Executive Management

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2014

    Coral Gables City Manager Pat Salerno Abruptly Resigns

    In his long municipal career, Pat Salerno has shown two consistent tendencies: bringing big-money, landscape-changing projects to fruition and rubbing other government officials the wrong way with his management style. Six years after that latter habit got him run out of Sunrise, Salerno abruptly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2013

    Is Florida's New Business Friendly Logo Sexist?

    Last week, Gov. Rick Scott unveiled a new PR campaign intended to help draw businesses to Florida, and because Scott can't do one single thing without generating controversy critics are attacking the logo design used in the PR push as sexist. 

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2012

    Jim Jones Sued by Coco's, Miami Strip Club, for More Than $15,000 Over Club Shooting

    Sometimes it's a good thing for a rapper to get caught in some crossfire. All that jazz about living what you rhyme and staying true to the streets and whatever. But is street cred ever worth more than $15,000? Jim Jones and his management team at 4th and Goal must be asking themselves that very qu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2011

    If the Dolphins Hire Carl Peterson, Will He Really Help Land A "Superstar" Coach?

    ​Rumors are swirling that Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is looking to bring former Kansas City Chiefs president Carl Peterson on in an executive role. Basically Peterson would serve as a new Bill Parcells of sorts, taking a top executive role but leaving the day-to-day running of the team ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2011

    Whole Foods Sued by Feds For Firing Miami Beach Poop Leak Whistle Blower

    ​If you were shopping at the Miami Beach Whole Foods on November 1, 2009 you might have been subjected to the powerful stench of a raw sewage leak. Management tried to ignore the problem and covered the smell with air freshener, but as New Times reported later that month an unnamed employee whom w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2010

    Boardroom Bloodbath at Burger King: Mass Executive Layoffs Under New Owners

    ​Burger King's new Brazilian owner, 3G Capitol, just officially took control of the company days ago, and they've wasted little time in cleaning house. At least seven high-level executives at the Miami-based fast food chain have been laid off. The move is surely a sign of changes to come in the fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2010

    Anders Gyllenhaal Gets McClatchy Promotion, Mindy Marques Will Replace Him as New Editor of the Herald

    Anders Gyllenhaal has been executive editor of the Herald since 2007, and has shepherded the once great paper through some of its darker times. While the economy certainly played a heavy role, it's hard to pinpoint exactly what part of his performance made him deserving of a promotion. Yet, the pape ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    The Taurus Returns!

    The Taurus started out on Main Highway in Coconut Grove in 1926. Back then it was a little cottage that served as a gathering place for locals, and remained the Grove's favorite spot to hoist brews and munch burgers until 2002 -- when the one-acre site was developed into Grove Garden residences. But ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2008

    If You Think We're In A Recession...

    Sure, the economy's bad here in South Florida. Workers are getting laid off, salaries slashed, homes foreclosed upon. But have some pity for the poor Deutsche Bank employees in Germany. According to the London Independent, senior executives of the German Bank can no longer expense brothel visits or ... More >>

  • News

    July 15, 2004

    Down in Flames

    Miami's business leaders vowed to yank MIA from the clutches of politicians, but the politicians yanked back

  • Restaurants

    May 13, 1999