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Good news in Jacksonville, too

August 22, 2015

The Florida Times Union reports that Citi plans to hire an additional 500 on top of about 3,500 employees already working at its Jacksonville financial operations Here are a few other recent announcements: Company name: Macquarie…

Business Caring

Good news from city hall

August 22, 2015

Mayor Ashton Hayward’s office sent out its digital newsletter highlighting good news in the city of Pensacola. From Private Sector Three projects have gotten approval from the Architectural Review Board. The PNJ estimated total investment from…

Business

Pratt featured in MIT Technology Review

August 21, 2015

I found this nice article about Dr. Jerry Pratt, senior research scientist at the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition. In October, he will be inducted into the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame. Read Robotics…

Business

U.S. Attorney announces resignation

August 20, 2015

Press release: Pamela Cothran Marsh announced her resignation today as United States Attorney for the Northern District of Florida, effective September 4, 2015. Since 2010, U.S. Attorney Marsh has served as the leading federal prosecutor for…

Business

Chamber announces staff structural changes

August 20, 2015

Leonard, Newby promoted; Ryman hired Press release: The Greater Pensacola Chamber announces structural changes of the organization’s staff in order to better focus on programming and improve functionality. Maegan Leonard is stepping up to serve as…

Business

County employees learn how to achieve excellent customer service

August 18, 2015

Thirty Escambia County employees are among 235 people attending the Studer Community Institute’s “Achieving Excellent Customer Service: Winning Customers and Keeping them Happy” workshop today. On the SCI website, the institute says that satisfying customers is…

Business

ITEN Wired Summit announces 2015 speakers

August 17, 2015

ITEN Wired has announced its roster of speakers for the 2015 ITEN Wired Summit, to be held Oct. 22 and 23 at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front. The summit kicks off Oct. 22 with an…

Business Pensacola

Montgomery mayor welcomes Sky Warrior project

August 12, 2015

WSFA reports that Montgomery, Ala. Mayor Todd Strange is excited about his city being considered for Sky Warrior’s Initial Flight Screening Program, which could include a possible hotel or dorm to house up to 2,000 airmen.…

Business Pensacola

Paper trail on Food Truck debate

August 3, 2015

Most issues at city hall are tied to communications problems. The recommendation that City Council approved, per video from the meeting, on March 26 was: “The City Council refer the issue of regulation and permitting of…