Archive: Dean Anderson

Based in Rome, Dean Anderson is an awarding-winning freelance journalist with 23 years of experience as a writer and photographer. Dean is a freelance contributor for a number of publications including the Associated Press. He enjoys spending his free time traveling Europe with his wife and three sons.

Cohesion chooses Tampa to move company forward (FL).

TAMPA, Fla. – Cohesion, an information technology consulting firm, recently relocated its national headquarters to Tampa Bay. Cohesion will create up to 100 new Florida jobs and generate $350,000 in capital investment. “Tampa is the perfect place for ...

SightPlan has a plan for Orlando jobs (FL).

ORLANDO, Fla. – SightPlan, a digital provider of resident services and asset management software solutions to the real estate industry, is expanding in Orlando and will be creating 28 new jobs over the next three years. The expansion will also have a $2 ...

Kaman Aircraft continues Jacksonville growth (FL).

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Kaman Aircraft Corporation continues to grow in Jacksonville, pushing the local aerospace industry demand. Kaman has created 165 new jobs since 2011, with plans to ultimately create 200 new jobs for local families. Kaman is a globa ...

Florida graduation rates soaring.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Graduation rates in Florida are climbing, signaling a a workforce that’s more ready and able than ever before. Gov. Rick Scott announced that the graduation rates for the class of 2015 resulted in Florida achieving a 12-year hi ...

Sparton Corp named Florida’s top manufacturer.

DE LEON SPRINGS, Fla. — Sparton Corporation’s De Leon Springs Facility has won the 2015 Florida Manufacturer of the Year award. The awards ceremony was held at the 12th Annual Manufacturers Summit and Marketplace in West Palm Beach. The winners ...

Florida Hospital Center Ice taking shape.

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. — The state’s largest ice hockey facility is taking shape in Wesley Chapel, promising to boost participation in ice sports and bring in local sales tax revenues. The 150,000-square-foot building, called Florida Hospital Center ...

Integrity Express Logistics growing in Tampa.

TAMPA, Fla. – Yet another logistics company is expanding in Florida, this time it’s Integrity Express Logistics which has announced a 50-employee growth plan in Tampa. The expansion of the asset-based, third-party freight brokerage company, will ...

JetBlue expanding Florida service.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — JetBlue’s commitment to Florida keeps increasing with the company adding service from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB). JetBlue now serves eight Florida d ...

R+L Logistics announces Fort Myers expansion, 80 jobs.

FORT MYERS, Fla. – R+L Logistics, a domestic and international transportation company headquartered in Ocala, is adding 80 new jobs in Fort Myers during the the next three years. The company has already created 88 jobs in Fort Myers, including 31 new ...

Medical IT firm SMRxT tabs Florida for relocation.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Medical information technology and services company SMRxT plans to move its corporate headquarters to Orlando. The relocation will create 55 new jobs and make a $582,000 capital investment in the local community. SMRxT specializes in pr ...

CVS Health plans major Orlando expansion, 500 jobs.

ORLANDO, Fla. — CVS Health plans to hire pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and administrative staff as the pharmacy innovation company boosts its Orlando presence by 500 new jobs during the next two years. CVS Health will open a 112,000 square-foot fa ...

Deadline approaching for innovative TechMatch program.

ORLANDO, Fla. — The deadline to apply for an innovative partnership fostering partnerships between emerging companies and establishing corporations is coming soon. The Orlando Economic Development Commission (EDC), Orange County, the Orlando Tech Associ ...

Paylocity expansion good news for Lake Mary.

LAKE MARY, Fla. – Paylocity’s expansion in Lake Mary will create 176 new jobs and invest approximately $1.45 million as the cloud-based payroll and HR management software provider continues to grow. In addition to the expansion, Paylocity will ret ...

Florida job openings still strong.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida just completed another record month when it came to available jobs. Gov. Rick Scott announced Florida’s number of job openings in November were at the highest level in a decade, with a total of nearly 300,000 job openings a ...

Florida consumer confidence surging this holiday season.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Job growth and economic data suggests that Floridians are feeling just fine this holiday season. Florida’s impressive economic growth and job creation numbers are fueling Floridians’ consumer confidence, which rose more than fiv ...