June 30, 2014

Robert J. Downing joins Greenberg Traurig

Robert J. Downing has joined Greenberg Traurig as a shareholder in its Latin American and Iberian Practice Group and Global Energy and Infrastructure Practice Group. He will split his time between the firm’s Miami and Houston office. Before, Downing worked as Associate General Counsel at Duke Energy International, a subsidiary of Duke Energy, the largest electric utility in the United States. His experience also includes having been senior attorney at the Cisneros Group and senior vice president of business and legal affairs at Telemundo Network Group. He has a bachelor’s in political science, a J.D. and an MBA from Columbia University, and a master of laws from the University of Houston. Robert_Downing

Dr. Ted Greer is CEO of The Center for Family Services of Palm Beach County

Dr. Ted Greer was recently appointed CEO of The Center for Family Services of Palm Beach County. Before, he was president and CEO of Fresh Start Family Services Inc. in Miami-Dade County. He has a D.Min, in ministry from Christian Bible College, Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

Robert Gauci named VP, GM at tw telecom

Robert Gauci has been appointed vice president and general manager for the Miami market of tw telecom. Before, he was a senior manager for the company’s Charlotte market. He has a degree in business/commerce from Southeastern Louisiana University.

Joan Goodrich named economic development director for Delray Beach

Joan K. Goodrich has been named city/economic development director for the City of Delray Beach. Before, she was an independent contractor with the Washington Economics Group. Her experience includes having been executive director at March of Dimes in Fort Lauderdale. She attended Stetson University.

Melissa Sullivan named director of advancement, Palm Beach County Food Bank

Melissa Sullivan was recently named director of advancement for the Palm Beach County Food Bank in Lantana. Before, she was an advancement and communications specialist for the Historical Society of Palm Beach County. Sullivan has a bachelor of arts degree in humanities from Washington College, Chesterton, Md.

June 23, 2014

Michael Hornreich joins Weinberg, Wheeler, Hudgins, Gunn & Dial

Michael “Mike” HoMichael_Hornreichrnreich has joined Weinberg, Wheeler, Hudgins, Gunn & Dial as a partner and will practice in the firm’s Miami office. Before, he was a shareholder and co-chair of the construction law practice at Greenberg Traurig‘s Orlando office. He received both his bachelor’s in environmental engineering and his J.D. from the University of Florida. A graduate of Hollywood Hills High School, he was All-State tackle on the school’s state championship football team in 1973.

 Best advice he ever received: The only thing you should ever hope someone will give you is an opportunity to help other people. 



Matt Boris named GM at Wyndham Grand Jupiter

Matt Boris was recently named general manager at the Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside Place in Jupiter. Before, he was hotel manager. Boris has a bachelor’s degree in hotel and restaurant management at Montclair State University in New Jersey. 

Victor Herrera joins NV5

Victor Herrera has joined NV5 as its Southeast Florida regional manager, assisting the company in developing its public and private sector engineering business in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Before, he was with Atkins North America Inc. Herrera has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Florida State University. Victor Herrera

Terrance Smalley named director of community partnerships, Rebuilding Together Broward County

Terrance Smalley has been named director of community partnerships at Rebuilding Together Broward County Inc. Before he was director of marketing and online services for Pantry of Broward. Smalley attended the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Anthony Addesa named director, radiation oncology at Jupiter Medical Center

Anthony E. Addesa, who practices in Palm Beach County, has been appointed medical director of radiation oncology at Jupiter Medical Center’s Foshay Cancer Center. His education includes a medical degree from Drexel University and a residence at the UM School of Medicine/Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, where he was chief resident.