Group, was recently named a member of Align Technology's North American Faculty. He is considered an expert in his field and joins a group of elite dentists, orthodontists and team educators across the world, and is among one of only a few Align Faculty Members in Florida.

What Does Love and Sex Have to Do With It? – Female Author Puts New Spin on Old Topic

ORLANDO, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- A new book released by RSRX, LLC, "Women, Sex & What's Love Got to do With It" (ISBN: 978-1532358975) by A.M. Vignetti, is a short and humorous read that most people - men, women, young and old - will likely relate to personal events in their own lives.
National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

NMEDA Non-Profit Announces New Safety-Reviewed Wheelchair Vehicle Resource

TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) announced today the debut of an online resource designed to help people with disabilities and their caregivers make informed choices when shopping for a wheelchair accessible vehicle.
ARMCO

ARMCO Completes Fast Track Implementation, Delivering on Bay Equity QC Deadline

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- ACES Risk Management (ARMCO), the leading provider of enterprise financial risk mitigation solutions, has announced that it has implemented ACES Audit Technology(TM) for Bay Equity Home Loans, well within the lender's 45-day deadline for launching its new quality control (QC) operations.

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.
Hans van der Sluijs

Hans van der Sluijs Joins Biomaterials Firm, BioTork, as Chief Development Officer

GAINESVILLE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- BioTork, the leading evolution biotechnology company, today announced that biotech executive Hans van der Sluijs has joined the company as Chief Development Officer. Hans brings over 20 years of international business leadership experience, with a focus on business development, management, and building strategic alliances/partnerships.
Dr. Craig Spodak

Dental Expert Dr. Craig Spodak Named Align Technology Faculty Member

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Dr. Craig Spodak, dentist at Spodak Dental Group, was recently named a member of Align Technology's North American Faculty. He is considered an expert in his field and joins a group of elite dentists, orthodontists and team educators across the world, and is among one of only a few Align Faculty Members in Florida.

What Does Love and Sex Have to Do With It? – Female Author Puts New Spin on Old Topic

ORLANDO, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- A new book released by RSRX, LLC, "Women, Sex & What's Love Got to do With It" (ISBN: 978-1532358975) by A.M. Vignetti, is a short and humorous read that most people - men, women, young and old - will likely relate to personal events in their own lives.
National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

NMEDA Non-Profit Announces New Safety-Reviewed Wheelchair Vehicle Resource

TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) announced today the debut of an online resource designed to help people with disabilities and their caregivers make informed choices when shopping for a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

NATIONAL NEWS

IT'S THE WEATHER

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