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Studer: Keys to building a great team [podcast]

September 9, 2016

On “Pensacola Speaks” yesterday, Quint Studer discussed his upcoming column on the Pensacola News Journal. “Creating and sustaining a great team is the goal of every value-driven organization,” says Studer. “The better the team performs, the…

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Business

Get Started Pensacola, Nov. 2

September 6, 2016

Get Started Pensacola allows local entrepreneurs to pitch their idea or product to a panel of judges for their chance to win a prize package worth over $20,000. Local entrepreneurs, startups and small business owners interested…

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Business State & National News

Ft. Pickens area closed

September 1, 2016

Gulf Islands National Seashore announced today the closure of Fort Pickens Area in Florida, in anticipation of intense wind and rain that will cause flooding of the roads throughout the area. The forecasted wind and rain…

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Business

GCAACC looks for new director

September 1, 2016

A Letter from Our Board of Directors: Change in Leadership at GCAACC Dear Member: As many of you may know by now, after nearly 2.5 years of professional leadership, Nicole Dixon decided to move her career…

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Business

Wendco Group answers Better Buildings Challenge

August 31, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy has recognized The Wendy’s® Company (NASDAQ: WEN) and one of its franchisees, Wendco Group, for their partnership in the Better Buildings Challenge and for leadership in energy efficiency. The Wendy’s Company…

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Business

Hopjacks Nine Mile to undergo conversion

August 29, 2016

Joe Abston, owner of Hopjacks Pizza Kitchen & Taproom, The Tin Cow, Pot Roast & Pinot and Taco Mez announced today his expansion of The Tin Cow to Nine Mile Road. The location will open where…

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Business

AppRiver activates free Digital Disaster Preparedness Service

August 26, 2016

Bad weather can create a perfect storm for business. With Invest 99—predicted to become Tropical Storm Hermine—threatening the Southeastern United States, AppRiver has once again activated its free Digital Disaster Preparedness Service (DDPS). First made available…

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Business

Kristine Rushing on cost of turnover [podcast]

August 25, 2016

Beck Partners COO Kristine Rushing discussed on “Pensacola Speaks” the cost of turnover. “A lot of the studies from 2015 on what it costs to either recruit new talent or to replace a current position, get…

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DIB seeks new director

August 25, 2016

The Pensacola Downtown Improvement Board needs a new director. Ron Butlin, the organization’s current executive, announced his resignation Aug. 1 because of family health issues. His last day will be Sept. 30. “This was a difficult…

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Business

Quint Studer: Building a Vibrant Community [podcast]

August 24, 2016

Quint Studer discussed last week on “Pensacola Speaks” how to build a vibrant community. He is pushing for the City of Pensacola, ECUA, Escambia County and Gulf Power to develop a strategy for improving infrastructure downtown.…