Author: Maria Sonnenberg

Kenny Porter Joins Two Culinary Passions, BBQ and Restaurants, Opens Smokey’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q

As a child, Brooke Porter remembers how much her father, Kenny, enjoyed working in the restaurant business. In March of this year, Kenny Porter joined two culinary passions, barbecues and restaurants, when he opened Smokey’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q in Titusville. […]

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WATCH: Wuesthoff Brevard Hospice & Palliative Care Offers Compassionate, Quality Service

Since 1984, Wuesthoff Brevard Hospice and Palliative Care has served as safe haven for patients and their families. The Dr. Jey Pillai Center for Hospice Care was built for the community by the community. […]

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EDC of Florida’s Space Coast, Embraer Collaborated to Re-Energize Space Coast Economy at Critical Time

When Embraer selected Brevard after closely examining a host of other possible locations for its North American manufacturing facility, the company set the stage for the Space Coast’s rebirth.
“The timing could not have been better,” said Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast President and CEO Lynda Weatherman. “It was our own economic stimulus at a time when we really needed it.” […]

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Florida Tech International Business Study Abroad Prepares Students for Global Success

THE INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MAJORS offered by Florida Institute of Technology’s Nathan M. Bisk College of Business, together with the school’s exciting Study Abroad program, provide students with a valuable international perspective that prepares them for success on a global scale. […]

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United Space Coast Cables Partners with Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast

United Space Coast Cables is a small business with a large heart. Devoted to his employees, the community and the business of manufacturing, owner Bryan Holm and his management team not only strive to create a working environment that nurtures employee job satisfaction and career growth, but they also have partnered with the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast to raise awareness of the wealth of opportunities awaiting in the manufacturing sector. […]

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SPOTLIGHT: Soccer Player Teresa Brantley Moon Holds Record for Career Goals Scored at Florida Tech

Teresa Brantley Moon’s contributions to Florida Tech soccer earned her induction into Florida Tech Sports Hall of Fame in 2016. She the top career goal-scorer in Florida tech history, in addition to holding many other records. […]

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COVER STORY: Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast Sponsors Certified Production Technician Program

Not that long ago, Brevard lagged behind many areas of the country when it came to job growth and Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast CEO Lynda Weatherman made it her mission to change that fact, meeting with industry leaders such as Elon Musk and Lockheed Martin to acquaint them with the benefits of the Space Coast. Her efforts to lure manufacturing into Brevard have paid handsomely in job opportunities. […]

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MILESTONES: Brevard’s Carroll Distributing Marks 60 Years, Stresses Corporate Social Responsibility

Carroll Distributing upholds a company-wide mission of Corporate Social Responsibility, dedicated to benefitting a distributor’s community. Its employees are on-the-ground with the needs of the area, always giving to small-town bars who may be running a benefit for employees or community members, as well as regional and national charities. […]