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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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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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The New Look of Retirement

Business, Development

And How to Make the Most of It Have you seen the new Toyota Versa commercial? A girl in her mid-thirties sits alone in her kitchen viewing a laptop computer. Worried about her newly retired parents being antisocial, she demands…

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Making Permitting a ‘S.N.A.P.’

Business, Development

Creating A More Business-Friendly Enviroment By Michael H. Williams We are navigating through a transitioning business landscape in Brevard County. With changes in sight, there are many people who are focused on the future, looking to fortify our resources and…

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Breathing Life into Local Economy

Business, Development

Airon Corporation named a ‘Company to Watch’ Eric Gjerde, president & CEO of Airon Corporation, credits his father, work experience with multinational companies and local resources for his success as an entrepreneur. Privately-owned and headquartered in Melbourne since 1997, Arion…

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Unlocking the Keys to Growth

Business, Development

Finding Help and Opportunities Should you stay or should you grow?  As a business owner, making the decision to expand your company can be a nerve-racking process.  Though the decision to do so might be tough, the rewards and benefits…

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Minding the Gap

Business, Development

Due Diligence Applies to Cultures As local businesses explore the global economy and contemplate broadening their reach, one of the items that might not be at the top of the priority list (but should be) is researching culture and understanding…