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Eric Baird Sells Rejuvenated 66-unit Multifamily Complex in Bustling Tampa Suburb

The sale of the apartment community is a mutual win for local entrepreneur, Eric Baird, and residents seeking access to quality, affordable housing in Florida.  APOLLO BEACH, FL / JUNE 24, 2022 / Four years after buying an Apollo Beach multi-family community, a Sarasota-based entrepreneur, philanthropist, and real estate investor, Eric Baird, sold the majority renovated 66-unit property...
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New support from Baird Foundation to support female entrepreneurs

Since 2012, the Gail Baird Foundation has contributed over $5,000,000 supporting more than 200 different organizations in and around the region, including the University of South Florida. The donations from the Sarasota-based foundation support a mission committed to researching, increasing awareness, and curing ovarian cancer while continuing Gail Baird’s efforts to provide opportunities for aspiring female entrepreneurs and to...
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How Baird Inc. helps small businesses secure financing for growth

If you are a business owner or budding entrepreneur looking to better invest in your company’s future, look no further than Baird Inc. Baird is a private debt, equity and real estate firm that can help you secure the financing you need to succeed — particularly when other lenders will not. Whether you are a...
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Baird Inc. Sells Qualified Opportunity Zone Site in Brooksville, Florida

BROOKSVILLE, FL, UNITED STATES, December 31, 2021 – Two and a half years after buying a 14-acre site ready for renovation or development, Eric Baird, a Sarasota-based entrepreneur and real estate investor, sold the property for $2.25 million. The project site is outfitted with 63 completely demoed duplexes ready for a full renovation. This property is...
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Eric Baird Sells Revitalized 118 unit Palmetto Multifamily Complex

The sale of the renovated multi-family community is a mutual win for local businessman, Eric Baird, and residents seeking access to quality, affordable housing in Florida PALMETTO, FL / ACCESSWIRE / December 21, 2021 / Three years after buying a Palmetto multi-family community, a Sarasota-based entrepreneur, philanthropist, and real estate investor, Eric Baird, sold the majority renovated 118-unit property...
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CBRE Multifamily Tampa is pleased to announce the sale of Oak Leaf Village

https://cbreemail.com/rv/ff017a7334ce24249b414764294aa4ad76705cf3 CBRE Multifamily Tampa is pleased to announce the sale of Oak Leaf Village, a 118 unit community located in Palmetto, FL, directly north of Bradenton on Florida’s Southwest coast. This concrete block, 1981 construction asset consists of 83% two-bedroom floorplans and 17% three-bedroom floorplans. Average rents at the time of the sale were $1,026...
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Eric Baird sells 52 Unit complex in Venice, FL

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/eric-baird-sells-52-unit-140500660.html?soc_src=social-sh&soc_trk=ma VENICE, FL / ACCESSWIRE / December 10, 2021 / Three years after buying a set of duplexes located in the Venice community,a Sarasota-based entrepreneur, philanthropist, and real estate investor, Eric Baird, sells the 52-unit complex for $7.85 million valued at a 5.6% capitalization rate. The complex features 26 duplex homes. All of the involved homes included...
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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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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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