NEW VISUAL IDENTITY
The Libra Group introduces a fresh, modern evolution of its corporate logo. The new streamlined version maintains a balanced representation of the key symbols while the logotype font has also been simplified and modernised.
CONVERGEN ENERGY ACQUIRES POWER PLANT
Convergen Energy, the rebranded Greenwood Fuels, acquires L’Anse Warden Electric Co power plant on the shores of Lake Superior in Michigan for its renewables portfolio. The plant has been a major employer in the area since 1959.
CONCORDIA SUMMIT 2016. LIBRA ADDRESSES REFUGEE CRISIS
The sixth Concordia Summit in New York convenes 2,500 influencers and global leaders, including 40 current and former heads of state. Meanwhile, Libra participates in the White House call-to-action at the UN for businesses to help tackle the refugee crisis.
ELANDIS SELLS FLORIDA PROPERTIES
Elandis sells two of its Florida multifamily community residential holdings: 222 apartments at Jasmine at Tamarac and 306 apartments at the Grand Pavilion and Oaks at Granada developments in Tampa. The combined value of the transactions was over $40m and heralds reinvestment by Elandis.
AEA ANNOUNCES FIRST WINNERS
The American Entrepreneurship Award (AEA), created by Libra to support start-up businesses and entrepreneurs in the Bronx, New York, and Miami-Dade County, Florida, awards its first prizes. Winners include an eco-lighting company, organic drinks company, mobile medical laboratory, online healthcare marketplace and legal services access system.
ELANDIS: A NEW FORCE IN REAL ESTATE
Libra launches Elandis combining the full force of its property investment, development and management capabilities from North America through to the southern tip of Latin America with offices on each continent and a portfolio of 5.8m sqft.
TWO NEW FREIGHTER PLANES INTO THE LCI FLEET
LCI increases its fixed-wing fleet with two Boeing 747-400F maindeck freighters on lease to Middle Eastern airlines with Turkey’s myCargo, in addition to existing freighter contracts with Singapore Airlines.
LIBRA CHAIRMAN AND CEO JOINS PRESIDENT OBAMA ON HISTORIC CUBA VISIT
George Logothetis, Chairman and CEO of the Libra Group, is an official delegate on the momentous visit of President Barack Obama to Cuba, the first US Presidential visit to the island in over 90 years.
GREENWOOD ENERGY BRINGS SOLAR ENERGY TO ITHACA COLLEGE
Greenwood is selected by Ithaca College in New York State to finance and install a 2.9 MW installation, meeting 10% of the campus’ electricity needs and key to its 100% carbon neutral target.