Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) June 18, 2014
South Florida PEO broker firm SourceOne Partners sponsored a May 7 event hosted by Florida Minority Business Development at the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale. The Second Annual Florida Minority Business Development Awards Dinner featured keynote speaker Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief. Mayor Sharief’s speech was followed by the awards ceremony recognizing outstanding members of the community who support the growth and development of the minority business community in South Florida.
Florida Minority Business Development is an organization that was created to support small business owners and assist them on a range of issues concerning starting a small business, such as regulation compliance, finances, and employee concerns. The Board of Directors for Florida Minority Business Development includes: Emmanuel N. Okwor, President / CEO; Novia Bent, Board Chairperson; and board members Jonathan Aldred, Delroy Thomlinson, and Marcia Nelson.
The May 7 event was organized to support, promote, and engage the local minority business community, with a specific focus on why team building is essential to business development today. In addition to Mayor Sharief, Dr. Michael W. Gaffney, Professor at Nova Southeastern University, spoke to the group. Musical entertainment for the evening was provided by Les Jazz Band.
Jeff Hecht, President of SourceOne Partners, said, “We are excited to be a part of this burgeoning organization, and we look forward to a fruitful year, as well as next year's anniversary awards dinner.” SourceOne Partners provides services to businesses that help reduce administrative burdens on payroll and human resources departments, including basic payroll and HR functions, and services that help companies contain health insurance and workers’ compensation costs.
SourceOne Partners offers its expertise in how to grow a small business by providing essential business services that can be too burdensome for a growing business to take care of in-house and is a strong supporter of growth in the minority business community in South Florida. By relieving growing businesses of the administrative burdens involved in distributing payroll and employee benefits, SourceOne Partners allows companies to focus on their core business objectives.
About SourceOne Partners
SourceOne Partners is a leading provider of PEO and payroll services in South Florida, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. The services SourceOne Partners helps companies reduce HR costs, minimize employer risk and liability, and relieve the administrative burdens of HR and payroll.