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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—May 30, 2007— Orbis, a non-profit organization for young, South Florida business professionals together with Riverwalk Trust and BACH (Benefactors Advancing Covenant House) are joining forces to host an evening reception, “An Aviation Experience.” This event at the Museum of Discovery & Science highlights the new Aviation exhibition.  The reception will be held at the Museum of Discovery & Science on June 14, 2007 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

“We are delighted to be co-sponsoring a great event with Riverwalk Trust and BACH at such a unique location,” said David C. Scileppi, a corporate and securities attorney at Gunster Yoakley and co-founder of Orbis.  “We are presenting a great opportunity for the membership of all three organizations to meet new business contacts.”

According to Michael S. Schimmel, a real estate attorney at Gunster Yoakley and also a co-founder of Orbis, Orbis has emerged as one of the preeminent young professional organizations in South Florida.  “We are excited and pleased with the continued growth our organization has experienced this past year.”

About Orbis.  Orbis is a non-profit organization that represents a cross-section of the South Florida business community and is committed to offering a variety of opportunities for young professionals to develop their personal and business relationships while helping build an energetic South Florida.  The Orbis Board of Directors is composed of individuals who are dedicated to the growth and viability of the local economy. Periodically, Orbis sponsors social gatherings, panels, and speakers to which the entire South Florida business community is invited to attend.

Nicole Flier of James A. Cummings, Inc., Alec Lindenauer of UBS, Craig Moskowitz of Automatic Data Processing (ADP), Samuel A. Schwartz of @Opportunities, LLC and Allyn G. Thomas of RBC Centura Bank are also board members of Orbis.

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Gunster Yoakley, established in 1925, offers a broad range of legal services to its client base of businesses, institutions, local governments, and prominent individuals. Gunster Yoakley has offices in Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Palm Beach, Stuart, Vero Beach and West Palm Beach.  Gunster Yoakley is home to more than 130 attorneys and over 200 dedicated support staff providing counsel to clients through numerous practice groups including corporate, litigation, real estate, and trusts and estates.  For more information, visit or call 1-800 749-1980


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