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Tavistock Development Co. Welcomes New Executives

Tavistock Development Co. (TDC), a diversified real estate firm that specializes in planning, design, finance, construction and development, is pleased to announce the arrival of Taj Adhav, director of business development for sports innovation and performance at Lake Nona, and Melanie Sylvan, who will serve as director of marketing and communications for both TDC and Lake Nona.

With nearly 20 years of international business development and management consulting experience, Taj Adhav will oversee the development of Lake Nona’s burgeoning sports innovation and performance cluster featuring the United States Tennis Association’s 63-acre New Home of American Tennis. Throughout his career, Adhav has served in various executive roles from mid-sized companies to large corporations in both for-profit and non-profit business environments, spanning Asia, Europe/European Union (EU), and the United States.  Most recently, he was CEO for global consulting company, Sixth Fuel, LLC, where his expertise was concentrated on emerging opportunities in technology and sustainability for his clients.

Longtime marketing strategist and recent New York City export, Melanie Sylvan joins TDC as director of marketing and communications. She will manage integrated marketing efforts, branding and strategy for the company’s development as well as the 7,000-acre Lake Nona region. Sylvan most recently served as an account director with Siegel + Gale, a strategic branding and consulting firm, where she managed branding identity for the global American Express enterprise. Prior to her position with Siegel + Gale, Sylvan worked as a professional theater producer in New York City for nearly a decade and also worked with preeminent brand consulting firm Landor Associates.

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Lake Nona Nights – Live + Local

date: 11/13/2014 - 11/13/2014

time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

place: Crescent Park at Laureate Park

Join us for our next live music and food truck night – FREE and open to the public – Lake Nona Nights: Live + Local featuring Chris Glover and The Sunday Riders: http://www.thesundayriders.com

Food Trucks TBD, stay tuned!

Bring your family, friends, a couple of blankets, and your appetite!

Lake Nona Village Expansion Brings New Businesses to Southeast Orlando

Tavistock Development Co., a diversified real estate firm that specializes in planning, design, finance, construction and development, is pleased to announce the arrival of several new tenants to Lake Nona Village. With the 12,600 sf expansion of Lake Nona Village on Narcoossee Road, the following businesses will open in Lake Nona next year:

Floridian Bank will locate its tenth branch within Lake Nona Village on Narcoossee Road in a 5,600 sf space that features a convenient drive-thru for customers.

Physician Associates, one of the largest multi-specialty health care groups in Central Florida and part of Orlando Health, will open its new Lake Nona office in January 2015.

Union Burger will open its first Central Florida location at Lake Nona Village.

Lake Nona Village is located at the entrance to the Lake Nona Golf & Country Club and NorthLake Park — well-established Lake Nona communities that are home to almost 5,000 residents, as well as NorthLake Park Elementary and an award-winning YMCA. In total, Lake Nona Village features 70,000 sf of upscale retail, restaurant and outparcel space.  Current Lake Nona Village tenants also include Nona Blue Modern Tavern, Panera Bread, Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt, Winehouse at Lake Nona, Orlando Orthopaedic Center, Lake Nona Ophthalmology and Lake Nona Family Dentistry.

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