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Royal Palm Coast Realtor® Association to host 2019 Certified International Property Specialist Institute Oct. 24-30

2019-07-16T09:05:34-04:00July 16th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Royal Palm Coast Realtor® Association (RPCRA) will host its 2019 Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) Institute Oct. 24-30 for area real estate professionals interested in pursuing their CIPS designation. Designed to provide real estate practitioners with the knowledge, research, networking and tools to globalize and expand their real estate business, the CIPS Institute offers [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida names Huntley “Bud” Hornbeck II, Dan Lavender to 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2019-07-15T12:37:02-04:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce that Huntley “Bud” Hornbeck II, area chairman for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., and Dan Lavender, president and CEO of The Moorings Park Institute, Inc., will be inducted into its 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County. The laureates will be honored during a dinner and [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s July luncheon to showcase area nonprofits

2019-07-12T12:50:40-04:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Business professionals will have the opportunity to learn more about the region’s variety of nonprofit organizations during the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on July 18. The luncheon will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, July 18 at Pelican Preserve Golf Club, 9802 Pelican Preserve Blvd. in Fort [...]

Leadership NEXT to discuss community’s collective impact during July 9 program at WearTheFund

2019-07-05T11:07:21-04:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business professionals, will highlight the impact of a collective approach to entrepreneurial ecosystems during its July 9 session at WearTheFund in Fort Myers. Led by Sam Lewis, founder of WearTheFund, and Jonathan Romine, program director of SecondMuse, the program will offer insightful discussion on how entrepreneurial ecosystems thrive [...]

Royal Palm Coast Realtor® Association hosts Swingin’ Shindig celebration recognizing 50 years of RPAC

2019-07-03T10:19:40-04:00June 27th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

In 1969, Americans landed on the Moon, Woodstock took place, the Pontiac Firebird Trans Am was introduced and the Realtor® Political Action Committee was started. In observation of the milestone, the Royal Palm Coast Realtor® Association (RPCRA) hosted its annual event June 21 for members to celebrate 50 years of the National Association of Realtors®’ Political [...]

Cypress Pharmacy’s July 13 Seminar Saturday to cover the basics and benefits of hemp-derived CBD oil

2019-06-21T16:34:51-04:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cypress Pharmacy will host its monthly Seminar Saturday on Saturday, July 13 with a discussion on “What is CBD Oil” led by Natural Health Consultant Dr. Stan Headley. The free public seminar will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. at Cypress Pharmacy, 9451 Cypress Lake Drive in Fort Myers. Headley’s program will help consumers [...]

Spiked Seltzer Sunday added to line up for 2019 Summerfest June 20-23

2019-06-18T14:15:31-04:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Fort Myers Brewing Company releases first craft spiked seltzers in local market Fort Myers Brewing Company debuts the area’s first line of locally crafted spiked seltzer beverages at the seventh annual Summerfest, a four-day summer beer bash featuring live bands, food trucks and over 50 specialty beers. Cool, refreshing and freshly brewed spiked seltzer will [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce to install 2019-2020 Board of Directors at June 20 luncheon

2019-06-17T13:09:13-04:00June 17th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce invites the community to join its June General Membership Meeting for the installation of its 2019-2020 Board of Directors and officers. The luncheon will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, June 20 at the Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower, 13051 Bell Tower Drive in [...]

Tickets now available for Shine, a benefit for Hope Kids Care

2019-06-14T12:21:55-04:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Jenna Persons, Lizbeth Benacquisto to co-chair inaugural signature event Oct. 11 at Edison & Ford Winter Estates Hope Healthcare invites Southwest Floridians with a passion for supporting children and families to attend Shine, its inaugural signature benefit for Hope Kids Care on Friday, Oct. 11 at 5 p.m. at the historic Edison & Ford Winter [...]

Here, kitty, kitty! Bell Tower partners with Gulf Coast Humane Society to host ‘Kitten Shower’ on June 15

2019-06-13T09:25:13-04:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Bell Tower, long known as Southwest Florida’s dog-friendly destination, is switching up species for a day. On Saturday, June 15, Bell Tower is hosting a “Kitten Shower,” which will feature games, giveaways and adorable kittens that are up for adoption. The goal is to raise money and supplies for the Gulf Coast Humane Society, a [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida names Advisory Board for 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County

2019-06-12T18:34:15-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce the members of its 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County Advisory Board. The committee will be led by chair Brenda O’Connor, executive director of membership for Naples Yacht Club, and vice chair Andy Buschle, senior vice president and private client advisor, Bank of America Private [...]

