December 2016 Florida Trend's December issue looks at changes coming to SeaWorld. Can the iconic attraction succeed without killer whale shows? A look at innovation in Florida includes a profile of BlueGrace Logistics, an online company that brokers empty space on cargo trucks. There is also a list of promising startups around the state. The annual Golden Spoon Awards name the best dining in Florida, with 21 new Golden Spoon members and 8 new Hall of Fame entries. There is an examination of medical tourism to Florida, and the global factors driving growth in that sector. The Florida "Icon" is Highlands County sheriff Susan Benton. "Ghost Story," looks at efforts to protect Florida's rare ghost orchid. Regional news reports include company briefs and people to watch from Miami-Dade, Southeast Florida, Southwest Florida, Central Florida, Northwest Florida.
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