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Entrepreneur Eric Baird of Sarasota: The Biz Town Boost for Southside Elementary

https://www.behance.net/gallery/116635679/Entrepreneur-Eric-Baird-of-Sarasota-The-Biz-Town-Boost When developing education for the future, it’s rarely too early to begin exposure to concepts that ultimately will become everyday skills for kids as they become adults and join the working world. For Eric Baird, this concept is achieved with Junior Achievement’s “Biz Town,” a workshop that teaches grade school children the fundamental ideas of...
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Eric Baird Gives $1 Million Gift to Local Education Foundation

https://www.accesswire.com/636459/Eric-Baird-Gives-1-Million-Gift-to-Local-Education-Foundation SARASOTA, FL / ACCESSWIRE / March 19, 2021 / Founder and CEO of renowned investment firm Baird Inc., Eric Baird is a business visionary and philanthropist from Sarasota, Florida. In a recent showing of immense generosity, Baird gifted an astonishing seven-figure sum to a leading local education foundation, destined to support the area’s public...
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Eric Baird Showcases Tarpon Pointe Marina Renovations

https://ericbaird.co/eric-baird-showcases-tarpon-pointe-marina-renovations-2/ Florida entrepreneur Eric Baird shows off the latest overhaul of Bradenton’s Tarpon Pointe Marina. Following a six-figure makeover by its owner Eric Baird, the final stages of which were completed last week, Tarpon Pointe Marina in Bradenton, Florida, has never looked better. “Tarpon Pointe Marina has recently undergone an extensive $311,000 renovation,” explains part-owner...
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Local entrepreneur wins another award

https://www.behance.net/gallery/114125589/Local-entrepreneur-wins-another-award The Review’s 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year is getting some statewide recognition. The Review’s 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year is getting some statewide recognition.Eric Baird, founder of Bradenton-based MyUs.com, a shipping and mail forwarding company, recently received the Governor’s Business Diversification Award for Export Excellence. The award recognizes companies statewide that create jobs and increase...
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Eric Baird Celebrates the Purchase of the Historic Kress Building

https://apnews.com/press-release/accesswire/business-cultural-preservation-north-america-social-affairs-united-states-29324caa54ad19a37d080247599fcc92 Real estate investor Eric Baird celebrates his purchase of Sarasota’s historic Kress Building as he plans its retail revitalization. SARASOTA, FL / ACCESSWIRE / January 15, 2020 / Selling last year for $5.8 million, downtown Sarasota’s Kress Building was purchased by local real estate investor Eric Baird. Celebrating his acquisition of the iconic site,...
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Eric Baird Celebrates the Purchase of the Historic Kress Building

https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/eric-baird-celebrates-purchase-historic-222500553.html Real estate investor Eric Baird celebrates his purchase of Sarasota’s historic Kress Building as he plans its retail revitalization. SARASOTA, FL / ACCESSWIRE / January 15, 2020 / Selling last year for $5.8 million, downtown Sarasota’s Kress Building was purchased by local real estate investor Eric Baird. Celebrating his acquisition of the iconic site,...
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Real Estate Investor Eric Baird Purchases Hotel Ranola in Downtown Sarasota

http://www.scenesarasota.com/magazine/real-estate-investor-eric-baird-purchases-hotel-ranola-in-downtown-sarasota/ Local businessman and real estate investor Eric Baird has purchased Hotel Ranola, a boutique hotel in downtown Sarasota with 27 units.  Built in 1926, the hotel at 118 Indian Place initially catered to snowbirds seeking an escape from harsh Northern winters. “Today, Hotel Ranola appeals to sophisticated leisure and business travelers seeking a uniquely...
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Eric Baird on How to Turn Restlessness Into Impactful Innovation

https://ericbaird.co/eric-baird-on-how-to-turn-restlessness-into-impactful-innovation/ If you or your team are feeling restless in 2021, you’re far from alone. New stresses, new work situations, and continued uncertainty about the future are all contributing to restless feelings throughout many industries. People are unsure what plans to make, struggling to focus, and generally feeling like there should be something more. Eric...
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AWARDS & ACCOLADES

MyUS Joins Inc. Magazine’s 500 Fastest Growing Companies in America

MyUS Joins the Elite Ranks as a Three-time Honoree of Inc.’s 500/5000 Ranking https://www.myus.com/about/news/myus-three-time-honoree-of-inc-5000-ranking/ 8/29/2011 MyUS.com, the leader in global shopping and shipping, has been named #2048 in Inc. magazine’s 500/5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America.  This is the third time since 2008 that MyUS.com has had the pleasure of being recognized...
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Entrepreneur of the Year by Gulf Coast Business Review (2009)

https://www.businessobserverfl.com/article/local-entrepreneur-wins-another-award The Review’s 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year is getting some statewide recognition. Eric Baird, founder of Bradenton-based MyUs.com, a shipping and mail forwarding company, recently received the Governor’s Business Diversification Award for Export Excellence. The award recognizes companies statewide that create jobs and increase capital investment. Baird founded MyUs.com in 1997, initially calling the...
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