| Dec 10, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Promotions, hiring and recognition at South Florida businesses.
Randall Vitale, Fort Lauderdale area market executive for Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust, was recently appointed to the Broward Housing Council, an organization that advises...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Chicago-based Commonground, one of the largest multicultural advertising agencies in the U.S., just got a lot bigger.
The 10-year-old agency recently joined forces with two leading Hispanic agencies, Miami-based MGSCOMM and New York-based Vidal...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Malcolm (Mal) MacDougall, a Madison Avenue veteran best known for his "just for the taste of it" ad campaign introducing Diet Coke, died Friday in New York. He was 86.
The cause was complications of cancer, said his business partner, Stephen Judson....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A century-old Coca-Cola manufacturing plant in a formerly run-down section of downtown Los Angeles is about to pop as a plush new office and retail complex.
The elaborate makeover of the three-story brick-clad building most recently used as a toy...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Nothing intimidated John Cena, who regularly faces 300-pound men in the wrestling ring -- until he had to audition for Judd Apatow and Amy Schumer.
No slouch himself, packing 250 pounds onto a muscular 6-foot-one-inch frame, Cena was eager to make the...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Voters in two Western states are caught in fierce battles over whether consumers will know what is deep inside their food.
Oregon and Colorado on Nov. 4 will decide the fate of labeling laws for genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, the latest fronts...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 7:09 AM
Work will begin Monday on a massive new warehouse in Aberdeen for which the developer has not signed a tenant.
The 571,000-square-foot project at the Perryman Logistics Center is one of six new buildings Chesapeake Real Estate Group has in the works,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Should children have the legal right to purchase products that are excessively high in added sugar, such as soda and candy? The quick and obvious answer is "yes." After all, sugary products are a source of calories, and calories are required for survival....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:17 PM
According to Cindy Bergman, associate executive director of the Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center, planning to present such a large-scale event as the JCC Maccabi Games — which take place in Boca Raton from Aug. 10-15 — took...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:52 PM
If your back aches or your ankle swells, managers of a Columbia-based company want you to forgo the ice pack and grab a TheraPearl instead.
The maker of therapeutic pearl-filled packs that can be chilled in the freezer or heated in the microwave want...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Steve Koonin, who as entertainment chief at Time Warner's Turner unit presided over a long run of growth at big cable networks like TNT, TBS, truTV and TCM, as well as a streak of aggressive, sometimes maverick promotional maneuvers, is leaving his post...