Monthly Archives: September 2012

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Dr. Alexander Eaton presents on initial clinical experience with new guarded injection device at Euretina Meeting

2016-11-08T15:00:44-04:00September 27th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Dr. Alexander M. Eaton, director of Retina Health Center, presented at the 12th Annual Euretina Congress in Milan on Sept. 7, sharing his initial research of clinical use of newly developed device designed to improve the comfort and safety of patients undergoing intravitreal injections. More than 3,800 retinal health professionals from more than 100 countries [...]

GMA Architects and Planners completes design for Val Ward Cadillac

2016-11-08T15:00:44-04:00September 26th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

GMA Architects and Planners has finalized the design for the renovation of approximately 17,000 square feet at Val Ward Cadillac on South Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers. The project includes an upgrade to the main showroom and exterior facades, including redesign of the main building. The project also entails renovation to the showroom, customer service [...]

Lee County children participate in International Walk to School Day

2016-11-08T15:00:44-04:00September 25th, 2012|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

Safe Kids Lee/Collier Counties and other members of the Lee County Injury Prevention Coalition will join local school children and FedEx volunteers on Wednesday, Oct. 3 to raise awareness about pedestrian safety on International Walk to School Day. More than 250,000 children across the United States will participate in the annual event to learn about [...]

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company plants trees at Heights Center as part of company’s 30th anniversary celebration

2016-11-08T15:00:44-04:00September 25th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company (OAK), a general contracting, design-build and construction management firm in Southwest Florida, continued its year-long 30thanniversary celebration with the donation and planting of 30 trees at the Heights Center in Fort Myers. The trees were donated to the Heights Foundation to aid with the completion of its 13,000-square-foot community center. It is the [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida wins CarMax Road Rally

2012-09-24T01:47:31-04:00September 24th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

CarMax has announced Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida as the winner of their “Road Rally for Charity” fundraiser. The event was part of CarMax’s grand opening in Naples, where the company created a contest between three local nonprofits to “compete” for votes through CarMax’s Facebook page. A total of $5,000 will be given to three [...]

GMA Architects and Planners completes design for Val Ward Cadillac

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 21st, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

GMA Architects and Planners has finalized the design for the renovation of approximately 17,000 square feet at Val Ward Cadillac on South Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers. The project includes an upgrade to the main showroom and exterior facades, including redesign of the buildings new main entry. The project also entails renovation to the showroom, [...]

Sponsors named for 2012 Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 20th, 2012|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has announced the event sponsors for the 2012 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County. The Title Sponsor is IBERIABANK. The 25th Anniversary Sponsors are Hodges University, Jerry F. Nichols, Brown & Brown Benefits and Northwestern Mutual. The Platinum Sponsors are Azimuth Technology, Integral Quality Care and Specialists in Urology. The [...]

Pavese Law Firm attorneys addressed agricultural planning, renewable energy, and professional planning at the Florida Chapter of the American Planning Association’s annual conference

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 20th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Pavese Law Firm attorneys Katherine R. English, Esq.; Neysa Borkert, Esq.; and Kathleen Oppenheimer Berkey, Esq., AICP presented at the Florida Chapter of the American Planning Association’s (APA) annual conference held Sept. 12-15 at the Waldorf Astoria Naples. The attorneys are members of Pavese Law Firm’s Land Use and Local Government practice area, which includes [...]

Stevens Construction begins Florida Hospital Carrollwood renovation

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 19th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Stevens Construction has started an interior renovation of the entire fifth floor at the Florida Hospital Carrollwood, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Located at 7171 N. Dale Mabry Highway, the 17,579 square-foot project includes interior demolition and reconstruction of a new orthopedic unit on the hospital’s top floor. Upon completion in spring of 2013, the [...]

