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OpenClose named to 2014 HousingWire HWTECH 100 List

PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — OpenClose, an enterprise-class end-to-end loan origination system (LOS) provider, announced that it has been named to HousingWire magazine’s new HWTECH 100(TM) list. OpenClose is among 23 companies recognized in t…

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At the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Servicing Conference and Expo Quandis Inc announces Enhancements to PACER Bankruptcy Locater

ORLANDO, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — California-based Quandis, Inc., a leading provider of default management technology solutions, announced at the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Servicing Conference and Exposition in Orlando, Florida that it …

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OpenClose, an enterprise-class end-to-end loan origination system, successfully implements QM and ATR Rules

PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — OpenClose, an enterprise-class end-to-end loan origination system provider, today announced that is has implemented the functionality necessary for lenders to adhere to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s n…

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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott Announces $30 Million Commitment for High-Skill/High-Wage Job Training in ‘It’s Your Money Tax Cut Budget’

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Today, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced $30 million in funding for a new workforce training initiative focused on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) occupations and other high-skill/high-wage jobs as part of the 2014-2015 “It’s Your Money Tax Cut Budget.”

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LegacyGRAM provides a new way to tell your story – even after you’re gone

OLDSMAR, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — LegacyGRAM allows users to record their most-treasured family stories, share them with their loved ones, and set them to be released now, or even after they’ve passed away. The website prompts users with intuitive qu…

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Jury Awards $15 Million in Florida Drunk Driver ‘Wrongful Death’ Case

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — On December 12, 2013, a Miami-Dade County, Fla. jury awarded $15 million in compensatory damages to the parents of a 23-year old son who was killed by a drunk driver. The jury, equally composed of men and women, delibe…

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Southeast Computer Solutions and BAASS announced a strategic alliance to deliver more ERP solutions to small and midsized orgs

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Florida’s Southeast Computer Solutions, Inc. (SCS) today announced the formation of a strategic alliance with BAASS Business Solutions Inc. The new alliance augments the capabilities and professional service resources …

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Ultimate Gift Combination is the GoPro and Quik Pod Pole – it’s Selfie Magic for the Holidays

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — The Quik Pod Extendable Pole from Fromm Works allows the photographer to be included in the shot at all times. Great for snowboarding, paragliding, diving, skateboarding and hiking. GoPro(R) shots are taken when no one…

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RevOmax new bio-based green lubricants tech on display at PRI Show 2013

PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — AmberTech Global has teamed up with Excellent Performance, Inc.’s oil division, RevOmax Lubricants to produce and distribute motor oil and fuel lubricants to the performance and racing industry worldwide. RevOmax’…

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Florida LTC Expert Janet Washburn helps Promote November as Long-Term Care Month in 7 Different Ways

NAPLES, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Long-term care experts across America are giving a boost to seven awareness campaigns that seek to join Thanksgiving at this month’s table of caring. The experts are state-certified agents with LTC Financial Partners,…

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Florida Companies to Watch 2013: LRM Industries International is Recognized

ROCKLEDGE, Fla, /Florida Newswire/ — LRM Industries International, Inc. has been recognized for 2013 as a recipient of the Florida Companies to Watch(SM) award, an honor presented by GrowFL at the University of Central Florida. In its third year, Flor…

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CCMC Inc. and D+H Mortgagebot to Provide Lenders Advanced Connector Financial Solutions

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — CCMC Inc., the leading provider of integration solutions for financial systems, and D+H Mortgagebot, have entered into a strategic partnership to provide seamless connectivity between Mortgagebot Enterprise…

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LRM Industries International Expands in Florida, Adds TPF Production Lines

ROCKLEDGE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — LRM Industries International, Inc., of Rockledge, Florida, announces that it has secured a second building and added two presses due to rapid growth. Operating at 24/7 since May of 2011 and processing 2 million pou…

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Tampa Bay History Center hosts 150 maps from the 15th century through today charting six centuries in Florida

TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Before the South was “The South,” there was only La Florida. Indeed, nearly 100 years before the English arrived in Virginia, Spanish and French explorers charted a course for “The Land of Flowers.” Marking the quincentenary of Ponce de León’s 1513 landing on Florida’s shores, the Tampa Bay History Center presents Charting the Land of Flowers: 500 Years of Florida Maps, one of the most comprehensive exhibitions of Florida cartography ever assembled.

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RV rental assistance for ‘We’re the Millers’ starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis provided by Allstar Coaches

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Allstar Coaches, the leading provider of luxury recreational vehicle rentals in the United States, is no stranger to the entertainment industry. Most recently, it partnered with Warner Bros. to provide RV ren…

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Critically acclaimed new illustrated children’s book aims to instill the ‘value of good deeds’ in children

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Many people think it is about time that a children’s book was published that has the ability to skillfully instill positive and inspirational values. Whilly Bermudez has stepped-up to the plate with his latest book entitled, ‘WB and The 10 Good Things.’ For children ages 5-8, this is a ‘feel-good’ book that parents will enjoy sharing with their kids. The book is available from the author’s website and also on Amazon as a Kindle Edition.

