Jean Gruss has been a business journalist for 25 years. He has written about commercial real estate and economic development for the Tampa Tribune and personal finance for Kiplinger Washington Editors. Most recently, Jean was an editor with the Business Observer, a regional weekly business newspaper in Southwest Florida. Jean has earned awards from the Florida Press Association and Florida TaxWatch for business writing. Connect with him on LinkedIn.
Jean has served on the boards of the CFA Society Naples, the Real Estate Investment Society, the Sanibel School Fund and the Stuttering Foundation. He launched the Southwest Florida chapter of Medals4Mettle.
•Running and racing on the roads and trails of South Florida. View Jean's Athlinks profile and connect with him on Strava.
•Scuba diving in Florida. Jean has completed more than 200 dives and is a PADI-certified advanced open water diver. Jean’s favorite dive sites are Pompano Beach and Key Largo.