March 2018 Member Spotlight: Inspired Closets

Raul and Marisa Reyes (pictured left) are Inspired Closets dealers serving Northeast Florida. We create and install professionally designed home organization solutions including walk-in closets, garage systems, offices, pantries, laundry rooms and storage rooms or closets for any room in your house. Inspired Closets is the official sponsor of the 2018 HGTV Dream Home and we designed and installed all of the closets in the Dream Home. Inspired closets is a new brand, but the company has been around for more than 35 years. All of our closets are custom manufactured in one facility in Holland…continue reading →

February 2018 Member Spotlight: Glorian Maziarka, Maziarka Law P.A.

Ms. Glorian Maziarka is an attorney with offices in downtown Jacksonville. She is admitted to practice in the State of Florida and the federal court of Southern District of Florida. Since 2014, Ms. Maziarka has run her own civil litigation practice, focusing on domestic and international matters and has been a military spouse since 2004 and has a 2-year old son. Ms. Maziarka was born and raised in Rio Piedras, San Juan, Puerto Rico. She graduated with honors from the University of Puerto Rico and later relocated to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where she…continue reading →

January 2018 Member Spotlight: Robert Roldan, The Holmes Organisation

Robert Roldan, CIC is an independent insurance agent at The Holmes Organisation of Florida Inc., since February 1990 and a Certified Insurance Counselor since 1985. He graduated from Central Connecticut State College (now a University) with a B.S. in Marketing & Sales. Robert also attended the University of Toledo Law School. He has 35 years of experience providing commercial insurance and professional advice to business owners and professionals. As an "Independent Agent", Robert represents many national A+ rated companies to meet all of the insurance any business needs. Robert insures all types of…continue reading →

December 2017 Member Spotlight: Joshua La Bouef, Brennan, Manna & Diamond

Joshua La Bouef joined Brennan, Manna & Diamond in 2007. He has over 10 years of experience in civil litigation, appellate law, arbitration, mediation, administrative and other forms of dispute resolution in a wide range of areas including: Commercial Litigation Labor and Employment Litigation Non-Compete Litigation Probate Litigation Business Torts Shareholder and Partner Disputes Insurance Coverage Disputes Earn-Out Disputes Real Estate Disputes Education Law Appellate Law Government Relations In addition, Joshua assists domestic clients seeking to do business in Latin America and foreign clients seeking to establish a U.S. presence through Brennan, Manna…continue reading →

November 2017 Member Spotlight: Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

For over 100 years, the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens has aimed to inspire the discovery and appreciation of wildlife through innovative experiences in a caring environment. As a non-profit organization and premier resource for education, conservation, and recreation, we use our position in the community to educate and provide free field trips and teacher-led educational programs to over 110,000 children each year. In 2016, the Zoo reached a milestone of over 1,000,000 annual visitors and remains the First Coast's premier regional attraction. On Saturday, September 16, 2017, the Zoo hosted Fiesta del Jaguar,…continue reading →

October 2017 Member Spotlight: Jacksonville Symphony

As a proud member of the First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the Jacksonville Symphony seeks to reach all of North Florida through its music and performances. Whether it's hosting entertainers such as the Mambo Kings, playing the score of "Raiders of the Lost Arc" with the film or presenting the classics such as Tchaikovsky, Mozart and Beethoven, there is something for everyone to love. This year's expanded schedule includes more of everything - more Fidelity National Financial Pops performances, more Florida Blue Masterworks, more holiday presentations and a four concert series at…continue reading →

September 2017 Member Spotlight: Florida Diversity Business Council

The new Florida Diversity Business Council (FDBC) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote fully inclusive Supplier Diversity initiatives. We connect corporations, government agencies and diverse business enterprises in Central and North Florida. We work with diverse business advocate organizations, such as local and regional chambers of commerce, to design and implement programs and services which connect corporate member with diverse suppliers. The Florida Diversity Business Council is proud to partner with A&P International, Inc., for our customized, one-on-one, Business Coaching Program. Some of the benefits are: Customized coaching and training…continue reading →