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Business briefcase

Companies

By Times Staff Writer
Published January 9, 2006


ADVERTISING

Bosh Advertising, 535 32nd Ave. N, St. Petersburg, announces the addition of Downstate Securities Group, Belleair Bluffs, to its client portfolio. Bosh will provide branding, graphic design, TV and radio production, media planning, buying services and a direct mail campaign.

MARKETING

Springboard Strategies, 1143 Glenmoor Court, Clearwater, received a 2005 Gold MarCom Creative Award at the annual Communicator Awards, an international competition for marketing and communication professionals. Springboard Strategies was recognized for its development of an identity kit and marketing material for Support Inc., Tampa.

REAL ESTATE

Cushman and Wakefield of Florida Inc., 1 Tampa City Center, Suite 3600, Tampa, announces these lease and sales transactions. Leases: ARA Properties No. 3 Ltd., c/o Peter Lawrence Commercial Real Estate, to O'Lakers Moving Inc., 13,120 square feet, flex space, lease renewal, Air Port Industrial Park, 5600 Airport Blvd., Suite A, Tampa. Sales: Sentinel Real Estate Corp. to Precision Development LLC, Portofino Apartments, 396 units on 70 acres, 8702 New Tampa Blvd., Tampa, $51.6-million.

Rubin Real Estate Inc., 15500 Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 301, Clearwater, announces these lease transactions: Carr Rubin Associates LLP to Utilities Marketing Group, 8,720 square feet, flex space, new lease, 13100 56th Court, suites 705 and 706, Clearwater; Tampa Tri-County Owners LLC to Dalane Machining Inc., 7,500 square feet, flex space, lease renewal, 13530 Wright Circle, Suite 2B34A, Tampa; to Security Termite Systems Inc., 2,500 square feet, flex space, lease renewal, 12908 Dupont Circle, Suite 1C3A, Tampa; to Sun Fitness Personal Training Inc., 12822 Dupont Circle, Suite 1B6A, Tampa; to Security Pest Inc., 2,500 square feet, flex space, lease renewal, 12908 Dupont Circle, Suite 1C3B, Tampa; to New Remotes Inc., 2,500 square feet, flex space, lease renewal, 12914 Dupont Circle, Suite 1C4B, Tampa; and to Freshstart Community Church Inc., 11,000 square feet, flex space, lease renewal, 13810 Wright Circle, Tampa.

Tourtelot Brothers Inc., 390 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg, announces these sales transactions: Carber Trust II to Rule LLP, 5 acres of vacant land, east of Seminole Boulevard and 16th Avenue SE, Largo, $1.25-million; 3700 Plaza Associates to Central Development Enterprises LLC, 24,000 square feet, retail strip plaza development, 38th Street and Ulmerton Road, $1.7-million; Boyce D. Crowe Sr. to New Water World Inc., 17,000-square-foot office building on 1.4 acres, 10387 Gandy Blvd., St. Petersburg, $1.3-million; and Paul Broyhill to O.T.O Development LLC, 4.61 acres of vacant land, 4000 Ulmerton Road, Pinellas Park, $2.25-million.

Wyndham Property Management Inc., 29656 U.S. 19 N, Suite 100, Clearwater, announces this lease transaction: Raymow Enterprises Landscape Contractors, 5,293 square feet, warehouse space, new lease, 12253 62nd St. N, Largo.

TECHNOLOGY

Doubletake Studios, 105 S Fielding Ave., No. B, Tampa, was recognized with a 2005 Brass Ring Award for the Best Web Site from the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions for the Web site designed for Lowry Park Zoological Garden, Tampa.

Bayshore Solutions, 600 N West Shore Blvd., Suite 410, Tampa, announces the launch of the redesigned Web site for the Gold and Diamond Source (www.GoldandDiamond.com) Tampa. Tech Data Corp., 5350 Tech Data Drive, Clearwater, introduces AppleAdvantage, the distributor's initiative to broaden its support for Apple resellers, composed of a sales team, inside and field-based vendor product representatives, product management resources, extended firm financing opportunities and expanded product offering.

TechWhale Solutions, 701 S Howard Ave., Suite 106-385, Tampa, announces the release of version 2.1 of its BlueWhale CRM software, which has the capability of running globally.

[Last modified January 7, 2006, 16:47:02]


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