Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Conservancy of Southwest Florida hosts Florida Fracking Summit Nov. 2

2016-11-08T14:59:03+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Categories: Discussions, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida, Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC), Earthjustice and the Center for Biological Diversity will host the Florida Fracking Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 2 at the Florida Gulf Coast University Cohen Center in Fort Myers. Free and open to the public, the summit will address hydraulic fracturing, also known as “fracking,” and [...]

Naples Soap Company supports Cape Coral student’s quest to end bullying

2016-11-08T14:59:03+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Categories: Fundraising, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Naples Soap Company is partnering with local student Olivia Trader to support her mission to prevent bullying. Trader, a 3rd grade student at Christa McAuliffe Charter Elementary School, has launched a six-week fundraising campaign, now through Oct. 28, to install a Buddy Bench at the school’s playground. A Buddy Bench is a simple way to [...]

Matanzas on the Bay hosts 12th annual Fillet and Release Fishing Tournament Sept. 24 to benefit Hope Hospice

2016-11-08T14:59:03+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , , , |

Matanzas on the Bay on Fort Myers Beach is hosting the 12th annual Fillet and Release Fishing Tournament on Sept. 24 to benefit Hope Hospice. This year’s event anticipates that a total of 320 anglers will join the light tackle, inshore fishing tournament. The 2015 event raised more than $24,000 to benefit Hope Hospice, with [...]

Bell Tower Shops to host free 80s and 90s Throwback Music Party series, begins Sept. 1

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Bell Tower Shops has partnered with Y100.1 to bring a free 80s and 90s Throwback Music Party on Thursday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m., beginning Sept. 1. Each week, Y100.1 entertainers Big D and DJ Manny C will take guests back to the best music of the 80s and 90s, playing top hits from [...]

Scout & Molly’s Boutique to open at Bell Tower Shops

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This fall, Scout & Molly’s will officially open its newest franchise location in Fort Myers, Florida. The 1,135-square-foot boutique will offer upscale designer women’s clothing as well as original chic designs. The Bell Tower Shops store is one of many openings across the country over the next few months. Scout & Molly’s is where today’s transcending woman goes [...]

Naples Soap Company to open new store at Coconut Point Mall

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Naples Soap Company is opening a new location at Coconut Point Mall, located at 23191 Fashion Drive, Suite 102, in Estero. The store’s grand opening will take place Saturday, Sept. 3, and will feature product samples, product demonstrations, complimentary hand treatments and more for shoppers to enjoy. With stores located along Florida’s west coast from Destin [...]

Tickets, sponsorships available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida 2016 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: Advertising, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

JASWFL to induct Kathy Bigham and Sen. Garrett Richter into Hall of Fame Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s 2016 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County, to be held Wednesday, Oct. 26 with a cocktail reception at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the Naples Grande [...]

PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar serves as venue for 2016 Island Hopper Songwriter Fest Sept. 30 – Oct. 2

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The third annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest now has 60 confirmed songwriters, bringing more talent, more free performances and more venues to music fans along the Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel in Southwest Florida. PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar on Fort Myers Beach will serve as a venue for a series of live [...]

Lee County to host Perfect Game Select Baseball Festival Labor Day Weekend at JetBlue Park

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Ticket proceeds benefit Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida Lee County Sports Development announces that Lee County will host the Perfect Game Select Baseball Festival on Friday, Sept. 2 – Sunday, Sept. 4 at JetBlue Park. The game brings together the top 40 baseball players ages 14 and under in North America. On Sunday, Sept. [...]

Island Hopper Songwriter Fest returns to Matanzas on the Bay Sept. 30 – Oct. 2

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The third annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest now has 60 confirmed songwriters, bringing more talent, more free performances and more venues to music fans along the Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel in Southwest Florida. Matanzas on the Bay on Fort Myers Beach will be a venue for a variety of singer-songwriter performances during the [...]

Lung Cancer Research Council hosts fourth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk Nov. 5

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

The Lung Cancer Research Council will host its fourth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk and Mile of Memories Memorial Walk on Nov. 5 at the Charlotte Sports Park, located at 2300 El Jobean Rd. in Port Charlotte. Raising awareness and support for those who have been affected by lung cancer, the event will benefit the [...]

Norman Love Confections’ chef Molly Cook named Chocolatier of the Year at Pastry Live competition in Atlanta

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Chef chocolatier Molly Cook of Norman Love Confections has won the coveted title of Chocolatier of the Year as well as the People’s Choice Award at the Pastry Live competition in Atlanta held Aug. 20-22. Cook, along with Norman Love Confections’ Chef Chris Botterman, competed with the most accomplished chocolate chefs in the country to [...]

