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Joseph N. DiStefano writes business stories for the Inquirer, including the PhillyDeals column on Sundays, Mondays and often on other days too, as well as the blog at www.philly.com/phillydeals.
Developer Carl Dranoff made news last week by detailing his plan for a 47-story South Broad Street hotel-apartment-retail tower. Dranoff was also in the news the next day, in three separate stories, none that would likely please him:
Lobbyist John McNichol has been named acting president and chief executive officer at the Convention Center while its politically appointed board of directors keeps up the search for a permanent leader.