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  1. Q&A: Greensboro Partnership's new exec says he'll sleep, breathe job creationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Business Journal

    The new vice president of economic development for the Greensboro Partnership is a few states and more than a month away from his new role here but already is using "we" and "our" when talking about Greensboro and job creation. David Ramsey , who currently serves as the director of the Mississippi Development Authority's global business division, will be joining current boss Brent Christensen , who has been selected as the new CEO of the Partnership.

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  2. New Greensboro Partnership CEO to be joined here by Mississippi colleagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Business Journal

    Joining new CEO Brent Christensen , who currently serves as executive director at the MDA, will be David Ramsey . Ramsey will be the partnership's executive vice president of economic development.

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  3. How these UCF alums make money from tailgate partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Business Journal

    Two years ago, Tipsy Tailgates LLC founders Julie Pillot , 24, and David Drehoff , 25, developed a tailgate drinking game called Hi-Tops, which is sort of like cornhole and beer pong combined. How many tailgate parties have you been to in order to promote the game? I can't even say.

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  4. House of Cards star to visit GainesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Business Journal

    Robin Wright , who plays the powerful Claire Underwood and better half to Machiavellian Frank Underwood on House of Cards, will pay a visit to the University of Florida on April 16, speaking at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

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  5. Allstate wins $1.6 million steel contract for new UF chemistry buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Allstate Steel Company Inc. of Jacksonville has won a $1.6 million contract to supply structural steel for the new chemistry/chemical biology building at the University of Florida in Gainesville. The five-story building at the corner of University Avenue and Buckman Drive will have more than 111,000 square feet, Allstate said in a news release.

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  6. Colorado Supreme Court justice to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Business Journal

    Gregory J. Hobbs Jr., a Colorado Supreme Court justice known as an expert on water and environmental law, will retire Aug. 31 after more than 19 years on the high court, the court announced Thursday. Greg Hobbs was appointed to the court in April 1996 by Gov. Roy Romer and has twice been retained for 10-year terms by the state's voters.

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  7. Local investor weighs in on Birmingham's venture capital climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    Bob Crutchfield , general partner at Harbert Venture Partners, shares that sentiment. He said Birmingham and other parts of the state including Hunstville and Mobile have the resources that VC firms are looking for, but lack the cohesion between public and private entities that ultimately promotes the visibility and sustainability of high-growth companies.

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  8. Local investor weighs in on Birmingham's venture capital climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    Bob Crutchfield , general partner at Harbert Venture Partners, shares that sentiment. He said Birmingham and other parts of the state including Hunstville and Mobile have the resources that VC firms are looking for, but lack the cohesion between public and private entities that ultimately promotes the visibility and sustainability of high-growth companies.

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  9. UF Researchers receive funding to evaluate Florida's prescription drug monitoring programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Business Journal

    In response to emerging trends in prescription drug abuse in Florida, University of Florida researchers are helping to analyze the effectiveness of the state's existing Prescription Drug Monitoring Program. Indicators currently show a shift in the prescription rates for opioids throughout the state, with providers in North Florida and the Panhandle writing prescriptions for these drugs at twice the rate of providers in South Florida.

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  10. UF Researchers receive funding to evaluate Florida's prescription drug monitoring programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Business Journal

    In response to emerging trends in prescription drug abuse in Florida, University of Florida researchers are helping to analyze the effectiveness of the state's existing Prescription Drug Monitoring Program. Indicators currently show a shift in the prescription rates for opioids throughout the state, with providers in North Florida and the Panhandle writing prescriptions for these drugs at twice the rate of providers in South Florida.

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  11. Master plan for Innovate ABQ could follow University of Florida Innovation Square modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Business Journal

    When the University of New Mexico set out to develop Innovate ABQ, UNM President Bob Frank made no secret of the fact he was patterning it after the University of Florida's Innovation Square. Now, as the seven-acre project gets underway, it seems the school is following the Florida model more closely than ever.

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  12. New Gainesville incubator seeks companies that want to change the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Business Journal

    Employees of Shadow Health, which outgrew the University of Florida business incubator and is now located in a former storefront in Downtown Gainesville. HiveSpace, founded by Rabbi Adam Grossman , Starter Space and Kristin Joos , a professor at University of Florida's Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, want to find companies that are both ambitious and conscience-focused.

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  13. 18 Central Florida companies rank among Gator Nation's fastest-growing companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Gator Nation's reach is much farther than the town of Gainesville. So it shouldn't be much of a surprise to know that a handful of leading companies in Central Florida are University of Florida alumni.

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  14. 18 Central Florida companies rank among Gator Nation's fastest-growing companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Gator Nation's reach is much farther than the town of Gainesville. So it shouldn't be much of a surprise to know that a handful of leading companies in Central Florida are University of Florida alumni.

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  15. 19 South Florida companies rank among Gator Nation's fastest-growing companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Gator Nation 's reach is much further than the town of Gainesville. So it shouldn't be much of a surprise to know that a handful of leading companies in South Florida are University of Florida alumni.

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  16. Birmingham Builders: Brasfield & Gorrie busy around the SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    Brasfield & Gorrie held a topping out ceremony for this University of Florida living-learning residence hall in Gainsville, Fla. recently.

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  17. Charles Perry Partners, Inc. | Jacksonville, FL ; Gainesville, FL ; Orlando, FLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Superintendent is responsible for all field related activity such as jobsite safety, cost, quality, and schedule on one or more projects, depending on scope and scale of the work. They work closely with management staff regarding all aspects of the project.

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  18. Charles Perry Partners, Inc. | Jacksonville, FL; Gainesville, FLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Business Journal

    We're looking for a full-time Senior Project Manager/Project Manager who has good experience with project scheduling specifically through the use of Primavera Contractor, P6 or Suretrak software. They must understand the nuances of construction operations, CPM scheduling, pull-planning and industry standard subcontractor performance capabilities.

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  19. Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint hits Jacksonville with New Year's Eve openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Business Journal

    A popular fast casual, assembly-line style pizza restaurant will be opening its first Jacksonville location on New Year's Eve. Uncle Maddio 's Pizza Joint will be located in the Deerwood Village Shopping Center on the corner of Baymeadows Road and Southside Boulevard.

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  20. Pie Five Pizza serving a slice of its biz in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    A Dallas-based pizzeria is serving up a slice of its business in Orlando next year.

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