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Posted by: Admin on Thursday, June 1, 2017
Jon Acuff, New York Times Best-Selling Author, to be Keynote Speaker Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. — The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship at Florida State ...

Hurricane Season 2017- Are you Prepared?

Posted by: Admin on Thursday, June 1, 2017
Hurricane Season 2017 is here, which means it's time to think about how to protect yourself, your family and your business from a natural disaster. South Florida hasn't ...


Posted by: Liz Beeble on Friday, May 19, 2017
The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Broward area (Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach) dropped to 3.8% in April 2017, down 0.6% from the same time last year. ...

April 2017 Member of the Month

Posted by: web admin on Tuesday, May 16, 2017

May 2017 Member of the Month 

Dr. Beatriz Perez, Middle River Animal Hospital


Dr. Beatriz Perez has been a member of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce since 2016, and has helped a number of Chamber members by providing quality medicine and compassionate care to animals.

Middle River Animal Hospital is a locally owned animal hospital that helps maintain the bond between parent and pet. They are a cloud based hospital with the latest equipment to provide the best possible care to animals, also offering house calls and providing in-home hospice care.

As a relatively new member, Dr. Perez understands the importance of networking through the Chamber of Commerce in order to promote her own business as well as encourage other businesses to patronize in our local community. She is an active member of the GLBX Leads groups and shares her experiences with the chamber with the local community. Dr. Perez strives to be a source of information and supports fellow members in order to help maintain and enhance the economic environment in Fort Lauderdale.

Prior to owning Middle River Animal Hospital, Dr. Beatriz Perez studied as the University of Florida where she received her Bachelors in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. Previous jobs include working for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, after which Dr. Perez attended Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine. Upon graduating, she completed a small animal internship and worked locally for 7 years. Middle River Animal Hospital will be having it’s 1 Year Anniversary this year, and Dr. Beatriz Perez is proud to have dedicated her hospital to her beloved pets whom have made her the veterinarian she is today.

When not connecting with other members at the Chamber and running her hospital, Dr. Perez is a supporter of animal rescue groups all over Broward County. She donates services and goods to both animal and non-animal based Non-Profits. She is also currently a partner with Beyond Nine Cat Rescue. In her free time, Dr. Perez enjoys spending time with family and friends. You can find her fishing on a boat with her dad, snorkeling with her husband or travelling the world with friends.


December 2016 Hero of the Month

Posted by: Web Admin on Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Gavin Rembach President, Doc-Solutions Gavin Rembach is the President of Doc-Solutions which provides business process engineering for improvement of back office document ...

Retail Follows Rooftops- Density Means Business

Posted by: admin on Friday, April 28, 2017
More than 100 members packed the Tower Club for April's Chamber Breakfast hosted by the Downtown Council. Ken Krasnow of Colliers International explained how "Retail Follows ...

November 2016 Hero of the Month

Posted by: Website Admin on Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Wayne & Cindy Eisen Eisen & Zicari Accounting & Tax Services, Inc. & Nonprofit Success Services, Inc. It’s not uncommon to see Wayne and Cindy Eisen ...

March 2017 Member of the Month

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Thursday, April 13, 2017

Broward’s largest business organization fights legislative power grab

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Tuesday, April 4, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Liz Beeble, Director of Communications, 954/462-4139 The largest business organization in Broward County is calling on lawmakers to slam the ...

Kwoka Appointed to Fort Lauderdale Infrastructure Task Force

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Friday, March 31, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Liz Beeble, Director of Communications, 954/462-4139 (FORT LAUDERDALE)--The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce announced today Ed ...