Client Headlines - PopStroke Sarasota

Each month, Priority Marketing spotlights 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 August, Stevens Construction made headlines when announcing the Sarasota groundbreaking for PopStroke, a golf, dining and entertainment complex backed by Tiger Woods. Stevens Construction also provided construction services for PopStroke in Fort Myers, which opened in 2020. Recent news stories about PopStroke and other Stevens Construction news include: 
 
Golfweek: PopStroke, Tiger Woods’ golf and entertainment experience, breaks ground at new Florida location 
Golf Coast Magazine: Construction begins on Popstroke Sarasota 
Sarasota Observer: Tiger Woods’ PopStroke breaks ground at UTC in Sarasota 
Suncoast News Network: Tiger Woods’ PopStroke breaks ground in Sarasota 
Florida Construction News: Tiger Woods behind the scenes as Stevens Construction builds PopStroke Sarasota 
Southwest Florida Business Today: Stevens Construction begins construction on PopStroke Sarasota 
Gulfshore Business: Porter joins Stevens Construction as superintendent 
Healthcare Construction + Operations News: Stevens Construction wraps Pediatric Eye Institute in Florida  
Gulfshore Business: Stevens Construction completes SWFL Children’s Charities Eye Institute of Golisano Children’s Hospital 
The News-Press: Increasing temperatures threaten Florida’s outdoor worker pay, report says 
  
Also in August, Gulfshore Business revealed its 2021 Best of Business winners. Priority Marketing was recognized as the “Best Public Relations Firm” in Southwest Florida and a finalist for “Best Advertising Agency.” Our team also was thrilled to see some of our amazing clients recognized, including:

  • Hole Montes, Inc.: Best Engineering Firm 
  • B&I Contractors, Inc: Best Commercial Electrical Contractor and Best Commercial HVAC Contractor 
  • Terry Wynter Auto Service Center: Best Fleet Maintenance Company:  
  • Benson Blackburn and Case Life Solutions: Finalists for Best Life Insurance Agent 
  • Integrity Employee Leasing, Inc.: Finalist for Best Payroll Company 
  • LSI Companies: Finalist for Best Commercial Real Estate Agency (Purchase) 
  • CRS Technology Consultants: Finalist for Best IT Services Contractor 
  • Fort Myers Brewing Company: Finalist for Best Networking Restaurant/Bar 

 Highlighting more of our clients, here is a selection of news stories that published or aired in recent weeks. 
Note: The list contains only stories that appeared online and excludes preview stories for events that already have occurred. 
 
Cypress Pharmacy 
ABC7: Ask the Doctors: Flu shots and the upcoming flu season 
NBC2: Pharmacies see increase in demand for COVID-19 vaccine 
ABC7: What you need to know about using CBD 
 
Wonder Gardens 
ABC7: Wonder Gardens restores property to focus on animal care and nutrition 
Florida Weekly: Bonita Springs attraction showcases plants and animals 
 
Advocate Radiation Oncology 
Business Observer: Oncologist, entrepreneur embraces transformational mindset 
Gulfshore Business: Advanced treatment, expanded access: Advocate Radiation Oncology establishes SWFL’s first proton therapy center 
SWFL Health & Wellness: The benefits of patient-centered care 
 
Sunshine Ace Hardware  
FOX4: Hardware store helping Haiti nail down a solution to distribute COVID-19 vaccines 
WINK: Sunshine Ace Hardware donates supplies to Boys & Girls Club 
Gulfshore Business: Sunshine Ace Hardware raises $3,800 for Children’s Miracle Network 
ABC7: Hurricane Special: Beyond the Hurricane 
Gulfshore Business: Sunshine Ace Hardware promotes two to leadership positions 
 
Norman Love Confections 
Business Observer: Chocolatier chews on distribution expansion project 
Gulfshore Business: Seagate expanding Norman Love’s manufacturing space 
Florida Trend: Business Profile: Norman Love Confections 
 
Conservancy of Southwest Florida 
Life in Naples: Meet the Conservancy’s ambassador animals 
The News-Press: Limited fishing hours and more? Proposed fishing rules at Naples Pier spark public interest 
FOX4: Changes to fishing rules on Naples Pier being proposed to protect pelicans, wildlife 
NBC2: Proposed fishing changes at Naples Pier aim to protect pelicans 
WINK: Changes proposed for fishing from Naples Pier 
ABC7: City Council to discuss how to keep pelicans safe near anglers at Naples Pier 
WINK: Nonprofit wants more oversight on fishing at Naples Pier, safety for pelicans 
The News-Press: Panther listing status may change as FWS expected to release population review soon 
 
