Stories written by Bari Auerbach

Gain ‘financial certainty’ with Melnick, Lilienfeld & Castonguay, CPAs

In uncertain times, consulting with trusted experts who can provide strategic tax and business planning advice is especially important. Melnick, Lilienfeld & Castonguay, CPAs specializes in taking a collaborative approach to helping clients attain financial security in an ever-changing environment. “We recognize that there is no ‘one-sizefits- all’ strategy to guarantee success,” explains firm co-founder […]

Genesis Media and DS Xpress host ‘Unlocking Potential of Emerging Technology’

Americans now spend nearly as much time using the Internet as they do watching TV. The Aventura Marketing Council’s first Chairman’s Roundtable luncheon of 2013 focused on the emergence of startup technology companies as powerful economic forces and how local businesses can best harness innovation for their benefit. The meeting was hosted by two “technologically […]

Crossroads Investigations: Proving ‘Knowledge is Power’ with Due Diligence

Crossroads Investigations: Proving ‘Knowledge is Power’ with Due Diligence

If you’re about to embark on a new business venture or you’re involved in litigation, what you do know can’t hurt you! Proving knowledge is power, Crossroads Investigations can help you find out everything and anything about a subject or business through an extensive Due Diligence process – before a transaction is completed. “This can […]

‘Military Recognition Day’ features Judge Greg Holder, Florida ESGR

‘Military Recognition Day’ features Judge Greg Holder, Florida ESGR

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve works tirelessly to make sure our returning heroes have the ability to earn a living – giving them their livelihoods and lives back after they’ve defended ours.” The Aventura Marketing Council’s November breakfast meeting hosted by Memorial Regional Hospital South, Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay Campus, Kovens Conference […]

Salute to Emergency Medical Services hosted by Aventura Hospital and Medical Center

Salute to Emergency Medical Services hosted by Aventura Hospital and Medical Center

Today we are honoring and recognizing men and women out there saving our lives on a daily basis,” began Heather J. Rohan, former CEO at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center as she expressed appreciation to Emergency Medical Services during the hospital-sponsored October Breakfast Meeting for the Aventura Marketing Council. The event honored teams from the […]

Restoration USA, Genesis Media and Warren Henry Auto Group host Orange Bowl CEO

Restoration USA, Genesis Media and Warren Henry Auto Group host Orange Bowl CEO

All-stars from Restoration USA, Genesis Media and Warren Henry Auto Group recently teamed up with Orange Bowl Committee CEO Eric Poms for an Aventura Marketing Council Chairman’s Roundtable meeting scoring points with business and community leaders. Kicking off the event at Christine Lee’s at Gulfstream Park, AMC Chair Cliff Schulman of Weiss, Serota, Helfman helped […]

Holiday Cheer

With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to deal with long lines at check-out counters; extra traffic; visits from not-so-favorite relatives and of course, the obligatory fruit cake that just might sit in your kitchen until next year. But despite the hectic nature of the winter months in South Florida, – in Sunny Isles […]

Holiday diet ‘survival guide’

If you’d rather fit into a swimsuit than a Santa suit, here are some guilt-free treats that can help your diet survive the holiday season: Pseudo cinnamon bun: Mix 1/2 cup plain flavor oatmeal with 3/4 cup water; microwave for 60 seconds; mix in a packet of Splenda and sprinkle with cinnamon Protein pudding: Mix […]

‘Live longer, live better’


Successful young professionals are often married to the jobs; many husband and wives juggle work deadlines with kids’ bedtimes; and even active seniors busy babysitting, volunteering or just having fun, rarely devote enough time to the one goal shared by people of all ages: Attaining and maintaining optimal personal health and wellbeing. At Aventura Chiropractic […]

‘Case Solved!’ with Crossroads Investigations


The highly effective detective agency Imagine being able to harness the expertise of investigative professionals formerly with the CIA, White House National Security Council, the U.S. Department of State, the the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force. Now, fully licensed and insured Crossroads Investigations is making the most highly effective detective services readily available to clients […]

The Bath Club unites ‘luxury and philanthropy’


Two loving couples are now looking forward to saying their “I do’s” at the ultra-luxurious Bath Club on Miami Beach. Simply by clicking on, fiancées Cara Aschheim and Gabriel Katz, and Humberto Abeja and Eleanne Soto discovered they could have their dream weddings at The Bath Club and join in efforts to support two […]

Oceanview Shades and Dragery opens new showroom in Gables


When designing the magnificent new Coral Gables gallery/showroom for Oceanview Shades and Drapery, founder Lynn Sampson had two major goals in mind: “To create a ‘wow’ customer experience, and inspire imagination with innovative home automation concepts and the industry’s most impressive, fashion- forward window products and home accessories.” After gracing Miami’s Design District for more […]

Decorus Realty reaches 100 agent milestone in record time


Almost faster than you can say “Sold!” Decorus Realty has welcomed 100 top producing agents – less than 10 months after the ultra-luxurious Decorus office opened in Sunny Isles Beach. “This milestone accomplishment testifies to Decorus’ ability to attract real estate agents without the need for typical recruitment efforts,” explains Decorus Director of Operations Patricia […]

In the Know

Knowing about all the progressive initiatives going on in Sunny Isles Beach should make residents and visitors feel fortunate to live, work and play in the city becoming internationally known as “Florida’s Riviera.” DID YOU KNOW… At the Nov. 15 City Commission meeting, a resolution was approved accepting results of the Nov. 6 general election, […]