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FASTSIGNS® of Fort Lauderdale Hires New Marketing and Sales Professional

Posted by: Christina Krenek on Friday, June 22, 2018
FASTSIGNS® of Fort Lauderdale, a family-owned sign and graphics provider, welcomes Robin Rodriguez to the team as their newest outside sales professional. She brings a ...

Real average hourly earnings unchanged from May 2017 to May 2018

Posted by: Bureau of Labor Statistics on Thursday, June 21, 2018
From May 2017 to May 2018, real average hourly earnings were unchanged, on a seasonally adjusted basis. Combined with a 0.3-percent increase in the average workweek, real ...

Six expert hurricane season preparedness tips for your business

Posted by: Linda McMahon on Wednesday, June 20, 2018
For this blog about Hurricane Season preparedness, we thought it would make sense to get some business continuity tips from a real expert—a business owner who survived ...

The Facts About GDPR Compliance

Posted by: LAN Infotech on Tuesday, June 19, 2018
The rise of cybercrime has led to the increasing need for protecting data from these criminals. Countries all over the world are working incessantly towards finding a lasting ...

The Bariatric and Metabolic Institute at Cleveland Clinic Florida Achieves National Accreditation

Posted by: Cleveland Clinic Florida on Monday, June 18, 2018
Cleveland Clinic Florida’s Bariatric and Metabolic Institute has been designated a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and ...

Florida Power & Light Company Honored with Industry Award for Power Restoration in Puerto Rico

Posted by: Florida Power & Light Company on Wednesday, June 13, 2018
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) presented Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) with the association's special "2018 Emergency Assistance Award for Puerto Rico Power ...

Best Email Apps For Small Business Owners Who Use iPhone

Posted by: LAN Infotech on Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Communication is definitely made more accessible as a result of technology. Unlike previous years where people placed heavy reliance on letters and messengers, currently, ...

Gov. Scott: Florida’s Tourism Industry Booming, Achieves Highest Quarter Ever

Posted by: Governor Rick Scott on Monday, June 11, 2018
Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida welcomed an all-time record 33.2 million visitors to the Sunshine State in the first quarter of 2018. This represents an increase ...

Board of Directors Unanimously Approves Community Safety Policies

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Friday, June 8, 2018

The Board of Directors of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce unanimously approved a series of strategic initiatives to improve community safety in the wake of the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The effort was spearheaded by a taskforce comprised of representatives from Leadership Fort Lauderdale, the Women’s Council, the Small Business Committee and the Education & Workforce Committee.

A Message from the Director of Communications

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Friday, June 8, 2018
It’s rare to find an organization that not only believes in its mission, but in its employees. Nearly a year and a half ago I joined the Chamber team, unsure of what I ...