Author Archives: Tricia Hansen

St. Patrick’s Day: A Brief History (and 3 Celebration Ideas)

In America, St. Patrick’s Day is often celebrated by default. We wear green, we pinch people who don’t, and we don’t really know why we’re doing it. In fact, it’s fair to ask: what are we doing celebrating another country’s saint anyway? But the history of the day is actually rich, and we would do […]

Florida Spring Training Baseball

That sweet, hopeful scent is in the Florida air again, which can only mean two things: You might want to give up showering for a while, since you’re going to be assaulted with pollen no matter what. Spring training baseball is here. For those who don’t know, MLB teams are divided into two separate leagues […]

CenterState Wealth Management

INVESTMENT STRATEGY STATEMENT March 1, 2017 I. Equity Markets A. Better Growth, Rebounding Earnings, and Trumpian Hope Lift Common Stock Prices. After posting moderate increases during January, common stock prices posted further gains during February, boosted by signs of an improving economic backdrop, a continued rebound in operating earnings, and hope that better times are […]

Connect with Central Florida SCORE

CenterState Bank is now a proud sponsor of Central Florida Score. A nonprofit organization dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide.  Bretta Christakos, Assistant Branch Manager in our Lakeland Branch received an appreciation plaque while attending a meeting to help spread the work about SCORE.

St. Lucie County (EDC) Board of Directors

We’d like to give a big Congratulations to Tammy Roncaglione, SVP/Community/Market President of St Lucie County! Last week she was installed to the Economic Development Council of St. Lucie County (EDC) Board of Directors! “We have an exceptional Board of Directors now in place, who not only share a unified vision for this community, but […]

Georgia Sports Hall of Fame’s Fan Fest 2017

CenterState Bank in Macon, Georgia is proud to Sponsor the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame’s Fan Fest 2017. The 43,000 square-foot Georgia Sports Hall of Fame is the largest state sports hall of fame in the country. Come visit us and see for yourself! Come early and enjoy Francar’s food truck! Fanfest autograph books will […]