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MIAMI, FL – April 24, 2017 –Cheryl Pearson-McNeil will deliver the keynote address at the inaugural BOMA Awards on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Hilton Miami Airport, 5101 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, FL 33126. Pearson- McNeil is the Senior Vice-President of Strategic Community Alliances and Consumer Engagement for Nielsen, the global company that measures what consumers watch and what consumers buy. Pearson-McNeil is the visionary behind Nielsen’s African-American Consumer Report. This award-winning report led to the company’s historic creation of Nielsen’s Diversity Insights Series. Each report focuses on the rapidly growing Hispanic, African-American or Asian consumer base.
Veteran of 18+ years in aviation brings past experience with LOT Polish Airlines, Centralwings, and OLT Express.  PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – (April 18, 2017) – Sunrise Airways announced today that it has expanded its executive team with the appointment of Rafal Orlowski to the position of Commercial Director. A native of Poland, Mr. Orlowski carries more than 18 years of aviation industry experience directing sales, revenue management, and commercial development for such notable European carriers as LOT Polish Airlines, Centralwings, OLT Express Poland.
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.
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