Design Studio by Raymond names Chef Brian Roland as corporate chef

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Design Studio by Raymond has named Brian Roland, executive chef and owner of Crave Culinaire and Venue Naples, as corporate chef for Design Studio by Raymond. As corporate chef, Roland will provide culinary services for events held at Design Studio by Raymond’s Naples showroom, an ideal venue for chef-led cooking demonstrations and community, social and [...]

PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar launches Fort Myers Beach live webcam and Weather Underground station

2016-11-08T14:59:04+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: Lunch, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar on Fort Myers Beach is now offering new website features including a live webcam and custom Weather Underground station, available at www.PierSideGrill.com. The live webcam offers guests a 270-degree view of Fort Myers Beach and surrounding areas, including PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar’s outdoor dining area, Times Square [...]

Norris Furniture & Interiors completes interior design of Captiva showcase home at Naples Reserve

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Norris Furniture & Interiors has completed the interior design of Marvin Development Corporation’s Captiva showcase home, located at Naples Reserve’s Parrot Cay neighborhood in Naples. The interior of the 3,166-square-foot under air home was [...]

Erin Benson named Personal Care Coordinator for Senior Choice at Home By Gulf Coast Village

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Senior Choice at Home By Gulf Coast Village has appointed Erin Benson to the role of Personal Care Coordinator. In this position, Benson works closely with Senior Choice at Home members and their families to help them maintain their independence and to coordinate their care needs including home safety inspections, health care service coordination and [...]

Retina Health Center now accepting patients for clinical trial of new pill for wet age-related macular degeneration

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Categories: Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Retina Health Center is now accepting patients for a clinical trial for a new pill, X-82, for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Current treatments for wet AMD include three drugs that are injected into the eye that stop the growth of blood vessels, targeting VEGF, a growth factor that contributes to new [...]

Stevens Construction completes Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has completed the construction management services of Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, located at 8260 Gladiolus Drive in Fort Myers, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Florida Cancer Specialists incorporates principles of evidence-based design (EBD), which have been proven to ease patient anxiety while offering opportunities for privacy for support during treatment. The [...]

Community partners needed to assist disabled homeowner’s canine companions with temporary shelter

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Beloved canines need temporary housing during construction repairs Lee Building Industry Association Builders Care, Inc. is seeking assistance from canine-centered businesses to help facilitate life-changing construction repairs for a fellow homeowner in need. Jodi Santana is a strong, happy and positive single mother that suffers from a severe degenerative disease affecting her sight. Despite her [...]

School District of Lee County coming to FGCU Recruitment Wednesday Aug. 24

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Events, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The School District of Lee County is participating in FGCU Recruitment Wednesday, taking place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24 at the Cohen Center Atrium at Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU). FGCU students interested in a career in education will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from the District and [...]

PACE Center for Girls of Lee County and community partners celebrate Health & Wellness Initiative

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

  Cooking class educates girls and young women of Lee County on healthy living PACE Center for Girls of Lee County, Lee Memorial Health System, Culinary Solutions at LeeSar, and LeeSar Cooperative Services recently partnered to launch a new Health & Wellness Initiative that promotes healthy living through nutrition. The program recently offered a six-week [...]

Matanzas on the Bay now offering Dave’s Dockside Pizza for half price on Mondays

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Lunch, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Matanzas on the Bay on Fort Myers Beach is kicking off the work week by offering diners half-price Dave’s Dockside Pizza on Mondays. The discounted price will be available on Mondays from 4 to 10 p.m., dine-in only. Voted “Best Pizza on the Beach,” Dave’s Dockside Pizza features a variety of specialty pizzas including Dave’s [...]

Is your organization crisis-ready?

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Marketing Tips 2016, Media Relations, Public Relations|

It’s a question that we don’t want to ask, for fear of jinxing ourselves, but the truth is everyone is vulnerable to a crisis. By definition, a crisis is a difficult or dangerous situation that needs serious attention, or one with the distinct possibility of a highly undesirable outcome. Whether the crisis affects you personally, [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida hosts RedSnook Catch and Release Charity Tournament Nov. 4-6

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida invites Southwest Florida anglers to participate in its annual RedSnook Catch and Release Charity Tournament Nov. 4-6. The three-day fundraising event will feature a kick-off party, two full days of fishing and an awards reception, all while raising awareness of the need for clean waterways and water quality’s influence on [...]

