Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida has hired George Foyo to be president of its South Florida Market.[@@]

Foyo is president of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, according to Florida Blue, Jacksonville, Fla.

Foyo will oversee Florida Blue operations in Broward, Dade, Martin, Monroe, Palm Beach and St. Lucie counties.

Florida Blue provides or manages health coverage for a total of 7.2 million Florida residents.