Builders Care to host miniature golf tournament

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 19th, 2012|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

Builders Care, the nonprofit arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA), will host its fourth annual miniature golf tournament to raise funds to help local homeowners in need. BIA members and the community are invited to come out and play a round of 18 holes and join in the festivities to benefit local elderly [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Alison C. Hussey discusses options for creating a business structure at the Women Business Education Series Oct. 3

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 19th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

What are the advantages of incorporating a small business? What are the legal considerations for woman-owned businesses? How is a sole proprietor taxed?  Pavese Law Firm partner Alison C. Hussey and tax partner Joni Norton, CPA with Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company, P.A. will provide female business owners and entrepreneurs with answers to these [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Diane L. Jensen receives Alexander L. Paskay Professionalism Award

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 18th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|

Pavese Law Firm partner Diane L. Jensen was presented with the Alexander L. Paskay Professionalism Award at the annual meeting of the Southwest Florida Bankruptcy Professional Association held on Sept. 12 at the Edison Restaurant, Bar and Banquet Center in Fort Myers. The award honors Jensen for achieving outstanding effectiveness in the presentation of matters [...]

The Women’s Fund of Southwest Florida selected as beneficiary of EILEEN FISHER stores’ special shopping event on Sept. 22

2012-09-17T23:38:44-04:00September 17th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

The Women's Fund of Southwest Florida was chosen by national women’s retailer EILEEN FISHER to benefit from a special store event on Saturday, Sept 22. The participating Eileen Fisher retail locations in Florida are the Sanibel Island store at 2055 Periwinkle Way, the Naples store located at 1211 Third Street South, the Winter Park store [...]

The Women’s Fund of Southwest Florida founded to research needs, fund opportunities for the advancement of women

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 17th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

In 2011, several Southwest Florida women formed an exploratory group to discuss and investigate ways they could assist women and girls in achieving independent financial stability, while helping to improve the region’s economic condition. With counsel from the national Women’s Funding Network and inspiration from WomenMovingMillions, a global organization of committed, purposeful individuals making unprecedented [...]

Pavese Law Firm partners named to U.S. News & World Report Best Lawyers list

2016-11-08T15:00:45-04:00September 14th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm partners Stephen E. Dalton, Diane L. Jensen, Neale Montgomery, Christopher J. Shields were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2013, in partnership with U.S. News & World Report. Dalton was selected for his work in the practice area of real estate law; Jensen was chosen for [...]

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company donates books as part of company’s 30th anniversary celebration

2016-11-08T15:00:46-04:00September 7th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company, a general contracting, design-build and construction management firm in Southwest Florida, continued its year-long 30thanniversary celebration with a donation of 30 books to the Guadalupe Center in Immokalee, Fla. “It is especially meaningful that both Owens-Ames-Kimball Co and the Guadalupe Center are both celebrating 30 years, each serving the Southwest Florida community in [...]

Tai Chi event kicks off Falls Prevention Awareness Day on Sept. 22

2016-11-08T15:00:46-04:00September 6th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Despite a nearly five percent reduction in the number of falls recorded at Lee Memorial Trauma Center in 2010 through 2011, falls continue to be the leading cause of injury and death for people 65 and older in Lee County.  Since January 2012, Lee Memorial Trauma Center has treated 440 patients for injuries related to [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida Needs Your Vote for Charity

2012-09-05T06:11:37-04:00September 5th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida was selected as one of three local charities by CarMax, Inc. to participate in their “Road Rally for Charity” fundraiser. As part CarMax’s grand opening in Naples, the company will donate $5,000 to three local nonprofits who are “competing” for votes including Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida, Boys & Girls [...]

Stevens Construction expands Orlando office

2016-11-08T15:00:46-04:00September 4th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Stevens Construction has relocated its Orlando operations to accommodate the expansion in the company’s central Florida healthcare construction business, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Previously located at 555 Winderley Place in Maitland, the new office of Stevens Construction is located at 303 East Par Street in Orlando. The telephone number is 407-571-9917. The office relocation [...]