Jennifer Rominiecki joined the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens as CEO just four years ago. Now, she’s heading the best small business in Sarasota.“We are just overwhelmed and thrilled,” Rominiecki said. “It underscores the importance of nonprofit organizations to operate as businesses to be sustainable for the future.”The gardens...
Jennifer Rominiecki joined the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens as CEO just four years ago. Now, she’s heading the best small business in Sarasota.“We are just overwhelmed and thrilled,” Rominiecki said. “It underscores the importance of nonprofit organizations to operate as businesses to be sustainable for the future.”The gardens...
By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com Friday Jun 14, 2019 at 5:44 PM Jun 14, 2019 at 5:44 PM While countless well-known retailers have been shuttering stores in recent months, Burlington is bucking that trend.The chain, formerly known as Burlington Coat Factory, sells a variety of clothing and home goods.Burlington will add 50 locations across the U.S. this year, according to the Dayton Daily...
Texas-based fast-food chain Whataburger is now the property of a Chicago investment firm.BDT Capital Partners has agreed to acquire a majority stake in San Antonio-based Whataburger, the companies announced Friday.Financial terms of the deal were not released.Whataburger will continue to be headquartered in San Antonio, and the groups...
John Hielscher Staff Writer @johndhielscher Friday Jun 14, 2019 at 2:15 PM Jun 14, 2019 at 2:15 PM SARASOTA – A group from Helios Technologies rang the opening bell Friday on the Nasdaq stock exchange to mark the switch of its ticker symbol to "HLIO."The Sarasota-based manufacturer changed its parent company name last summer to Helios from Sun Hydraulics Corp.,...
The marina, on 4.65 acres, offers valet boating and dry stack storage and service for boats up to 38 feet. MANATEE COUNTY -- Bradenton Boat Club, a marina and storage facility for 350 boats in Cortez, has sold for $5.3 million.A partnership between a New York private investment firm...
The marina, on 4.65 acres, offers valet boating and dry stack storage and service for boats up to 38 feet. MANATEE COUNTY -- Bradenton Boat Club, a marina and storage facility for 350 boats in Cortez, has sold for $5.3 million.A partnership between a New York private investment firm...
By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com Thursday Jun 13, 2019 at 2:47 PM Jun 13, 2019 at 2:47 PM Target is the latest retailer catering to shoppers with a gotta-have-it-now mentality.The discount chain said Thursday that it will now offer same-day delivery of about 65,000 items for $9.99 per order.The deliveries will be made by Shipt, a delivery service Target previously acquired, and could...
Laura Finaldi Staff Writer lauraefinaldi Thursday Jun 13, 2019 at 12:05 PM Jun 13, 2019 at 12:05 PM The company has been expanding in Sarasota-Manatee. Tampa Bay-based Kahwa Coffee Roasting is coming to Osprey, the coffee shop's first major move into South Sarasota County.This fall, Kahwa will open a 1,300-square-foot cafe and espresso bar at the Shops at Casey Key in...
And the winner is...Truist.After months of brand development, the name of the bank to be created by the $28 billion mega-merger between BB&T and SunTrust is Truist Bank.The two companies unveiled the new name Wednesday for what will become the nation's sixth-largest bank.Get ready to see Truist all...