Productivity

Florida's Manufacturing Companies in Numbers

The Florida Scorecard on Manufacturing  Florida’s little-recognized manufacturing industry has a significant impact on the state’s $800 billion economy, contributing $1 out of every $20. A report released last summer by the Florida Chamber Foundation puts the spotlight on manufacturing’s…

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Capital New beginnings >> The lobbying firm Southern Strategy Group has merged with Fearington & Smith. Mercer Fearington Jr. and Clark Smith join the dozen lobbyists Southern Strategy Group has in Tallahassee and will be part of the firm’s network of…

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Capital New Beginnings Richard Reeves has joined the Capitol Insight government affairs firm. He was previously managing partner at SCG Governmental Affairs and had worked with U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla. Dale Brill, Michelle Dennard, Stephanie Gibbons and Nancy Leikauf…

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Capital New Beginnings >> Ballard Partners has expanded its Tallahassee and Miami offices with the addition of former state Rep. Michael Abrams and Monica Rodriguez. Abrams will serve as chair of Ballard Partners’ public policy team in the Miami-based office, where…