Daytona Chamber's Tallahassee Speaker Series features Space Florida President Frank DiBello at Embry-Riddle

Photos for Headline Surfer / Frank DiBello, president of Space Florida, is the guest speaker for the Daytona Regional Chamber's Tallahassee Speaker Series, being held Dec. 13, at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Welcome Center. 
 
By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer®

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Frank DiBello, a pioneer in Florida private space flight ventures, highlights this month's Daytona Area Chamber of Commerce Tallahassee Speaker Series.

The luncheon will be held noon to 1 p.m. (check in at 11:30 a.m.) Tuesday, Dec. 13, at the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Welcome Center, featuring DiBello, president of Space Florida. 

DiBello will discuss the growing business possibilities for private sector space ventures in Central Florida and will meet with numerous economic development and ERAU faculty members to highlight the attributes Volusia has to offer any business prospect in the aerospace field. 

Chamber Governmental Affairs Vice Chair Len Marinaccio from Bomar Construction, Inc., said, "Central Florida is poised to see more commercial space activity and we need to make sure that this area secures its share of this activity. We have the resources, not to mention skilled personnel, to locate a new aerospace venture in Volusia County."

Len Marrinaccio / Headline SurferSpace Florida President Frank DiBello will discuss the growing business possibilities for private sector space ventures in Central Florida and will meet with numerous economic development and ERAU faculty members to highlight the attributes Volusia has to offer any business prospect in the aerospace field. 

Chamber Governmental Affairs Vice Chair Len Marinaccio from Bomar Construction, Inc., said, "Central Florida is poised to see more commercial space activity and we need to make sure that this area secures its share of this activity. We have the resources, not to mention skilled personnel, to locate a new aerospace venture in Volusia County."

Cost to attend this event is $25 for Chamber members with 24-hour advance RSVP, $30 at the door, and $40 for non-members. Attendees may RSVP on-line at DaytonaChamber.com or for program information, please contact Jim Cameron, chamber senior vice president of government Relations, at 386-523-3673.

The event is sponsored by Kennedy Space Center, Teledyne Marine and NASCAR. 

Tallahassee Speaker Series:
"The Daytona Regional Chamber constantly works to build stronger relations between Tallahassee and Volusia County," says Kim Hover, marketing & communications director​ for the businss organization." If we are to get attention at the Capitol, we need to be on their radar screen, thus the intent of our Tallahassee Speaker Series."
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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories narly eveenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in Wst Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.