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Florida’s 5 Top Winter Places to Play & Dine

With the cool winter weather making outdoor activities and dining more appealing than ever Florida’s top local parks offer unbeatable play, stay and dine options for the whole family.  1. Sebastian Inlet State Park, Melbourne Surfing: Take advantage of some of the best waves in Florida Camping: The cool winter months are ideal for tent camping…

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Judge Rules in Favor of Kik’s Token Sale

In what has likely set a game changing precedent, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York Judge Alvin Hellerstein sided with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by ruling in favor of the agency’s motion for a summary judgment in its lawsuit against tech company Kik, and its $100 million initial coin…

Genovese Leads Global Entrepreneurship Forum

BG Capital Group Chairman Bobby Genovese is this year’s featured speaker for the launch of Global Entrepreneurship Week hosted by Startup Grind Miami on Monday November 16, 2010 at 6:30pm EST. This year’s session will be hosted free of charge on its virtual platform, which can be accessed by logging in here. Startup Grind is the world’s…

Socialite Magazine Features Bobby Genovese

Socialite Magazine has chosen to feature BG Capital Group Chairman Bobby Genovese for its October 2020 cover story. “We are thrilled to feature an industry leader who epitomizes the essence of entrepreneurial success and business savvy with such joy and passion,” said Publisher Nataly Stuart.  “We chose Mr. Genovese because he represents the classic success story…

Where to Go This Fall?

Starting just 30 minutes north of Manhattan, set between the Hudson River and Long Island Sound, Westchester County has so much to offer families, couples and solo travelers eager to enjoy the crisp fall weather and celebrate the season. Here are our top picks for savoring this festive time of year: HALLOWEEN FESTIVITIES ·Halloween enthusiasts know that…

SuperYacht Times Features Bobby Genovese’s Storied Feadship, BG Charade

SuperYacht Times has chosen to feature BG Capital Group Chairman Bobby Genovese’s storied Feadship, BG Charade, in its latest issue (https://www.superyachttimes.com). The recently refitted 47-metre luxurious super yacht was formerly owned by both Paul Allan of Microsoft fame and British billionaire Joe Lewis.  “We are delighted to feature Mr. Genovese and to showcase the fascinating history…

Bobby Genovese Shares His Passion for Horses and Nature at BG Ocala Ranch

“If you genuinely love what you do then you’ll be successful at it and the money will follow,” advises BG Capital Group Founder and Chairman, Bobby Genovese, as his secret to good business. “I wrap so much of my personal life into my working life that they are actually one and the same,” explains the serial entrepreneur…

BG Charade: The Ultimate Playground at Sea

It was love at first sight, really. From the moment I saw M/Y CHARADE moored near my home in the Bahamas I was struck by the hallmark architecture and symmetrical lines that understandably earned this classic 154-foot Feadship world renown when she was built in 1990 as the first Feadship to have a wheel-less wheelhouse.  She’s well-cruised…

BG Equestrian Vero Beach Welcomes New Head Trainer

Meghan Green has joined the management team of BG Equestrian Vero Beach as its new Head Trainer. She will oversee the 36-acre equestrian compound’s riding and training programs. BG Equestrian Vero Beach offers annual and seasonal boarding, riding lessons and more for all levels and ages. BG Equestrian Vero Beach is a BG Signature company,…

Cannabis: Should You Invest?

The changes in public opinion and the potential growth of the market makes the cannabis sector a truly attractive investment to consider, especially for portfolios that are diversified and can withstand a degree of volatility. In 2019, the total cost of legal cannabis sales around the globe was $15 billion — a 36% increase over…

My Fitness 5: Bobby Genovese’s Body of Work

Fitness has always been central to my life especially having had parents who were both natural athletes: skiing, horseback riding, playing tennis, golf — our entire family played these phenomenal sports from the time we could walk,” said Genovese. Although already an accomplished equestrian, in his late 30s Genovese tried his hand at polo, which…

3 Things We’ve Learned About Life from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Grappling with the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, the world can seem pretty grim. We are in a constant state of disbelief while hoping for good news, but more often than not we are filled with a sense of helplessness. Still, countless acts of kindness and goodness are taking place everywhere. And although the world…

Giving Back from Afar

Now more than ever helping others may seem impossible or too restricted as many people are staying home and social distancing to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. But, with a little creativity and effort, there are many ways to give back and make a difference from afar. For example, popular musicians are performing free…

Hallmark of Successful Entrepreneurs

By Bobby Genovese, Chairman, BG Capital Group Opportunity and innovation are the central hallmarks of every entrepreneur. Being able to see untapped potential and having a vision for that potential that, perhaps, no one else sees are the tentpoles of entrepreneurship that have been central to my life and of those I admire and am…

Virtual Volunteering: Five Easy Ways

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted each of our lifestyles in such a universal and profound way. We’ve had to make personal sacrifices as well as learn how to work from home, entertain ourselves, and adapt to living in close quarters with our family members. We’ve also been given an amplified opportunity to help others in…

Successful Business Leaders Find Creative Ways to Practice Philanthropy

For many executives, success and philanthropy go hand-in-hand. Throughout history, the world’s great industrialists and those who generated substantial wealth were famous for providing significant financial support where they saw the need or opportunity. In fact, it is how many of the world’s iconic institutions and organizations began. The spirit of giving continues just as…

The Boating Life

By Bobby Genovese My love of boats began in childhood when every summer our family made the two-hour trek from Toronto to Muskoka’s iconic lakefront cottage country.  With more than 1,000 lakes, its turquoise waters, rocky shores and windswept pines have been an irresistible draw for seasonal residents since the late 1800s. Today, the district…

Paying it Forward

I’ve spent my entire adult life as an entrepreneur — building, buying, launching and running businesses across a spectrum of industries. I find it immensely satisfying to meet the ongoing challenges of the marketplace, which is always changing and demanding of creative vision and proactive solutions. Keeping pace with those changes and opportunities is both…

Get OUT! Why Being in Nature is Good for Your Health?

Experiencing nature isn’t just a good way to enjoy the outdoors; in fact, research shows that spending more time outside can actually improve your health and well-being. According to a study by Frontiers, those who spend just 20 minutes in a location where they feel connected to nature experience a drop in stress hormones. Spending…