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Business briefcase

Companies

By Times Staff Writer
Published October 31, 2005


ARCHITECTURE

Wedding Stephenson & Ibarguen Architects Inc. , 300 First Ave. S, Suite 402, St. Petersburg, announces its contract with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for the design of an 18,000-square-foot, one-story meeting house on 1.5 acres on Fletcher Avenue in Temple Terrace, $3.5-million.

PRINTING

IBF/On Demand Printing , 13818 Wright Circle, Tampa, was recognized with these awards at Printing Association of Florida's Florida Print Awards: 13 Best of Category Awards, five Awards of Excellence and six Judges' Awards. Also, IBF/On Demand Printings won these awards at the 2005 Premier Print Awards: a Benny Award, which recognizes the top entry in each category, for its WellCare application form; a Best of Division Award for its Curlew Hills Memory Garden piece; and a Certificate of Merit for Durant High School's graduation program.

PUBLIC RELATIONS

HarmonTampa Inc., 4100 W Kennedy Blvd., Suite 208, Tampa, announces that the Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce has retained HarmonTampa for media relations and publicity for the chamber's community events and activities.

REAL ESTATE

Cushman and Wakefield of Florida Inc., 1 Tampa City Center, Suite 3600, Tampa, announces these transactions. Sales: Nielsen Media Research Inc. to Tarpon Ridge Inc., 200,000 square feet on 16 acres, suburban office space, 375 Patricia Ave., Dunedin, $8-million; Verizon Florida Inc. to 6/10 Corp., 170,254 square feet, office park, 199 Ave. B NW, Winter Haven, $1.9-million; Nutting/Rice Lakeland LLC to Star 999 Development Inc., 151,200 square feet, industrial warehouse, 2222 W Belle Vista St., Lakeland, $3.2-million; Bright House Networks LLC to TPA Investments LLC, 5.5 acres, industrial land, 1060 Scotsdale St., Dunedin, $1.2-million; 585 Partnership Ltd. to Star Distribution Systems Inc., 18.8 acres of commercial land, Plant City Commerce Center, Lot 1, Phase 1, Plant City, $1.2-million; and Westbrook Westchase LP to Kevin E. Howell Jr., Westchase Professional Center LLC, 1.82 acres, commercial land, Northeast quadrant of Linebaugh Avenue and Countryway Boulevard, Tampa, $800,000. Leases: Anderson/Tampa (II) J.V. to Parksite Inc., 25,000 square feet, industrial warehouse, Tampa East Industrial Park, 1432-A Tampa East Blvd., Tampa; Prologis Limited Partnership IV to Nationwide Data Systems, 5,000 square feet, industrial office/warehouse space, 7701 Anderson Road, Tampa; ARA Properties No. 1 Ltd., c/o PLC, to W-B Holdings Inc. dba Ranger American, 5,898 square feet, industrial office/warehouse space, Eisenhower Technology Park, 4710 Eisenhower Blvd., Suite F-1, Tampa, and to Life Care Technologies Inc., 3,850 square feet, industrial office/warehouse space, Eisenhower Technology Park, 4710 Eisenhower Blvd., Suite A-10, Tampa; ARA Properties No. 3 Ltd., c/o PLC, announces these leases: Ardex Laboratories Inc., 5,000 square feet, industrial office/warehouse space, Airport Industrial Park, 5033 Rio Vista Ave., Tampa; Total Land Development Corp., 2,800 square feet, industrial office/warehouse space, Airport Industrial Park, 5011-N W Hillsborough Ave., Tampa; Modern Window Fashions Inc., 2,700 square feet, industrial office/warehouse space, Airport Industrial Park, 5019 Rio Vista Ave., Tampa; and Cypress Communications Inc., 2,000 square feet, industrial office/warehouse space, Airport Industrial Park, 5412 Airport Blvd., Tampa; Duke Realty Ltd. Partnership to Quality Distribution Inc., 52,776 square feet, suburban office space, Highland Oaks III, 10150 Highland Manor Drive, Suite 200, Tampa; 581 Highwoods LP to Voicestream PCS Holding LLC, c/o T-Mobile, 29,477 square feet, office park, Highwoods Preserve Building V, 18205 Crane Nest Drive, fourth floor, Tampa; American Fund-OIK, c/o Cushman Wakefield, to SAIC, 18,008 square feet, urban office space, Tampa Commons, 1 N Dale Mabry Highway, Suite 400, Tampa; First Industrial Realty Trust Inc. to Wiginton Fire Sprinklers, 7,840 square feet, suburban office space, 5912-D Breckenridge Parkway, Tampa; Highwoods Properties to Nestle USA, 6,673 square feet, urban office space, Cypress Commons, 5300 W Cypress St., Suite 170, Tampa; Cattleridge Partners LLC to Old Republic National Title Insurance Co., 4,639 square feet, suburban office space, Cattleridge Financial Center, 6000 Cattleridge Drive, Suite 104, Sarasota; MONY Life Insurance Co. to Avalon Healthcare Inc., 4,500 square feet, suburban office space, Rocky Point Centre, 3030 N Rocky Point Drive W, Suite 800, Tampa; and Brooker Creek North I LLP, c/o Harrod Properties, to Nielsen Media Research Inc., 4,405 square feet, suburban office space, Brooker Creek Corporate Center, 700 Brooker Creek Blvd., Suite 1500, North Building I, Oldsmar.

[Last modified October 29, 2005, 02:47:19]


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