Dubbed “a smart city with soul,” Lake Nona is one of the fastest-selling master designed and technologically advanced communities in the country. Encompassing 17-square-miles and contiguous to the Orlando International Airport, Lake Nona is built on the power of partnerships and innovations.
Lake Nona is already poised to be a tech-centric community. Located on 17-square-miles of land adjacent to the Orlando International Airport, Lake Nona is “a modern mecca for technology, innovation, and community.” And, with any great community, you need a great hotel. That’s where the Lake Nona Wave Hotel comes in.
It doesn’t get more luxurious or exclusive than Albany in the Bahamas, a 600-acre private community on New Providence island. The investor group that founded the luxury community includes some of the most well-known names in sports, finance, and entertainment, including Tiger Woods, Ernie Els, Justin Timberlake, and private investment organization Tavistock Group.
Lake Nona, a 17-square-mile master planned development contiguous to the eastern and southern boundaries of Orlando International Airport (MCO), is playing a crucial role in the emergence of the Orlando Aerotropolis.
The 130,000-square-foot facility will redefine the fitness center experience for the Central Florida region thanks to leading edge workout equipment and interactive programs driven by the latest performance technology.
The island of New Providence, in the Bahamas, has long been a popular vacation destination: Travelers from the United States, Canada and elsewhere visit for the beaches and the snorkeling, scuba diving and fishing. When it comes to accommodations, they have their pick of both high-end and affordable beachfront resorts, including in the capital of […]
Verizon will establish one of its first 5G “living labs” at Lake Nona, creating a place for the company to experiment and develop next-generation technologies while offering high-speed, wireless service to residents and workers who own capable devices. That means the southeast Orlando community could become a launching point for some still-undetermined technologies, which some […]
The impact the purpose-built Tottenham Hotspur Stadium has made on the players, coaches, fans and US media will no doubt lead to questions among the powers-that-be over whether the NFL really needs anywhere else other than Tottenham now.
ESPN details feedback from NFL players, coaches, and staff on the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium after it hosted its second NFL game. “America’s prime-time sport has been coming to London for regular-season games since 2007, but it may have finally found what it has been looking for: a home away from home.”
The $63 million campus transformed the space into a facility unlike any other. There are 100 courts, a 50,000-square-foot Welcome Center that is LEED certified with a Pro Shop, Racquet Bar and Innovation Lab to help visitors understand everything from racket customization to how to incorporate new technology into improving their game.
Rasesh Thakkar has led successful efforts to bring Amazon’s high-tech fulfillment center, KPMG’s National Training Campus, Johnson & Johnson’s Human Performance Institute and the BBA Aviation-Signature Flight Center Support headquarters to Orlando’s Lake Nona community.
The figure tops the £106m profit posted by Premier League rivals Liverpool earlier this year. Yearly financial results for 2017-18 reveal Spurs’ income climbed from £310m to £380m thanks to player sales, bigger crowds at Wembley Stadium and reaching the Champions League knockout stages. The figures were released as the club opened a new £1bn […]
The fastest-growing multi-generational master-planned community in the nation, Lakewood Ranch (LWR) has grown into an unincorporated town of more than 1,500 businesses and 35,000 residents in just 25 years. The 31,000-acre development is the metropolitan area’s largest job center and as the population center shifts to it, so have county offices, institutions of higher learning […]
This year’s Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show will see the unveiling of a brand new Superyacht Village at Pier 66 South. Already the largest in-water boat show in the world, this new dedicated marina and on-land exhibition space will expand FLIBS 2019 to over three million square feet and is the seventh site to be […]
Cathy Engelbert isn’t a hospital administrator. She isn’t a physician. She doesn’t work in healthcare at all. So what was she doing on the program at a major conference about health? As CEO of Deloitte US, one of the Big Four accounting firms, she’s probably the most powerful woman in the accounting and professional services […]
Jessi Blakley grew up on the waters of Fort Lauderdale, boating and water skiing and learning to sail not far from where she grew up in the neighborhood of Rio Vista. But things really got serious for her and the water when she was 10. It was then that she tried competing for the first […]
Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute® today announced the opening of its new global headquarters in Lake Nona Medical City in Orlando, Florida. The state-of-the-art campus blends Design Thinking with the science of human performance in a holistic, multi-sensory approach to enhance the end-to-end Human Performance Institute® experience. In the immersive course, participants learn how […]
The tinted glass doors on the cozy electric shuttle slid open quietly. “Welcome aboard,” said Aaron Foster, a solutions engineer for Navya, the French maker of the 15-passenger, battery-powered vehicle that attracted a curious crowd eager for a quarter-mile ride on the ballyhooed bus expected to be running this spring in southeast Orlando, Fla. The […]
Pack up and get moving down to Lake Nona this weekend. There’s a new entertainment district opening Friday that’s made completely out of old shipping containers. The containers have been converted into some out-of-the-box uses, from restaurants and bars to a dog park.
The PGA Tour makes its way to the Bahamas this week for the Hero World Challenge, which will feature some of the best golfers in the world. The invite-only event includes four of the top five players in the world and 16 of the top 23. The field also represents six different countries.
Standing in a half-built concrete building, with the Bahamian sun blazing down, is a revelation. This is Albany – one of the world’s most exclusive resort communities located on New Providence Island in the Bahamas – and, it’s likely that you may not have heard of it. Owned by British billionaire Joe Lewis and his […]
When Natalia Foote and her husband Michael were looking for a new home, they wanted a place that had a community feel. They decided on one of the latest successes in wellness real estate: Lake Nona. The entire 17-square-mile development is designed to optimize healthy living through amenities and events.
Tottenham Hotspur today announced HEINEKEN, the UK’s leading pub, cider and beer company, as its Official Beer Partner ahead of the 2018-19 season. This new partnership will see HEINEKEN supply a host of its much loved beer and cider products inside the Club’s world-class new stadium, which is set to open later this year, including […]
“There are probably more talented musicians per capita in the Bahamas than anywhere else,” says Goldstuck. “This was an opportunity to build a world-class facility that can serve as a catalyst for local talent development.”
When Maria Sastre first set foot in Lake Nona’s GuideWell Innovation Center for a board meeting a year-and-a-half ago, she was blown away. In fact, the president and CEO of Signature Flight Support Corp. – who was on-site for a board meeting of Florida Blue parent GuideWell Holdings Inc. – was so impressed that she bent the ear […]
Lake Nona’s developers are pairing with a sister company of Google to help design the shopping center of the future. Tavistock Development is partnering with Intersection, an arm of Google-parent Alphabet Inc. that helps integrate technology into urban projects, for the expansion of its planned 100-acre Lake Nona Town Center project.
Lake Nona developers announced plans for the community’s newest hotel, a 16-story tower designed by Arquitectonica. With construction slated to start early next year, the 215-room hotel would feature a ballroom, rooftop pool and lounge, 80-seat restaurant board room and two meeting rooms. It will be situated next to a recreational lawn that is part of […]