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Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce to celebrate Leadership Program graduates at Nov. 15 luncheon

2018-11-14T20:41:29+00:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Business and community leaders will be celebrated during the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s November General Membership Meeting. Recent graduates of the Chamber’s Leadership Program will be congratulated for completing a rigorous 11-week leadership development program that offers an in-depth look into issues of critical importance for Southwest Florida. Weekly sessions covered education, criminal [...]

Gartner client services leaders to headline Leadership NEXT program on Nov. 13

2018-10-25T20:13:46+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

  Several client services leaders from Gartner, Inc. will offer advancing business leaders insight into the thriving IT advisory company during the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership NEXT program in November. The two-hour session begins at 5:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at Building 2 of Gartner’s Southwest Florida headquarters, 12651 Gateway Blvd. [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce to review proposed amendments to Florida’s constitution at its Oct. 18 luncheon

2018-10-11T18:36:12+00:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Attendees of October’s General Membership Meeting of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce will be treated to a non-partisan discussion of constitutional amendments on the November ballot. Chris Lopez, director of public policy for the Royal Palm Coast Realtor Association, will offer a comprehensive overview of 12 proposed amendments and revisions to the Florida [...]

Leadership NEXT to study death, funeral business at Oct. 9 program

2018-10-04T16:50:38+00:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Advancing business leaders will have an opportunity to learn about death and the funeral business during the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership NEXT program in October. The session begins at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at Harvey-Englehardt Funeral & Cremation Services, 1600 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers. Harvey-Englehardt managing partner Tim Hauck [...]

Sheena Brook, VCB highlight Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s August luncheon lineup

2018-08-09T19:35:15+00:00August 9th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

The August General Membership Meeting of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce will be music to members’ ears as performing artist Sheena Brook offers a mini-concert and members of the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB) reveal details of the fifth annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest. The VCB will announce the final list [...]

Leadership NEXT hits home run with Aug. 14 program at Fort Myers Miracle

2018-07-26T18:20:40+00:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Guests to dress in holiday attire, stay for Miracle’s Christmas in August game Play ball! Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business leaders, will host a session and networking opportunity from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 14 at the Fort Myers Miracle’s home field. Sponsored by Tortuga Capital, the program will be [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce bringing small business experts to July luncheon

2018-07-13T23:26:32+00:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Small business will be the focus of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s General Membership Meeting on July 19. Eleven industry experts will offer their professional expertise to attendees on a variety of pertinent topics for business leaders, including digital storytelling, health, networking and more. The luncheon is scheduled from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 [...]

Leadership NEXT program to explore America’s first solar-powered town on July 10 at Babcock Ranch

2018-07-02T22:36:37+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business leaders, will host a session and networking opportunity at America’s first solar-powered town, Babcock Ranch, from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10. The program will take Leadership NEXT’s dynamic group of advancing professionals on an immersive exploration of Babcock Ranch, featuring guided tours of the [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce installs 2018-2019 Board of Directors

2018-06-27T14:07:43+00:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the installation of its 2018-2019 Board of Directors and officers for the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Foundation. The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors will be led by board chair Joe [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber to host annual Mixpo networking event June 28

2018-06-18T23:49:10+00:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Tradeshow tables, registration still available for business expo The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce will hold its fifth annual Mixpo event, an after-hours mixer and business expo, on June 28 in Fort Myers. The evening offers ample opportunities for participants to network with area professionals and industry leaders, as well as showcase their business to Chamber [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce to install 2018-2019 Board of Directors at June 21 luncheon

2018-06-05T23:47:23+00:00June 5th, 2018|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 2018-2019 Board of Directors and officers. The luncheon will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, June 21 at the Crowne Plaza Fort Myers, 13051 Bell Tower Drive next to [...]

Bell Tower Shops hosts ‘Conversations and Cocktails’ social event for business leaders and young professionals

2018-06-01T23:12:04+00:00June 1st, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Bell Tower Shops welcomed area business leaders and young professionals for a lively “Conversations and Cocktails” social event on Thursday, May 31. Attendees at the two-hour gathering were treated to a mini “Taste of Bell Tower Shops,” a tasting session that featured food and drink samples provided by five of the center’s outstanding restaurants and [...]

Leadership NEXT announces sweet social hour on June 12 at Norman Love Confections in Fort Myers

2018-05-29T19:45:02+00:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business leaders, is planning a sweet destination for its June 12 networking event. The popular social event will be held at Norman Love Confections’ McGregor Chocolate Salon. Participants will have an opportunity to sample some of the award-winning chocolatier’s handcrafted premium chocolates and to learn about the company’s [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce to highlight educational initiatives at May 17 luncheon event

2018-05-09T22:27:01+00:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce invites the community to join in an insightful discussion on education and the Chamber’s Education Foundation during its May General Membership Meeting on Thursday, May 17. The event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at Pelican Preserve, 9802 Pelican Preserve Blvd. in Fort Myers. The [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce announces date, keynote speaker for Business Building Symposium

2018-05-02T21:03:15+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce has announced its Business Building Symposium V, set for Sept. 19 at the Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort & Spa. This year’s theme is “Unleash the Spirit of your Organization.” The program includes a series of informative, interactive workshops led by local business leaders, including sessions covering social media [...]

Leadership NEXT program to focus on government, local politics for May 8 session

2018-05-01T22:10:26+00:00April 26th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business leaders brought to you by the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, will host a government-centric educational session and networking opportunity on May 8. Fort Myers Mayor Randy Henderson and Lee County Commissioner Cecil Pendergrass will discuss politics in Southwest Florida, explain government processes and offer a [...]

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, [...]

Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce to hold first-ever Tails & Tailgating Kids Fishing Tournament

2018-03-27T00:28:10+00:00March 27th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is hosting a new weekend event that combines fishing and food into one family-friendly experience. The Tails & Tailgating Kids Fishing Tournament, presented by Stokes Marine, Inc., is Saturday, April 7 and will be held at Marine Max, 14030 McGregor Blvd. in Fort Myers. The children’s fishing tournament [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Christina Harris Schwinn recognized by Women in Business as Apex Award finalist

2016-11-08T14:59:09+00:00July 19th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm Partner Christina Harris Schwinn was recently honored as an Apex Award nominee by the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Women in Business committee. The Apex Award salutes women in Lee County who excel in professional achievement, community service, mentoring and leadership. Schwinn is active in numerous community organizations, and serves on [...]

Leadership NEXT talks social media brand advocacy on June 14 at Bell Tower Shops

2016-11-08T14:59:16+00:00May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Discussions, Events, Hot Tips, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Leadership NEXT, a professional organization for advancing business leaders in Southwest Florida brought to you by the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, will host its next program on June 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Bell Tower Shops at Daniels Parkway and US-41 in Fort Myers. The social media focused program will take place [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Christina Harris Schwinn to address job interviewing process Nov. 19 at Greater Fort Myers Chamber event

2013-10-21T12:57:43+00:00October 21st, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Pavese Law Firm partner Christina Harris Schwinn and Barb Pretasky of Lee Memorial Health System will present on “The Do’s and Don’ts of Interviewing From Both Sides of the Fence” during the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Lunch & Learn series on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 11:30 a.m. at the Nova Southeastern University, 3650 [...]