Orlando Business News

News from Orlando, Florida (FL) USA – Orlando business news, as issued by the Send2Press Newswire service.

Redevelopment Experts, RMA, Expand to Central Florida

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 10, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — RMA, Redevelopment Management Associates, recently announced the opening of their newest office in Winter Springs. The company’s success in reinventing numerous South Florida cities, with over $1 billion in private sector investment within client areas, captured the attention of several Central Florida city officials, leading to a dramatic increase in their mid-state client base.

Now There’s an App That Reminds Us to Put Down Our Phones and Enhance Human Connections

ORLANDO, Fla., June 29, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today Mode, a new smartphone app that makes us more mindful of how we use our devices, debuts in the app stores. The Mode app tracks time spent in different modes of day-to-day life without interruption. It encourages users to put down their phones and to be more deliberate with technology use, enriching their lives and their human connections. Mode reminds us to enjoy life untethered from constant emails, texts and notifications.

Shapiro Goldman Babboni & Walsh Attorneys Attend Florida Justice Association’s ‘Workhorse’ Seminar

ORLANDO, Fla., April 6, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Attorneys from the southwest Florida personal injury law firm Shapiro Goldman Babboni and Walsh attended the Florida Justice Association’s annual “Workhorse” seminar held at the Orlando World Trade Center Marriott.

MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. will present at the SeeThruEquity Healthcare Investor Conference on January 11

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 7, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. (OTC:MDIT / OTCMKTS:MDIT), specializing in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of molecular biomarkers and premium medical devices for detection, risk assessment and diagnosis of cancer and precancerous conditions announces today that CEO, Michaela Ott and CFO, Robert McCullough will present at the SeeThruEquity First Annual Microcap Healthcare Investor Conference on Monday, January 11, 2016, at the Fairmont San Francisco.

‘Christmas Spectacular!’ Opens Nov. 15 at the Stetson Mansion, Florida’s Most Popular Tourist Attraction

DELAND, Fla., Oct. 26, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Stetson Mansion, named by Trip Advisor as Florida’s Most Popular Landmark Tourist Attraction, will re-open on Nov. 15, 2015 for its annual ‘Christmas Spectacular!’ Lively holiday tours of the opulent all-wood 1886 palace of famed hat maker John B. Stetson will operate three times daily through Jan. 15.

Transportation Futurist Simon Anderson to Speak at TransForum 2015

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 8, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — International futurist and award-winning author Simon Anderson, founder of Venture Foresight, LLC, has been selected to be a featured speaker at the TMW TransForum user conference on Sept 14, 2015 in Orlando. Anderson will focus on the near-future of trucking and transportation in his presentation.

MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. successfully obtained Mexican Tender for 31 Stainers and First Delivery of new Manual Microtome to China

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 27, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc., ( OTCQB:MDIT / OTCMKTS:MDIT ) specializing in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of molecular biomarkers and premium medical devices for detection, risk assessment and diagnosis of cancer and precancerous conditions announces its Mexican distributor, ATYDE won a public tender for delivery of 31 MEDITE tissue staining machines with a the total retail value of approximately $600,000. This is the first major sale to Mexico for MEDITE.

Stetson Mansion ‘Florida’s Most Popular Tourist Attraction’ Hosts a Quilt Show and Tour July 18 to Aug. 1

DELAND, Fla., July 14, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Over 100 quilted items will be on display during guided tours of Florida’s ‘Gilded Age’ Stetson Mansion. Named by Trip Advisor as Florida’s ‘Most Popular Tourist Attraction,’ the Stetson Mansion is the restored and updated winter home of famed hat maker John B. Stetson.

MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. Announces Change of Auditor

ORLANDO, Fla., May 14, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. (‘Company,’ OTCQB symbol: ‘MDIT’ / OTCBB:MDIT), specializing in the development, manufacturing and marketing of molecular biomarkers and premium medical devices for detection, risk assessment and diagnosis of cancer and precancerous conditions, announces change of auditors.

Release and Book Signing of BioTE Medical President Gary Donovitz M.D. ‘Age Healthier Live Happier’ at Age Management Medicine Group (AMMG) Conference

ORLANDO, Fla., April 23, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — BioTE Medical President and Founder Gary Donovitz M.D. releases his book ‘Age Healthier Live Happier – Avoiding Over-Medication through Natural Hormone Balance’ (ISBN: 9780990706458) to kick off the Age Management Medicine Group Conference at JW Marriott / Ritz Carlton Grande Lakes April 23 – 26, 2015.

