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Castellon & Company caters to international customers

Castellon & Company caters to international customers

Carlos M. Castellon, CPA, CVA, recently opened Castellon & Company PL, a boutique accounting firm for the international private client. With 32 years of experience in international taxation and accounting for businesses and individuals, Castellon counts among his clients top-tiered industries based in Latin America and Europe to foreign nationals wishing to locate to the […]

BHFS names Rev. William White to chair its board of trustees

BHFS names Rev. William White to chair its board of trustees

Rev. Dr. William White has been named chairman of the board of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest faith-based not for-profit healthcare organization in the region. Mr. White serves as senior pastor of the 5,000-plus-member multi-cultural Christ Journey Church in Coral Gables. “Rev. White is a respected leader who has served Baptist Health for many […]

Fall in Love with The Spa at Conrad Miami

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Spend the most romantic month of the year with revitalization at The Spa at Conrad Miami. Throughout February, indulge in luxurious treatments that will leave you feeling rejuvenated and luminous. Choose from a range of treatments customized to instill well-being and radiance. A complimentary glass of champagne will be included with the following packages to […]

BHSF cares for community with S. Fla. Day of Service

BHSF cares for community with S. Fla. Day of Service

Baptist Health South Florida (BHSF) once again celebrated its “Caring for Our Community” campaign, as employees and their families volunteered their time to make a difference in communities throughout South Florida. Volunteers spent countless hours doing renovation projects at local elementary schools, community centers and more. “Baptist Health South Florida remains committed to giving back […]

International Children’s Film Festival to debut at Coral Gables Art Cinema

South Florida’s youngest film aficionados are eagerly awaiting the first annual Miami International Children’s Film Festival, presented by the Coral Gables Art Cinema, as it prepares for its debut, Oct. 25-27, at the Coral Gables Art Cinema. Families throughout the community will have the opportunity to experience the best in global “art house” films for […]

Greater Miami Chamber presents Top Minority Business Awards

The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce honored the winners of the Top Minority Business Awards on Mar. 13 at Jungle Island. The awards luncheon highlights and celebrates South Florida’s minority business community and the steadfast spirit of entrepreneurship. The businesses represent a variety of industries and showcase the region’s rich diversity. Ten companies received awards […]

Alliances for Aging recognizes Rev. Dale Young with award

Alliances for Aging recognizes Rev. Dale Young with award

Nearly 300 aging services, insurance and healthcare professionals recently gathered at Jungle Island for the 23rd annual Installation and Luncheon of the Alliance for Aging, where nine outstanding individuals were recognized for their extraordinary contributions. The President’s Award was presented to Rev. Dale Young, director of Congregational Health at Baptist Health South Florida. The award […]

Beth Rosenstein named to chair annual Pineapple Sauté and Sip

Beth Rosenstein named to chair annual Pineapple Sauté and Sip

Baptist Health Foundation has recruited Beth Rosenstein, general manager of Bloomingdale’s at The Falls, as the chair of the sixth annual Pineapple Sauté and Sip Host Committee. Guests at the interactive dinner, which will take place Saturday, May 4, 6:30 p.m., at the JW Marriott Marquis, will cook alongside Chef Norman Van Aken, “considered South […]

Annual Mercury Ball to benefit programs and services at SMH

South Miami Hospital will celebrate its 53rd annual South Miami Hospital/Kidz Medical Services Mercury Ball, “Global Rhythm, Your World – Our Priority,” on Saturday, Mar. 2, at the JW Marriott Marquis, 255 Biscayne Blvd. Way in Downtown Miami. Kidz Medical Services is the Title Sponsor; Presenting Sponsor is First National Bank of South Miami. The […]

Infinity Auto Insurance donates $1.5M to Step Up For Students

Step Up For Students and Infinity Auto Insurance co-hosted a back-to-school event at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic School in Cutler Bay celebrating Infinity’s $1.5 million contribution to the scholarship program. The donation is made in honor of Infinity’s popular bilingual literacy program, Read Conmigo, and will fund 336 scholarships for children in […]

Baptist Health, Girl Scouts partner to restore camp’s native hammock

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Baptist Health South Florida recently partnered with local Girl Scout volunteers for a morning of “green happiness” as they planted more than 350 native small trees and shrubs at Girl Scout Camp Mahachee. The historic site, spanning more than 11 acres, was dedicated for the use of Girl Scouts of Dade County in 1948, and […]

Chamber to honor the Estefans with Sand in My Shoes Award

The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce has honored accomplished leaders who have made a significant difference in the South Florida business community for more than 30 years with its Sand In My Shoes Award. Joining those who have received Miami’s most prestigious award will be Gloria and Emilio Estefan. The award will be presented on […]

Baptist Health hosts Congregational Health Convocation, Award event

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Baptist Health South Florida recently held the Congregational Health Convocation and Awards Ceremony at Don Shula’s Hotel and Golf Club in Miami Lakes, where the theme was “Healthy Communities: Impacting the Culture of South Florida.” Dr. Ana Viamonte Ros, former Surgeon General of Florida, served as keynote speaker for the evening. The event also marked […]

Chamber announces recipients of Military Person of the Year Awards

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The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce celebrated the accomplishments of outstanding local military personnel during its 25th annual Military Service Person of the Year Awards. The awards were presented on Wednesday, July 11, at the chamber’s monthly Trustee Luncheon at Jungle Island. The recipients of the 2012 Military Service Person of the Year Awards are: […]

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