The Covers 2014
Well-known business leaders and rising stars have been featured on SFBW’s covers during its first five years. One special cover honored the lifetime achievements of the late H. Wayne Huizenga.
September Jorge Perez The CEO and chairman of Related Group said the concept of 24-hour cities was being embraced by South Floridians, and zoning changes would make Wynwood more attractive. He also didn’t support an expansion of gambling in Miami-Dade County.
October Jordan Zimmerman Zimmerman Advertising’s founder and chairman talked about his firm’s 30th anniversary, attention to customer metrics and his book Living Fearlessly. Zimmerman continues to lead his agency.
December Monroe Gang The principal of Atlantic Partners told how he came to South Florida with the idea of buying a car wash, bagel store or pizza parlor, but ended up building an $18 million a year professional recruiting company. Gang continues to lead Atlantic Partners.
November Kimberly Gramm The director of Florida Atlantic University’s Adams Center for Entrepreneurship and CEO of Tech Runway shared how the university was fostering entrepreneurship with a boot camp, mentoring and collaborative workspace. In 2016, Gramm became senior managing director of the Innovation Hub at Research Park at Texas Tech University.