Tags Archives: Sarasota

Sarasota Memorial turns 90, plans 200-bed hospital.

SARASOTA, Fla. — Sarasota Memorial Hospital turns 90 this year and plans to add a new 200-bed hospital in Venice to celebrate. From modest beginnings in 1925, Sarasota Memorial has expanded over nine decades to meet the area’s growing health care nee ...

Sarasota firm streamlining health care communication.

SARASOTA, Fla. — A Sarasota tech firm is promising to innovate the way health care providers communicate with one another. Voalte, the leader in health care communication technology, launched the next evolution of health care communication solutions in ...

Benderson Park again in world spotlight.

SARASOTA, Fla. — The International Rowing Federation has named Sarasota’s Nathan Benderson Park as the host of the 2018 World Rowing Masters Regatta. This will come just one year after the Park hosts the 2017 World Rowing Championships and will brin ...

New College of Florida tabbed nation’s best.

SARASOTA, Fla. — Accolades keep rolling in for New College of Florida, which the Princeton Review said is the nation’s No. 1 when it comes to “Easiest Campus to Get Around.” That’s far from the best thing it has to say about New Coll ...

USRowing puts Bradenton-Sarasota on Olympic radar.

BRADENTON, Fla. — Hundreds of Olympic rowing hopefuls will come to the area in 2016 in the quest for a coveted spot in the U.S. Olympic Team. That quest will result in thousands of additional hotel room nights and a nice economic bump for the areas of B ...

Florida rum tops in nation.

SARASOTA, Fla. — July 4 was a big day for Drum Circle Distilling. Not only did the nation celebrate it’s independence but the distillery learned it had been named the best rum maker in the U.S. and the Caribbean. Pretty weighty news for a distille ...

GrowFL helps JMX grow globally.

SARASOTA, Fla. — What began as a small, local company in Sarasota has emerged into the world’s largest online-only retailer of Amish furniture. The JMX family of brands is quickly becoming one of the most recognizable and successful enterprises in ...

Sarasota’s CAST poised for exponential growth.

SARASOTA, Fla. – Ever since setting up shop in Sarasota, Creative Agency Services Team has experienced business success. Now the sky seems to be the limit as the shopper marketing agency plans to build on its 70 hires in the last year with another lar ...

Envera Systems secures new jobs in Sarasota.

SARASOTA, Fla. – Envera Systems is expanding in Sarasota and the electronic security monitoring firm expects to hire for 30 new jobs and make a capital investment of $604,000 in the Sarasota community. “Florida businesses have created more than 801 ...

Global Financial doubling Sarasota workforce.

SARASOTA, Fla. — High-profile financial advisor Global Financial is making a major expansion, announcing the firm will add 75 employees and move to a larger facility. Global Financial is an independently owned, SEC Registered Investment Advisor whose g ...

Exactech jobs saving lives.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — What began as a dream shared by orthopaedic surgeon Bill Petty, his wife Betty, and biomedical engineer Gary Miller, PhD., had turned into a job creating engine for Florida and a saving grace for patients worldwide. Gov. Rick Scott r ...

New Sarasota Mall attracts big name retailers.

Taubman Centers Inc will break ground on a new Sarasota mall later this year. The core stores of the mall will be an 80,000-square-foot Saks Fifth Avenue, a 160,000-square-foot Macy’s and a 180,000-square-foot Dillard’s.  The mall will also feature ...