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Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce to highlight impact of mandatory minimum wage hike at Nov. 8 business breakfast

2019-11-05T10:10:27-05:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce will address the potential business impact of a statewide proposal to increase minimum wage levels during a business breakfast held from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 8 at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, 1380 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers. A proposed ballot initiative to raise Florida’s minimum [...]

Volunteers of America now accepting reservations at The Colonnade of Estero, the newest Full-Service Life Plan Community in the area

2019-11-05T10:19:32-05:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Volunteers of America, the non-profit parent organization of Cape Coral’s Gulf Coast Village, is now accepting reservations and offering signup incentives at The Colonnade of Estero, a brand-new senior retirement community and the first full-service, Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Estero. Choose from more than a dozen spacious apartment home floor plans in the [...]

Shangri-La Springs announces Art & Soul Community Nights

2019-10-31T12:30:07-04:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Shangri-La Springs will host the first of five Art & Soul Community Nights on Dec. 11 from 6 to 9 p.m., featuring live music, art exhibits, free mini spa treatments, food from garden-to-table restaurant Harvest & Wisdom, special guests and more. The first of the popular free events Dec. 11 will have a holiday theme [...]

Charity for Change installs 2019-2020 Board of Directors and adds two new board members

2019-10-30T10:50:19-04:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Charity for Change is pleased to announce the installation of its 2019-2020 Board of Directors and officers, including two new board members. Charity for Change’s Board of Directors will be led by board chair Richard Schwartz, chair, Vistage Florida; immediate past chair Kathy Feinstein, LMHC, KAF Counseling Consulting, Inc.; vice chair Rebecca Rosenberg, student, Florida [...]

Celebrate fall, Thanksgiving with gourmet desserts from Norman Love Confections

2019-10-30T10:30:56-04:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

During the season for giving thanks, Norman Love Confections introduces fall-themed desserts that are perfect for sharing. A limited number of freshly baked holiday pies and desserts from Norman Love Confections are available during the Thanksgiving season including Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Cheesecake, Chocolate Pecan Tart with Chocolate Cream, Apple Pie with Streusel Topping, Chocolate Chip [...]

Shell Point’s 2019-2020 Fine and Performing Arts Series welcomes The Four Italian Tenors Nov. 25

2019-10-30T09:54:09-04:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community kicks off the Performing Arts program of its 2019-2020 Fine and Performing Arts Series with The Four Italian Tenors, at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 25 at The Village Church auditorium on The Island at Shell Point, 15100 Shell Point Blvd. in Fort Myers. Tickets for this event cost $40 and [...]

Women in Business kicks off the giving season at Nov. 6 networking session

2019-10-29T12:44:07-04:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business Committee will host its November networking meeting from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at IBERIABANK, located at 9101 College Pointe Court in Fort Myers. Attendees of the November Women in Business program will have the opportunity to network and attend the Women [...]

Things to do: client events in November

2019-10-28T16:06:57-04:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|

Featured Event Nov. 16: Charity for Change will host its annual gala, Enchantment in the Rainforest, to raise funds that support more than 5,000 students who participate in after-school, summer school, preschool and in-school programs. The gala includes a cocktail hour with a silent auction, interactive trivia-style games, dancing and dinner. Giver Bingo will be [...]

Client headlines: Norman Love Confections, Gulf Coast Village and other newsmakers in October

2019-10-28T13:36:34-04:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|

Each month, we spotlight some of the outstanding media coverage of our clients’ news and events. You’ll see them featured frequently in newspapers and magazines, on television and radio, and on blogs and social media. On Oct. 23, Norman Love Confections announced plans to open the Fort Myers-based company’s sixth Chocolate Salon at University Town [...]

7 tips for successful event management

2019-10-29T18:02:48-04:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Blogging|

Southwest Florida residents like to joke that we have two seasons: tourist season and rainy season. In our business, though, there is a third season that overlaps the others – event season. Our region’s “high season” for events extends from October through April, nearly matching the period when beautiful weather draws more seasonal residents [...]

VIP tickets still available for 2019 Shop for Success Nov. 8

2019-10-28T12:52:01-04:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Signature shopping event to benefit Dress for Success SW Florida VIP tickets are still available for Dress for Success SW Florida’s biggest shopping event of the year, Shop for Success. The shopping extravaganza will be held on Friday, Nov. 8, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Fort Myers at Bell Tower, 13051 [...]

