850 — The Business Magazine of Northwest Florida - 850 Business Magazine June-July 2011

Rules of Promotion

Thinking about a sweepstakes to help promote your business? A former statewide prosecutor clues you in on what to do but, more importantly, what not to do. Rules of Promotion Before you set up a give-away event, be sure you’re…

Wing Man

Greg Donovan has been working in overdrive to get more flights and more respect for his airport. Wing Man Greg Donovan, Gulf Breeze, Okaloosa County Airports Director By Zandra Wolfgram Greg Donovan always knew he wanted to fly. At 42,…

2011 Legislative Wrap-Up

A look at what the Legislature accomplished for business during the two months it was in town. Session: 2011 2011 Legislature hands major victories to Gov. Rick Scott — and business By Linda Kleindienst Gov. Rick Scott went into his…

Mentors Help Launch Executive Careers

Behind many great business executives are mentors who helped them along the way. They’re people like Ed Roberts, Rajeev Matwoni and Ben Graham, who were mentors to some of the most brilliant business minds in America. The benefits of mentoring…