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Mair named West Florida Healthcare VP

December 12, 2016

West Florida Healthcare has announced the appointment of Kevin B. Mair, MBA, FACHE, CMPE to the position of Vice President of Cardiovascular Services. In his new role, Mair will oversee all functions of the hospital’s full…

Business Education

John Appleyard honored at UWF commencement

December 12, 2016

The University of West Florida hosted its Fall 2016 Commencement this weekend at the Pensacola Bay Center. Addressing the graduates, UWF President Judy Bense noted the significance of Commencement ceremonies in marking a momentous milestone from…

Escambia County

Governor honors Escambia County deputies

December 12, 2016

During last week’s Florida Cabinet meeting, Governor Rick Scott recognized Escambia County Deputies Darren Robinson and Stefan Chamlis with the Medal of Heroism for their bravery and courage when they saved six lives from drowning in…

Caring

Help provide 5,000 blankets, 5,000 meals

December 9, 2016

As cold weather is upon us and the need is great in Pensacola’s homeless community, Waterfront Rescue Mission is hosting an initiative Warm Blankets, Hot Meals to provide 5,000 blankets and 5,000 meals to the homeless…

Business

Studer: when micromanaging is effective [podcast]

December 9, 2016

Yesterday on “Pensacola Speaks,” Quint Studer discussed his upcoming PNJ column on micromanaging. “Sometimes it can be detrimental, a sign of distrust,” said Studer. “Other times, it’s a sign of concern and good leadership. It’s often…

Business Pensacola

Confusion over Pensacola City Charter

December 9, 2016

Last night, a dozen plumbers spoke at the Pensacola City Council to object to what they believe are the unfair business practices of Pensacola Energy, the city’s natural gas utility. The business owners protested that the…

Education

Bense named UWF President Emeritus

December 8, 2016

Today, the University of West Florida Board of Trustees named Dr. Judith Bense President Emeritus, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Bense will retire as president on Dec. 31, 2016. President Emeritus is an honorary designation reserved for…