Real estate powerhouse Stiles appoints co-CEO

Stiles, one of the real estate firms in Broward County, announced a leadership succession plan that resulted in a new co-CEO. The Fort Lauderdale-based development, property management and brokerage firm appointed Ken Stiles as co-CEO. He’ll work along side father Terry Stiles, the chairman and CEO. The senior Stiles will transition out of the chief…

Senate energy bill promotes efficiency, boosts LNG exports (and other news from Washington today)

Business groups praised Senate passage of the Energy Policy Modernization Act, which funds more energy research, promotes energy efficiency, and expedites approval of natural gas pipelines and liquefied natural gas exports. The bill passed Wednesday on an 85-12 vote. It must now be reconciled with House legislation before it becomes law. “Expedited LNG permitting will…