Advice featured in 2017 Woman’s Advantage® Calendar

Kathleen Oppenheimer Berkey, Esq., AICP, a land use, zoning and local government attorney and certified land planner at Pavese Law Firm in Fort Myers, was selected from over 5,000 submissions to be featured in The 2017 Woman’s Advantage® Shared Wisdom Calendar. The calendar provides advice for women business owners from influential women leaders across the U.S. and around the world. This is Berkey’s second selection, having been previously featured in The 2015 Woman’s Advantage® Shared Wisdom Calendar.

Mary Cantando, growth expert of The Woman’s Advantage®, announced that Berkey’s advice has been included in the calendar which was recently released.

“Kathleen Berkey’s quote was selected because it was powerful yet easy to understand. Her idea is relevant to almost every woman in business today.” says Cantando. “Women business owners and those who dream of starting a business will learn so much from the advice provided by Kathleen and the other successful women quoted in the calendar.”

The Woman’s Advantage 2017 Calendar provides sound bites of advice on key business issues including: organization, promotion, sales and human resources.

Berkey joined the Pavese Law Firm in 2011 and her practice focuses primarily on resolving land use and zoning, real estate and environmental issues related to the development of land. She graduated with pro bono distinction from the University of North Carolina School of Law and earned her Master of City and Regional Planning degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also received her A.B. degree from Franklin & Marshall College, graduating magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. Berkey serves on the Franklin & Marshall College Alumni Association Board of Directors, the Keep Lee County Beautiful, Inc. Board of Directors, and the Urban Land Institute Southwest Florida Executive Committee.  Berkey is also a founding board member of the Young Professionals for Animal Protection, Inc. (YAP) and was recognized as one of Gulfshore Business’ “Top 40 Under 40” for her professional and civic contributions in 2014.

Pavese Law Firm is a full-service law firm with offices in Fort Myers, Cape Coral and West Palm Beach. The firm provides a broad range of legal services for individuals, families, small businesses and large corporations. Practice areas include agricultural, banking and finance, bankruptcy, business and taxation, civil litigation, community association, employment, environmental and water, estate planning, probate and trust, family, land use and government, and real estate law. Established in 1949 as a one-person general practice firm, Pavese Law Firm has grown into one of the largest legal practices in Southwest Florida. With a long history of service to Southwest Florida, Pavese Law Firm has played a significant role in the growth of local businesses, communities and major development projects. For more information, visit www.paveselaw.com.

The Woman’s Advantage® is a line of information products, including books, workbooks, audio CDs, and calendars designed exclusively for successful women business owners. The Woman’s Advantage® Forum enables women with small businesses to grow them into multimillion-dollar concerns. For more information, call 919-841-0401 or visit http://www.WomansAdvantage.biz.