Economic Flight Path

Pharmaceutical hub, service to Asia and a free trade zone could fuel further growth at MIA By Kevin Gale | photo by Steven Brooke Miami International Airport is positioning itself as a global hub in the distribution of pharmaceuticals under an initiative being pushed by Miami-Dade County Aviation Director and CEO Emilio T. González. More

International air charter company opens office in South Florida

By Beverly Barna In another sign of South Florida’s soaring prominence, Air Charter Service (ACS) is opening its fifth North American office in Miami. Chairman Chris Leach formed the company in the basement of his British home in 1990, and it now employs more than 300 staff members in 19 offices on five continents. ACS

Going Gale

“Fort Lauderdale comes to Miami sometimes – but this is going to be the opposite. Miami is going to Fort Lauderdale to get away from it all,” says Jared Galbut, the managing principal of Menin Hospitality. Galbut and business partner/cousin Keith Menin are bringing their South Beach swagger to the 954. The pair is helping