Briefcase Broward

Travis Ruane
New teammates at Associated Financial
Former Miami Dolphins safety Shawn Wooden and retirement plan specialist Travis Ruane have joined Associated Financial Consultants & Investor Services, Fort Lauderdale.

Shawn Wooden
New teammates at Associated Financial
Former Miami Dolphins safety Shawn Wooden and retirement plan specialist Travis Ruane have joined Associated Financial Consultants & Investor Services, Fort Lauderdale.

Victor G. Harvey Sr. and Flo Rida
Flo Rida is in the house
Music star Flo Rida will be an equity partner with Victor G. Harvey Sr. on VG Vodka, which is building a distillery with a cigar bar, wine bar and restaurant on Sistrunk Boulevard. The vodka is already selling at retail locations and restaurants.

New restaurant at The Shops
Sirocco Mediterranean by Tarek Younes and Level29 by actor William Levy, which has Nikkei cuisine, have opened at The Shops at Pembroke Gardens.

Pulte plans another community
PulteGroup has acquired 20 acres on the southwest corner of Oakland Park Boulevard and NW 31st Avenue, Lauderdale Lakes, to build Cassia Estates
with 77 single-family homes and a gated entrance.

Related lands loan
Truist Financial Corp.’s SunTrust Commercial Real Estate arranged a $47.9 million construction loan for Related Group’s 230-unit New River Yacht Club III project.

A new treat in Hollywood
Morelia Gourmet Paletas, a gourmet Mexican ice-pop shop, has opened at 1919 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood.

Kimberly Maroe, Gerry Litrento, Lisa Shim, Eris Sandler, Keval Simmons, Eugen Bold, Aide to Broward County Commissioner Tim Ryan.
Bank branch opens
BankUnited has opened its new Fort Lauderdale Las Olas banking center, at 337 E. Las Olas Blvd.

Convention center expanding
Broward County officials held an event to kick off the $1 billion expansion of the county’s convention center from 600,000 square feet to 1.2 million square feet with a hotel.

BTI to play big role in Hollywood
Fort Lauderdale-based BTI Partners paid $15.75 million for the Young Circle Shopping Center on the east side of Hollywood’s Young Circle. It’s also under contract to acquire the neighboring Hollywood Bread Building and work with the city on mixed-use redevelopment.

New manufacturing plant
Decimal Engineering, known for precision metal products, is celebrating the opening of a new 80,000-square-foot Coral Springs manufacturing plant after moving from Pompano Beach.

Co-founder and CEO David Finkelstein
BDEX lands investment
BDEX, which bills itself as the largest data exchange platform in the United States, says it has an unspecified investment by RIT Venture Fund, which was developed by the Rochester Institute of Technology.

Viva Las Olas
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, a Philadelphia-based restaurant group, is opening its first South Florida location at 800 E. Las Olas Blvd. with seating for 250.

Bangup HQ
CBRE negotiated the $40.37 million sale of a warehouse at 20351 Sheridan St. in Pembroke Pines to the parent company of Bang Energy Drinks.

Kevin Gale
kgale@sfbwmag.com
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