About Me

I’m Dean Myerow, an entrepreneur and finance expert out of Fort Lauderdale. I have been a part of many projects over the years. I am currently a board member for Green Point Research since 2019.

  • Private Equity and Project Finance
  • Cannabis Entrepreneur
  • Attorney
  • Public and Private Finance Expert

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Finance, GeneralUniversity of Massachusetts, Amherst

1986-1990

Doctor of Law (J.D.) University of Miami School of Law

1990-1993

Professional Experience

Head of Fixed Income Trading / Founding Partner Bergen Capital, Inc.

1999-2006

Head of Fixed Income National Wealth Management BB&T

2006-2015

Bond Portfolio Manager-Public Finance Las Olas Wealth Management of NatAlliance Securities LLC

2015-2019

Principal Southern Waters Capital

2018-Present

Chairman Advisory Board Friendship Circle of Greater Fort Lauderdale

2020-Present

Board Member Green Point Research

2019-Present

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Friendship Cafe

Friendship Cafe offers employment training and education to adults and young adults with developmental disabilities who want to work in the food service, hospitality or customer service industry.

Most special need adults have little prospect of meaningful employment and therefore the ability to build social skills needed for the workforce. Some individuals are relegated into “disability-only” workshops, or into jobs that do not pay a minimum wage, creating an environment with little expectation of meaningful competitive employment. At Friendship Cafe we show the world that we need to get rid of our stereotypical images and view each individual as just that, an individual.

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Media

Friendship Café Serves Falafel, Trains Special-Needs Adults

The restaurant opened on Jan. 15 at 1302 E. Las Olas Blvd. and is a training ground for adults with autism, Down syndrome and cognitive disabilities who have trouble finding jobs with tolerant employers in South Florida.

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Taste Notes: Friendship Café Serves Up Inspiration on Las Olas

What Fort Lauderdale's signature restaurant strip needed was a place with some heart — where folks can grab a something to eat that's quick and delicious, and come away feeling altogether good about it. That place opens Wednesday at Friendship Café.

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The Friendship Café in Florida will employ adults with special needs

The idea is to offer education and employment to adults with disabilities who want to work in food or hospitality, Dean Myerow, senior advisor to the Friendship Circle of Greater Fort Lauderdale and board member at Green Point Research, told FOX Business.

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Is CBD the next ibuprofen? South Florida company hopes to find out in new study.

Fort Lauderdale-based Green Point Research ... has announced a new partnership with Florida State University to conduct a study analyzing Green Point’s Satividol CBD softgel capsule and its benefits.

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Green Point Research Acquires 30-Acre Nursery in Fort Meade, Florida

Green Point Research (GPR) finalizes its purchase of Sunshine Growers, a 30-acre nursery in Fort Meade, Florida, creating one of the largest hemp-dedicated nurseries in the United States.

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Green Point Research Taps Camilo Martinez & Felipe Robayo to Support International Growth

Green Point Research is proud to announce the addition of Camilo Martinez and Felipe Robayo to lead Green Point Research's expansion into the Colombian cannabis market.

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Scott & Stringfellow Grabs Bergen

Terms weren't disclosed, but Winston-Salem, N.C.-based BB&T said Bergen will become part of its Richmond, Va.-based Scott & Stringfellow unit.

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