Orlando gets ready for its own ‘Shark Tank’-like show launching May 15

ORLANDO, Fla., April 22, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CashNLearn, Orlando’s Own ‘Shark Tank’-like show is calling all local entrepreneurs to its launch kick off on May 15 at the Artegon Marketplace in Orlando, Fla.

Florida’s Most Recommended Solar Company Launches New Website

ORLANDO, Fla., March 13, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Superior Solar, the leader in residential and commercial solar energy in Central Florida, did an unconventional unveiling of its new website and logo design on Friday, March 6. Instead of dictating the look and feel of the site, Superior opened up the design process directly to its employee team, clients and web users, officially launching its new website today.

Stetson Mansion Tours and Events Named Finalist in the First Annual Bright House Networks Regional Business Awards in Central Florida

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 20, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Stetson Mansion Tours and Events announced today that it has been named a finalist in the first annual Bright House Networks Regional Business Awards in Central Florida. Stetson Mansion was named a finalist in the Small Business category for the awards, which honor the companies, organizations and people who have impacted, with their products, services, and thought leadership, the Central Florida community.

Stetson hat maker’s Florida home opens for ‘Christmas Spectacular!’

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 10, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The 1886 Victorian mansion of famed hat maker John B. Stetson is now open for its Christmas Spectacular! tours through January 15, 2015. Named ‘Florida’s most popular attraction’ by Trip Advisor, the Mansion’s Christmas decorations are considered the most lavish display inside any private Florida home.

A Dozen DeLand Merchants Collaborate for the 2014 Stetson Mansion ‘Christmas Spectacular!’ Nov. 15 through Jan. 15

DELAND, Fla., Dec. 1, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A dozen local DeLand elves have contributed to the holiday celebration of ‘Florida’s Most Popular Attraction’ this year. Trip Advisor gave the Stetson Mansion the singular designation in May. Florida’s first luxury estate and most historic home has become an over-the-top experience for the lovers of Christmas tours for the last 4 years, between Nov. 15 – Jan. 15, 2015.

‘Christmas Spectacular!’ Opens at the Historic Stetson Mansion on Nov. 15

DELAND, Fla., Nov. 14, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Designer decorations from around the world embellish the historic Stetson Mansion for 2 months starting November 15, 2014. Named ‘Florida’s most popular attraction’ by Tripadvisor, the mansion endeavors to outdo all other holiday decorations in Florida. Famed hat maker John B. Stetson originally built this private ornate mansion in 1886.

Four Seasons Christmas Trees helps decorate Stetson Mansion’s ‘Christmas Spectacular!’ Nov 15 – Jan 15

DELAND, Fla., Nov. 13, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It snowed inside the Stetson Mansion this week thanks to a tree flocking company in Central Florida. ‘Four Seasons Christmas Trees has helped transform our reception parlor into a frozen forest,’ said owner JT Thompson. ‘You can’t tell the inside from the outside anymore! The funny thing is we all found out that anything can be flocked!’ Stetson Mansion ‘Christmas Spectacular!’ Tours run Nov. 15 thru Jan. 15 2015.

Quilt Shop of DeLand and Quilting Guild of the Villages combine creative forces with the Stetson Mansion for a ‘Christmas Spectacular!’

DELAND, Fla., Oct. 27, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Quilt Shop of DeLand and the Quilting Guild of the Villages will be partnering with the 1886 Stetson Mansion for a unique holiday quilting event Nov. 15 thru Jan. 15. The combination of quilting with the artistic talents of various Orlando designers at the annual Stetson Mansion ‘Christmas Spectacular!’ will be a must see during the holiday season.

What Has Happened to the Everyman? New Book Questions GOP Philosophies

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 3, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Is the Republican Party planning a coup d’etat for this next election cycle? George L. Fouke questions this in his newly-released book, ‘Who is Killing the Republican Party? An Old Professor’s Jolly Rant’ (ISBN: 978-1502512499). In a satirical account of the GOP, this politically-independent author takes the Republican Party to the woodshed with tough love hoping for its revival as part of a viable two-party system.