Guardian ad Litem Foundation announces date, chairs for ‘Voices of Hope Gala’ in 2020

2019-06-10T18:39:13-04:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Guardian ad Litem Foundation, 20th Judicial Circuit, will host its inaugural fundraising gala “Voices of Hope” in March 2020 to build awareness and support for programs that help local youth in the child welfare system. The Voices of Hope Gala includes a dinner, entertainment and live auction, and will start at 6 p.m. on Saturday, [...]

Women in Business names finalists for 2019 APEX Awards

2019-06-06T14:42:33-04:00June 6th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business Committee has named the top five finalists for its 14th annual APEX Awards, recently announced during the committee’s monthly networking program on June 5. The five finalists are Kathleen O. Berkey, shareholder attorney and certified land planner, Becker & Poliakoff, P.A.; Kelly L. Fayer, attorney, [...]

Leadership NEXT to learn the juicy details about the citrus industry on June 11 visit to Sun Harvest Citrus

2019-05-30T12:21:54-04:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Guests at Leadership NEXT’s June session will take a behind-the-scenes tour of Sun Harvest Citrus, a family-owned business that has become a top destination for orange-lovers in Southwest Florida. Leadership NEXT is a monthly program through the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce that offers unique educational and networking opportunities for advancing business professionals in [...]

Cypress Pharmacy’s Seminar Saturday program debuts June 8, highlighting Global Wellness Day

2019-05-29T13:58:51-04:00May 29th, 2019|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Cypress Pharmacy will host its inaugural Seminar Saturday on Saturday, June 8 with a discussion on “Wellness Solutions for Life” led by Natural Health Consultant Dr. Stan Headley. The free public seminar will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. at Cypress Pharmacy, 9451 Cypress Lake Drive in Fort Myers. In recognition of Global Wellness [...]

Lehigh Acres Middle School to celebrate fine and performing arts at Prism Showcase on May 17

2019-05-08T13:21:13-04:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Lehigh Acres Middle School will host its annual Prism Showcase on May 17 to highlight the incredible work of students in its fine arts and performing arts programs. A Prism Showcase is a formal event that allows students in a variety of artistic disciplines, including music, dance and art, to exhibit their work and showcase [...]

Shell Point 2019 Summer Concert Series welcomes pianist Noah Waddell May 29

2019-05-01T11:34:38-04:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community begins its 2019 Concert Series with a performance by pianist Noah Waddell at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29, in the Grand Cypress Room at The Woodlands at Shell Point, 14441 Woodsong Lane in Fort Myers. The event is open to the public, with tickets available for $20 online at www.shellpoint.org/summer [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida to offer ‘Little Explorers’ summer activities for young conservationists

2019-04-29T12:16:08-04:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Conservancy of Southwest Florida has announced its lineup of summer activities for its popular “Little Explorers” children’s educational program, offering unique hands-on activities for the area’s youngest conservationists. Little Explorers, which is geared toward children ages 18 months through 5 years, will offer special programs on select Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer. Children will [...]

Fiesta at Fort Myers Brewing Company during Taco Fest, May 3

2019-04-29T09:26:33-04:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Fort Myers Brewing Company is hosting a Cinco de Mayo pre-party at the second annual Taco Fest on Friday, May 3. The fiesta gets started at 3 p.m. at Fort Myers Brewing Company, 12811 Commerce Lakes Dr., Suite 28 in Fort Myers. The event features local craft beer, music and taco trucks including Taco Tummy, [...]

2019 Grande Dames Tea honors the female spirit, raises $54,000 for Pace Center for Girls, Lee County

2019-04-08T22:40:57-04:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County raised $54,000 at its 11th annual Grande Dames Tea, which celebrated the unique perspectives and powerful insight that women gain throughout their life journeys. With a theme of “The Wisdom of Time – Honoring the Female Spirit,” the Grande Dames Tea was held March 26 at Broadway Palm Dinner [...]

