Thomas Edwards has joined Oak Hill Hospital, Spring Hill (352/597-6027),
as associate administrator.
The Tampa Bay Technology Forum has appointed Thomas Hall,
chairman of Tucker/Hall public relations in Tampa (813/228-0652),
to its board of directors.
Schroeder Manatee Ranch Inc., Bradenton (941/907-6000), has
named Kelly Jester McLendon community activities manager for
Kurt J. Conover, director of business development for Regional
Medical Center Bayonet Point, Hudson (727/861-5141), has been
appointed a board member of the Pasco Economic Development
Judge John Robert Blue, former chief judge of Second District
Court of Appeal, has joined Carlton Fields, St. Petersburg
(727/821-7000), as Of Counsel in the Appellate Practice and
Trial Support Group.
Jay Curtis has joined Chastain-Skillman Inc., Lakeland (863/646-1402),
as senior project manager.
Stephen Deucker has joined The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota (941/309-2000),
as director of sales and marketing.
Industries Inc. is developing a 9,900-sf warehouse in West
Pasco Industrial Park on .58 acre at Perpetual Dr., Odessa.
Eng: Johnson-Frey-Turzak Group (727/847-9391).
Residential LLC is developing the 85-unit McNulty Lofts, on
top of the 7-story McNulty Garage, at the southeast corner
of 1st Ave. S. and 2nd St. S., St. Petersburg. Arch: Poole
& Poole. Contractor: The Murray Co. Contact: Echelon,
Mark Stroud (727/803-8212).
Hernando HMA Inc. has received a certificate of need from
the states Agency for Health Care Administration to
develop the $53-million, 91-bed Brooksville Regional Hospital
south of SR 50, Brooksville. Contact: Hernando HMA Inc., Thomas
D. Barb (352/796-5111).
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune is developing a $12-million, 72,000-sf
headquarters building at 1741 Main St., Sarasota. Arch: Arquitectonica.
Contact: Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Diane McFarlin (941/957-5171).
Lakeland Regional Medical Center is developing a $57.9-million,
240,000-sf, 8-story patient wing with 286 beds at 1324 Lakeland
Hills Blvd., Lakeland. Contractor: Creative Contractors Inc.,
Jerry Siminski (727/461-5522).
Wal-Mart Stores East LP has purchased the 99,200-sf former
Sams Club/Pace Warehouse building at 8220 N. Dale Mabry
Hwy., Tampa, for $5.53 million from G & B Properties,
and plans to develop a 120,000-sf Super Wal-Mart at the site.
Transaction handled by Preston & Farley, Morris Haas,
and Ross Realty Group Inc., Elliott M. Ross (727/725-2800).
Mike Carter II Inc. is developing the 184,841-sf expansion
of the Bealls Distribution Center on 48.5 acres at 2100
47th Terrace E., Bradenton. Plans include a future expansion
of 149,960 sf. Arch: Design Team West Inc. Eng: Baskerville-Donovan
Inc., Mark Mueller (941/316-0411).
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