[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] By SFBW editorial staff Kevin Sheehan Jr. President, Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line Business backstory: The only two-night cruise sailing from the Port of Palm Beach to Grand Bahama Island and Nassau gives travelers a mini-getaway option that the larger cruise...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Honors   [caption id="attachment_59444" align="alignnone" width="200"] Mary Harris[/caption] • Berger Commercial Realty/Corfac International: The full-service commercial real estate firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Miramar and Boynton Beach celebrated an honor bestowed on sales associate Mary Harris, who was named...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Business Announcements [caption id="attachment_59432" align="alignnone" width="199"] LA Perkins[/caption] • South Palm Beach County Bar Association: The nonprofit voluntary organization, founded in 1960, installed L.A. Perkins as its president. Perkins has served on the association’s board of directors for more than...

Corks were popping in West Palm Beach, as Bridge Connector, a nationally-reaching health data integration company helmed by CEO David Wegner (pictured above), just announced a significant Series B funding round. This latest financing will support Bridge Connector's IT solutions that integrate electronic health record...

From modest Brooklyn beginnings to Princeton to '80s corporate raider to financial and philanthropic icon, Carl Icahn has epitomized the Manhattan mover and shaker. And now he’s making a big move that has shaken financial headlines: Miami’s premier real estate development company since 1963 is...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] By SFBW editorial staff Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, South Florida Business & Wealth has continued to bring together C-suite executives and category leaders throughout the tri-county region for insightful conversations about issues pertinent to the local business...

  [caption id="attachment_59800" align="alignright" width="239"] Brett Kaplan[/caption] With the intent of bolstering its commercial litigation and insurance defense practice, Almazan Law announced a seasoned trio of new partners: Gregory Glasser (pictured above), Mario Gomez and Brett Kaplan. The attorneys bring a combined 55 years of experience in...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] As I talked to my many office tenants in the first few weeks of the national shutdown, they were pleasantly surprised how well remote working was going. Giddy almost, with the level of seamless technology transition, the...

  Broward Jobs: By the Numbers [caption id="attachment_59436" align="alignnone" width="300"] Statistics released by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance indicated that Broward County added 25,500 jobs from April to May. The category that added the most jobs was construction (9,000), followed by financial activities (4,200), professional/business services (4,200),...