[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] SFBW held a gala celebration for the 2019 Up & Comer award winners at Gulfstream Racing. The King of Sports Theatre was filled with 400 attendees to celebrate the top achievers under age 40 throughout South Florida....

Mike Jackson for president While H. Wayne Huizenga was an incredible entrepreneur, Mike Jackson deserves major credit for helping him sort out the operations of AutoNation, the country’s largest automotive dealer. When Jackson, who is on our cover, signed up with Huizenga, AutoNation was a somewhat unwieldy...

[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] Photos by Evelyn Suarez Mike Jackson is one of the top figures in automotive history and had plenty to say about the industry’s future during SFBW’s “CEO Connect” conversation. He expects more changes in the next 10 years than...

[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] Ocean Delray Work is under way on Ocean Delray, which will have 19 luxurious homes on the former site of the Wright by the Sea hotel in Delray Beach. The 1.8-acre site features more than 200 feet of...

[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][vc_gallery interval="3" images="32452,32453,32454,32455" img_size="full" show_image_description="yes"][/vc_column][/vc_row] The Pillars Hotel Tucked away on Birch Road on Fort Lauderdale’s beach is the lushly landscaped The Pillars Hotel, a small luxury property with art deco and British Colonial designs. Architect Wahl Snyder designed it...

[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 Sally Ann O’Dowd From learning the ropes of supply chain management to studying the latest in big data, Geomani Brooks was not a typical high school graduate. His evening routine of researching companies likewise showed exceptional rigor...

[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] Panelists and speakers at South Florida Executive Roundtable’s Technology Leaders Forum at the Westin Cypress Creek provided an array of insights, tips and warnings to heed when it comes to innovation, human resources, disaster recovery and attracting...