Tickets, sponsorships still available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County

2019-04-08T23:04:19-04:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

April 18 event to induct Dave Copham, Scott and Diana Willis into Business Hall of Fame Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are still available for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County induction and awards ceremony on April 18. Individual tickets are available for $250 each, and Junior Achievement also is accepting [...]

Deputy Chance to headline April 13 ‘Festi-Bell’ community event celebrating final stage of Bell Tower’s redevelopment

2019-04-04T00:34:59-04:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Lee County Sheriff to launch Deputy Dogs program at Bell Tower Bell Tower will celebrate a milestone in its year-long redevelopment with a family- and pet-friendly community event on April 13. Festi-Bell features live music, children’s activities and the first major public appearance for Deputy Chance, the newest canine member of the Lee County Sheriff’s [...]

Leadership NEXT explores the beermaking business at Palm City Brewing on April 9

2019-04-02T21:50:13-04:00April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

April’s Leadership NEXT session will explore the art and business of beermaking through the eyes of a local brewer. Leadership NEXT, a monthly program offering unique educational and networking opportunities for advancing business professionals in Southwest Florida, will visit Palm City Brewing on April 9 for insight about the challenges and successes in the region’s [...]

Fort Myers Brewing Company to host holiday celebration for National Beer Day on April 7

2019-03-28T19:47:17-04:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Fort Myers Brewing Company, Lee County’s first microbrewery, is recognizing National Beer Day on April 7 with a special holiday celebration featuring beer, food and live music. National Beer Day commemorates the date, April 7, 1933, that Franklin Roosevelt signed a law permitting Americans to brew and sell beer. Fort Myers Brewing will have 20 [...]

Partnership between Boston Red Sox and Lee Health Foundation helps raise more than $505,000 for Golisano Children’s Hospital

2019-04-02T22:17:23-04:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida raised more than $505,000 at three fundraising events headlined by Boston Red Sox players, coaches and management. The Red Sox, which have held spring training in Fort Myers since 1993, partnered with the Lee Health Foundation for the 26th annual Boston Red Sox Celebrity Golf Classic, Green Tee Party [...]

Free tickets, fireworks, beer specials and the Zooperstars highlight Fort Myers Miracle’s Opening Nights celebration on April 4-5

2019-04-02T18:07:55-04:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Fort Myers Miracle, winner of the 2018 Florida State League championship, will return to Hammond Stadium in April to kick off a two-night celebration with baseball fans. On April 4 and 5, fans will be treated to giveaways, concession deals, family-friendly entertainment and a game-day experience among the best in minor league baseball. “Last [...]

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County to kick off Love That Dress! collection series on April 11 at Fort Myers INFINITI

2019-03-26T04:09:13-04:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County will kick off its 11th annual Love That Dress! collection series with a celebration of fashion and giving on April 11. Love That Dress! is an annual campaign soliciting donations of new and gently loved dresses, handbags, shoes and accessories. A series of social events helps build inventory, and [...]

Shell Point’s 2018-2019 Fine and Performing Arts Series welcomes Siberian Virtuosi April 4

2019-03-26T19:00:52-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community continues its 2018-2019 Fine and Performing Arts Series with a performance by Siberian Virtuosi at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 4 at The Village Church on The Island at Shell Point, 15100 Shell Point Blvd. in Fort Myers. Tickets for this event cost $40 and can be purchased online at www.shellpoint.org/concerts [...]

Secret Garden Gala raises over $725,000 for Kids’ Minds Matter

2019-03-26T04:30:38-04:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Kids’ Minds Matter raised more than $725,000 at its third annual Secret Garden Gala, which raises awareness and philanthropic support for pediatric mental and behavioral healthcare initiatives in Southwest Florida. Held March 6 at historic Shangri-La Springs in Bonita Springs, the Secret Garden Gala featured hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, an exquisite dinner, music and a live [...]

Regional Cancer Center Fashion Show raises more than $90,000 to help Southwest Florida patients battling cancer

2019-03-26T18:56:43-04:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The 12th annual Colors of the Sea Fashion Show raised more than $90,000 to benefit the Regional Cancer Center and assist Southwest Florida patients in their fight against cancer. The midday affair featured an awards luncheon, benefit auction and fashion show, and was held Feb. 27 at the Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower in Fort [...]

