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Regional Overview: DISTRICT 2

Business, Management

Stability at Port Canaveral and Patrick Air Force Base are helping give a boost to the economy in the County Commission’s 2nd District. “The port has been able to maintain much of its momentum,” says Commissioner Chuck Nelson of District…

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Profiles: Beverly Rose

Business, Profiles

Beverly Rose, DMD Company: Exceptional Dentistry (Melbourne) Position: Owner Background:  University of South Florida undergraduate degree in biology and doctorate from the University of Florida College of Dentistry.  She has been in private practice in the Melbourne area since 1996. …

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Profiles: Sharon Love

Business, Profiles

Sharon Love Company: Beachside Performance & Health Studio (Indialantic) Position: Vice President of Operations and Director of Wellness Background: A licensed massage therapist, assistant in physical therapy and pilates instructor, she spent six months aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy…

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Regional Overview: DISTRICT 1

Business, Management

Brevard County Commissioner Robin Fisher now finds himself in the middle of the Space Coast’s economic crossroads.  As Commissioner of District 1, Fisher represents northern Brevard County, including Titusville and part of the Kennedy Space Center area.  Space is an…

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Profiles: Ellen Sanders

Business, Profiles

Ellen Sanders Company: Ichiban Cleaning (Palm Bay) Position: Co-owner Background: Has a degree as a medical assistant; started the business in the 1990s. Major accomplishments: Contracts with major medical organizations; does business in six Florida counties.  The company now has…

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Profiles: Shelly Sorchevich

Business, Profiles

Shelly Sorchevich Company: NightWatch Security (Palm Bay) Position: Owner Background: Graduated from Purdue University, worked at Harris and DRS Technologies and bought NightWatch in 1996. Keys to success in the field: “Professionalism and training” About being a woman in her…

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Technology Changing Today’s Media Landscape

Business, Development, Technology

Paradoxically, the more things change the more marketing remains the same.  Regardless of the myriad of transformations affecting the marketing environment – e.g. demographic trends, economic cycles, product innovation, and technological advancements – the core of the discipline remains constant. …

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An Ounce of Prevention

Business, Development

My job is helping people resolve disputes.  Sometimes I work as an advocate for one side, sometimes as a neutral mediator helping people find their own solutions and sometimes as an arbitrator making decisions for them. My observation is that…