business

Downtown development

Once more unto the Hawkshaw breach

Next week, the Community Redevelopment Agency will discuss what the future may hold for the Hawkshaw property to be developed in downtown Pensacola. Read full story

Economy

Robertsdale’s Tim Cook does Apple a solid

Apple's total dollar value has doubled under the leadership of Tim Cook, a son of Robertsdale, Ala., with ties to the Pensacola area. Read full story

Economy

Florida Small Business Center opens downtown Pensacola office

Florida Small Business Development Center opens an office in downtown Pensacola in the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce's building. Read full story

Business

BRIEFCASE: Summit Bank welcomes new VP

The Summit Bank office in Pensacola welcomes Matthew Schmidt as vice president of Summit Investment Services. Read full story

Economy

Briefcase: Beck Property announces new additions, honors

Beck Property Company has announced two recent additions to their company. Read full story

Business community

Gulf Coast African American Chamber relocates

The Gulf Coast African American Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the move of its Pensacola office to West Michigan Avenue on Dec. 12. Read full story

PACE Award nominations

Pensacola Chamber taking names for PACE Awards

The Greater Pensacola Chamber announced Monday that it is accepting nominations for the 55th annual Pensacola Area Commitment to Excellence Awards, which will take place on Feb. 17, 2015, at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front. Each year, the PACE Awards honor outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to Greater Pensacola’s overall economic progress. Nominations will be accepted through Wednesday, Nov. 26, in the following categories: * Emerging Leader: An individual who has recently shown significant potential for leadership in business or community endeavors and who is expected to continue to have a positive impact on the community. * Community Leader: A community-minded individual who has distinguished him/herself through outstanding contributions in the form of special projects or services on behalf of the community and who typifies the true spirit of service. * Professional Leader: Awarded to an individual who has made a difference and contributed to the success of their profession by distinguished service to his or her profession, has earned a high respect for his or her stature and integrity and inspires others in his or her profession. * Business Leader: An individual who exemplifies the qualities of the business visionary, showing outstanding success in business or industry through meaningful contributions to the local business community. * Spirit of Pensacola: A special individual who embodies the “Spirit of Pensacola” and has given many years or a lifetime of service to business or community, always striving for a better Pensacola. To submit a nomination, visit the chamber’s website.  For additional details, contact Maegan Leonard, the Chamber’s Assistant Director of Programs, at (850) 438-4081, ext. 232, or at mleonard@pensacolachamber.com. Read full story

News

BlabTV is ready for your closeup

Studers kick off BlabTV Talent Search, introduce new local programming 

Listen to Nicole Webb, Studer Community Development, Director of Marketing and Digital Strategies and learn more about BlabTV’s Talent Search.  Nicole was the guest on NewsRadio 1620. Read full story

Economy

Pensacola business lauded by Accounting Today

A tenant at the Gulf Coast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship has been lauded in his field. Read full story

Economy

Help your business prevent loss by identity theft

Greater Pensacola Chamber offers seminar on how to safeguard your identity

Seats are still available for a seminar on identity theft prevention for businesses hosted by the Greater Pensacola Chamber. Read full story

Tips for the road to success

UWF speaker offers tips to keep your career from going bust

UWf College of Business mentoring program hosts journalist, consultant Mike Ryan

The UWF College of Business Executive Mentor Program will host Michael Ryan, author of The BOOM! BOOM! Book, on Oct. 29 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the UWF Conference Center for his presentation, “Practical Tips to Make Sure Your Career Doesn’t Go Bust!” Read full story