850 — The Business Magazine of Northwest Florida - 850 Business Magazine December-January 2011

Wired Etiquette

There is only one thing worse than your cell phone ringing during an important board meeting — actually leaving the room to answer or having a personal conversation right there at the table. If looks could kill, the stares you’d…

Ensuring Generational Survival

The world famous Harvard professor and scholar Edward O. Wilson has characterized Northwest Florida as a part of one of the most biologically diverse regions on Earth. The combination of spring-fed and black water lakes, streams and rivers layered on…

Power CEO Mark Crosswhite

On his first day working as a summer clerk for an Alabama law firm, Mark Crosswhite was told to go work with the utility section. He “had a blast,” but little did he know that would start his journey to…