Quandis Enhances Solution to Identify Borrower Bankruptcies

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 19, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Quandis, Inc., a leading provider of default management technology solutions, announced at the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Servicing Conference and Exposition in Orlando, Florida that it made significant enhancements to its automated searches of PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records), the United States Courts bankruptcy locater system.

The Children’s Internet Campaigns with Indiegogo to Raise $200,000 to Keep Kids Safe Online

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 4, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In response to the growing number of concerns regarding children’s safety on the internet, The Children’s Internet created the KidWideWeb, a software platform that keeps kids safe online. This internet security platform will protect children from adult-oriented online content, prevent children from meeting sexual predators online, keep kids from landing on sites not appropriate for their age, and prohibit them from engaging in inappropriate and/or malicious communications.

George Jensen, Jr., former USA Technologies Founder joins ThePeoplesVote.com Board of Directors

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 19, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ThePeoplesVote.com is pleased to announce that George Jensen, Jr., current President and CEO of Jensen Expansion Capital, Inc. has joined their Board of Directors. Mr. Jensen will be advising the company on strategic planning and long term expansion, and will also be investing in the company.

Pull Up Your Pants – You’ve Been Duked – DUKEXXX Maintains Fashion Freedom for Saggers

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 20, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Wearing sagging pants has not only been outlawed in Florida public schools, but the Metropolitan Etiquette Authority recently launched a New York City-wide poster campaign to ‘Pull up Your Pants.’ Additionally, a San Francisco musician, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, was recently booted off Southwest Airlines because his pants were hanging too low. Well, there may now be a solution to these problems – DUKEXXX’s ‘No drag sagg.’

CCMC Inc. Expands Sales Support Team, adds Jason Lowe as new Vice President of Sales

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CCMC, Inc., the financial industry’s leading technology interface provider, has added a new key member to their sales support team. Jason Lowe has been named the new Vice President of Sales for CCMC Inc. and brings a breadth of experience to the company. Jason’s primary objectives will be in supporting CCMC’s vendor partner sales forces, providing customer and partner education of CCMC capabilities, and developing new sales processes to bring additional value to both the company and their partners.

Team TSI, LLC, National Installation Contractor, Announces the TSI Formenator: the First Android Application Created for the Mobile Installation Industry

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Team TSI, LLC, a National Installation Contractor, announces an industry first, the TSI Formenator. This is the first Android application geared towards the mobile fleet installation business. The application is built on the widely used Android platform.

EVtones Sets Tone for Electric Vehicles – Creates New Music Licensing Revenue Stream

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Bran-Rae today announced the launch of EVtones, an MP3 download service providing unique MP3 music tones, tunes and sounds for electric and electric hybrid vehicles. Car sounds, jet engines, etc. will also be offered as downloads to an electric vehicles MP3 compatible tone generating system. These unique downloads will command a substantial premium and provide higher revenues to the music industry over current regular music MP3’s.

Multimodal Hazmat Shippers Learn Latest Regulations at Lion Technology Workshop

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Transportation (DOT) have stepped up enforcement to reduce undeclared and illegal hazmat shipments via airline, truck, rail, and ship. Undeclared shipments of hazardous materials are predominately aerosols and flammable liquids (e.g., paint and paint-related materials), as well as batteries, fireworks, dry ice, perfume products, and cigarette lighters.

Matt Hughes Promotes MMA Workout and Complete Fitness System

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Nine-time Welterweight Champion, Matt Hughes, has endorsed and tested the next big fitness craze for women and men – Cage Fitness. Hughes is a big proponent of fitness. In fact, every year he travels to Capitol Hill and meets with government officials to talk about the importance of health and fitness. Now, Cage Fitness will be added to his talking points.

CONIX Systems Unveils Day 1 Exceptions Processing Solution at BAI Payments Connect

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CONIX Systems, a leading international provider of payment processing solutions to the financial services industry and a pioneer in the creation of post-Check 21 exceptions management tools, will showcase Xcept, its Day 1 exceptions processing solutions, at the BAI Payments Connect Conference in Kissimmee, Fla., March 1-3 (booth 604).

