Robert Bell’s (BBA ’85) From Lifeguard to Sun King makes #8 on the Wall Street Journal’s “Best Selling Business Books” list and is now a #1 national best seller on Barnes & Noble.com in two categories: business biography and entrepreneur.
Enrique Fernandez-Cavada (MIS ’86) purchased an auto collision repair facility in West Kendall in January, 2007. Sunrise Paint & Body Inc. has been in business since 1988 and has contracts with various insurance companies, including State Farm, Hanover/Citizens, and Liberty Mutual. His company is licensed to do work for any individual or insurance company in Florida.
Anya Schnoor (BBA ’91), chief executive officer, Dehring Bunting and Golding (DB&G) and a senior vice-president of the Scotiabank Jamaica Group, was featured recently in the Jamaica Cleaner online publication.
Kimon Andreou (MIS ’04), IT manager, Royal Caribbean, co-authored Winternals: Defragmentation, Recovery, and Administration Field Guide and How to Cheat at Windows System Administration Using Command Line Scripts.
Sylvia Isern (MSF ’04) is the owner and manager of Goin’ Postal Shipping Store on Sunset Drive in Miami. Goin’ Postal celebrated its second anniversary in April, 2008.
Basil Bernard (MBA ’05), president, Apricot Office Supplies and Furniture Inc./Office Furniture USA is a 2008 finalist in the category of Entrepreneurial/Professional at The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Miami (LM) program, “A Salute to Miami’s Leaders” Awards, which honors LM alumni who have distinguished themselves within their professions and who, by their actions, have made Miami a stronger, more vibrant community.