Monthly Archives: April 2011

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Fox Electronics Expands International Presence with Fox Electronics Canada

2016-11-08T15:01:06+00:00 April 28th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Fort Myers-based Fox Electronics, a leading global supplier of frequency control solutions, announced it has expanded its worldwide presence with the introduction of Fox Electronics Canada and has hired Ross O. Weiss as its new vice president North America sales. The expansion is in response to the tremendous growth in demand for Fox’s products in [...]

Stevens Construction awarded Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center renovation

2016-11-08T15:01:06+00:00 April 25th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: |

Stevens Construction has been awarded the contract for an 18,651-square-foot emergency department renovation at the Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Located at 4200 Sun N’ Lake Blvd., the multi-phased project involves the renovation of 32 exam rooms, including two trauma cardiac areas, isolation exam rooms and three nurse’s stations.  Scheduled [...]

New state-of-the-art LeeSar regional service center expands mission-critical health care operational services throughout region

2016-11-08T15:01:06+00:00 April 25th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: |

In an innovative move that will revolutionize the way health care is delivered across Southwest Florida and the state, LeeSar is building a state-of-the-art, 205,000-square-foot regional service center in Fort Myers. One of the only health care supply chain companies in the country to focus on regional service and delivery of supplies directly to health [...]

Tickets for May 15 Lakeside Country Bash now available online and at additional locations throughout the region, new sponsors announced

2016-11-08T15:01:08+00:00 April 21st, 2011|Categories: Events, News|Tags: |

Tickets for the third annual Lakeside Country Bash can now be purchased online at ticketmaster.com and at additional locations throughout Southwest Florida. The May 15 event at Lakes Park in Fort Myers will feature country music recording artist Darius Rucker, who hit the top of the Country Singles Chart for the fifth time with his [...]

Families Enjoy April 16th Conservancy of Southwest Florida Earth Day Festival

2016-11-08T15:01:08+00:00 April 21st, 2011|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , |

Inspiring an appreciation for the environment through fun, interactive eco-friendly activities, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida hosted its annual Earth Day Festival on Saturday, April 16 at the Conservancy Nature Center in Naples. Nearly 1,000 guests explored the various activities and exhibits, which included an organic farmer’s market, special environmental exhibits, vendors, children’s carnival, face-painting, [...]

Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build to make a Mother’s Day dream come true

2016-11-08T15:01:08+00:00 April 18th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: |

Teaming up to make a Mother’s Day dream come true for a local single mom and her two young sons, sponsors participating in Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build program will renovate a home in Cape Coral. Donning pink hard hats and paintbrushes, the women volunteers will spend the first week of May fixing up the [...]

BBQ, Bands and Brew fundraiser raises more than $29,000 for Builders Care

2016-11-08T15:01:08+00:00 April 15th, 2011|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , |

Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA), raised more than $29,000 at the second annual BBQ, Bands and Brew event held April 3 at the Lee County Alliance for the Arts. The money raised will provide emergency construction services to elderly Lee County homeowners or those suffering with disabilities. [...]

Tickets still available for Junior Achievement 2011 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County

2016-11-08T15:01:08+00:00 April 5th, 2011|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , |

Tickets are still available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s (JA) 2011 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County. The dinner and awards ceremony will take place April 20 at 5 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Estero. All proceeds benefit JA programs for students in Southwest Florida. To purchase individual [...]

Gora/McGahey Architects completes Chico’s fitness facility “Viva Verna”

2016-11-08T15:01:08+00:00 April 5th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: |

Gora/McGahey Architects (GMA) has completed design services for a new 8,500-square-foot fitness facility located on the campus of the Chico’s National Store Support Center at 11215 Metro Parkway in Fort Myers. “Viva Verna,” as the fitness facility is called, was created to provide an environment for Chico’s associates to achieve their fitness goals. The space [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Diane L. Jensen reappointed to enforce bankruptcy laws in Southwest Florida

2016-11-08T15:01:08+00:00 April 5th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: |

Diane L. Jensen has been reappointed to the panel of trustees for the Middle District of Florida by the Federal Bankruptcy Court, effective April 1, 2011 through March 31, 2012. As a member of the panel, Jensen is one of only three court-appointed trustees in Southwest Florida approved to administer bankruptcy cases. As trustee for [...]