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Community Service and JCCI Forward

Community Service and JCCI Forward

The Process:

”Bringing people together in an atmosphere
of mutual respect.” Ben Warner,
President & CEO

New Autism Support Group to Launch through Grant from Community First Credit Union

New Autism Support Group to Launch through Grant from Community First Credit Union

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. – Parents of autistic children will soon have a supportive environment in which to share their feelings, ideas and treatment options, thanks to a $1000 Investing In You grant from Community First Credit Union. The grant will help launch The S.T.A.R. group, named for the benefits the group will bring its members: support, teaching, advocacy and respect.

Camp for Children Coping with Homicide Receives Support from Community First Credit Union

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. – Community First Credit Union awarded a $1,000 Investing in You grant to Compassionate Families, Inc., to benefit Camp Maddie, its therapeutic camp that provides grief recovery and support services to children affected by homicide. Camp Maddie serves as a living memorial to Maddie Clifton, an eight-year-old Jacksonville girl who was brutally murdered by her young neighbor in 1998.

Is Your Cell Phone Data Private

Is Your Cell Phone Data Private

The controversy of access to cell phone data by law enforcement has reached the courts. Cyberbullying, Sexting, and Cyberstalking and event Texting when driving has created new and demanding changes to access of cell phone records and stored data. The increased use of cell phones by terrorist and extremist groups has called for increased scrutiny of the collection and transmission of data by federal and local law enforcement.

Community leaders to meet with global companies

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A delegation of Jacksonville civic and business leaders will utilize the 2012 Farnborough International Air Show in England to engage directly with more than 12 global aviation and aerospace companies, as well as many United Kingdom-based companies, to pitch these multi-national organizations on establishing operations in Northeast Florida. 

People of Color: Attend Conferences of Technology

People of Color: Attend Conferences of Technology

Blogging While Brown 2012 (Philadelphia) www.bloggingwhilebrown.com/ Technology Bar Camp 2012 www.barcamporlando.org/ (Orlando) WordCamp http://central.wordcamp.org/ (Orlando) and other Social Media  Technology Conferences are powerful experiences to the diverse world of Social Media / Technology and the integration of technology. More People of Color need to be involved in attending, presenting and organizing technology directed conferences, seminars, summits and workshops.

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Welcomes New Associate Director of Sales

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront  Welcomes New Associate Director of Sales

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront recently welcomed Brent Hill as its new Associate Director of Sales. Hill has more than ten years of experience in the hotel industry and will focus on driving convention and association meeting sales to the property.

As associate sales director, Hill will assist Senior Director of Sales & Marketing Pat Trammell, oversee the sales team, develop sales strategies and cultivate relationships with key people, businesses and groups in Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront’s client base.

“Brent has extensive experience handling groups sales and introducing groups to new markets and he knows the business inside and out,” said Dan King, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront’s general manager. “He is a proven leader and we’re thrilled to have him as a part of our team.”