Miami has long been known as the Gateway to the Latin America, but as our economy continues to grow and evolve, we must embrace our strength as a region. That sentiment comes from Senator George LeMieux, Chairman of the Board for the law firm of Gunster and a member of the Chamber’s Board of, Read More

Building a legacy through civic service

The holiday season is synonymous with giving. However, for South Florida businesses volunteering and dedication to civic causes should be a year-round affair. A strong commitment to improving and enhancing our region means a stronger community overall, both for business growth and quality of life.  The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce has always focused, Read More

Why sustainability is key for business success

South Florida’s weather and beautiful natural environment are a tremendous competitive advantage that lures business to Miami. Protecting our home cannot be taken for granted, and that is why the Greater Miami Chamber and its sustainability committee tackles topics such as sea level rise, conservation, and smart energy solutions.   Irela Bagué, Chair of, Read More

The Secret to Building Leadership in Miami

To be able to lead, it is best to have walked in someone’s shoes before. Current Leadership Miami Chair Steven Eisenberg, Esq. is not only is a program graduate, but a Carlos J. Arboleya Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce Leadership Miami Award winner. At Lipscomb, Eisenberg & Baker, P.L., Eisenberg focuses his practice on, Read More

As the chair of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and CEO of rbb, I have access to some of the most interesting and inspiring personalities shaping South Florida business today. Each week on LEADERSHIP LESSONS, I’ll share insights from these great leaders on what makes Miami the entrepreneurial capital of the world and what are their tips for, Read More

South Florida

As the chair of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and CEO of rbb, I have access to some of the most interesting and inspiring personalities shaping South Florida business today. Each week on LEADERSHIP LESSONS, I’ll share insights from these great leaders on what makes Miami the entrepreneurial capital of the world and what are their tips for, Read More

PortMiami Tunnel

It has been a full year since the first cargo trucks diverted from the streets of downtown Miami to a smoother and more efficient route under Government Cut and onto Port Miami through the much awaited and much appreciated PortMiami Tunnel. Not only did the PortMiami Tunnel project complete on time and under-budget, a, Read More

As the chair of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and CEO of rbb, I have access to some of the most interesting and inspiring personalities shaping South Florida business today. Each week on LEADERSHIP LESSONS, I’ll share insights from these great leaders on what makes Miami the entrepreneurial capital of the world and what are their tips for, Read More

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As part of Business Matter’s ongoing series, ENTREPRENEURS IN ACTION, we will spotlight an entrepreneurial, growing business in South Florida and show why they are great. The advent of electronic health records created an overload of clerical responsibilities that pulled physicians away from actual patient care. That’s why physicians began to turn to services, Read More

Entrepreneur Christine Barney

South Florida is overflowing with energetic entrepreneurs who are building and growing their organizations. Miami Today takes the time to tell these stories through its weekly “Achiever” profiles. This week, I was fortunate enough to be chosen to talk about not only building my communications company, rbb, but also serving as the Chair of, Read More