Andrew J. Markus
The Beacon Council, Miami-Dade County’s official economic development partnership, has appointed Carlton Fields Jorden Burt Miami Shareholder Andrew J. Markus as chair of its International Committee for the 2015-16 fiscal year. According to a Beacon Council press release, the Beacon Council Committees include industry leaders, and academic and community partners who examine issues and opportunities within an industry that enable or inhibit job growth in target industries. They also assist with lead generation and business expansion, retention and recruitment. Their recommendations and action plans are implemented throughout the year and reported on during the annual One Community One Goal Report to the Community and The Beacon Council Annual Meeting.