About the Apogee Awards


The Apogee Awards is a unique awards program created by South Florida Business & Wealth (SFBW) magazine to recognize distinguished C-Suite leaders whose dedication to their industries and communities deserves particular recognition. The Apogee Awards will honor executives in a variety of leadership role representing Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties:


Chairman  |  Chief Executive Officer  |  Chief Financial Officer  |  Chief Marketing Officer  |  Chief Operating Officer


Chief Information Officer  |  President  |  Partner/Owner  |  Senior Human Resource Executive


The Apogee Awards will honor three individuals in nine C-suite categories in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. The honorees will be showcased in the SFBW magazine and honored at a gala awards ceremony. Judging of honorees by the SFBW editorial staff will be based upon the nominee’s impact on his or her organization, clients and the community. 


2019 nominations are now closed.

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To purchase tickets for the 2019 Apogee Awards ceremony, click here.

*Please note that RSVP is required to attend this event. Each ticket must be purchased under the name of the attendee.

Past Honorees


Palm Beach County – Ivan Baron, Delray Beach Open

Broward County – Richard Weissman, The Learning Experience

Miami-Dade County – Gian Carlo Alonso, Amerikooler



Palm Beach County – Rex Kirby, Verdex Construction, LLC.

Broward County – Gerald Greenspoon, Greenspoon Marder, LLP.

Miami-Dade County – Jaret Davis, Greenberg Traurig, P.A.


Chief Executive Officer

Palm Beach County- Ray Titus, United Franchise Group

Broward County – Beverly Raphael-Altrnan, RCC Associates

Miami-Dade County – Jay Parker, Douglas Elliman Real Estate

Chief Financial Officer

Palrn Beach County – Alexander Gulick, Procacci Development

Broward County – Alan Goldsmith, Broward Health

Miami-Dade County – Tina Spano, Adler Group, Inc.


Chief Marketing Officer

Palrn Beach County – Evan Golden, The Berman Law Group

Broward County – Dustin Jacobs, BrightStar Credit Union

Miami-Dade County – Cheryl Rees, Ocean Bank


Chief Operating Officer

Palm Beach County – Zach Young, KAST Construction

Broward County – Kristina Hebert, Ward’s Marine Electric

Miami-Dade County – Frederick O’Malley, Shutts & Bowen, LLP.

Chief Information Officer

Palm Beach County – Christian Boniforti, Lynn University

Broward County – Stan Black, Citrix

Miami-Dade County – Antonio Manueco, Blubeta Group



Palm Beach County – Steve Politziner, Good Karma Brands, ESPN West Palm

Broward County – Jeffery Klink, Valley National Bank

Miami-Dade County – Janelle Woodward, Taplin, Canida & Habacht, LLC.


Senior HR Executive

Palm Beach County – Colin McDonald, Cross Country Healthcare

Broward County – Debra McCollough, KMc Accounting

Miami-Dade County – Joanna Morris, City National Bank

Sponsorship Opportunities

This high profile awards program and event generates new business opportunities through brand awareness, sales leads, networking and entertaining. As a signature awards event, it brings together the community in a positive way to recognize, reward and celebrate outstanding “Apogee Award” professionals and community advocates.

Sponsors will benefit from visibility in our multimedia marketing campaign both in print and online. Sponsors will receive promotion and branding through advertisements in SFBW, email blasts sent to over 50,000 professionals in the community and much more…


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