CITY OF NORTH MIAMI BEACH RECOGNIZES MACKEN COMPANIES FOR ITS PRESENTING SPONSORSHIP AT THE 2017 HEART HEALTH WALK
NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (March 24, 2017)– At a City Commission meeting on March 21st, the City of North Miami Beach and The Commission on the Status of Women recognized Macken Companies for again serving as the Presenting Sponsor of the City’s 4th Annual Heart Health Walk. Macken Companies Director Monte Greenberg accepted a plaque from Councilwoman Beth E. Spiegel, the event liaison, during the City Commission meeting. The event, which took place on Saturday, February 25th at the Gwen Margolis Amphitheater, comprised of a 2.6-mile walk with the goal of building awareness to heart disease in women. According to the American Heart Association, more women die from heart disease than from all female-related cancers combined.
The Greater North Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce also sponsored a free Health Fair at the event. This free, family-friendly event brought together hundreds of people from all age groups. The walk started and ended at the amphitheater and followed the paved trails on the banks of the Snake Creek Canal, one of the most beautiful and safest walking/biking trails in South Florida.
“Macken Companies is happy to continue to serve our community by contributing to events that provide a positive and educational experience for our local residents,” stated Alan S. Macken, principal, Macken Companies. “We thank the City of North Miami Beach and The Commission on the Status of Women for their hard work and dedication to this important cause.”
The Health Fair included local health care professionals providing free health screenings, and fitness trainers provided free group exercise routines for attendees. There was music, entertainment, raffles, prizes, and much more. Other event sponsors include Voda, SDG, Florida Blue, Dezer, Wigley Feet, Afin, Mt. Sinai and NMB CRA.
About Macken Companies
Macken Companies is a fully integrated firm with real estate investment, development, construction, financing and brokerage entities. Over the course of nearly 30 years, Macken Companies has been instrumental in the repositioning and revitalization of neighborhoods throughout South Florida. The name Macken has become synonymous with visionary planning and development, superior construction, and record-breaking sales and marketing. As a fully integrated firm, Macken Companies’ affiliate entities—VCM Builders, Macken Realty, SFCS, Owners’ Choice, Bid That Project, Sefran, G&A Strategic and MTV Investments—work in tandem to offer clients complete residential and commercial real estate solutions. Regardless of the size and scope of the endeavor, Macken Companies approaches every opportunity with equal passion, diligence and accountability. As a result, Macken Companies is highly regarded throughout the state for its reputation and integrity. For more information, visit www.mackencompanies.com.