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MIAMI-DADE – Miami-Dade County Commission Chairman Esteban Bovo Jr. applauds a newly released study on the economic impact of the County’s investments to transform PortMiami into a major global hub. According to an economic impact study released by County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez on April 17, the total number of jobs at PortMiami grew by 116,548 in the last four years, while the total value of economic activity increased by $12.8 billion – driven by an increase of nearly 1 million tons of containerized cargo handled at the Port last year and a 1.4 million increase in cruise passenger traffic since 2012.
Miramar, FL - The Victoria Mutual Building Society (VMBS) - Florida Representative Office is pleased to announce "Let's Meet @ Dutch Pot"; scheduled to be held every Saturday, starting April 22, 2017 through May 27, 2017, at various Dutch Pot restaurant locations in South Florida. The event will assist the Victoria Mutual team to interact with the Jamaican Diaspora community at their convenience.
30+ Year Economic Development Professional Selected to Lead Mission to Grow Jobs & Investment in Miami-Dade County.  (Miami, FL - April 13, 2017) - The Miami-Dade Beacon Council announces economic development veteran Michael A. Finney to be the organization's new President & CEO effective June 1st. Finney, who has dedicated his 30+ year career to job creation and economic development, becomes the organization's fifth president in its 32-year history as Miami-Dade County's official economic development organization.
Youth Group Hosts Symposium.  Kingston, Jamaica: Brittany Singh Williams has been named the first female curator of the Global Shapers Kingston Hub. Williams, 28, heads the Jamaican chapter of the global network of young leaders using their achievements to drive their communities. She will take over from attorney Mikhail A. C. Jackson, and begin her one-year tenure in June.
(Black PR Wire) MIAMI, FL – The Black Owned Media Alliance is excited to announce the 2017 BOMA Awards. The BOMA awards was established to honor agencies, businesses, and individuals who make a positive impact in the South Florida Black community. This year the ceremony will be on April 26, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Hilton Miami Airport, 5101 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, FL 33126.
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