Announcements


Jeffery Howard Joins The Americas Group

We are proud to announce and welcome Jeffery Howard, President of The Howard Design Group, an internationally prominent commercial and residential award winning interior designer as a Partner and Senior Advisor of The Americas Group.

Jeff’s  portfolio of design projects include several Ritz-Carlton Hotels & Condominiums, Turnberry Isle Hotel & Country Club, Williams Island, The Gables and residences for Raymond Floyd, professional golfer, James Gray, President of Macys & Burdines Stores, Oprah Winfrey, television and movie personality, and Alonzo Mourning of the Miami Heat Basketball Team, among others.

Mr. Howard has received many awards and recognition for excellence in design and creativity over the years.  His work has appeared in numerous national and international periodicals, magazines and books. The Howard Design Group was rated #1 Interior Design Firm by Interior Design Magazine several years ago and most recently was rated “Top 100 Design Visionaries” by Florida International Magazine.

Jeff will help guide The Americas Group in refining and executing our real estate related opportunities and projects such as our Hermitage “luxury destination club” as we continue to add to our capabilities in the Real Estate Sector.

We look forward to introducing you to Jeff and to demonstrating our additional Real Estate related capabilities.  Please give us a call or email us if we can be of assistance or you wish to receive more information on Jeffrey Howard  and The Howard Design Group. 

September 9, 2006

Prodigy International Development Sales A Premier Integrated Real Estate Sales and Development Group Engages The Americas Group

We are proud to announce that we have been retained by Prodigy International Development Sales (www.prodigynetwork.com) a premier fully integrated real estate sales and development group, to assist them  with their expansion strategy and with the further examination of development opportunities in Latin America.

Prodigy’s current client portfolio, according to its President, Rodrigo Nino, represents an inventory exceeding two billion dollars with properties in South Florida, New York and Panama. Some of Prodigy’s best-known projects include Turnberry Beach House designed by Richard Meier, Solis Resort Spa & Residences, Paradiso Residences, Brickell on the River, Sole on the Ocean and Paramount Bay. We are pleased to assist them as they as they continue to search for projects in the world’s premier lifestyle locations.

The Americas Group  looks forward to assisting you with your Real Estate requirements as we deepen our involvement in that sector. Please give us a call or e-mail us if you want to find out more about Prodigy and its projects and development opportunities and we will put you in contact with the appropriate people. 

June 22, 2006

Christopher "Chris" Korge Joins The Americas Group

We are proud to announce and welcome Christopher "Chris" Korge a well known and highly respected South Florida attorney, investor, businessman and real estate master developer as a Partner and Senior Advisor of The Americas Group.

Mr. Chris Korge's current investment and real estate portfolio includes 5000 units of residential development in Florida and commercial and residential property in Mississippi. He is the Chairman and Managing Partner of Landko Development, Chairman and Founder of Newslink an operator of retail newsstands in two major airports and a major shareholder and member of the Board of Directors of E-Auto Claims, one of the fastest growing public companies in Florida

Chris is actively involved in local and national political circles and is a highly respected and prominent leader in the Democratic Party. His outstanding reputation and track record in the political arena is well known nationally.

Mr. Korge is very active in social, civic and community affairs. He presently serves on the Florida International University Foundation Board and is Chairman of the Coconut Grove Junior Chamber Foundation.

We believe that Chris's experience and outstanding capabilities will be a powerful complement to the current and planned activities of The Americas Group. We look forward to introducing you to Chris.

Thank you for your continued friendship, confidence and support!

June 8, 2006

SIGNING OF STI KNOWLEDGE CONTRACT

We are pleased to announce that on Friday, May 24th we signed an Exclusive Sales Representative contract with STI Knowledge (www.stiknowledge.com) for the 32 markets of South America, Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean.

    STI Knowledge was the 14th fastest growing company in the United States last year, according to Inc. Magazine.  STI’s client base includes 45% of the Fortune 500 companies.

    STI Knowledge delivers products, services and certification worldwide to build and operate Help Desks, Call Centers and enterprise-wide Knowledge Centers.  They offer in-sourcing, out-sourcing, software products and world-class events that can transform support operations into focal points and profit centers for businesses.  STI Knowledge has set the standard worldwide with its Help Desk 2000, Call Center 2000 and Knowledge 2000 global communities.

    We believe this contract further validates our Business Plan in terms of our ability and credibility to sign a contract in the intellectual property category.

May 24, 2006

Raul J. Valdes-Fauli Joins The Americas Group

We are proud to announce and welcome Raul J. Valdes-Fauli, the highly-respected former Mayor of the City of Coral Gables, Florida and currently Managing Partner of the Miami office of the international corporate law firm of Fowler Rodriguez & Chalos as a Partner and Counsel of The Americas Group.

Mr. Valdes-Fauli’s prominent legal, business and public service career spans 35 years.  He has been the recipient of numerous domestic and international honors and awards. He is also Honorary Consul of the Republic of El Salvador. His corporate governance experience includes numerous board positions. He is currently Chairman of the Board of BBU Bank. 

His outstanding reputation and track record is well known throughout South Florida and Latin America. We believe that his experience and outstanding capabilities will be a powerful complement to the current and planned activities of The Americas Group, especially in Latin America.
 
We look forward to introducing you to Raul.  Please give us a call or email us if we can be of assistance and we will be pleased to  send you more information on Raul Valdes-Fauli and Fowler Rodriguez Chalos.

March 10, 2006