Miami Beach Business Academy

Miami Beach Business Academy

The Miami Beach Business Academy is a free program open to all current or prospective businesses to guide them through some of the basic interactions with the City of Miami Beach as they establish their business in our community.

Spring 2011 Sessions

Session 1 - Friday, February 11, 2010, 8:30 a.m.

Historic Tax Credits

Joyce Meyers, Miami Beach Planning Department

Kathleen Slesnick Kauffman, Historic Preservation Chief, Miami-Dade County

Gary A. Appel, Esq.

Session 2 - Friday, April 1, 2011, 8:30 a.m.

Licensing (Business Tax Receipts)

Manny Marquez, Miami Beach Finance Department

Session 3 - Friday, April 8, 2011, 8:30 a.m.

Soil It Green - Growing a Green Restaurant

City of Miami Beach - Recycling, Grease & Waste Disposal, and Sustainability Initiatives

Karl Markeset, Dade County DERM

Maribel Balbin, Dade County Office of Sustainability - Green Business Certification Program

Session 4 - Friday, June 10, 2011, 8:30 a.m.

Building Department and Code Compliance

Kristin Tigner, Miami Beach Building Department

Robert Santos-Alborna, Miami Beach Code Compliance Division

Session 5 - Friday, August 12, 2011, 8:30 a.m.

Special Events

Max Sklar, Miami Beach Tourism and Cultural Development Department

Miami Beach City Hall - 1700 Convention Center Drive, First Floor Conference Room

All Sessions are 1.5 hours

For further information, please contact Lynn Bernstein at305.673.7010