Client headlines: Gateway High School, Shangri-La Springs and moreEach 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.

In November, The School District of Lee County celebrated a historic milestone by breaking ground on the future Gateway High School, a 2,000-student high school designed by BSSW Architects that will open in August 2021 for students in the East Attendance Zone. Below is a recap of media coverage from a groundbreaking that attracted hundreds of elected officials, educators, community leaders and parents:

NBC2: Lee County School District breaks ground on $98 million high school
FOX4: Construction to begin after groundbreaking ceremony on Gateway High School
The News-Press: Groundbreaking for Gateway High’s Golden Eagles ushers in new era of school construction
WINK: Groundbreaking for Gateway High School
Lehigh Acres Citizen: Gateway High School marks new era for district

Highlighting more of our clients, here is a selection of news stories that published or aired in recent weeks:

Shangri-La Springs
Business Observer: Storied property moves forward on multimillion-dollar project
Gulfshore Business: Food for Thought: Harvest & Wisdom
Florida Weekly: Photos: Muertos Monster Mash in Bonita Springs
Naples Daily News: Best of October: Top 5 things we tasted at SWFL restaurants
Florida Weekly: Shangri-La Springs gets Blue Zone designation
Times of the Islands: What’s Cooking? Hone your kitchen skills in these culinary classes
Florida Weekly: List of Shangri-La Springs’ inaugural Art & Soul Community Nights
Southwest Florida Business Today: Harvest & Wisdom restaurant launches at Shangri-La Springs

Norman Love Confections
Forbes: Holiday Gift Guide 2019: The most over-the-top chocolate dessert baskets
Forbes: Holiday Gift Guide 2019: The best dessert subscriptions
ABC7: How Norman Love Confections can make your Thanksgiving sweet
Florida Weekly: Norman Love Confections opening Sarasota-Manatee salon next year
Florida Guide: Shopping Guide – Things to take home: chocolates
Get News: Premium chocolate market may set new growth
Times of the Islands: What’s Cooking? Hone your kitchen skills in these culinary classes

Dress for Success SW Florida
Cape Coral Daily Breeze: Let’s shop with purpose at Dress for Success SW Florida’s ‘Shop for Success’
ABC7: Dress for Success helps women prepare for job interviews
Gulfshore Business: 2019 Shop for Success raises nearly $50,000 for Dress for Success SW Florida

Southwest Florida Business Today: SVN | KOVA commercial brokerage opens Marco Island location
Gulfshore Business: KOVA Companies acquires two appraisal firms
Business Observer: Alico Business Center sells for $9 million

Guadalupe Center
Naples Daily News: Schoen Challenge emphasizes value of early childhood education
Immokalee Bulletin: Guadalupe Center receives $10,000 grant
Gulfshore Business: Guadalupe Center seeks donations for Holiday Gift Shop

Sally J. Pimentel Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center
Florida Weekly: Photographer’s project increases awareness of the deaf
Charlotte Sun: See what I mean? Portraits highlight the work of the Sally J. Pimentel Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida
Naples Daily News: Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida crowns two more Hall of Famers
Florida Weekly: Junior Achievement inducts Bud Hornbeck, Dan Lavender into Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

Sunshine Ace Hardware
NBC2: Marco Patriots, Sunshine Ace Hardware collect donations for Hurricane Dorian victims
Florida Weekly: ‘Thanksgrilling’ events offer alternatives to the traditional oven-roasted turkey
The SWFL 100: Ladies Night Out benefits Brooke’s Legacy Animal Rescue

Chlumsky Wealth Management Group
Cape Coral Daily Breeze: Nolte Wealth Management Group becomes Chlumsky Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors

Benson Blackburn
Florida Weekly: founder to speak at NextGen Speaker Series in Naples

Southwest Florida Children’s Charities
Florida Weekly: Wine & Food Fest ‘Painting a Difference’ in 2020
Florida Weekly: Photos: SWFL Wine & Food Fest kick-off social

Cypress Lake Country Club
RiverStyle Magazine: Cypress Lake Golf Club celebrates 60th anniversary
Florida Weekly: Photos: Cypress Lake Golf Club 60th anniversary celebration

Elmquist Eye Group
SWFL Healthy Living: November is diabetic eye disease awareness month

Bell Tower
Florida Weekly: Bell Tower hosts annual Halloween Spooktacular

Fort Myers Miracle
Ballpark Digest: Fort Myers Miracle owner announces new management team

Charity for Change
Florida Weekly: What teaching charity gives children: skills for life

Guardian ad Litem Foundation
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin: Guardian ad Litem Foundation helps give a childhood back to children
Business Observer: Fundraising executive appointed to run children-focused nonprofit

Everglades Coalition Conference
Island Reporter: Everglades Coalition Conference set for January

Priority Marketing
Business Observer: 2020 economic forecast for marketing
Gulfshore Business: Priority Marketing earns Business Ethics Award

Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin: Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz offices collecting Toys for Tots donations

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce
Florida Weekly: Photos: Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Women in Business meeting
Gulfshore Business: Dec. 10 Leadership NEXT to be held at Kitchen Social

Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida
Immokalee Bulletin: Inspiring Immokalee: Drawing her future from a childhood in Immokalee

Hope Healthcare
Florida Weekly: Hope Healthcare offers grief support over the holidays

Lee Health Foundation
Pine Island Eagle: Golisano Children’s Hospital Fashion Show tickets on sale

Market Watch
WINK: The News-Press Market Watch 2020

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County
Florida Weekly: Photos: Tides of Change gala benefiting Pace Center for Girls, Lee County

Shell Point Retirement Community
Times of the Islands: What’s Cooking? Hone your kitchen skills in these culinary classes
Island Reporter: The Four Italian Tenors to kick off series
Island Reporter: Duo Beauz Arts to perform at Shell Point
Gulfshore Business: Shell Point Retirement Community earns recognition

Target Roofing & Sheet Metal
Florida Community Association Journal: When opportunity knocks, women break into male-dominated industries
Southwest Florida Business Today: Two years after Irma, a reminder to stay prepared
Gulfshore Business: Target Roofing hires Stephen Hull as business development manager

Earn to Learn FL
Gulfshore Business: Swinging with Purpose selects Earn to Learn FL as 2020 fundraising beneficiary

Avow Hospice
ABC7: How you can help support grieving children
Parentology: How to help a child grieve

Matanzas on the Bay
Gulfshore Business: Matanzas on the Bay’s Howl-O-Ween Wildlife Fundraiser benefits CROW

Kitchen Social
Times of the Islands: What’s Cooking? Hone your kitchen skills in these culinary classes