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King Center: Back in Black

Business, Leadership

Revised Booking Strategy Gets Center Profitable Again The Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts opened its doors in 1988 thanks to the visionary leadership of Dr. Max King, the former president of Brevard Community College. The funding for this…

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Zipping Across The Zoo

Business, Development

New Treetop Trek Adventure The comment is often made that people send their “out of town visitors” to Disney or Kennedy Space Center, but they like to bring them to Brevard Zoo. That isn’t surprising since the Zoo is so…

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Hospitality Leaders Working Together

Business, Leadership

Space Coast Restaurant & Lodging Association Brevard County is retooling for change. With the economic downturn and dollars spent from visitors on the decline, the local tourism industry is looking to accentuate the positive aspects of the area and focus…

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No Time to Strike Out!

Business, Development

Keeping the Nationals at Space Coast Stadium It was way back in 1948 when the Brooklyn Dodgers started holding Spring Training in Vero Beach. In 1953, Holman Stadium was built and the training complex was dubbed “Dodgertown.” Even when the…

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Destination: Port Canaveral

Business, Development

It’s No Longer Just a Place to Depart With all the beauty and attractions of Central Florida at its gates, Port Canaveral uniquely is positioned to serve as a cruise destination port as well as an origination port. In 2009,…

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Q and A with Gary McCann

Business, Leadership, Profiles

Name: Gary McCann Title: Executive Director, Runaway Country – Space Coast Music Fest Children: Sean, 24, a 6th year medical and student doctor at Florida Hospital; and Jenna, 27, a Certified Nurse Assistant. Years in Brevard: Seven years. I moved…

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3rd Annual Friend of the Industry Reception


3rd Annual Friend of the Industry Reception hosted by the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association Space Coast Chapter October 25 Holiday Inn, Viera [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157627991670070″]