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BRANDING YOU: THE IMPORTANCE OF YOUR HEADSHOT

By Joe Anzalone When you think of branding, you might think of the basics: a fantastic logo, a clever tagline, a carefully chosen color palette. But in reality, branding goes way beyond your marketing “stuff.” It’s the emotional connection you create with your clients. In case you didn’t know it, YOU are your brand. Here’s… Read More »

Keep Options Open With Networking

Carey Hepler was comfortable in Corporate America. He had formed fruitful relationships as he had ascended through giants such as Citibank and Florida Blue—or so he had thought. Like countless counterparts across corporations nationwide, it was only after he was laid off in 2009 that he realized he concentrated too much on his work to… Read More »

2015 Top 40 Talent

As a college, with enrollment growing 23% since 2011 and currently more than 900 graduate and undergraduate students, the Davis College of Business (DCOB) has created an award to recognize our students for their performance. We have selected 40 students who have excelled in the classroom while continuously developing their leadership skills. After three years… Read More »

Pursue Your Passion…Money Will Follow

If you’re going to take a chance, take a chance on yourself. If you see a problem that needs solving, solve it yourself. It is always better to be the catalyst for change, than a consumer of the byproduct. This is how Automotive Broadcasting Network became the nation’s leading automotive digital signage network, providing quality… Read More »

An Artfully Crafted Duo

You can grow your business by helping other entrepreneurs grow theirs. Partnering with a provider of complementary services can create mutually beneficial opportunities by positioning you to better serve customers together. Artist Steve Williams and art procurement firm HAS Art Solutions provide customers with additional value by engaging them in the creative process. Customers can… Read More »

Don’t Get Lost in the Shuffle – The Importance of Branding

By Katrina Davis Branding is the lifeblood of a business. It is the personification of a company to a customer and answers the question, “Why shop here?,” from a psychological perspective. Branding is why people spend their money with one company as opposed to another. It is the foundation for the look and feel of… Read More »

Suns continue building front office staff

18 December 2015

The Jacksonville Suns announced their latest front office staffing update on Wednesday, naming four new staff members and three returning staff in new roles. The club is preparing for the 2016 season – its debut under the new ownership of Ken Babby. New to the Suns front office team are Merchandise Manager Brennan Earley, Promotions… Read More »

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One Spark to Partner with Florida Coastal School of Law, JAX Chamber for 2016 Festival

18 December 2015

Two of Jacksonville’s prized assets are joining forces with the World’s Largest Crowdfunding Festival to enhance One Spark 2016. The One Spark team announced today that Florida Coastal School of Law (Coastal Law) and the JAX Chamber will be co-title sponsors of the One Spark Academy, an educational asset to the festival, which takes place… Read More »

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Portofino Announces Account Manager Addition

09 December 2015

Portofino Pool Services and Outdoor Living announces the newly created position and appointment of Shane Westerman as Account Manager. Shane is responsible for managing existing commercial and residential account relationships and securing new.   “We are very honored to have Shane Westerman join Portofino. His prior experience and dedication to service in the hospitality and… Read More »

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Downtown Jacksonville Entrepreneurs Expand the Spark District

04 December 2015

Entrepreneur Ed Baldwin, representing a community of entrepreneurs in Downtown Jacksonville, formally unveiled the Spark District as the name of Downtown Jacksonville’s innovation district yesterday. In addition to promoting art and artists in Downtown, the innovation district will now spotlight resources for entrepreneurs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. Capitalizing on programs such… Read More »

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Peterbrooke Chocolatier Opens New Shop In Downtown Jacksonville

30 November 2015

Peterbrooke Chocolatier® announces the opening of their newest shop located in downtown Jacksonville at 100 West Bay Street, Suite 110, with the entrance directly across from the Wells Fargo Building on Laura Street.  The new shop will feature their hand dipped chocolates, coffee, “Peterbrooke-made” gelato, frozen yogurt, and various items from the Peterbrooke Bake Studio.… Read More »

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JAX Chamber Announces 2016 Board of Directors

25 November 2015

The JAX Chamber has announced its 2016 Board of Directors. Audrey Moran, senior vice president of social responsibility and community advocacy for Baptist Health, will lead the board as Chair in 2016. Darnell Smith, Market President, North Florida for Florida Blue, has been named Chair-elect and Board of Governors Chair. Other members of the JAX Chamber… Read More »

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Stop Chasing Work-Life Balance

24 November 2015

I remember reading articles and talking to coworkers 15 years ago about having the right “work-life balance.” In a nutshell, the “work-life balance” of yesteryear was rooted in knowing when to stop concentrating on work so that you don’t miss life’s special moments, which kept things in perspective. Some of us did this better than… Read More »

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Baptist Health CEO Joins Board of Directors at Citra Health Solutions

23 November 2015

Citra Health Solutions announced that effective October 1, 2015, A. Hugh Greene has joined the company’s Board of Directors as a key health system expert. This renowned group of healthcare professionals serves as the visionary counsel for Citra’s rapidly expanding business model. Hugh Greene is President and Chief Executive Officer of Baptist Health, a comprehensive community-based… Read More »

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Pieology Announces Plans for First North Florida Location

12 November 2015

Pieology Pizzeria will open its first North Florida location in the heart of Nocatee Town Center. Pieology, headquartered in Southern California, was recently ranked America’s fastest-growing restaurant chain by Technomic, the leading fact-based consulting and research firm serving the food industry. The brand new retail building, being developed by Skinner Bros. Realty, is scheduled for… Read More »

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Watson Realty Corp. Hires Director of Training & Professional Development

12 November 2015

Watson Realty Corp. has hired Trey deMoville as director of training and professional development for the Watson Family of Services. “We are very excited to have Trey join our team,” said Ed Forman, President Watson Realty Corp. REALTORS®. “Trey brings a great deal of experience in training, project management and professional development to our team.… Read More »

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