A-1 Industries celebrates 45 years of excellence with day of appreciation for employees
A-1 Industries of Florida, Inc. (A-1), a leading manufacturer of pre-engineered wood trusses in the Southeastern United States and the Caribbean, is celebrating its 45th anniversary with the launch of a new corporate video and a special day of appreciation for its employees.
"What sets us apart from other manufacturers is our people," says John Herring, A-1's President and CEO. "We use state-of-the-art software and have amazing facilities, but our team is truly our company bedrock. They are the reason we have been in business for more than four decades." .. Read More>>
St. Lucie EDC wins 3 international awards
The Economic Development Council of St. Lucie County (EDC) on Sept. 20 received international recognition for the organization’s efforts, including special recognition as an Economic Development Organization of the Year.
The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) awarded its prestigious Economic Development Organization of the Year bronze award in the 200,000-500,000 population category to the EDC. The award recognizes a non-profit, public agency with a primary mission of economic development that has demonstrated long-term strategic planning, organizational development, and significant community impact and/or innovation...Read More>>
Port St. Lucie Business Women honored with proclamation from county
The Port St. Lucie Business Women received a proclamation from St. Lucie County declaring Sept. 22 as “American Business Women’s Day.” At their Sept. 20 meeting, the county recognized the Port St. Lucie Business Women, which was the first professional women’s organization in this area, for its outstanding community service efforts and for its economic and civic impact on the local community.
PSL Business Women President Jessica Parrish came to the podium to accept the proclamation...Read More>>
Treasure Coast extension makes space for food system connections Oct. 11
The Good Food Connections virtual meet up is back. Do you grow a food product you aren’t sure how to market or distribute? Are you a chef looking to add unique local items to your menu? Join us starting Tuesday, Oct. 11 from 5 – 6 p.m. via Zoom...Read More>>
Those who work for the cause, not for applause, honored at House of Hope’s 2022 awards
House of Hope supporters truly “work for the cause, not for applause,” and they never expect any recognition for their efforts. Once a year, however, House of Hope honors the people, businesses, partner agencies, faith-based organizations and neighborhoods that perform extraordinary work hand-in-hand with House of Hope to empower Martin County residents to overcome hunger and hardship.
This year’s annual Hope Awards Recognition Breakfast was held on Sept. 14 at Monarch Country Club in Palm City, with HBKS Wealth Advisors as the Presenting Sponsor and Stuart Main Street as the Silver Sponsor...Read More>>
Local author Rosemary Dronchi to share experiences at Oct. NLAPW meeting
The National League of American Pen Women (NLAPW) Vero Beach Branch is holding its next meeting on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 1:30 to 3:00 pm in the History Room on the second floor of Vero Beach Main Library, located at 1600 21 Street. Guests are welcome. Author Rosemary Dronchi, who has written the Rossini Trilogy series, one romance, and a cookbook, will speak about her publishing experiences...Read More>>