Coconut Grove Visitor Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 7/20/15

Coconut Grove Visitor Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Monday, 07/20/2015 – 07/20/2015 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Coconut Grove Village West Visitor Center (Inside the KROMA Gallery)
3670 Grand Ave.,
Coconut Grove, Florida 33133
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Cost: Free

With a growing number of locals and visitors seeking to experience and explore Greater Miami’s vibrant multicultural heritage neighborhoods, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau’s (GMCVB) Multicultural Tourism Department, in partnership with KROMA Gallery and the Coconut Grove Collaborative will unveil the new Coconut Grove Village West Visitor Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Centrally located in the heart of Coconut Grove – inside KROMA gallery, a communal art space – the new visitor center will provide visitors and residents with a resource for information on the attractions and happenings in Coconut Grove as well as other heritage and multicultural neighborhoods throughout Greater Miami. Additionally, the new visitor center will offer a wide variety of brochures on attractions and points of interest, maps, calendars of events, tours and special offerings throughout the year. The Coconut Grove Village West Visitor Center will be open Monday–Saturday 10 am – 6 pm.

Opening Reception: Spirit Calling — Healing Answers Exhbition 7/10/15

Opening Reception: Spirit Calling — Healing Answers Exhbition
Sunday, 07/10/2015 – 07/10/2015 07:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Sacred-Healing-Invitation-1-EDITEDKROMA
3670 Grand Ave,
Coconut Grove, Florida 33133
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Cost: FREE

Spiritual Healing on a personal, communal and/or a universal level. Meet & Greet with resident and local artists that share and understand the process of healing.

Photographs by Anthony Jordon of Kroma Miami “From the Door of No Return, To the Door of Return” Closing Reception on 6/26/15

From The Door Of No Return ‘To The Door Of Return’. “This exhibition chronicles the resiliency of African people’s who were enslaved for hundreds of years and who, in spite I’d indescribable odds, have not only maintained their humanity but have shown the world what it means to be human.

Blue Starlite Drive-in Movie Theater- Season Finale 6/25/15,7/1/15,7/13/15

Blue Starlite Drive-in Movie Theater- Season Finale
Wednesday, 06/25/2015 – 07/13/2015 07:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Drive-in-main-logoBlue Starlite Drive-in Miami
3500 Main Highway,
Miami, Florida 33133
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Cost:

Miami’s One and only Drive-in Movie Theater presents it’s 2 weeks season finale on (Select Mon,, Tues) and Weds, and Thurs Nights through July 13th!

Invest: Miami Launches First-Ever Comprehensive Annual Investment Guide on Miami-Dade 5/28/15

Invest: Miami Launches First-Ever Comprehensive Annual Investment Guide on Miami-Dade
Thursday, May 28, 11:00am-2:00pm
Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami, 8th floor
2889 McFarlane Road
Miami, FL 33133
www.investmiami2015.com

11:00 a.m. – Arrival and reception
11:45 p.m. – Welcome address by Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez
12:15 p.m. – Panel discussion
1:15 p.m. – Presentation of Invest: Miami 2015 and closing remarks

Local CEOs and community leaders gather to discuss how Miami will become the next great global metropolis.

The editorial team behind Invest: Miami and a panel of renowned community leaders to unveil Invest: Miami 2015, a 200-page business review covering the key issues facing Miami-Dade’s economy and featuring the exclusive insights of prominent industry leaders. Invest: Miami is produced with two goals in mind: 1) to provide comprehensive investment knowledge on Miami to external investors and the global business community, and 2) to promote Miami as a place to invest and do business. The 16 industries covered include: real estate; construction; banking and financial services; health; education; trade and logistics.

Invest: Miami 2015 will be introduced during a special luncheon that will start with a keynote address by Carlos A. Gimenez, Mayor of Miami-Dade County, and then feature a panel of distinguished local leaders who will discuss innovations in their respective sectors and provide insights as to why Miami is becoming the next major global hub. The panel will be moderated by Adeline Oka, editorial director of Invest: Miami. Panelists will include:
· Dr. Eduardo Padron, President, Miami-Dade College
· David Martin, President, Terra
· Matt Allen, Executive Vice President & COO, Related Group
· Wayne Brackin, Executive Vice President & COO, Baptist Health
· Rob Bowlby, Market President Miami-Dade County, BB&T

Invest: Miami 2015 is an in-depth economic review of the key issues facing Miami-Dade’s economy featuring the exclusive insights of prominent industry leaders. Invest: Miami is produced with two goals in mind: 1) to provide comprehensive investment knowledge on Miami to external investors and the global business community, and 2) to promote Miami as a place to invest and do business.

The book conducts a deep dive of the top economic sectors in the county (full list: Construction and Real Estate; Trade and Logistics; Transportation; Banking and Finance; Technology and Innovation; Health; Education; Retail; Tourism; Entertainment, Arts and Media; Sports; Environment & Utilities; Legal and Accounting). It analyzes the leading challenges facing the market, as well as covers emerging opportunities for investors, entrepreneurs and innovators.

Over the course of a six-month research period, the Invest: Miami team met with over 200 top senior-level executives in Miami-Dade County in intimate, one-on-one discussions. These executives came from a broad spectrum of industries, including government, and the perspectives collected from these exclusive discussions became the basis of the contents of our inaugural issue. Some noteworthy interviewees include Florida Governor Rick Scott; Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez; Florida Secretary of Commerce Bill Johnson; Related Group Chairman and CEO Jorge Perez; former U.S. Senator and JPMorgan Chase Southeast U.S. and Latin America Chairman Mel Martinez; Carnival CEO Arnold Donald; Baptist Health South Florida CEO Brian Keeley and 19-time Grammy Award-winning producer Emilio Estefan, to name a few.

Yacht event 5/31/15

Yacht event on 31st
Sunday, 05/31/2015 – 05/31/2015 03:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Coconut harbour
Coconut grove Barbour,
Miami, Florida 33146
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Cost: Free

we are hosting a high end yacht event to prompt Miami to Chinese Market. We need promotion models to join the event to make a good impression on Miami. You can bring a gf of yours and enjoy the sight seeing, free drinks and top chef prepared dinner on yacht. This event is to impress Chinese bureau on Miami about its ocean, weather and water sports experience. The selected models might be hired later on for a fashion show in Brickell later this year and also as the promossion ambassador of miami to attend promotion events in China.

Event will be on 31st of May. On board time will be 3:00pm. We will have a simple interview this week and please send your profile and your understanding of miami to [email protected]

Charity Gala for victims of crime 6/5/15

Charity Gala for victims of crime
Friday, 06/05/2015 – 07:00 pm – 11:00 pm
gala_complete-kVilla Woodbine Coconut Grove
2167 S Bayshore Dr,
Miami, Florida 33133
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Cost: $180