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County announces sponsors for 2019 Grande Dames Tea

2019-03-26T17:24:09-04:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Fifteen generous sponsors have stepped forward to support Pace Center for Girls, Lee County’s 2019 Grande Dames Tea, an annual event celebrating local women for their roles in business, community and philanthropy. Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre is the Golden Tea Leaves sponsor for the Grande Dames Tea. Silver Tea Cup sponsors are Edison National Bank [...]

Lee BIA Builders Care announces music lineup, food vendors and sponsors for 10th annual BBQ, Bands & Brew on April 7

2019-03-11T23:09:00-04:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Chasing Dallas, The Echo, Deb & The Dynamics and Bite the Bullet will be headlining the 10th annual BBQ, Bands & Brew festival on April 7 in Fort Myers. A highlight of each year’s event is an impressive lineup of Southwest Florida’s top pit masters competing for the title of “Best BBQ in Town.” Famous [...]

Shell Point’s 2018-2019 Fine and Performing Arts Series presents “Back-to-Back Bach” March 21

2019-03-20T18:53:31-04:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community concludes the Southwest Florida Symphony installation of its 2018-2019 Fine and Performing Arts Series with a performance of “Back-to-Back Bach” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 21 at The Village Church on The Island at Shell Point, 15100 Shell Point Blvd. in Fort Myers. Tickets for this event cost $25 and [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida announces sponsors for Breaking Par at Grandezza Gala & Golf Tournament

2019-03-20T18:47:14-04:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has announced sponsors for the organization’s seventh annual Breaking Par at Grandezza Gala & Golf Tournament in March. Lee Health is the CEO Academy Program sponsor. The CEO Academy, JA’s flagship program, is a weeklong, business school summer camp for rising high school juniors and seniors that’s held at Florida [...]

Record $2 million raised at Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s Magic Under the Mangroves

2019-03-26T18:09:50-04:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida raised a record $2 million net at its 15th annual Magic Under the Mangroves gala held March 7 at the Conservancy Nature Center. “The Conservancy of Southwest Florida has been fighting to protect our water, land, wildlife and future for 55 years,” said Rob Moher, president and CEO of the [...]

Sunshine Ace Hardware to host 2nd annual Big Green EGGFest grilling competition on April 13 to benefit local youth charities

2019-03-26T18:42:25-04:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Grilling enthusiasts and foodies are celebrating the April 13 return of Big Green EGGFest, Sunshine Ace Hardware’s popular grilling competition for amateurs and professionals. EGGFest is a family-friendly event featuring live music, grilling demonstrations, all-you-can-eat samplings, craft beer, special offers and a raffle to win a large Big Green Egg. The highlight of EGGFest is [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida names Dave Copham, Scott and Diana Willis to 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County

2019-03-19T22:14:23-04:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Tickets, sponsorship opportunities now available for April 18 event Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce that Dave Copham and Scott and Diana Willis will be inducted into its 2019 Business Hall of Fame, Lee County. The laureates will be honored during a dinner and awards ceremony on Thursday, April 18, with a [...]

Earth Day Festival at Conservancy of Southwest Florida features full day of exhibits, programs and discounted admission

2019-03-26T18:06:59-04:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is celebrating Earth Day on April 13 with its biggest community event of the year. The Earth Day Festival includes educational programs and interactive shows led by Conservancy staff and volunteers, as well as a “Super Science Show” with Glen Beitmen, aka Mr. Glen. Children can enjoy hands-on activities and [...]

Shell Point presents 2019 Shell Point Quilt Show March 2-4

2019-02-21T21:22:52-04:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community invites the public to join its 2019 Shell Point Quilt Show, “Great Expectations,” taking place from Saturday, March 2 through Monday, March 4 at Shell Point. Hosted by the Shell Point Quilters, the biennial quilt show will showcase a beautiful display of quilts, lovingly and artistically created by residents of Shell [...]

Bell Tower Shops seeks Southwest Florida’s baddest dogs for Pug Fest on March 2

2019-02-22T17:51:42-04:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Good dogs and bad dogs are welcome at the 14th annual Pug Fest, which will be held March 2 at Bell Tower Shops. One of Southwest Florida’s favorite dog-friendly events, Pug Fest welcomes well-mannered canines of all breeds for a costume contest, fun activities and games of skill. This year’s Pug Fest theme is “Bad [...]