Functional Medicine 101: Free course explores health benefits of functional and integrative medicine

2019-10-28T11:03:11-04:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Naples Center for Functional Medicine will host a complimentary class on Nov. 6 explaining how functional and integrative medicine can help Southwest Florida residents improve their overall health and lifestyle. Functional Medicine 101 explores the ground floor of good health. Attendees will learn the basics of functional medicine, an evidence-based, holistic approach to medical care [...]

Nick Burkel joins Stevens Construction Inc.

2019-10-28T09:10:27-04:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Nick Burkel has joined Stevens Construction as director of preconstruction services, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Bringing 17 years of commercial preconstruction experience, Burkel develops preliminary to final estimates for all Southwest Florida projects, providing the oversight for project conceptualization and constructability within the clients’ schedule and budget goals. Throughout his career, Burkel has provided [...]

Shell Point’s 2019-2020 Fine & Performing Arts Series presents Chamber Music with a Twist Nov. 12

2019-10-24T15:00:19-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community kicks off the Concerts & Conversations program of its 2019-2020 Fine and Performing Arts Series with a performance by Chamber Music with a Twist, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at the Grand Cypress Room at The Woodlands at Shell Point, 14441 Woodsong Lane in Fort Myers. Tickets for this [...]

Norman Love Confections to open Chocolate Salon at UTC in Sarasota

2019-10-23T10:07:39-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Norman Love Confections will open the Florida-based company’s sixth Chocolate Salon at University Town Center (UTC), a premier shopping and dining destination along University Parkway in the greater Sarasota-Manatee area. Renowned for its award-winning handcrafted artisanal chocolates, Norman Love Confections is currently renovating a 2000-square-foot end-cap space, with an outdoor patio, opposite California Pizza Kitchen [...]

Bell Tower welcomes trick-or-treaters for ‘Halloween Spooktacular’ on Oct. 26

2019-10-23T09:57:45-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Bell Tower is inviting all ghosts, goblins and costumed characters to its annual Halloween Spooktacular on Oct. 26. The family-friendly Halloween Spooktacular features a three-hour window for trick-or-treating between Bell Tower’s distinguished boutiques, restaurants and entertainment attractions, as well as a dance party at the newly renovated Center Court. “Children everywhere look forward to trick-or-treating, [...]

Norman Love hosts cooking school at Gather Venice food and wine festival

2019-10-22T15:25:59-04:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Norman Love, owner and founder of Norman Love Confections, recently hosted culinary courses at Gather, a JW Epicurean & Mindful Experience, a food and wine festival held at JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa on the Venetian archipelago of Isola delle Rose. In partnership with Food and Wine, the event brought together some of the [...]

Brown & Brown Insurance’s Charity Golf Outing raises record amount to benefit Child Care of Southwest Florida

2019-10-18T14:54:27-04:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

The fourth annual Charity Golf Outing, presented by Brown & Brown Insurance of Southwest Florida, raised a tournament record $50,200 to support scholarship programs for Child Care of Southwest Florida. Held Sept. 27 at West Bay Golf Club, this year’s sold-out tournament field included 144 golfers who enjoyed a pre-golf breakfast and a round of [...]

Cypress Pharmacy’s Nov. 9 Seminar Saturday to highlight the benefits of self-care

2019-10-18T14:40:16-04:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Cypress Pharmacy will host its monthly Seminar Saturday Nov. 9 with a discussion by Natural Health Consultant Dr. Stan Headley on the benefits of self-care in enhancing overall health. Seating at the popular free public seminars is limited, and available seats fill up quickly. “Self-Care 101 for the Best You...Naturally” will be held from 1 [...]

Stevens Construction begins Viscaya-Prado Veterinary Hospital

2019-10-18T14:37:10-04:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Stevens Construction has started construction of Viscaya-Prado Veterinary Hospital, an 11,630-square-foot, 24-hour facility, announced Dan Adams, vice president and partner. Located at 1141 Country Club Blvd. in Cape Coral, Viscaya-Prado Veterinary Hospital will include 20 exam rooms, X-ray, four operating rooms, treatment area, outdoor run, pharmacy and lab. Slated for completion in summer 2020, Viscaya-Prado [...]

