Marilyn Luna

Burger King scholars program honors student’s achievements

Miami-Dade County students honored are pictured at the Burger King Headquarters in Miami. They are joined by Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus president Madeline Pumariega and Early Childhood Initiative president David Lawrence Jr.

Recently, the Burger King McLamore Foundation continued its tradition of giving back to the South Florida community during its annual Burger King Scholars Award Ceremonies hosted in Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Almost 300 students from both public and private high schools in Broward and Miami-Dade counties were recognized for having ...

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Greater Miami Chamber awards recognize minority businesses

Among the 2011 Top 100 Minority Business Awards recipients pictured are (l-r): Joy Wallace, A Joy Wallace Catering; Wilhemena Black, University of Miami; Lori Medici, Perry Ellis; Abe Ng, Sushi Maki; Magda Lopez, Lopez & Partners LLC; Jorge Plasencia, Republica; John E. Brown III and Miyako Haag Acelor, Pepsom Group, and Cristy Leon-Rivero and Steve Kaczynski, Navarro Discount Pharmacy.

By Marilyn Luna…. The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce honored the winners of the Top 100 Minority Business Awards on Thursday, Mar. 24, at Jungle Island. The awards luncheon highlights and celebrates South Florida’s minority business community and their steadfast spirit of entrepreneurship in spite of today’s sometimes turbulent marketplace. ...

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Greater Miami Chamber names Technology Leaders of Year

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By Marilyn Luna…. The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce honored the winners of its fifth annual Technology Leaders of the Year Awards on Apr. 19 at Jungle Island. The awards luncheon recognized individuals and organizations with extraordinary technological hands-on experience whose management of technology resources and/or technological innovations have made ...

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Baptist Health unveils new Medical Plaza in C. Gables

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By Marilyn Luna…. More than 250 guests attended Baptist Health South Florida’s most recent preview reception. The special affair celebrated the 10th anniversary and new home of the Baptist Medical Plaza at Coral Gables, 10 Giralda Avenue. Visitors were among the first to tour the new state-of-the-art facility featuring diagnostic ...

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