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GCE 2022 Team Member of the Year

Newport, Rhode Island (Jan. 3, 2023) – Antanika Doukkali is the GCE 2022 Team Member of the Year. Global Connections to Employment (GCE), an affiliate of Lifeview Group, has named her honoree based on her commitment to our mission. Antanika was born with a learning disability and experienced an unstable early childhood. It prompted her grandmother to raise her. […]

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Designated Military Friendly® Employer

Pensacola, Fla. (November 15, 2022) – Lakeview Center’s parent company, LifeView Group, is a Military Friendly® Employer (MFE). The designation signifies commitment to the military and veteran community from hiring to career advancement and customer service. LifeView Group supports veterans and their families through three affiliates: What is a Military Friendly® Employer? Currently, within LifeView […]

Job Fair and hiring event Wednesday October 26 10am until 2pm Lakeview Center at Walton County 79 North Davis Lane Defuniak Spring Florida 32433 Building 100 Women and Children's group room

Job fair in Walton County

DeFuniak Springs, Fla. (October 18, 2022) – LifeView Group will host a job fair in Walton County. The hiring event will be Wednesday, October 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lakeview Center of Walton, 79 N. Davis Lane, DeFuniak Springs, Florida, 32433. Onsite interviews, pre-screenings and information about specific job openings will be […]

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2022 Pinnacle Award recipient

Pensacola, Fla. (Oct. 17, 2022) – Allison Hill, president and CEO of LifeView Group, is a 2022 Pinnacle Award recipient. The award spotlights women in business who hold themselves to a high standard and contribute to improving their communities. 850 Business Magazine selected only 12 outstanding women from an 18-county region of Northwest Florida.  How […]

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2022 NDEAM proclamation

Pensacola, Fla. (Oct. 6, 2022) – Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson presented the 2022 NDEAM proclamation to GCE. NDEAM stands for National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Northwest Florida is home to GCE, one of the country’s largest private employers of persons with disabilities. The community kicked off NDEAM celebrations with Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson and other […]

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New parent company name and brand

Pensacola, Fla. (Oct. 5, 2022) – Lakeview Center establishes a new parent company name and brand. It’s a milestone on the organization’s journey as an independent nonprofit. It’s been one year since separating from Baptist Health Care after a 25-year affiliation. Team members embraced this opportunity to better explain the breadth of services they provide. […]

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Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Florida

Pensacola, Fla. (June 28, 2022) – Lakeview Center ranked #7 in the 2022 list of “Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Florida” by The Commonwealth Institute and Kaufman Rossin. The list includes non-profit and for-profit organizations considering factors in revenue, workplace diversity, innovation and customer benefits. Leaders are among the highest-ranking executives in the Florida marketplace. […]

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2021 Veteran of the Year

Ediberto “Eddy” Cruz Cruz of Monterey, California, humbly accepted GCE’s 2021 Veteran of the Year award. He has a strong sense of duty to colleagues and teammates. “I feel bad about having my whole body when other veterans lost limbs and are in worse shape. That’s hard for them. I try to be grateful and […]

GCE employee Alan Garrone

2021 Team Member of the Year

Alan Garrone from Pensacola, Florida, is GCE’s 2021 Team Member of the Year. Alan started working at GCE 11 years ago. His mom used to work at Navy Federal, Credit Union and when he was at her office, he noticed a bus that dropped off young people his age to work. He asked who they […]