Shell Point informational seminars coming to Southwest Florida in March

2019-02-20T23:07:01-04:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Area residents will have the opportunity to learn about local retirement options during Shell Point Retirement Community’s “Shell Point Retirement Roadshow,” a series of free informational seminars taking place in March. During these educational presentations, Shell Point's experienced retirement counselors will offer guests opportunities to learn about the comprehensive lifecare options and resort-style retirement offerings [...]

The School District of Lee County to host Spring Teacher Recruitment Fair on April 13 in Fort Myers

2019-02-22T18:14:36-04:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Events, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Prospective teachers are invited to register to attend The School District of Lee County’s Spring Teacher Recruitment Fair on April 13 in Fort Myers. Principals and assistant principals, along with members of the District’s human resources team, will be conducting interviews with candidates seeking full-time teaching employment for the 2019-20 academic year. Teaching positions are [...]

Child Care of Southwest Florida, FGCU to host free seminar for early childhood education teachers on Feb. 23

2019-02-22T17:58:56-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pre-school and kindergarten teachers in Southwest Florida are invited to the free Focus on Four Conference being held at Florida Gulf Coast University on Feb. 23. Led by renowned early childhood education specialist Lisa Murphy, the daylong conference will include presentations and discussions that focus on creating child-centered learning environments in which all children can [...]

Downtown Fort Myers’ blossoming culinary scene the topic of Leadership NEXT’s March 12 session at SoHo

2019-02-15T02:58:13-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

An explosion of epicurean delight in downtown Fort Myers will be the focus of the Leadership NEXT session in March, with guests hearing firsthand from one of the masterminds behind the River District’s emergence as a hub of culinary originality. Each month, the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership NEXT program offers unique educational [...]

Hooters Fort Myers Pro Rodeo announces sponsors for Feb. 22-23 event

2019-02-15T02:46:57-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

The seventh annual Hooters Fort Myers Pro Rodeo has secured more than two dozen generous corporate partnerships to sponsor the two-day event. Hooters is the title sponsor. Certified Heating and Cooling is the event’s presenting sponsor and Target Roofing & Sheet Metal is a major sponsor. Gold sponsors include Flood Zone Disaster Recovery Solutions and [...]

Cheers to six years! Fort Myers Brewing Company celebrates sixth anniversary with beer festival on tap for Feb. 28 – March 3

2019-02-13T18:52:56-04:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Fort Myers Brewing Company is celebrating its sixth anniversary with a four-day festival that includes 15 food trucks, 7 live bands, a beer mile fun run, hangover party and beer… lots of beer. A trendsetter in the craft beer industry, Fort Myers Brewing is Lee County’s first brewery and has been recognized as the “Best [...]

Lee BIA Builders Care announces date, sponsorship opportunities for 10th annual BBQ, Bands & Brew event

2019-02-06T22:01:39-04:00February 6th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Lee BIA Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA), has announced April 7 as the date for its 10th annual BBQ, Bands & Brew event, presented by All Star Equipment Rentals & Sales. Celebrating this milestone year, the event will feature some of Southwest Florida’s top pit masters competing [...]

Women in Business seeks nominations for 2019 Apex Awards

2019-02-01T00:15:42-04:00February 1st, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank named title sponsor of 14th annual event The Women in Business committee of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its 2019 Apex Awards. Nominations can be submitted through Friday, March 1 at www.fortmyers.org/events/apex-awards. Presented by Sanibel Captiva Community Bank, the annual Apex Awards event is an [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce hits home run with Feb. 21 luncheon on Red Sox, Twins spring training seasons

2019-01-30T20:40:54-04:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce will kick off Southwest Florida’s spring training season with a baseball-focused General Membership Meeting on Feb. 21. Featuring a panel discussion with representatives from the Boston Red Sox and Minnesota Twins, the February program will highlight how Southwest Florida’s favorite spring training teams gear up for the season, [...]

Pace Center for Girls, Lee County announces honorees of the 2019 Grande Dames Tea

2019-01-24T21:07:24-04:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

March 26 event to recognize Linda Brown, Doris Colgate and Mary Fischer Pace Center for Girls, Lee County has announced Linda Brown, Doris Colgate and Mary Fischer as the honorees of its 2019 Grande Dames Tea. The three women will be recognized for their roles in business, community and philanthropy at Pace’s annual Grande Dames [...]

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