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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.

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  • 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.

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.

CRAIMARK Studios Announces Major 2020 Expansion

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 1:48pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacksonville-based video production agency CRAIMARK Studios, Inc .

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacksonville-based video production agency CRAIMARK Studios, Inc .
  • has announced a multifaceted expansion beginning fall of 2020.
  • Founded by Craig Bukata, CRAIMARK has already gained a reputation for reliable and comprehensive video production services.
  • "We are delighted with CRAIMARK Studios' expansion plan which will bring more film and television productions to Jacksonville and bolster the continued success for this important industry in our city's history," said Todd Roobin, manager, City of Jacksonville Film & Television Office.

Brightway Insurance ranks among the fastest-growing companies in Northeast Florida for the 12th year in a row

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 2:31pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Jacksonville Business Journal published its Fast 50 list , and Brightway Insurance ranks No.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Jacksonville Business Journal published its Fast 50 list , and Brightway Insurance ranks No.
  • 2 among the companies in Northeast Florida that saw the largest volume revenue increases in the past three years.
  • "We're honored to be recognized by the Jacksonville Business Journal as one of the fastest-growing companies in the region 12 years in a row," said President and CEO, Michael Miller.
  • If you are interested in becoming a Brightway Franchise Owner, please click here to let us know or email franchise@brightway.com .

Florida’s Largest City Selects Enterprise Records Management Solution from Tyler Technologies

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 2:17pm

Tyler Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) today announced it has signed an agreement with the Jacksonville Sheriffs Office in Florida for Tylers New World Enterprise Records Management System (RMS).

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  • Tyler Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) today announced it has signed an agreement with the Jacksonville Sheriffs Office in Florida for Tylers New World Enterprise Records Management System (RMS).
  • The Jacksonville Sheriffs Office is replacing its existing homegrown records management solution with a state-of-the-art system.
  • Tylers New World Enterprise RMS system is the latest innovation in records management software from Tylers Public Safety Division.
  • Jacksonville is the most populous city in Florida and the largest city by area in the contiguous United States.

Office Evolution Continues Expansion Amid Pandemic with New Plantation Business Center

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 12:00am

This new location extends the Office Evolution network of Business Centers nationwide and in Florida with locations in Jacksonville, Tampa and now Plantation.

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  • This new location extends the Office Evolution network of Business Centers nationwide and in Florida with locations in Jacksonville, Tampa and now Plantation.
  • The Business Center occupies 10,250-square-feet of a prime Class-A office building and is owned and operated by local residents Eddie and Mitzy Uribazo.
  • "Congratulations to Eddie and Mitzy on the opening of their new location in Plantation," said Mark Hemmeter, founder and CEO of Office Evolution.
  • Office Evolution continues to lead the workplace transformation that is projected to see nearly 30 percent of all office space become shared office space by 2030, according to a JLL report.

Visit Jacksonville: July in Jax

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:59pm

Jacksonville is slowly and safely opening its doors for visitors to come relax and unwind after months of isolation.

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  • Jacksonville is slowly and safely opening its doors for visitors to come relax and unwind after months of isolation.
  • Located at the super convenient intersection of I-95 and I-10, you can get from anywhere in the nation to Jax via car.
  • Visit Huguenot Park and drive your car on the sand and bring everything you need for the ultimate beach day.
  • Go for a hike at Hanna Park, enjoy one of its 15+ miles of trails and end the visit with a surf lesson in the park!

Jacksonville-based Healthcare Technology Company Forcura to add 115 Jobs, Open New Corporate Headquarters

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm

The company will receive taxpayer-backed incentives from the City and State to expand its staff and maintain Jacksonville as its corporate headquarters.

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  • The company will receive taxpayer-backed incentives from the City and State to expand its staff and maintain Jacksonville as its corporate headquarters.
  • "Congratulations to Forcura on their selection of Jacksonville for their new corporate headquarters," said Governor Ron DeSantis.
  • "This investment will bring 115 high-skilled jobs to our city and increase Jacksonville's prominence as a hub for innovation and technology in the healthcare sector."
  • Forcura , a leading healthcare technology company headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, facilitates continuity of care via technology, analytics and a deep commitment to enabling better patient care.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Easy On/Off Leggings (JKN-169)

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 4:15pm

"This inspired me to develop an improved article of athleisurewear that could be positioned or removed in public."

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  • "This inspired me to develop an improved article of athleisurewear that could be positioned or removed in public."
  • These accessories could easily be positioned or removed in public without requiring a changing area or privacy.
  • The original design was submitted to the Jacksonville sales office of InventHelp.
  • 18-JKN-169, InventHelp, 217 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, or call (412) 288-1300 ext.