►BBX Capital has named restaurant veteran Brick Kerge as vice president of operations for its MOD Pizza franchise in Florida.
►Broward County’s first Lululemon Athletica has opened at The Galleria in Fort Lauderdale.
►Port Everglades International Logistics Center is proposing a 250,000-square-foot with an attached office building at Port Everglades.
►South Florida’s first Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant has opened at The Promenade at Coconut Creek, 4473 Lyons Road.
►The Broward County Commission voted to negotiate a land lease for the 109-unit The Gallery at FAT Village, 600 N. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, a joint venture by Related Group and Doug McGraw, founder of the Flagler Arts and Technology Village.
►Silver Airways has started regularly scheduled commercial air service between Fort Lauderdale and Santiago, Cuba.
►Greenspoon Marder has launched an International Wealth and Asset Planning practice group chaired by Shareholder Barry S. Engel.
►Las Olas Co., Barron Real Estate and Hudson Capital Group, which own 90 percent of the retail property on Fort Lauderdale’s Las Olas Boulevard, have hired Comras Co. to enhance the street’s tenant mix.
►Wells Fargo has granted a $61.76 million construction loan project for a Lennar Corp. 386-apartment project in the 100 block of Northeast Fourth Street in Fort Lauderdale’s Flagler Village area.
►With city of Plantation approvals in hand, Art Falcone’s Encore Housing Opportunity Fund plans to break ground during the second quarter on redeveloping the former Fashion Mall.
►BBX Sweet Holdings has named Kevin Coen CEO of Las Olas Confections and Snacks, which will manufacture, market and distribute the company’s wholesale portfolio of chocolate and confectionary brands.