State Representative Kurt Kelly Files to Run for Congress against Grayson

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — State Representative Kurt Kelly, whose district covers part of Florida’s Eighth Congressional district, today filed paperwork to run for Congress against controversial first-term Democrat Rep. Alan Grayson. ‘The people of Central Florida deserve a Congressman with a business background who knows that money spent by the federal government in Washington isn’t play money, but rather hard-earned money taken out of each of our paychecks,’ said Rep. Kelly.

Single for The Holidays? Dating Expert Rochelle Peachey Offers Survival Tips

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Few people like being alone. Sure, there are some men and women who truly like their single status, but most of us prefer having someone special in our respective lives. If you are single by choice, then you are not in need of advice, but if you are unattached and are open to suggestions to make it through the holiday season, dating expert Rochelle Peachey offers a plethora of advice.

Give the Gift That Everyone Needs – a Personalized Doormat

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Finding the gift for the person who seems to have everything can be a challenge. So can selecting the ideal present for important people in your life beyond family members and friends – such as your children’s teacher, the mail carrier and your fitness instructor at the gym. For a unique gift, you can give them an item they need with an appearance that fits their respective personality. The Personalized Doormats Company is an online company that offers a wide variety of customized doormats for homes and businesses.

The Handbook of Program Management

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SEBA® Solutions Inc. announces that ‘The Handbook of Program Management’ (ISBN-13: 978-0071494724) has been added to the United States government Federal Acquisition Institute’s (FAI) recommended reading list for all capstone courses in program and project management. The FAI establishes the necessary competencies, training, and experience requirements for program and project managers in civilian agencies to become certified to manage the acquisition-related aspects of projects.

The Scuby Group Announces the Next Generation of Visual Web Advertising

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Scubys is the most unique visual advertiser on the Web. Clients set their price and visitors to the site can quickly locate a business, service or product with the simple click of a mouse. What makes the Scubys.com site truly unique is its beautiful images and mapping. Users can literally cruise America with their favorite Internet-connected device.

Rising Fitness Star Natalie Waples Takes On Steroid Issue with All Natural Protein Power Mix

ORLANDO, Fla., April 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Natalie Waples is one of the brightest young stars in the fitness firmament. The eye-catching Canadian made her pro debut last season, winning her first professional event at the IFBB North American Figure Championships. She has graced the cover of Inside Fitness Magazine and her new DVD, ‘Building a Beautiful Body #1, with Natalie Waples,’ is racking up sales in both countries. Now she’s taking the next big step and teaming up with True Healthy Products, to launch the all natural protein supplement: Protein Power Mix.

Roger Craig Debuts New, All Natural Protein Powder at Orlando Fitness Show

ORLANDO, Fla., April 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Former all-star college and pro running back Roger Craig has teamed up with True Healthy Products, the company that ushered in the Stemulite Fitness Formula craze, to promote their latest product release, Protein Power Mix. Craig, who sports three championship rings, is still in excellent athletic condition today and runs several marathons every year, will be promoting the full range of True Healthy’s product line.

Author and Life Coach Dr. Trevicia Williams Empowers Women through Professional Development at 360 Degree Women Conference and Free Expo

ORLANDO, Fla., March 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Renowned author, motivational speaker and organizational psychologist Dr. Trevicia Williams will empower women personally and professionally as she presents the fourth annual 360 Degree Women Conference and Expo in Orlando, Florida Saturday, March 21. With more than 400 women expected to participate, attendees will have opportunities to sharpen their leadership and change management skills.

Sponsors and Exhibitors Embrace First-of-its-kind Orlando Foreclosures Expo

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Orlando Foreclosures Expo is an innovative event. For the first time, a diverse group of individuals and companies that work with foreclosures and short sales will gather under one roof to network and educate. Homeowners who are facing foreclosure can speak to investors interested in buying properties, and professionals who can provide them with options to avoid foreclosure. First-time investors and seasoned investors can meet real estate wholesalers, brokers and agents.

Mobile Couponing Company Competes for Best New Technology Product

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PlumReward, LLC announces that they have been invited to compete in the New Product Gallery to be held at the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Show in Orlando from September 5 to September 7 at the Orange County Convention Center. There are several categories: one being for best new technology. That’s the category where PlumReward fits in.

