Monthly Archives: May 2016

Local tech firm acquired by Canadian company

MARKHAM, ONTARIO and SEBASTIAN, FLORIDA – Enghouse Systems Limited (TSX:ESL) announced today it has acquired the assets of NetBoss Technologies, Inc. for a purchase price of approximately CDN $9.3 million, subject to certain price adjustments.

Headquartered in Sebastian, NetBoss provides an integrated service assurance platform encompassing fault and performance management, service correlation and customer analytics. […]

May. 30, 2016|

First compressed natural gas station to open in Fort Pierce

FORT PIERCE – American CNG Energy plans to build its newest Opis Energy CNG station in Fort Pierce.

The station will be located at the Port Consolidated truck refueling station in Fort Pierce, FL off interstate 95 (I-95) and highway 68, a major pit stop and refueling station mecca for truck fleets traveling through the […]

May. 30, 2016|

Fishing tournaments, boat shows and seafood fests reel in big bucks


Boat shows and fishing tournaments bring a huge economic impact to the Treasure Coast, but a much larger benefit is the growth of appreciation for the marine environment.

“With tournaments comes environmental awareness and safe practices for the fishermen and the fish species,” says April Price, president of Marine Industries Association of the […]

May. 30, 2016|

Theatre ends season with farewell video

VERO BEACH – Riverside Theatre posted this video last week inviting patrons to take a look back at their 2015-16 season. Learn more about next season’s schedule and ticket pricing here.

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May. 30, 2016|

Financial firm ranks high in national analyst awards

ST. LOUIS – Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) announced that its Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated (“Stifel”) and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (“KBW”) subsidiaries combined to win 18 awards in the 2016 Thomson Reuters StarMine Analyst Awards, ranking the firm tied for first in number of awards won among 167 qualifying U.S. firms. With […]

May. 30, 2016|

Florida breaks tourism record again

Last week Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida welcomed the highest number of visitors during the first quarter of the year with 29.8 million tourists who came to Florida. This is an increase of 4.8 percent over the same period last year and exceeds the previous high of 28.5 million in the first quarter […]

May. 23, 2016|

Jim Kruger receives Excellence in Nursing Award

PORT ST. LUCIE – On May 16, the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) presented the 2015 HCA Awards of Distinction to recipients at a ceremony in Nashville, Tenn. The HCA Awards of Distinction include the First Humanitarian Award, the HCA Innovators Award and the HCA Excellence in Nursing Award, and are the highest honors […]

May. 23, 2016|

This week’s Treasure Coast Business News 5/17/16


May 17, 2016

Welcome to the e-newsletter of Treasure Coast Business, a service of Indian River Magazine Inc. for its readers and advertising partners. If you would like to report news about your business or share a deal offered by your business, contact Publisher Gregory Enns at 772.940.9005 or email [email protected]. To follow our daily […]

May. 19, 2016|

Relay team finishes first in Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Triathlon

VERO BEACH – Dr. David O’Brien and Dr. Robert Reinauer of New Vision Eye Center won the LLS Conquistador’s Triathlon. The  USAT Sanction Sprint Triathlon was held Sunday, May 15.
The event started several years ago by community members that had been affected by blood cancers to raise awareness of the fight against Blood Cancers. […]

May. 16, 2016|

Blind woman’s vision returns after 20 years

STUART – Martin Medical Center made national news over the weekend when patient Mary Ann Powell-Franco’s vision returned after being blind for over 20 years. Powell-Franco, who lost her sight in 1993 as a result of a car crash in Ohio. She’d needed spinal surgery to fix ruptured discs. She had a stroke on […]

May. 16, 2016|