Tickets, sponsorships available for The News-Press Market Watch 2020 ‘Focus on Real Estate’ Feb. 25

2019-10-18T15:04:22-04:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available for The News-Press Market Watch 2020: Focus on Real Estate on Feb. 25. This year’s Market Watch will provide attendees “a 2020 look into the future,” highlighting the latest real estate market trends and how they will impact the big picture for Southwest Florida, individual homeowners and real [...]

Creighton Construction & Development completes 7-Eleven projects on Pine Island and in Venice

2019-10-18T14:51:35-04:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Creighton Construction & Development has completed the construction of two 7-Eleven convenience stores with fuel and covered canopy structures along Florida’s Gulf Coast, with new locations now open on Pine Island and in Venice. On Pine Island, Creighton completed a ground-up, 3,500-square-foot 7-Eleven with 16 fueling positions, located at 5431 Pine Island Road, near the [...]

Hope Kids Care inaugural event Shine raises $440,000

2019-10-17T11:41:15-04:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

More than 250 Southwest Floridians with a passion for supporting children and families attended Shine, raising $440,000 to benefit Hope Kids Care Oct. 11 at the historic Edison & Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers. Shine featured an elegant evening with cocktails, dinner, music, entertainment, and a “Fund-A-Need” Live Auction to support the essential services [...]

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida achieves AAAHC accreditation

2019-10-17T11:03:15-04:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida has been accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Accreditation distinguishes Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida from many other outpatient facilities through its adherence to rigorous standards of care and safety. Status as an accredited organization means Healthcare Network has met nationally recognized standards for the provision [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Oct. 24 luncheon to discuss Southwest Florida’s growing workforce

2019-10-18T15:06:22-04:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Business professionals will have the opportunity to learn more about the region’s growing workforce during the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on Oct. 24. The luncheon will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24 at Holiday Inn Fort Myers Airport at Town Center, 9931 Interstate Commerce Drive [...]

Shell Point Retirement Community breaks ground on $77 million state-of-the-art health care facility

2019-10-18T15:11:14-04:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community recently held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of construction on Waterside Health Center, a $77 million state-of-the-art health care building that will include a 180-bed skilled nursing facility with private rooms, a full-service health clinic and more. More than 150 people attended the event, which was held at the [...]

Retina Health Center offers cutting-edge injections for patients with macular degeneration

2019-10-18T15:08:24-04:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Retina Health Center is offering a new FDA-approved treatment to help patients overcome a degenerative eye disease that can damage an area of the eye responsible for sharp vision. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Beovu injections to treat wet Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), a common condition in seniors in which new blood [...]

Fifth Third Foundation awards $50,000 grant to Earn to Learn FL

2019-10-14T18:27:52-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Earn to Learn FL, a matched-savings financial assistance program, has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Fifth Third Foundation to further empower low-to-moderate income students through financial education, asset building and workforce development. The generous grant will allow Earn to Learn FL to expand programs that offer personalized financial capability training, success coaching and [...]

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida hires Dr. Douglas Brian Keck and promotes Cathy Brockman

2019-10-14T18:12:48-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce the following staff changes: Dr. Douglas Brian Keck to serve as dental director and Cathy Brockman as director of nursing. “Hiring and promoting talented, compassionate staff allows our organization to accelerate improvement of services and provide high-quality, integrated health care for our patients,” said Dr. Emily [...]

Shangri-La Springs offers educational organic fall gardening class Oct. 24

2019-10-14T17:23:25-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Shangri-La Springs, a historic property in downtown Bonita Springs, is offering and organic summer gardening class Thursday, Oct. 24 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The one-hour hands-on outdoor class will be led by Cecelia Morales, organic garden manager, with topics on fall gardening including vegetables, leafy greens, fruits and herbs and how to propagate and [...]

Kevin Ahmadi wins ENPY award as ‘Nonprofit Executive of the Year’ for 2019

2019-10-14T17:10:06-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Kevin Ahmadi has been named Nonprofit Executive of the Year through the Cape Coral Community Foundation’s Excellence in Nonprofit Performance Yearly (ENPY) awards program. Ahmadi is area director of operations for Volunteers of America, a national nonprofit, faith-based organization with a growing presence in Southwest Florida. In his role, Ahmadi oversees Gulf Coast Village, Cape [...]

