Waiting for Yellen Speech

There has been very little change in mortgage rates over the past week. Investors are waiting for a highly anticipated speech from Fed Chair Yellen on Friday. The economic data released over the past week had little impact. Recent comments have indicated that Fed officials are divided about the appropriate timing for tighter monetary policy. […]

WUFT encourages membership pledges

Jackson Stoneworks is partnering with WUFT to announce our pledge to donate 1000 Free Granite Lazy Susans per year for ten years to help raise $1,000,000 for local charities, churches, schools and community fund raising projects …like WUFT. WUFT-FM is the exclusive NPR (National Public Radio) station for North Central Florida and WUFT-TV, Florida’s 5, […]

Message from Susan Davenport

Gainesville Area Chamber President & CEO As you know, a key step to ensuring the business message helps shape our community and our region is to be informedand to vote. Your Gainesville Area Chamber is delighted to partner with the Florida Chamber on a Voter Registration Initiative, designed to make it easy and convenient for […]

Q & A Interview with Larry McDaniel

Where are you from? Larry McDaniel was raised in Hawthorne, Florida by his extended family. He grew up working in the family business, Stitt’s Painting. Many of Larry’s relatives worked in education, such as his aunt Oria Stitt Dunlap, who was one of the first African American teachers to integrate Alachua County’s public schools. Larry […]