Author: Mike Boslet

Hank Fishkind

 

He’s an economist who researches and forecasts Florida’s economy. Fishkind, 59, has offices in Orlando, Naples and Port St. Lucie. 

Michelle Valentine

 

The cutely named Valentine has been a professional matchmaker for more than 10 years. Her office is in Winter Park. 

The Paradox of Government


"Other than bailed-out banks and Wall Street brokerage houses, I can’t think of any private companies that gave raises this year after their revenues fell."

Call of Duty


Wendy Shiner is on a mission to provide hospitalized and active duty veterans with books. If only she knew why.

Gary Sain


He’s the president and CEO of the Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Junior Achievement


Three decades after he led Boone High’s football team to one of its best seasons ever, Mark Hutsell watches his sons leave their marks as winners.