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Entries from October 2010

Local Homebuilder Announces New Business Venture, Rainbow International

October 29th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Rainbow International, a premier home cleaning and restoration services company, announces its introduction of services in Northeast Florida.

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RiverTown to Host the 2010 Florida Carbon Challenge Kickoff Today

October 28th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Builders, designers and architects get ready for the competition of the year! The 2010 Florida Carbon Challenge will kickoff from 4 to 7 p.m. today at RiverTown, a St. Joe Company community.

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Vote “No on 4” supporters plan to share their message at Florida/Georgia Game!

October 27th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

With less than a week remaining before election day, Northeast Florida “No on 4” supporters are mapping out their game plan for “No on 4” efforts with the goal of actively engaging friends, family, neighbors and colleagues to vote “No” on Amendment 4. Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce members and other supporters are planning to gather and wave “Vote No on 4” signs as people travel downtown for Florida/Georgia festivities. They are also going to be handing out specially designed orange & blue and red & black “Vote No on 4” stickers at the game.

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Monique Burr Foundation for Children Raises $122,000 at the 22nd Annual El Pescado Billfish Tournament

October 26th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

More than $122,000 was raised during the Monique Burr Foundation for Children, Inc.’s 22nd Annual El Pescado Billfish Tournament and Fish-N-Chips Marina Casino event at Camachee Cove in St. Augustine, Fla.

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Hampton Golf’s M.G. Orender to Speak at SSBD CEO Nexus Forum Nov. 3

October 25th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Golf and growth will be the focus at the Second Stage Business Development Initiative’s (SSBD) upcoming CEO Nexus Forum on Nov. 3. SSBD, an initiative of the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce, has selected M.G. Orender, president of Hampton Golf and 33rd president of The PGA of America, to be the featured guest speaker at the quarterly CEO Nexus Forum from 7:30 to 9 a.m. on Nov. 3.

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Get Ready for Next Weekend’s Gridiron Get Down

October 22nd, 2010 · Leave a Comment

On Oct. 29, The City of Jacksonville is hosting the Gridiron Get Down featuring national recording artists Jake Owen and Uncle Kracker as well as regional performers Fusebox Funk and Drummer vs. DJ featuring the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus’ Jon Wilkes and DJ Capone.

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31st Annual Realtor-Builder Tradeshow “Vive La Renaissance”

October 21st, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Hear ye, hear ye! Today from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the UNF University Center, you are invited to celebrate Northeast Florida’s real estate and builder community at the 31st Annual Realtor-Builder Tradeshow, Vive la Renaissance.

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Northeast Florida “No on 4” Rally Thursday at the Landing

October 20th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Northeast Florida “No on 4” supporters are planning to come out in number on Thursday for the “No on 4” Rally. The event, sponsored by the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce, will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Jacksonville Landing

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Augustine Grille to host “Farm to Table” Event!

October 19th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

The Augustine Grille at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa will host a “Farm to Table” Dinner Benefit & Silent Auction on Saturday, Nov. 6 at 6:30 p.m. The dinner is a fundraiser for the Beaches Local Food Network’s Children’s Gardening Program and Slow Food First Coast’s school garden installations.

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Flagler Inks Lease with Fortegra Financial for New Headquarters

October 18th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Flagler today announced it has inked an 11-year, 58,000-square-foot lease with Fortegra Financial that will relocate the company’s corporate headquarters to Flagler’s Deerwood South business park located at 10151 Deerwood Park Blvd. in the Southside area.

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