Charity for Change’s fundraiser Enchantment in the Rainforest set for Nov. 16 in Naples

2019-10-14T16:54:57-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|

Charity for Change Gala, Enchantment in the Rainforest, will be held Nov. 16 at 6 p.m. at Quail West Golf & Country Club, located at 5950 Burnham Rd. in Naples. The fundraising event with a rainforest theme supports more than 5,000 students throughout Collier County who participate in Charity for Change’s after-school, summer school, preschool [...]

Shell Point presents 14th annual Artists and Artisans Holiday Bazaar Nov. 1-2

2019-10-18T15:22:01-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community invites the public to join its 14th annual Artists and Artisans Holiday Bazaar, taking place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1, and Saturday, Nov. 2 at The Village Church on The Island at Shell Point. Hosted by creative Shell Point residents, the annual event will feature one-of-a-kind [...]

Sunshine Ace Hardware to host Bonita Ladies Night Out on Nov. 14

2019-10-18T15:16:19-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sunshine Ace Hardware is inviting all Southwest Florida women to its fourth annual Bonita Ladies Night Out: “Heels, Hounds and Hardware” event on Nov. 14. The first 100 women in line will receive complimentary gift bags stuffed with items valued over $100. All attendees will receive a 20% discount on purchases made during the event, [...]

Inaugural Purple Tie Ball raises nearly $50,000 for One Way Out Ministries

2019-10-18T15:25:36-04:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

More than 90 community supporters came together for the inaugural Purple Tie Ball event Sept. 28, raising nearly $50,000 for One Way Out Ministries. The event included live and silent auctions, dinner and entertainment by Carla Del Villaggio, a Barbara Streisand tribute artist. The inaugural event invited the community to help One Way Out’s ministry [...]

Sponsors announced for Oct. 21 Mercedes-Benz golf tournament, benefiting KOVA Foundation

2019-10-18T15:27:39-04:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Event sponsors have been announced for Mercedes-Benz of Bonita Springs’ inaugural Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships golf tournament on Oct. 21, which will benefit the KOVA Foundation. EECON Construction Services has been named Platinum Sponsor of the event. Crowther Roofing and Woods, Weidenmiller, Michetti & Rudnick Law Firm are Apparel Sponsors. KOVA Companies and HighTower Naples are [...]

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County announces sponsors for 2019 Tides of Change

2019-10-18T15:36:59-04:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County has announced the course-charting sponsors of its 2019 Tides of Change event. The Fort Myers Police Department is the North Star Sponsor (title). Boy Agnew Potanovic Law Firm is the Anchorage Sponsor. Cushman & Wakefield Commercial Property Southwest Florida and Scott and Mary Fischer are Helmsman Sponsors, and Lee [...]

SVN | KOVA commercial real estate brokerage opens Marco Island location

2019-10-18T15:33:39-04:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

KOVA Companies is expanding its reach by opening a third location in Southwest Florida. Operating as SVN | KOVA Marco Island, the new office is located at 317 N. Collier Blvd. on Marco Island, bringing new and expanded commercial brokerage services to the Marco Island, Isles of Capri and Everglades City markets. KOVA Companies was [...]

Five-week beginner sign language class begins Oct. 16 at Sally J. Pimentel Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center in Fort Myers

2019-10-18T15:30:27-04:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sally J. Pimentel Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center (DHHC) will offer five-week beginning American Sign Language (ASL) classes starting Oct. 16. The sessions are every Wednesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the center located at 1860 Boy Scout Drive in Fort Myers. DHHC uses “Signing Naturally” curriculum, designed to introduce ASL to aid [...]

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County announces sponsors for 2019 Tides of Change

2019-10-24T14:44:59-04:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County has announced the course-charting sponsors of its 2019 Tides of Change event. The Fort Myers Police Department is the North Star Sponsor (title). Boy Agnew Potanovic Law Firm is the Anchorage Sponsor. Cushman & Wakefield Commercial Property Southwest Florida and Scott and Mary Fischer are Helmsman Sponsors, and Lee [...]

