Jacksonville, Florida

U-Haul Shares Plans for New Self-Storage Center in Jacksonville

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 5:36pm

"This building dates back to 1929 and is full of history," said Amanda Bauer, U-Haul Company of Jacksonville president.

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  • "This building dates back to 1929 and is full of history," said Amanda Bauer, U-Haul Company of Jacksonville president.
  • "Our goal is to maintain as much of the original character as we can during the renovation process.
  • We are honored to clean up the property and preserve this piece of Jacksonville history.
  • The 1.12-acre property was once home to the Western Union Telegraph Company, which built the nation's first transcontinentaltelegraphline.

Ray Team Joins Engel & Völkers Jacksonville

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 11:15am

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Engel & Vlkers Florida today announced the Ray Team, a top-producing six-member real estate team, has joined Engel & Vlkers Jacksonville to serve the specialized, residential property needs within the greater Jacksonville area.

Key Points: 
  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Engel & Vlkers Florida today announced the Ray Team, a top-producing six-member real estate team, has joined Engel & Vlkers Jacksonville to serve the specialized, residential property needs within the greater Jacksonville area.
  • "The Ray Team makes a wonderful addition to our talented team," said Corey Hasting, License Partner of Engel & Vlkers Jacksonville.
  • Engel & Vlkers has maintained a presence in the Jacksonville market since Hasting obtained the rights to Engel & Vlkers Jacksonville Beach in April of 2018.
  • About Engel & Vlkers Florida:
    Engel & Vlkers Florida is the Master License Partner of the global luxury real estate brand Engel & Vlkers in the state of Florida.

Warriors Reflect 19 Years After September 11 Attacks

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 1:45pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, changed our nation.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, changed our nation.
  • For many veterans, the attacks changed their lives more directly.
  • National Guard veterans Antoinette Wallace and Dan Smee joined the military following the attacks.
  • Since 2003, Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) has been meeting the growing needs of warriors, their families, and caregivers helping them achieve their highest ambition.

Plymouth Industrial REIT Expands Presence in St. Louis and Jacksonville with Acquisition of Three Industrial Properties for $51 Million

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 12:00pm

Plymouth Industrial REIT, Inc. (NYSE: PLYM) announced the recent acquisition of two industrial properties in St. Louis, Missouri totaling 566,408 square feet and one industrial property in Jacksonville, Florida totaling 289,850 square feet for a total purchase price of $51.2 million.

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  • Plymouth Industrial REIT, Inc. (NYSE: PLYM) announced the recent acquisition of two industrial properties in St. Louis, Missouri totaling 566,408 square feet and one industrial property in Jacksonville, Florida totaling 289,850 square feet for a total purchase price of $51.2 million.
  • The buildings were acquired for $27.0 million and are projected to provide an initial yield of approximately 7.2%.
  • 2326 Grissom Drive in St. Louis is comprised of two Class B industrial buildings totaling 79,258 square feet and 100% occupied by a single tenant.
  • 8451 Western Way in Jacksonville, Florida is a Class B industrial building totaling 289,850 square feet and 100% leased to five tenants.

CSX Chief Financial Officer to Address Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 3:00pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) Chief Financial Officer Kevin Boone will address the Morgan Stanley 8th Annual Laguna Conference virtually Tuesday, September 15, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time.

Key Points: 
  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) Chief Financial Officer Kevin Boone will address the Morgan Stanley 8th Annual Laguna Conference virtually Tuesday, September 15, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time.
  • This announcement, as well as additional financial information, is available on the company website at http://investors.csx.com .
  • For nearly 200 years, CSX has played a critical role in the nations economic expansion and industrial development.
  • Its network connects every major metropolitan area in the eastern United States, where nearly two-thirds of the nations population resides.

Crestline Hotels & Resorts to Manage The Residence Inn Portland Downtown/Waterfront in Maine and the Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport in Florida

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 11:38am

FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- James Carroll, President and CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC (Crestline) announced today that Crestline has been appointed to manage the 179 guest-suite Residence Inn Portland Downtown/Waterfront in Portland, Maine and the 127 room Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport in Jacksonville, Florida.

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  • FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- James Carroll, President and CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC (Crestline) announced today that Crestline has been appointed to manage the 179 guest-suite Residence Inn Portland Downtown/Waterfront in Portland, Maine and the 127 room Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport in Jacksonville, Florida.
  • About the Residence Inn Portland Downtown/Waterfront, ME
    Located at 145 Fore Street in Portlands historic and trendy downtown, the hotel is the city centers only all-suite hotel.
  • About the Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport, FL
    Located at 14565 Duval Road, Jacksonville, FL, the Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport is near the Jacksonville International Airport and convenient to the pristine beaches in Northeast Florida.
  • For more information and reservations: www.hyatt.com or 904.741.4184
    About Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC
    Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC is one of the nations largest independent hospitality management companies.

Ashley HomeStore Presents 2020 Inaugural Scholarships in Memory of Jacob Jette

Saturday, September 5, 2020 - 8:00pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ashley HomeStore announced the winners of the 2020 Inaugural Scholarship in memory of Jacob Jette.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ashley HomeStore announced the winners of the 2020 Inaugural Scholarship in memory of Jacob Jette.
  • The scholarship program resulted from the tragic death of Jacob Jette, the 19-year old son of one the company's long-time employees.
  • "Nothing can replace the loss of a child," said Chris Caprio, president of Ashley HomeStore, Jacksonville.
  • Each year we will issue it in honor or memory of someone who has made a significant impact on our Ashley HomeStore family."

FIS to Present at Upcoming Conferences

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 9:30pm

A live audio webcast, as well as a replay, will be accessible from the Investor Relations page of the FIS website at investor.fisglobal.com .

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  • A live audio webcast, as well as a replay, will be accessible from the Investor Relations page of the FIS website at investor.fisglobal.com .
  • FIS is a leading provider of technology solutions for merchants, banks and capital markets firms globally.
  • We help our clients use technology in innovative ways to solve business-critical challenges and deliver superior experiences for their customers.
  • Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poors 500 Index.

CSX Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing to Address Cowen Global Transportation Conference

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing, Mark Wallace, will address Cowens 13th Annual Global Transportation Conference virtually Wednesday, September 9, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern time.

Key Points: 
  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing, Mark Wallace, will address Cowens 13th Annual Global Transportation Conference virtually Wednesday, September 9, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern time.
  • CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company.
  • For nearly 200 years, CSX has played a critical role in the nations economic expansion and industrial development.
  • Its network connects every major metropolitan area in the eastern United States, where nearly two-thirds of the nations population resides.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Portable Hand-Washing Station to Increase Sanitation (JHA-220)

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 3:15pm

As a result, it could help to prevent the spread of germs and it can be used when tailgating, camping, fishing or during other outdoor activities.

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  • As a result, it could help to prevent the spread of germs and it can be used when tailgating, camping, fishing or during other outdoor activities.
  • The invention features a portable design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for households, outdoor enthusiasts, sports teams, the construction industry, etc.
  • The inventor described the invention design.
  • The original design was submitted to the Jacksonville sales office of InventHelp.