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Tibor Hollo: Building our tallest tower, with a bigger one to follow

In 1956, Tibor Hollo packed his bags and reputation as one of New York’s most successful general contractors and relocated to sunny Miami, where he founded Florida East Coast Realty. In the 60 years since, the…

Alex Acosta Trades Law Enforcement For University Campus With Early Goal Of Trumpeting Successes Of Fiu Law School

R. Alexander Acosta clerked for Samuel A. Alito Jr. when the US Supreme Court justice served on the US Court of Appeals. He also served as the assistant attorney general…

Dr Phillip George Takes Over As Chair Of Um Board Of Trustees As University Embarks On Fundraising For Ambitious Capital Plans

Plastic surgeon turned investor Dr. Phillip George is embarking on a new journey as chairman of the University of Miami's Board of Trustees. After 20 years as a trustee, he…

Burned By Mortgages Bankunited Shifting To Business Lending As Coral Gables Institution Starts New Life Under John Kanas

After teetering on the edge of collapse for nearly a year, Coral Gables-based BankUnited was seized by regulators last month and was quickly turned over to a consortium of investors…

Wine Maker Art Lover Dennis Schollbrings Varied Background To Task Of Elevating Diverse Programs Of Knight Foundation

Between changing technology and a rough economy, the journalism industry is seeing growing pains. Artists and arts organizations are working to hold their own and continue innovating. And the education…

Andrew L Carricartes Ios Health Systems Leading The Way In Converting Regions Medical

With a federal economic stimulus package offering physicians incentives to switch from paper to electronic medical records, the e-health records industry is exploding. But Andrew Carricarte started early. He founded…

Deborah M Harris Taking Over Womens Fund Of Miamidade As Issues Of Consequence To Women Girls Rise To Prominence

A veteran of the Women's Funding Network, a coalition of women's funds across the globe, Deborah "Debi" Harris joins the Women's Fund of Miami-Dade with broad knowledge of women's causes…

Time Andmoney Short For New Jackson Ceo Eneida Roldan As She Seeks To Enlist Community Support For Troubled System

Jackson Health System, a community lifeline for 90-plus years, faces critical fiscal challenges. Government budgets are shrinking as the amount of charity care the health system provides grows — from…

Hands On Miami Ceo Leila Chang Ripich Sees Opportunity Tomakevolunteering Secondnature

After lending a hand as a volunteer since the '90s, Guantánamo-born, Miami-bred Leila Chang Ripich is now the face of Hands On Miami as its new president and chief executive…

Gregory Chan Shaping St Thomas Diverse Curriculum To Create Academic Destination For Miami And The World

As the first-ever provost of Miami Gardens-based St. Thomas University, Gregory Chan is responsible for academic development and excellence at the urban, student-centered Catholic school.…

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