Miami’s Business Community Matures

More than 600 of Miami’s business, government and nonprofit leaders joined international law firm Greenberg Traurig to celebrate its 50th anniversary.


In-school Programs Boost Trade and Logistics — and Young People’s Futures — in Miami-Dade

As chair of the Beacon Council’s Trade and Logistics Committee, I am committed, together with my team, to make a lasting impact on the South Florida trade and logistics field and the greater community.


Beacon Council Names Former Michigan Official President and CEO

Michael A. Finney, a former economic development chief for the state of Michigan, has been named the new president and CEO of the Miami-Dade Beacon Council, officials announced Thursday.


Michigan’s Economic Chief to Head Beacon Council

Michael A. Finney has been named President and CEO of the Beacon Council, Miami-Dade County’s public-private economic development partnership.

Economic Development Veteran Tapped as Beacon Council President

The Miami-Dade Beacon Council will be led by a seasoned economic development professional from Michigan, starting June 1.


Miami-Dade Beacon Council Chooses Next Leader

The Miami-Dade Beacon Council has selected its next president and CEO.


Time Well-Spent with Miami-Dade County Mayor

We were excited to take part in the Miami Innovators Working Group meeting last month with Mayor Gimenez on ways to amplify our current business & startup landscape.


A Health System Bets Big on Miami’s Future in Health-Tech

Daniel Silberman runs Miami-based startup Mediconecta, the largest telemedicine provider in Latin America. It is also eying the U.S. Hispanic marketplace.

Key Ceremony Showcases New Local Companies

More than 300 business and community leaders participated in the 2017 Key Ceremony to recognize new and expanding companies assisted by the Miami-Dade Beacon Council.


More Than a Dream

South Florida is fast becoming hedge fund heaven—a new warm-weather home for alternative investment firms and their satellite offices.