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The families of victims Albertson Almase and sister Kristina Almase have filed multiple count lawsuits in Miami-Dade County

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — The Opa-Locka Florida police chase that resulted in a head-on collision with multiple fatalities on I-95 this past April has prompted the filings of two alleged wrongful death lawsuits by the families’ attorney Edward …

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Florida Luxury RV Rental Dealer Allstar Coaches Announces New Locations for Luxe Vacation Travel Customers

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Florida-based luxury RV rental dealer Allstar Coaches today announced two new recreational vehicle rental location openings in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and Orange County, Calif., serving business and luxe travel…

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Available this summer from Hypothesis Publishing Company is the first-ever next generation dating book, ‘Lion Taming’

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Available now from Hypothesis Publishing Company is the first-ever next-generation dating book, ‘Lion Taming: How Busy Professional Women Avoid the Seven Most Disappointing Suitors and Date Higher,’ by Corey Weiner. In…

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You want a Voice? You have a Choice: John Krause seeks 2014 Republican Nomination for Florida’s First Congressional District

PENSACOLA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — You want a Voice? You have a Choice! John Krause today has announced his candidacy for U.S. Congress, seeking the 2014 Republican Nomination for United States House of Representatives to represent Florida’s First C…

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After successes marketing distressed investment properties in Dade and Broward counties, Biscayne Bay to market Palm Beach County properties to Brazilian Investors

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Biscayne Bay, an international broker headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil, announced its intention to expand its real estate activity to include Palm Beach County, starting today. According to a recent study by the Braz…

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The Soup Kitchen of Boynton Beach announces 30th Anniversary Fundraiser Gala

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — The Soup Kitchen Inc. of Boynton Beach is proud to announce its first gala in recognition of its 30th anniversary in serving the local Florida community. The organization is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit, sustaining …

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All 11 of Florida’s Regional Planning Council’s have completed their Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — This week, the Florida Chamber Foundation announced that all 11 of Florida’s Regional Planning Council’s (RPCs) have completed their Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies (CEDS) using the Foundation’s Six Pillars framework and will become the Foundation’s strategic partner in demonstrating the value of the Six Pillars across the state.

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Haitian National Police to Train at Miami-Dade Police Department

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Twenty-one officers from the Haitian National Police Counternarcotics Unit (BLTS) started a three-week “Train the Trainer” course at the Miami-Dade Public Safety Training Institute (MDPSTI) yesterday, April 1. The training covers advanced law enforcement investigation techniques.

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Ready for Earth Day 2013, USA Coffee Company Blends Environmentally-Friendly Coffee

PLANTATION, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Earth Day is April 22 and USA Coffee Company is doing its part to save the planet. Florida-based USA Coffee Company is proud of its efforts to produce conventional certified Hawaiian coffee that is environmentally…

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Intellectual Property Expert Scott Austin joins VLP Law Group LLP

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Today, VLP Law Group LLP has announced that trademark attorney Scott R. Austin, Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Intellectual Property Law, has joined the firm from Gordon and Rees LLP.

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Statement from Florida Governor Scott Regarding the International Driver’s License Repeal

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Today, Fla. Governor Rick Scott today made the following statement regarding the progress of international driver’s license legislation: “I applaud the Florida House of Representatives and the Senate Committee on Community Affairs for passing legislation to amend a state statute to improve driver’s license provisions for international visitors.”

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Florida Gov. Scott Announces Turbine Controls Expansion to Bring 60 Jobs to Miramar

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Connecticut-based Turbine Controls, Inc. (TCI) – an industry leader in providing aircraft engine component maintenance, repair and overhaul services to aviation and industrial customers across the globe – has announced an upcoming expansion to Miramar, Fla. that will create 60 jobs.

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Fla. Gov. Scott Awards Two Governor’s Business Ambassador Awards at JMI

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — On Thursday, Governor Rick Scott awarded Governor’s Business Ambassador Awards to The James Madison Institute (JMI) President and CEO Dr. Robert McClure, III, and to board member Robert Gidel, Sr. for their work in creating jobs for Florida families. The Governor presented the award at JMI’s 25th Anniversary Gala.

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Fla. Governor Rick Scott Statement on the Resignation of Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ — On Wednesday, Fla. Gov. Rick Scott today made the following statement at a media availability, following the resignation of Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll: “Local, state and federal law enforcement officials just held a press conference in Orlando, announcing that 57 individuals were charged with illegal activity linked to a $300 million conspiracy orchestrated by Allied Veterans of the World.’

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