Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) delivered Model S, the world’s first premium electric sedan, to its first customers at an invitation-only event at the Tesla Factory in Fremont, California today. These deliveries put Model S on the road approximately one month earlier than previously announced and places the company in a good position to build 5,000 cars by the end of 2012, followed by 20,000 cars in 2013. Continue reading
In a beautiful and hot, very hot afternoon, the party started at 5 PM and went on til almost 10 PM. Almost everyone dressed in character, as country folks, and the food kept coming. All Brazilian goodies, made with corn, sweets, and not sweet, everything like a good party in Brazil would be in the month of July. Continue reading
In a great event at Cafe Mineiro Steakhouse, the Brazilian Community in Orlando had a meeting with the presence of the District Governor Rotary of Orlando, Richard A. Baines, Rotary International District 6980, who spoke to the Community about his life as a Rotarian, reminding every one of the main reason in a Rotarian mission. Continue reading
The Orlando Solar Bears announced today that they have agreed to terms with left wing Jordan Lane and defenseman Ben Woodley.
Over the last two seasons Lane (6’8”, 250lbs) has played in both the ECHL and the Central Hockey League. The Whitehorse, Yukon Territory native tallied 132 penalty minutes in 61 games while playing for the Evansville Icemen (CHL) during the 2010-11 season. In 2011-12, Lane played in 34 games with the Elmira Jackals of the ECHL. Continue reading
New York Life as one of the sponsors for the Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce, organized a Presentation about Tax implications for foreigner investors, with speaker Glenn M. Terrones. The event was offered by New York Life with the Chamber Support, to more than 75 people at Fogo de Chão, that divided the event in two parts, presentation and cocktail right after the presentation, with the usual great service and food.
One great Summer afternoon where the Chambers got together to promote a huge network event and everyone had a great time! Continue reading
“Matt has a wealth of experience. He enjoyed a terrific professional hockey career and brings us strong recruiting contacts from USA collegiate hockey. With his organizational skills he’ll become an integral part of our organization,” said Solar Bears Head Coach Drake Berehowsky. “I have coached Matt and am excited about having him on our coaching staff.” Continue reading
- Shortly after 12:30 p.m. today, Volaris, from Mexico City, started its first Florida operations at Orlando International Airport (MCO). The addition of MCO brings to eight the total number of American destinations served by Volaris. The A-320 jet, configured to handle 174 passengers, was greeted with a water salute from the airport aircraft rescue fire fighters. Continue reading