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GMA Architects wins three prestigious Summit Awards for exceptional architectural designs

2018-11-14T20:37:29+00:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

GMA Architects & Planners won three prestigious “Best Architectural Project” awards for innovative design concepts showcasing exceptional artistry and functionality. Each year, the Lee Building Industry Association recognizes excellence in the commercial building industry through the highly competitive Summit Awards. GMA Architects won “Best Architectural Project” awards for the following categories: Best Restaurant: Deep Lagoon [...]

Stevens Construction earns Contractor of the Year for eighth year

2018-11-06T22:00:49+00:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Stevens Construction Inc. earned four awards at the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) Industry Awards event on Nov. 3, including the highest honor of Contractor of the Year. A panel of nationwide judges named Stevens Construction Contractor of the Year based on criteria such as the company’s achievement of goals, client relations, professional certifications and [...]

Dr. Sarah Eccles-Brown of Elmquist Eye Group named a ‘Notable Nole’ by Florida State University

2018-10-05T18:26:14+00:00October 4th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Florida State University’s Alumni Association has named Dr. Sarah Eccles-Brown to its list of Notable Noles, a program that honors young graduates making significant contributions to their professions, communities or alma mater. Eccles-Brown, a board-certified ophthalmologist and partner at Elmquist Eye Group, is the practice’s lead surgeon responsible for premium cataract surgery, eyelid surgery, LASIK [...]

Tickets, sponsorships now available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s 2018 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2018-08-29T18:33:41+00:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Jeff Fridkin, Adria Starkey to be inducted into Business Hall of Fame Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s 2018 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County event, which will induct Jeff Fridkin, co-founding member of Grant Fridkin Pearson, P.A., and Adria Starkey, Collier County president for FineMark National Bank [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida wins three Charlie Awards from Florida Magazine Association

2018-08-22T18:59:56+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida was honored by the Florida Magazine Association for its work in producing three outstanding visual presentations that showcase the organization’s environmental mission. The Charlie Awards is a prestigious annual journalism and media competition that recognizes publishers, writers, editors, artists, photographers, printers, marketers and other professionals that demonstrate excellence in visual [...]

Pavese Law Firm partners named to 2019 The Best Lawyers in America list

2018-08-15T17:34:51+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm partners William T. Haverfield II, Neale Montgomery and Christopher J. Shields were selected by peers for inclusion in the 25th edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Haverfield was selected in the practice area of Family Law, Montgomery was recognized in the practice area of Land Use and Zoning Law, and Shields [...]

Brad Schiffer earns Silver Medal for community service from American Institute of Architects

2018-08-02T22:34:57+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Brad Schiffer, a Republican candidate for Collier County Commission, has received the distinguished Hillard T. Smith Community Service Award from the Florida chapter of the American Institute of Architects. Schiffer, an architect and planner with Brad Schiffer/TAXIS, Inc., was awarded AIA’s esteemed Silver Medal for his history of strong leadership and service within the field [...]

Pavese Law Firm attorneys recognized by the Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Magazine

2018-06-25T22:38:58+00:00June 25th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm is proud to announce attorneys William Haverfield II, Diane Jensen, Neale Montgomery and Christopher Shields have been named to the esteemed 2018 Super Lawyers list of top attorneys in Florida. This honor is bestowed upon no more than 5 percent of lawyers statewide. In addition, Brooke Martinez and Charles Capps have been [...]

Keiser University recognizes Gulf Coast Village for its strong occupational therapy internship program

2018-05-10T22:29:07+00:00May 10th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Keiser University has recognized Gulf Coast Village as the top local site for its occupational therapy students during the 2017-18 academic year. Gulf Coast Village earned the university’s “Best Fieldwork Site” award after developing a mutually beneficial program in which Keiser students complete their clinical internships at the premier continuing care retirement community. The annual [...]

Women in Business seeks nominations for 13th annual Apex Awards

2018-03-30T19:08:46+00:00March 30th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Deadline to nominate exceptional local leaders is April 11 The Women in Business committee of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its 13th annual Apex Awards. Nominations must be submitted by Wednesday, April 11. For more information, or to submit a nomination, visit www.fortmyers.org/events/apex-awards. Presented by Southwest Florida Distributing, Publishing, [...]

