Russell Schoch has joined Nicholson Engineering
as an engineer, Brooksville (352/799-0170).
Russ Sloan has been named president of the Florida
Council on Economic Education, Tampa (813/289-8489).
Sondra Guffey has been promoted to director of
media and communications by LWR Communities, Bradenton
Shelia A. Lewis has been appointed practice administrator
for the New Port Richey Cancer Center by the Florida
Cancer Institute, New Port Richey (727/842-8411).
Thomas T. O'Connor has been named vice president
human resources by Jabil Circuit, St. Petersburg
William S. "Bill" Dufoe, partner with
Holland & Knight, Lakeland (863/682-1161),
has received the Jerry DeVane award from the Lakeland
Wendy H. Brandon has been named chief executive
officer of Englewood Community Hospital, Englewood
HiTek Truss developing 30,000 sf of manufacturing
and 4,800 sf of warehouse on 5 acres in Cortez
Crossings at SR 50 & I-75, Brooksville. GC:
Art Hill & Co. purchased 101,198-sf office,
4003 E. Fowler Ave., Tampa, for $10.01 mil. from
Summit Real Estate Investment Trust. Broker: CB
Richard Ellis, Gary Bauler, John Jenkins, Brian
Rettig, Elizabeth Ruiz, Kyle Burd and Mark Shellabarger
Robinson Farms Inc. to develop Robinson Gateway
with 549,998 sf of commercial/office and 441 single-
and multifamily homes on 288 acres, NEQ I-75 and
Moccasin Wallow Rd., Parrish. Eng: Kimley-Horn,
William E. Conerly (941/922-8187).
ECHO Real Estate Services to develop $100-mil.,
835,000-sf Grove at Wesley Chapel with retail,
restaurants, 14-screen theater and 300 residential
units, NWQ I-75 and SR 54, Wesley Chapel. Arch:
Lyman Davidson Dooley. Eng: Otero. Contact: ECHO,
William Krahe (412/968-1660).
Belleair Development Group developing 250,000
sf of commercial with 6 outpads on 65 acres, Cypress
Gardens Rd. and Lake Dexter Blvd., Winter Haven.
Contact: Belleair, Jeff Clausen (727/536-8686).
Boulder Venture South has purchased the 36.5-acre
Crossroads Mall, Roosevelt Blvd. and US 19, Clearwater,
for $26 mil. and to develop 766,000-sf, $140-mil.
town center with 250 condominiums; 4-story, 120-room
hotel; 2-story, 16-screen theater; multistory
big box store; 548,000-sf retail; 90,500-sf office
and parking garage. Contact: Boulder, John Sabow
Professional Parkway Assoc. purchased 26,000-sf
office/warehouse, 6851 Professional Pkwy. W.,
Lakewood Ranch, for $2.6 mil. from FCCI Insurance.
Broker: Richardson Kleiber Walter, Bill Kleiber
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