Breaking News

Articles

Excellence in practice builds the brand, says Greenberg Traurig’s Cesar Alvarez

I just interviewed the 1,000th guest at Fried On Business, and I could not have had a better conversation. My chat with Cesar L. Alvarez, Shareholder and Co-Chairman at Greenberg Traurig LLP, was entertaining and inspiring at the same time. This is a man who took the firm from 325 lawyers in 1997 to some 1,850 attorneys and government professionals …

Read More »

Pet cancer doc brings care, comfort to South Florida

There’s no denying it. We LOVE our pets. And when a pet gets sick, we’re willing to do just about anything to see it restored to health. But where pet cancer is concerned, until recently there’s been precious little to do – except keep the animal comfortable and, eventually, relieve it of its misery. That’s changing, however, with the establishment …

Read More »

Malone develops enticing profile of UF real estate program

During one of my recent pilgrimages to the University of Florida, my alma mater, I had a chance to interview UF real estate undergraduate professor Kent Malone. Considered a rock star in the business school, he took some time on-air to talk about new developments in the University of Florida real estate program. First, Malone announced a ribbon-cutting for a …

Read More »

Merchant deepens bench at Sylvester Cancer Center

Just when you thought they had a full bench, apparently the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has room for even more world-class researchers and practitioners. That’s because they just brought on board a new chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology by the name of Dr. Nipun Merchant, M.D. Formerly at Vanderbilt …

Read More »

Real estate in focus during University of Florida visit

I live in South Florida and enjoy it immensely, but I absolutely love it whenever I get a chance to visit Gainesville and my alma mater, the University of Florida. That’s where I got my start in this crazy business called real estate, and it’s where I have a chance to give back as part of the UF Real Estate …

Read More »

Cyber security tips give startling view of the web

It’s a brave new world out there, folks. You know things are getting scary when someone on the other side of the planet can get your vital information with just a few keystrokes. That’s why it was both frightening and comforting to have Jim Angleton on the show recently. He’s the CEO of Aegis FS, which among other services provides …

Read More »

6th anniversary show packed with special people

We at Fried On Business just marked our sixth anniversary being on the air, and some very special people came on the show to help us celebrate the achievement. One of our favorite people, Lauren Book, had some excellent advice for keeping kids safe as they return to school. You might remember that she is founder and CEO of Lauren’s …

Read More »

ICSC Florida Conference yields fresh retail insights

I just got back from the ICSC Florida Conference 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. For the uninitiated, that’s the annual Florida pow-wow of the International Council of Shopping Centers, the world’s largest retail trade group. This was the 30th year that I’ve attended – yes, the 30th – and as always it was a great time. …

Read More »

Pinnacle partner’s passion is affordable housing

When you think “affordable housing,” what image comes to mind? What if I told you there’s a developer out there who’s doing affordable housing projects that not only dispel the common perceptions but also substantially improve the community? Well, that developer came on the show recently to talk about how affordable housing fits into the South Florida mix. Michael D. …

Read More »

UHealth researchers make prostate treatment breakthrough

Okay, guys! It’s time to have “the talk.” No, not THAT talk. You already know all about that. This talk is about what you’ve probably been ignoring for a long time. You know: – Feeling like you have to go all the time. – Waking up in the middle of the night to go. – Your sex life maybe not …

Read More »