SHRM SWFL honors Pavese Law Firm partner Christina Harris Schwinn with 2017 Excellence Award

2018-03-26T22:52:33+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm is pleased to announce that partner Christina Harris Schwinn was honored with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) SWFL’s 2017 Excellence Award at the March SHRM SWFL luncheon. Schwinn, former SHRM SWFL legislative director, was selected for this award because of her tenacious attributes and exemplary service on behalf of the [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida wins 12 ADDY awards at 2018 American Advertising Awards ceremony for AdFed Suncoast

2018-03-20T23:34:37+00:00March 20th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida has been honored with 12 awards from the American Advertising Federation for excellence in advertising and marketing initiatives. The Conservancy earned four gold awards and eight silver awards at the 2018 American Advertising Awards ceremony for AdFed’s Suncoast region, which stretches from Sarasota south to Marco Island. The 12 awards [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida announces tickets, sponsorship availability for 2018 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County

2018-02-05T15:15:39+00:00February 5th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pason Gaddis, Gary Griffin to be inducted into Business Hall of Fame Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s induction and awards ceremony for the 2018 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County. The dinner and awards ceremony is set for Wednesday, April 25 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point [...]

Lee BIA Builders Care honors volunteers, partners during annual awards event

2017-12-18T12:33:23+00:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Lee BIA Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA), recently hosted its annual awards event, honoring several building partners and volunteers in recognition of their service and commitment to Southwest Florida’s elderly, disabled and economically disadvantaged homeowners and their families. The 2017 awards include: Volunteer of the Year, presented [...]

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company honored for work on Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Complete Streets Initiative

2017-11-20T09:15:45+00:00November 20th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company (O-A-K) was recently honored by the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) Florida Region, receiving the Honor Award for Transportation-Roadways for its work on the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Complete Streets Initiative project. The award was presented by the DBIA Florida Region during its 2017 DBIA Florida Region Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida. [...]

Stevens Construction Inc. wins three Sand Dollar awards

2017-10-05T09:50:05+00:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has won three Sand Dollar awards from the Collier Building Industry Association. In a ceremony held on Sept. 30 at the Ritz-Carlton Tiburón in Naples, Stevens Construction earned a Sand Dollar award in the $3 to $5 million healthcare category for the Naples Community Hospital fourth floor renovation. Stevens Construction completed a 22,594-square-foot [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida announces sponsors, change in venue for 2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2017-09-21T15:03:22+00:00September 21st, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is proud to announce the sponsors of the 2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County, to be held Thursday, Oct. 26 with a cocktail reception at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. The event has been moved to a new location, and will now be held at The Ritz-Carlton, [...]

Tickets, sponsorships now available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida 2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2017-08-22T13:48:24+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Oct. 26 event to induct laureates Edward Staros and Mark Wilson into Business Hall of Fame Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s 2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County, which will induct Edward Staros, vice president and managing director of The Ritz-Carlton Resorts of Naples, and Mark Wilson, [...]

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

2017-08-16T12:41:36+00:00August 16th, 2017|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 106 percent growth in revenue over the past three years. The Inc. 500/5000 2017 list ranks companies according to percentage [...]

Stevens Construction Inc. wins Best in 12 States at the Aurora awards

2017-07-31T09:21:06+00:00July 31st, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

For the 10th 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. In a ceremony held on July 28 in Orlando, Stevens Construction earned an Aurora Award in the interior renovations commercial category for The French, a fine-dining restaurant [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida names Edward Staros, Mark Wilson to 2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2017-06-26T19:13:04+00:00June 26th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce that Edward Staros, vice president and managing director of The Ritz-Carlton Resorts of Naples, and Mark Wilson, president and CEO of London Bay Homes, will be inducted into its 2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County. The laureates will be honored during a dinner and awards [...]

