COWORKING: The risk of going niche

When Melissa Alam opened The Hive Philly in November of 2014, she wanted the women-only coworking space to feel like a friend’s apartment where you would actually get work done. But a homey atmosphere couldn’t keep the trouble away. Alam, founder and editor of online magazine Femme & Fortune, soon realized the community of female…

Architecture firm NBWW expands in Latin America

Igor Reyes of NBWW (via Linkedin) Miami-based architecture firm Nichols, Brosch, Wurst, Wolfe & Associates (NBWW) expanded into Latin America through a strategic alliance with a Costa Rican firm. NBWW formed a strategic alliance with Alberto Reifer & Arquitectos, a boutique firm based in San Jose, Costa Rica. The design teams’ first project together will be designing…

Green textile manufacturing firm relocating to South Florida, creating dozens of jobs

Ramatex International Corp. will move from Fairfield, New Jersey to Mangonia Park, where it will create 20 jobs. The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County worked with the company, which manufactures and distributes environmentally friendly garments, blankets and other textile products. It receive assistance with hiring, manufacturing tax exemptions and export assistance. The company…