Lee BIA Builders Care receives $5,000 grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation

2019-10-18T15:41:13-04:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Funds will help nonprofit provide emergency construction services for local homeowners in need Lee BIA Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA), has received a $5,000 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation. Funds will support Lee BIA Builders Care in its mission to provide emergency construction services [...]

Fort Myers Brewing Company wins medal at the Great American Beer Festival

2019-10-18T15:39:14-04:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Fort Myers Brewing Company’s signature chocolate stout, “Somebody Else’s Dream,” won a bronze medal at the 2019 Great American Beer Festival, a professionally judged craft beer competition held Oct. 5 in Denver, Colorado. Fort Myers Brewing medaled in the chocolate beer category and was the only Southwest Florida brewery, and one of just eight in [...]

Guardian ad Litem Foundation seeks trivia buffs for ‘Trivia Nite’ on Nov. 7

2019-10-08T13:53:35-04:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Guardian ad Litem Foundation, 20th Judicial Circuit, is inviting all trivia buffs in Southwest Florida to its next Trivia Nite on Nov. 7 in Naples. Trivia categories can include arts and entertainment, sports, science and nature, geography, history, riddles and more. Prizes will be awarded to the top competitors, and Guardian ad Litem also will [...]

Attorney Eve Kosciuszko joins law firm Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A.

2019-10-08T10:37:46-04:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Distinguished Ave Maria School of Law graduate Eve Kosciuszko has joined the law firm Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A. Her practice will focus on general civil litigation, commercial litigation, estate planning and probate. Kosciuszko was admitted to the Florida Bar after graduating magna cum laude from Ave Maria School of Law in May [...]

Free samples, raffle prizes and more at Teachers’ Night Out on Oct. 14 at Bell Tower

2019-10-08T08:01:18-04:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Bell Tower and its merchants are honoring local educators and celebrating a new partnership with United Way by hosting Teachers’ Night Out on Oct. 14. The family-friendly event, held on Columbus Day, a non-school day for most teachers in Southwest Florida, is meant to recognize educators for their hard work and dedication to students. Teachers [...]

Dress for Success SW Florida announces sponsors for 2019 Shop for Success

2019-10-18T15:47:57-04:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Dress for Success SW Florida has announced the sponsors of its biggest shopping event of the year, Shop for Success. Sponsors for the Nov. 8 annual signature shopping event include Card Systems/eGuarded, Edison National Bank, Entech, Frank and Sons Moving & Storage Inc., Garramone Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company P.A., [...]

Shell Point announces 2019-2020 Fine and Performing Arts Series

2019-10-18T15:45:10-04:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community has announced its 2019-2020 Fine and Performing Arts Series, which brings a variety of local and international performers to Shell Point’s campus in four distinct series: Fine Arts, Performing Arts, Concerts and Conversations, and Southwest Florida Symphony. Events are open to the public, with tickets available starting Oct. 15 online at [...]

Leadership NEXT highlights Lee County’s growing craft beer scene at Oct. 8 program at Fort Myers Brewing Company

2019-10-18T15:42:50-04:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business professionals, will highlight Lee County’s first craft brewery during its Oct. 8 session at Fort Myers Brewing Company. Led by Rob and Jen Whyte, co-owners of Fort Myers Brewing Company, the program will include an overview of the beermaking process, as well as discussion on the growth [...]

Guadalupe Center enhances After-school Tutoring Program through grant from United Way of Collier County

2019-10-03T16:05:29-04:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Guadalupe Center is enhancing its successful After-school Tutoring Program through a generous grant from by United Way of Collier County. United Way is providing $46,000 to help fund an After-school Tutoring Program widely regarded as a difference-maker for children in Immokalee. Guadalupe Center’s program operates throughout the school year and serves 840 students in kindergarten, [...]

Stevens Construction Inc. wins best healthcare project for Longevity Performance Center

2019-10-18T15:49:44-04:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Stevens Construction has won a Sand Dollar Award from the Collier Building Industry Association for best healthcare project, announced Dan Adams, principal and vice president, South Florida. In a ceremony held on Sept. 28 at the Ritz-Carlton Tiburón in Naples, Stevens Construction earned a Sand Dollar Award in the under $1 million healthcare category for [...]

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