Priority Marketing earns awards for public affairs campaign and special event

2017-04-28T16:05:55+00:00April 28th, 2017|Categories: Blogging|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Priority Marketing was honored by the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Southwest Florida Chapter for outstanding public relations programs, earning an Image Award for the execution of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s “The Ripple Effect” public affairs campaign and an Award of Distinction for the 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest event. FPRA Image [...]

Priority Marketing, Palm Printing recognized by Printing Industries of America

2016-12-13T16:40:23+00:00December 13th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Marketing, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Priority Marketing and Palm Printing were recently honored with the “Award of Recognition” in Printing Industries of America’s 2016 Premier Print Awards. Priority Marketing and Palm Printing were recognized for their collaborative work on the Magnolia Magic – A Celebration of Gracious Giving Campaign for the SWFL Children’s Charities Inc.’s [...]

Pure Florida Cruise Cash campaign recognized at VISIT FLORIDA’s 2016 Flagler Awards

2016-12-07T18:37:20+00:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Digital Marketing, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pure Florida was recently recognized for excellence in tourism marketing by VISIT FLORIDA for its Cruise Cash program, a direct email marketing automation campaign that delivers “Cruise Cash” to the inboxes of users who subscribe to Pure Florida’s email database. Pure Florida’s automated email campaign, developed by Priority Marketing, earned a Bronze Award at the [...]

Stevens Construction earns Contractor of the Year for sixth year

2016-11-21T17:30:45+00:00November 21st, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction Inc. earned five awards at the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) Industry Awards event on Nov. 18, including the highest honor of Contractor of the Year. A panel of judges throughout the state named Stevens Construction Contractor of the Year based on criteria such as the company’s achievement of goals, client relations, professional [...]

Norris Furniture & Interiors’ Naples showroom named “Best Showroom” at 2016 Sand Dollar Awards

2016-11-08T14:58:58+00:00October 25th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

For the second consecutive year, Norris Furniture & Interiors is pleased to announce that its Naples Showroom was named “Best Showroom” at the 2016 Sand Dollar Awards, presented by the Collier Building Industry Association on Sept. 24 at the Ritz-Carlton Tiburon in Naples. Located at 5015 Tamiami Trail N. in [...]

Bill Benson Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Family Business Advising

2016-11-08T14:58:58+00:00October 18th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Bill Benson, principal at Benson Blackburn, has been awarded the FFI GEN (Global Educational Network) Certificate in Family Business Advising (CFBA) by the Family Firm Institute.  The certificate is presented to individuals who have achieved comprehensive professional knowledge and gained significant expertise that can be used as value to family business owners and family wealth [...]

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

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00August 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 [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida to induct Kathy Bigham and Sen. Garrett Richter into 2016 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

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

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida will induct Kathy Bigham, president and CEO of Bigham Jewelers, and Sen. Garrett Richter, president and director of First Florida Integrity Bank and president of TGR Financial Inc., into the 2016 Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame, Collier County, at a dinner and awards ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 26 with [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida to host Volunteer and Teacher Appreciation Event May 19

2016-11-08T14:59:18+00:00May 11th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida will celebrate volunteers and teachers by hosting a Volunteer and Teacher Appreciation Event from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 19 at the Six Bends Harley-Davidson, 9501 Thunder Road in Fort Myers. The event is free and open to the public and will feature free food, drinks, raffles and [...]

Sponsors named for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s 2016 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County

2016-11-08T14:59:21+00:00March 10th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is proud to announce the sponsors of the 2016 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County, to be held on Tuesday, May 3 with a cocktail reception at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Bonita Springs. This year’s event title [...]

Raymond Building Supply recognized in 2015 ProSales Excellence Awards for Design Studio by Raymond

2016-11-08T14:59:33+00:00December 9th, 2015|Categories: Economic Development, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Raymond Building Supply recently earned a Merit Award for Showroom Design in ProSales Magazine’s 2015 ProSales Excellence Awards for its creation of Design Studio by Raymond’s Naples Showroom. Only six companies were recognized in the awards program, which is dedicated to celebrating professional building material dealers and distributors for outstanding achievements within the industry. Raymond [...]