Miami journalist joins Business Journal

Please welcome Eleazar David Meléndez, a new reporter who will bring aggressive and insightful coverage to our ventures and technology beat.

Meléndez joins the Business Journal from the Daily Business Review, a Miami-based legal newspaper, where he covered commercial real estate and development.

He previously worked at The Huffington Post and the International Business Times, covering business news, economics, finance and banking. He was also a management consultant and business process analyst at CGI, a multinational consulting company.

Meléndez graduated from New York’s Columbia University. He speaks Spanish fluently, and says he “loves the Miami vibe.”

Meléndez joins the Business Journal as it expands to a new office in Brickell and a new office in Fort Lauderdale. Reach him at