More than 250 people attended the 2019 Business of the Year Awards onThursday night at Jungle Island in Miami.
In its 22nd year, the signature South Florida Business Journal event honored excellence in business across various categories, including by revenue, minority-owned, woman-owned and others.
A highlight of the event is the Lifetime Achievement Award. This year's honoree was iconic technology mogul Manuel "Manny" Medina, who was touted for his long standing success in business and solid commitment to the local community.
The event was presented by Coastal Wealth, with corporate
sponsors BankUnited, the Florida International University College of Business, and the Miami Marlins.