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Mel Martinez joins Progress Energy board



Former U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez has been added to the board of directors for Progress Energy.

Martinez joins two other Florida-based board members: Carlos Saladrigas, a businessman from Miami, and John D. Baker III, a Jacksonville businessman. Martinez resigned from the Senate last year and in September became a lobbyist and law firm partner in the Washington and Tampa offices of DLA Piper.

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[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 12:24pm]


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