Telecom Training For Government Will Stretch Tax Dollars

ORLANDO, Fla., July 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Auditel Inc. today announced that it has been awarded by General Services Administration (GSA) schedule of Telecommunication Audit & Financial Training Services (SIN 520 14). Auditel Inc. can now offer GSA rates to military, federal, state, and local Government agencies to reduce telecom expenses and control telecom budgets through Telecom Expense Management Training (TEM).

Dr. James T. Brown Earns Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) Designation

ORLANDO, Fla., June 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dr. James T. Brown PMP, PE, a widely recognized project management authority and author, has earned the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation. Established in 1980, the CSP is the speaking profession’s international measure of speaking experience and excellence. Fewer than 10 percent of the National Speakers Association speakers hold this professional designation.

Finally, a Medium Worthy of Your ‘Green’ Marketing Message

ORLANDO. Fla., April 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Golf Green Media delivers the ideal environment to tell a company’s sustainability story; an outdoor and mostly ‘Green’ environment: the golf course. Imagine being able to tell a company’s sustainability story to one of the most educated, affluent demographics available. Imagine targeting these ‘Green-Boomers’ with a captive media placement.

Former NFL Coach Offers Introductory ‘Tell Them ‘Da Coach’ Sent You’ Golf Packages In Celebration of his two new Orlando Resorts

ORLANDO, Fla., March 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Da Coach’ Mike Ditka, former NFL Coach of the 1985 Super Bowl champs, the Chicago Bears, welcomed guests recently as they arrived at Mike Ditka’s Lighthouse Key Resort & Spa to join him in celebrating the opening of Mike Ditka’s Runaway Beach Club Resort and Lighthouse Key Resort & Spa.

Former NFL Coach Mike Ditka Promotes New Lighthouse Key Resort and Spa and Runaway Beach Club Resort

ORLANDO, Fla. – Feb. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Da Coach’ Mike Ditka, former NFL Coach of the 1985 Super Bowl champs, the Chicago Bears, will soon celebrate his latest victory with the official grand opening of the first two Mike Ditka Resorts in Orlando, Lighthouse Key Resort & Spa and Runaway Beach Club Resort.

Martha Rose Construction, Inc. Joins U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Bodman to Launch Builders’ Challenge in Orlando, Fla.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Feb. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Martha Rose Construction, Inc., joined today with U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman to announce a new national energy-saving initiative – the U.S. Department of Energy’s Builders Challenge. Martha Rose was at the Builders Challenge kick-off event held at the International Builders Show in Orlando, Florida.

Mormon Author’s New Book Addresses Interest Stimulated by Mitt Romney’s Election 2008 Campaign

ORLANDO, Fla. – Dec. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today’s speech by Governor Romney was in response to concerns many have about Mormonism. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the fourth largest church in the USA, is one of the world’s fastest growing. It is also one of the least well understood. Many people respect and admire the members, but have problems with their understanding of doctrines and history. Reactions range from curiosity to animosity, says author Walter Scott.

New Book Reveals Mystery of Obesity and Other Self-Destructive Conduct

ORLANDO, Fla. – Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tackling obesity from the inside out is no longer guess work. An exciting development that works to resolve this multi-source pandemic is the use of hypnoanalysis combined with hypnotherapy and Heart of the Golden Triangle Publishers has released a new book, ‘Core Healing, Dissolving the DIS-Eases of Our Times’ (ISBN-13: 9780615165974), that gets to the core of the matter.

Direct Hit Media Tees Up with Advertisers and Delivers the Green

ORLANDO. Fla. – Mar. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Direct Hit Media, LLC, headquartered in Florida, has created a unique form of targeted advertising; it delivers one of the best one-to-one marketing venues available – the Cart-Vertising program. How is it done? Advertisements are placed on golf carts within an established network of premium golf courses throughout the United States.

How Will Insurance Companies Respond to Victims of Friday’s Tornado? asks Central Florida Attorney

ORLANDO, Fla. – Feb. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As the camera lights fade and the media attention dies down in the coming weeks, those familiar insurance slogans of ‘Like a Good Neighbor,’ ‘You’re in Good Hands’ and others, may unfortunately give way to an industry whose past is shaky to say the least, especially in recent years. Central Florida resident attorney Alan Garfinkel, of Garfinkel Trial Group, is the nation’s leading expert in natural disaster law and is currently representing thousands of hurricane victims across the country.