Archive for category Florida

If I Knew Then … Rob Povolny

rob-headshotRob Povolny is the founder of Eat Fresco Foods in Tampa, Fla. Mr. Povolny founded Eat Fresco in 2014 after spending more than a decade working for major global brands like Coca-Cola and Nestle. Eat Fresco produces ready-made, preservative-free meals – using high-quality ingredients – that can be found in Tampa Bay-area specialty grocery stores, neighborhood markets, and some Winn-Dixie supermarkets. The company is building a $1.5 million, 12,000-square-foot food production kitchen in eastern Hillsborough County set to open in January 2017.

Check out my interview with Mr. Povolny in Crain’s Tampa Bay business magazine.

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If I Knew Then … Laura Barrett

img_1529Laura Barrett is a classically trained opera singer and the founder of Barrett School of Music in Tampa, Fla. Barrett School of Music provides music lessons for a wide range of instruments to clients in the Tampa Bay area communities of Seminole Heights, South Tampa, and Westchase, and has plans to expand to Lakeland and St. Petersburg.

Check out my interview with Ms. Barrett in Crain’s Tampa Bay business magazine.

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If I Knew Then … Patrick Moraites

pjm-headshop_landscapePatrick Moraites is the co-founder of FIRM Consulting Group in Tampa, Fla. Founded by Ryan DeJong and Moraites in March 2007 as a commercial finance and expense reduction company, FIRM Consulting Group today is a Tampa-based holding company whose subsidiaries deliver on FIRM’s original promise by providing client-centered business solutions and increasing clients’ cash flow through innovative expense-reduction plans and vendor management services.

Check out my interview with Mr. Moraites in Crain’s Tampa Bay business magazine.

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If I Knew Then … Jason Caras

jcaras4Jason Caras is the co-CEO of IT Authorities in Tampa, Fla. IT Authorities is a leading provider of managed IT services and support to companies in the Tampa Bay region and beyond. IT Authorities specializes in process-driven IT infrastructure solutions and has been recognized by Inc. magazine as one of the country’s fastest-growing privately owned companies.

Check out my interview with Mr. Caras in Crain’s Tampa Bay business magazine.

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Proud to be a Florida resident today!

Proud to be a Florida resident today! Maybe there’s hope for this state, after all. http://ow.ly/GSCXH #FLmarriage

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Check out this CNN Travel article about Cedar Key

Check out this CNN Travel article about the simple pleasures of #cedarkey and #oldflorida. http://ow.ly/FPNx7

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Low-Tide Sunset

Cedar Key sunset 7-24-14

Night falls over the bayou at low tide in Cedar Key, Florida, Thursday, July 24, 2014.

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