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Happening People: Lauderdale Marine Center Appoints Executive Vice President and Director of Business Development

Happening People: Lauderdale Marine Center Appoints Executive Vice President and Director of Business Development

Lauderdale Marine Center (LMC), the largest yacht repair facility in the U.S., is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Kiley as executive vice president Jeff Partin as director of business development. Kiley brings over 30 years of experience in the marine industry to his position at LMC where he will manage all aspects of […]

BCC Briefs for September 18, 2018

BCC Briefs for September 18, 2018

At the September 18, 2018, Board of County Commissioners meeting, the board took the following action: Forbes – announced that Palm Beach County was named to Forbes magazine’s list of America’s Best Employers. Forbes selected 500 large companies in the U.S. with 5,000 or more employees, and Palm Beach County placed No. 243 overall. The county also ranked No. 10 nationally […]

Conversation Marketing Hacks: 8 Ways to ‘Speak Human’ and Change the Game

Conversation Marketing Hacks: 8 Ways to ‘Speak Human’ and Change the Game

New book reveals how companies can ‘make and maintain more meaningful, impactful and enduring connections within the marketplace, tell an authentic story, foster maximized customer engagement, and breed brand loyalty’ By Merilee Kern, MBA Nobody starts out automatically caring about your products or services. They care about how you can make a difference in their lives.  […]

3 Communications Basics that Build Confidence

3 Communications Basics that Build Confidence

  By Merilee Kern, MBA Communication is ingrained in every facet of life, yet many struggle with fear, insecurity and general ineffectiveness when they find themselves eye to eye with someone to present ideas, address complicated situations, express feelings, negotiate or just “sell them self”—all whether in a personal or professional context. According to Megan Rokosh, a […]

Happening People: Informa Exhibitions Appoints Vice President of Marketing for U.S. Boat Shows

Happening People: Informa Exhibitions Appoints Vice President of Marketing for U.S. Boat Shows

Informa Exhibitions, the global trade and consumer exhibitions leader and world’s premier yacht show organizer, is pleased to announce  the appointment of Lana F. Bernstein as vice president of marketing for the company’s U.S. Boat Shows. Bernstein will lead global marketing initiatives for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Miami Yacht Show and Palm Beach International Boat Show — […]

Fright Nights’ seeking scare actors

Fright Nights’ seeking scare actors

 Those who enjoy scaring others may fit in with the cast of this year’s Fright Nights event. On Saturday, September 15, 2018 from noon to 3 p.m., organizers are holding a cast call at the Coral Sky Amphitheater for scare actors — energetic male and female performers, 16 years and older, with all levels of experience. […]