Dr. Ronny Taschner named to Investors’ Security Trust’s Board of Directors

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Investors’ Security Trust has appointed Ronny S. Taschner, DDS to its board of directors. Dr. Taschner practices in Fort Myers and focuses on diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease, dental implants and periodontal plastic surgery. Members of Investors’ Security Trust’s board of directors play a vital role in the company’s governance, fiduciary responsibility and regulatory [...]

Stevens Construction Inc. named to fastest-growing companies list by Inc. Magazine for fourth consecutive year

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction, a health care and commercial construction management firm, has been ranked as one of the fastest-growing private companies in America, earning a position on the exclusive Inc. 5000 list. Stevens Construction reported a 120 percent growth in revenue over the past three years. The Inc. 500/5000 2016 list ranks companies according to percentage [...]

Newly Expanded Discovery Village At The Forum earns Grand Aurora Award for “Best Seniors Housing Community On the Boards”

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 16th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Discovery Senior Living announces that Discovery Village At The Forum has earned the Grand Aurora Award for “Best Seniors Housing Community On the Boards” during the 35th annual Aurora Awards, presented by the Southeast Building Conference and Florida Home Builders Association. The Aurora Awards honors design and planning achievements in community and home design in [...]

Creighton Commercial Development and Construction building new 7-Eleven stores in Florida and Texas

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 16th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Economic Development, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Creighton Construction recently completed this new 7-Eleven store at Estero Parkway and Three Oaks in Fort Myers. Creighton Construction has completed the construction of two new 7-Eleven convenience stores and gas stations, one in Fort Myers, Florida and another in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Over the past couple of years, Creighton Construction has built [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner named to 2017 The Best Lawyers in America list

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 15th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm partner Christopher J. Shields was selected by peers for inclusion in the 23rd edition of The Best Lawyers in America 2017 for his work in Real Estate Law. Shields is a Florida Bar Board Certified Real Estate lawyer who concentrates his practice in representing Associations and Developers in Community Association Law. Shields [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Neale Montgomery selected as 2016-2017 regional council member for Leadership Florida

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm partner Neale Montgomery has been selected as a 2016-2017 regional council member for Leadership Florida, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating, inspiring and engaging Florida leaders to better serve the state. Montgomery will serve a one-year term, during which she will be engaged in communicating and promoting Leadership Florida activities, recruiting, building [...]

Retina Health Center Director Dr. Alexander Eaton named leading innovator in medical and surgical retina care by Ocular Surgery News

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Dr. Alexander Eaton, director of Retina Health Center, has been named by Ocular Surgery News to its OSN Retina 150, a select group of 150 retina specialists identified by the publication’s editors and publisher as leading innovators in the field of medical and surgical retina. The OSN Retina 150 was announced in the August 10, [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. names V Madrone Cellars as Honored Signature Vintner of 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. is pleased to announce that V Madrone Cellars has been named the Honored Signature Vintner of the 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest, the organization’s annual signature fundraising event. Owners Chris and Pauline Tilley will represent the winery by attending the Signature Vintner Dinner on Dec. 4 and at [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Christina Harris Schwinn to present The Knowledge Group webcast Aug. 29

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Categories: Events, Hot Tips, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm partner Christina Harris Schwinn will provide an update on employment law on Monday, Aug. 29 during a live webcast entitled “HR Modernization: A Priority for Companies of All Sizes,” presented by The Knowledge Group. The webcast will take place noon to 2 p.m. EST at www.TheKnowledgeGroup.org. The two-hour live webcast will feature [...]

Beer, Baseball & Boom returns to Hammond Stadium on Aug. 13

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Craft Beer Fest with over 40 beers begins at 5 p.m. and lasts two hours Beer aficionados, baseball fanatics and fireworks lovers, the Fort Myers Miracle have expertly crafted the perfect evening for you… Beer, Baseball and Boom! The sixth annual Craft Beer Festival is set for Saturday, Aug. 13 at Hammond Stadium. From 5-7 [...]

Creighton Commercial Development and Construction completes renovation of Orthopedic Center of Florida

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Categories: Economic Development, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Creighton Construction has completed the remodel of the Fort Myers office of Orthopedic Center of Florida inside the Stonegate Bank Building at 12670 Creekside Lane. The 3,500-square-foot renovation includes the construction of new exam rooms and offices. Tom Misotti with Creighton Construction served as project manager. With offices in Fort Myers and Bonita Springs, Orthopedic [...]

Stevens Construction completes The Cottage at Cypress Cove

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Categories: Health and Wellness, Home and Garden, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has completed construction management services for The Cottage, Cypress Cove at HealthPark’s 45,000-square-foot, two-story memory care facility. Located at 10200 Cypress Cove Drive within the HealthPark campus, the project occurred while the 550-residency retirement community remained operational. The Cottage features four uniquely designed households, each with a country kitchen, dining room, living room, [...]

