Company notes

By Times Staff
Published October 2, 2006


BESSOLO DESIGN GROUP INC., 556 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, announces this contract: Pediatric Surgery Center, Odessa, for a one-story, 18,000-square-foot medical office and ambulatory surgery center that includes three operating rooms on the surgical side and 17-18 recovery stations, on 5 acres, $4-million.


CONNERTON, 3505 E Frontage Road, No. 145, Tampa, was recognized by the Florida Home Builders Association, with the following awards from the 2006 Southeast Builders Conference Excel Awards: Connerton's marketing team received a Gold Award for Best Signage Program; and a Bronze Award for Best Brochure for a Master Planned Community.


SIBEX INC., 1040 Harbor Lake Drive, Safety Harbor, announces its acquisition of Futronix Inc., 1760 S Dimensions Ter., Homosassa.


CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD OF FLORIDA INC., One Tampa City Center, Suite 3600, Tampa, announces this sales transaction: BJI Financial Inc., c/o the Southeast Cos., to Bradford Tatum Inc., 40,000-square-foot industrial warehouse distribution building, 5805 53rd St., Tampa, $1.5-million.

RUBIN REAL ESTATE INC., 15500 Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 301, Clearwater, announces this lease transaction: Carr Rubin Associates LLP to Special Data Processing Corp., 9,000 square feet, flex space, lease renewal, 13190 56th Court, Suite 406, Clearwater.

TRAMMELL CROW CO., 400 N Ashley Drive, Suite 1700, Tampa, announces a lease transaction with Carrier Sales and Distribution LLC, a subsidiary of Carrier Corp., for 107,925 square feet of bulk distribution space in Building Two of the Port Ybor project, at 20th and Grant streets, Tampa.

VECTOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE SERVICES LLC, 125 Fifth St. S, Suite 201, St. Petersburg, announces these lease transactions: H&B LLC to Colonial Bank, 5,062 square feet, office space, 12475 28th St. N, St. Petersburg; Kennedy Square Investors LC to Coldwell Banker, 9,826 square feet, office space, 5010 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa; David and Gail McDonnell to Outpost Communications, 3,385 square feet, office space, 2993 Tyrone Blvd., St. Petersburg; Vector Corporate Park LTD, LLP, to Wagner Realty, 7,967 square feet, office space, 3639 Cortez Road W, Suite 130/200, Bradenton; and Montana Holdings Inc. to Higher Level Marketing Inc., 3,967 square feet, office space, 2861 34th St. S, St. Petersburg.


ACTSOFT INC., 8910 N Dale Mabry Highway, Suite 30, Tampa, announces that it has acquired the assets of IT2ME LLC, Tampa, a developer of Web-based GPS tracking solutions.

BAYSHORE SOLUTIONS, 600 N West Shore Blvd., Suite 700, Tampa, announces the launch of the redesigned Web site for the Moorings at www.moorings.com. The redesigned site has made searching and the booking process easier; and the launch of the redesigned Web site for Paradigm Learning at www.paradigmlearning.com. The redesigned site allows Paradigm to make easy updates to its site via a password-protected online interface. It includes an event module that allows clients to register online for upcoming events nationwide, and a press release module.

DOCUBASE SYSTEMS INC., 2629 McCormick Drive, Suite 102, Clearwater, announces the release of its new electronic content management software, the Docubase Information Suite.

UTEK CORP., 2109 E Palm Ave., Tampa, announces its strategic alliance with MM2 Group Inc., Matewan, N.J., for UTEK to identify and potentially transfer proprietary technologies that will be synergistic with its core business.


ANSWER EXCELLENCE INC., 1938 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater, received the Award of Excellence given by the Association of TeleServices International. The award recognizes courtesy, response time, accuracy and overall service to clients.