Guadalupe Center 
FOX4: Guadalupe Center expansion 
Naples Daily News: Philanthropy in 2021: Six strategies to cultivate donor relationships 
Caloosa Belle: Students return back to school 
Gulfshore Business: Guadalupe Center requests school supply donations for students 
Associated Press: Florida DIY blogger wins $10,000 for charity in FrogTape Paintover Challenge 
span data-contrast=”auto”>NBC2: Health groups push to get more Immokalee residents vaccinated 
South Central Florida Life: Guadalupe Center requests back-to-school donations for Immokalee students 
 
Boys & Girls Club of Collier County 
WINK: Sunshine Ace Hardware donates supplies to Boys & Girls Club 
Gulfshore Business: Sunshine Ace donates classroom, cleaning supplies to Boys & Girls Club  
Gulfshore Business: Boys & Girls Club opens registration for FORE-the-Kids Golf Tournament 
Caloosa Belle: Students return back to school 
 
Healthcare Network  
Naples Daily News: Caring for our community: Why Healthcare Network raised its minimum wage 
ABC7: Not enough nurses: Healthcare worker shortage in SWFL  
Naples Daily News: This perfect storm adds up to a crisis 
Gulfshore Business: Healthcare Network to required COVID-19 vaccine for all employees 
Gulfshore Business: Healthcare Network promotes Ramirez to medical director of adult medicine 
South Central Florida Life: Caring for our community: Why Healthcare Network raised its minimum wage 
 
Kids’ Minds Matter 
ABC7: Golisano uses new vehicle to transport kids with mental health needs 
WINK: Group to host ‘Mental Health and the Modern Father Figure’ event 
 
Call It Closed International Realty 
The News-Press: Call It Closed International Realty and founder earn top awards 
Blue Ribbon News: Call It Closed’s Cathleen Lewis named Best Realtor in Rockwall, Rowlett 
Northern Nevada Business Weekly: Carson City’s Alex Zujovich joins Call It Closed International Realty 
 
Guardian ad Litem Foundation 
ABC7: Guardian ad Litem helps SWFL students gear up for new school year 
eBella: Women to Watch: Guardian ad Litem Foundation’s new board members 
 
Lee Health Foundation 
ABC7: Bonita Springs fire marshal to participate in ‘shave off’ to raise money for cancer patients 
Island Sun: Sponsors sought for cancer awareness event 
 
Fort Myers Brewing Company 
The News-Press: Fort Myers Brewing expansion gets county OK 
Florida Insider: A 12-pack of Florida’s best microbreweries 
 
Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce 
ABC7: More Explores: Backyard BBQ Craft Beer Dinner 
Southwest Florida Business Today: Are you leveraging business-building opportunities? 
Florida Weekly: Photos: Pinz & Pints Mixer 
Florida Weekly: Photos: Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce luncheon 
 
Pace Center for Girls, Lee County 
ABC7: More Explores: Pace Center for Girls ‘Love That Dress!’ event 
Florida Weekly: 13th annual Love That Dress! Event to benefit young women in Lee County 
 
SWFL Music Education Center 

Naples Illustrated: Pioneering music education arrives in Southwest Florida 
Florida Weekly: SWFL Music Education Center aims to help neurodivergent students 
 
Priority Marketing 
Southwest Florida Business Today: Businesses thrive with strong values, culture 
Florida Weekly: FPRA SWFL chapter wins 20 awards at state conference 
 
Vibe Yoga 
ABC7: More Explores: Vibe Yoga to offer kids’ yoga classes 
 
Andrew Hill Investment Advisors 
ABC7: Going Green: Should you invest in renewable energy? 
 
Community Cooperative 
NBC2: ‘Hilarious’ Meals on Wheels driving duo helps hungry in Fort Myers 
 
Elite Jets 
Southwest Florida Business Today: Elite Jets hires new pilots, charter consultant 
 
OFDC Commercial Interiors 
Southwest Florida Business Today: Furniture-buying timeline surprises many business owners 
 
Shoeless Joe’s Sports Café  
ABC7: More Explores: Backyard BBQ Craft Beer Dinner 
 
Hole Montes 
Gulfshore Business: Artists Unite: Inside Shell Point Retirement Community’s new multimillion-dollar arts center 
 
Better Together 
Naples Daily News: ‘Gangbusters’ economy fueling jobs at a time when unemployment normally goes up 
 
Growing Climate Solutions 
Naples Illustrated: Volunteers plant trees in Whitaker Woods 
 
IMM Quality Boat Lifts 
BoatUS: Give your boat a lift 
 
Shell Point Retirement Community 
Sanibel Captiva Island Reporter: Shell Point named Certified Wildlife Habitat by NWF 
 
Avow 
ABC7: Not enough nurses: Healthcare worker shortage in SWFL 
 
NAMI Collier County 
WGCU: Back-to-School mental health tips for parents and students