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Florida Chamber Foundation to hold town hall, Oct. 11

September 22, 2016

By 2030, six million additional residents will call Florida home, and two million more jobs will be needed. Is Escambia county ready? To prepare for this continued growth, and secure our future success, The Chamber Foundation…

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Ogletree named to 2016-2017 FEDC Board of Directors

September 21, 2016

The Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC), the state’s professional association of economic, workforce, and community developers, has announced its 2016-2017 board of directors. In addition, the FEDC board voted to transition Beth Kirkland, CEcD, from Interim…

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Get Started Pensacola deadline Oct. 7 [podcast]

September 20, 2016

Kristin Longley of Cox Business discussed on “Pensacola Speaks” Get Started Pensacola. Local entrepreneurs pitch their idea or product to a panel of judges for their chance to win a prize package worth over $20,000. Local…

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Landrum honored

September 19, 2016

The National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) has honored H. Britt Landrum, Jr., CEO of Landrum Human Resources, with the 2016 Michaeline A. Doyle Award for his leadership and outstanding contributions to the PEO Industry.…

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Business Education

Saunders and Studer on Pensacola Speaks

September 15, 2016

Newly selected UWF president Martha Saunders will be my guest on “Pensacola Speaks” today at 5:33 p.m. In the first half hour, we will have Quint Studer to talk about his upcoming column in the Pensacola…

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Wahoos, Reds extend relationship

September 15, 2016

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos today announced a two-year extension of the team’s Player Development Contract with the Cincinnati Reds. This agreement will keep the Blue Wahoos as the Reds Double-A affiliate through the 2018 season. “We…

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Business Education

Cox makes internet available to low-income families

September 15, 2016

Cox Communications recently announced additional low-income families within its service area are now eligible for discounted internet service through the company’s Connect2Compete program. Eligibility requirements have been expanded to include families with at least one K-12…

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SRIA gives five reasons to love Pensacola Beach this fall

September 15, 2016

When the summer season comes to an end on Pensacola Beach, the activities, adventures and excitement keep going. Pensacola Beach is home to award-winning sugar-white beaches, delectable coastal cuisine and an event calendar brimming with festivals,…

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Blue Wahoos earn Southern League Community Service Award

September 14, 2016

The Southern League of Professional Baseball Clubs has announced the Pensacola Blue Wahoos winners of the Community Service Award. Ray Sayre was named Groundskeeper of the Year for the fourth consecutive season. The Blue Wahoos have…

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IMS ExpertServices named Best Expert Witness Search Firm

September 14, 2016

IMS ExpertServices has been named Corporate America magazine’s 2016 Best Expert Witness Search Firm in the Legal Elite awards. This award acknowledges the efforts of individuals and firms who successfully apply their expertise to consistently deliver…