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Gulf Power CEO proposes Hart for Enterprise Florida job

November 10, 2016

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Chris Hart, a former state lawmaker and the longtime president of CareerSource Florida, was added Wednesday to the shortlist to run the state’s business-recruitment agency. The Enterprise Florida…

Business Entertainment

FANdom hits Emerald Coast, Nov 11-13

November 9, 2016

FANdom Con 2016 hits Fort Walton Beach and the Emerald Coast Convention Center this November 11-13. FANdom Con promises to provide pop culture fans across the Emerald Coast with three days of comic books, costuming, celebrities,…

Business

Are you ready for new OT regs? [podcast]

November 9, 2016

The U.S. Department of Labor issued its final rule regarding overtime regulations. The final rule, which becomes effective Dec. 1, raises the salary threshold indicating eligibility for overtime pay from $455/week to $913 ($47,476 per year),…

Business

FloridaWest Recognizes Fluid Metalworks

November 7, 2016

By Duwayne Escobedo Fluid Metalworks was recognized by FloridaWest, Escambia County’s economic development arm, for creating high-paying manufacturing jobs and for providing job training in Pensacola. The company, which started in April 2010, is a full…

Business

Tropical Smoothie Cafe grand opening, Nov 5

November 4, 2016

Tropical Smoothie Cafe of Pensacola is under new ownership and will host a Grand Opening Celebration at its location located at 5147 Bayou Blvd. Suite C, on Saturday, Nov. 5. In honor of the celebration, the…

Business Education

Studer on Effective Leadership [podcast]

November 4, 2016

Quint Studer discussed yesterday on “Pensacola Speaks” his upcoming column for the Pensacola News Journal. He pointed out some of the telltale signs when a leader isn’t being a leader: 1. Saying “That’s above my pay…

Business

Another office project breaks ground in downtown Pensacola

November 2, 2016

Studer Properties has recently begun construction on their latest project, an office/mixed-use building in downtown Pensacola. The 56,000 square foot building will be made up of four stories, the first floor being retail and restaurant space,…

Business

Seeking nominations for 57th Annual PACE Awards

November 2, 2016

The Greater Pensacola Chamber is now accepting nominations for its 57th annual Pensacola Area Commitment to Excellence (PACE) Awards. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, Dec. 2 at noon, in the following categories: Emerging Leader of…

Business

One Palafox Place Announces New Retail Tenants

November 1, 2016

One Palafox Place is pleased to announce five new retail tenants to its new mixed-use community development: Wilfrid’s, a barber and fine goods shop; Gray, a women’s fashion and lifestyle boutique; Bee & The Bear, a…