Lee BIA Builders Care and Carney Quality Construction reveal bathroom remodel

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Makeover to aid teen with cerebral palsy and spastic quadriplegia On Thursday, Aug. 4, Lee BIA Builders Care and Carney Quality Construction came together to reveal a completed bathroom remodel for the Jennings family. The project will aid Frances and Ed Jennings in taking care of their daughter Selena, who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy [...]

Discovery Senior Living communities recognized as “The Best”

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

        Discovery Senior Living is proud to announce that two of its Southwest Florida senior-living communities, Discovery Village At Naples and Discovery Village At The Forum, have received recognition as “The Best” from readers of Naples Daily News and The News-Press. Discovery Village At Naples was awarded GOLD in the Assisted Living [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida hosts talk on Polluted Water Releases on Aug. 16

2016-11-08T14:59:07+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is hosting a special Evenings at the Conservancy program, The Ripple Effect of Polluted Water Releases, on Tuesday, Aug. 16 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. The free program will be held at the Jeannie Meg Smith Theater inside Eaton Conservation Hall at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center, 1495 Smith Preserve [...]

Capital Wealth Advisors coming to Galleria Court

2016-11-08T14:59:07+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Capital Wealth Advisors is moving its company headquarters into the Galleria Court, located at 9130 Galleria Court in Naples. Anthony Emma, CEO and managing member of KOVA Partners, LLC, has announced the signing of a seven-year lease for 8,206 square feet of Class A office space. Capital Wealth Advisors will occupy the recently renovated third [...]

Lee BIA Builders Care hires client relations and project coordinator

2016-11-08T14:59:08+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Mandi Wray to assist in nonprofit operations Lee Building Industry Association Builders Care, Inc. has hired Mandi Wray as the organization’s new client relations and project coordinator. Wray will assist with the day-to-day operations, client communication and project coordination on behalf of Builders Care. Wray is a Fort Myers native, who obtained dual bachelor’s degrees [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. announces 2016-2017 board of directors

2016-11-08T14:59:08+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. introduces its 2016-2017 board of directors, elected during the organization’s annual trustee meeting to serve a one-year term through July 2017. The president of the board of directors is Elaine Hawkins, and vice-president is Debbie Toler. Other officers are: Sandy Stilwell, treasurer; Andie Vogt, vice president of public relations and marketing; [...]

Norris Furniture & Interiors recognized for exceptional interior design, named Aurora Award winner

2016-11-08T14:59:08+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Honored for “Best Interior Merchandising of a Home – $1,000,000 to $2,000,000” Norris Furniture & Interiors is pleased to announce that it has been named an Aurora Award winner in the 2016 Aurora Awards, selected by judges to receive the prestigious honor of “Best Interior Merchandising of a Home – $1,000,000 to $2,000,000” for its [...]

Creighton Commercial Development and Construction completes construction of Aspen Dental and Mattress Firm in Cape Coral

2016-11-08T14:59:08+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Creighton Construction has completed the construction of Aspen Dental and Mattress Firm at 305 SW Pine Island Rd. in Cape Coral. The newly built Aspen Dental features 3,700 square feet and includes exam rooms and a lobby/reception area. Mattress Firm is approximately 3,700 square feet and features a large showroom, stock room and office areas. [...]

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company completes new home for New Hope Presbyterian Church

2016-11-08T14:59:08+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company (O-A-K) announces the completion of New Hope Presbyterian Church at 10051 Plantation Rd. in Fort Myers. The new permanent church home for the 1,000-member congregation features a 14,000-square-foot sanctuary with a seating capacity of 490 seats, a platform choir area with seating for 56, a narthex, a cry/bride room, storage rooms, restrooms and [...]

Stevens Construction Inc. wins best in 12 states at the Aurora awards

2016-11-08T14:59:08+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

For the ninth year, Stevens Construction has won an Aurora Award at the Southeast Builder’s Conference. The Aurora Awards honor the best in construction in a 12-state region. The company was also presented with a Grand Aurora Award, which recognizes the best project within an entire category. In a ceremony held on July 29 in [...]

PACE Center for Girls of Lee County presents inaugural Boo Ball Oct. 22

2016-11-08T14:59:08+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Fundraising event to support girls and young women of Lee County PACE Center for Girls of Lee County will present its inaugural Boo Ball fundraising gala at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center in downtown Fort Myers. Proceeds from the spooktacular soiree will support the PACE Center’s [...]