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The Promise of Ecotourism

Tourism remains Florida’s No. 1 economic driver, and the number of visitors who visit each year continues to grow. So, too, does the number of the ecotourists who want to get a glimpse of Florida’s natural features. To enhance visitor experiences, Northwest Florida tourism agencies are promoting the region’s natural, historical and cultural resources.
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Workin’ on the Railroad

It’s going to be an uphill battle, but hopes remain high that Amtrak will resume its passenger rail service between New Orleans and Orlando. Although fans are hoping to see some of the service return within two years, the major hurdle that remains is funding for the project and who will pay what.
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Women Take Flight

While women have made great strides in a variety of careers and industries, there is still a gender gap when it comes to female aviators. Tallahassee business partners Lacey Smith and Faith Drewry — cofounders of FL Aviation Center — think today’s women need to see more of their contemporaries making a real, viable, everyday career in aviation.
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Collegiate Comparisons

SmartAsset recently released its second annual Best Value Colleges study
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There’s No Such Thing as Happiness Made-to-Order

Bert Thornton joined Waffle House as a manager trainee in 1971 and climbed the ranks, becoming president and COO. But he’s probably best known as the inventor of Bert’s Chili. Retired, he now focuses on the importance of mentoring.
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More Good Ol' Days

More Good Ol' Days

Honoring old traditions while embracing new strategies is a key to the success of the largest locally owned hardware store in Tallahassee — J.H. Dowling, which recently celebrated its 70th continuous year of being in business.
The Accidental Entrepreneur

The Accidental Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur Ed Mansouri is the driving force behind Ucompass, the company that created the hardware and software powering the Florida Virtual School. But his heart has always been in meteorology, and he is starting up another company, WeatherSTEM, which has a wide variety of uses for business and everyday life.
High-End Real Estate

High-End Real Estate

From thousand-acre plantations to multi-million-dollar homes with frontage on the Gulf or one of the region’s many bays, Northwest Florida has a lot to offer to the well-heeled buyer.
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Archive » Destin/Fort Walton Area

High-End Real Estate

High-End Real Estate

From thousand-acre plantations to multi-million-dollar homes with frontage on the Gulf or one of the region’s many bays, Northwest Florida has a lot to offer to the well-heeled buyer.
Embracing Altruism

Embracing Altruism

One of eight Benefit Corporations in Florida, the Walton County-based Amavida Coffee and Tea Company represents a new breed of business — one aimed at balancing the public good with making profit.
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Archive » Panama City Area

Looking to the Future

Looking to the Future

Panama City has some of the finest cataract surgeons around, drawing in doctors from around the country to learn new techniques. And to think it all happened because Dr. Bret Fisher had the desire for a climate change.
Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect

Marine Wheels, a small business that works on boat propellers, is a sophisticated operation that knows how to ensure the props on your boat give the best possible performance in the water.
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Archive » Pensacola Area

Get Booking

Get Booking

TripShock owner Greg Fisher was named by Pensacola’s Studer Institute as its 2016 “Entrepreneur of the Year” — with good reason. His entrepreneurial spirit hasn’t waned since he was 16 years old.
High-End Real Estate

High-End Real Estate

From thousand-acre plantations to multi-million-dollar homes with frontage on the Gulf or one of the region’s many bays, Northwest Florida has a lot to offer to the well-heeled buyer.
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Archive » Forgotten Coast Area

Small-Time Success

Small-Time Success

Several communities in Northwest Florida are working to better themselves with the help of a program provided through the state’s Department of Economic Opportunity. Called Competitive Florida, among the areas benefitting are DeFuniak Springs, Century, Port St. Joe and Madison County.
High-End Real Estate

High-End Real Estate

From thousand-acre plantations to multi-million-dollar homes with frontage on the Gulf or one of the region’s many bays, Northwest Florida has a lot to offer to the well-heeled buyer.
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Archive » Along I-10

Small-Time Success

Small-Time Success

Several communities in Northwest Florida are working to better themselves with the help of a program provided through the state’s Department of Economic Opportunity. Called Competitive Florida, among the areas benefitting are DeFuniak Springs, Century, Port St. Joe and Madison County.
Cooking with Art Smith

Cooking with Art Smith

Celebrity chef opens culinary school in Madison
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Russell & Russell tap resources, global experience

Russell & Russell tap resources, global experience

Former Sandestin executives John and Scott Russell join forces to improve the hospitality business.
Scaling Up

Scaling Up

How he lives to take on a challenge.
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  • Wish Upon A Star

    2017.10.20

    Please join us for a night of “Jazz Under the Oaks” in support of this worthy cause! Our 7th annual Wish Upon a Star event will feature...


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