2022 Industry Appreciation Awards postponed

2022-10-06T10:33:05-04:00October 6th, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Due to the devastating impacts of Hurricane Ian on our community, The Horizon Council, Horizon Foundation and Lee County Economic Development Office have announced that the 2022 Industry Appreciation Awards have been postponed. The Industry Appreciation Awards celebration was to be held Oct. 27 at Caloosa Sound Convention Center. A new date has not yet [...]

Save the Date for 2022 Industry Appreciation Awards Oct. 27

2022-08-02T12:37:05-04:00August 2nd, 2022|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Save the date for the 2022 Industry Appreciation Awards, being held on Thursday, October 27. The awards, which celebrate Lee County businesses that drive the local economy, employ our workforce and shape their industries, will be held at Caloosa Sound Convention Center located at 1375 Monroe Street in Fort Myers. A networking hour will take [...]

2022 Industry Appreciation Awards Nomination Deadline Extended

2022-07-06T15:59:58-04:00July 6th, 2022|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

The Industry Appreciation Awards, which celebrate Lee County businesses that drive the local economy, employ our workforce and shape their industries, has extended the nomination deadline for the 2022 awards program to July 15. The awards program is coordinated by the Horizon Council, Horizon Foundation, and Lee County Economic Development Office. There is no cost [...]

Last call for 2022 Industry Appreciation Awards nominations

2022-06-16T10:03:05-04:00June 16th, 2022|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Economic Development, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Industry Appreciation Awards, which celebrate Lee County businesses that drive the local economy, employ our workforce and shape their industries, will close nominations for the 2022 awards program on June 30. The awards program is coordinated by the Horizon Foundation, Horizon Council and Lee County Economic Development Office. There is no cost to nominate [...]

Horizon Council Healthcare Task Force extends application deadline to Oct. 10 for 2016 Healthy Workplace Awards

2016-11-08T14:58:59-05:00October 6th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Horizon Council’s Healthcare Task Force has extended the application deadline for the 2016 Healthy Workplace Awards to Monday, Oct. 10. The 2016 Healthy Workplace Awards recognize businesses that actively promote a healthy workplace for employees. Applications can be submitted online at https://form.jotform.com/62132981473154. The awards will be presented to three businesses during the Horizon Council [...]

Lee County Economic Development introduces DevelopLee, an initiative promoting North Fort Myers, MLK Corridor and Lehigh Acres

2016-11-08T14:59:11-05:00June 21st, 2016|Categories: Economic Development, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Lee County continues to rank among the nation’s job growth leaders, yet several communities, including North Fort Myers, the MLK commercial corridor and Lehigh Acres, have lagged behind the ongoing economic recovery.  The Horizon Council and the Lee County Economic Development Office formed the Commercial Revitalization Task Force with business and civic leaders to proactively [...]

Google’s Chief Education Evangelist Jaime Casap to keynote the Horizon Council General Membership Meeting on May 27

2016-11-08T14:59:18-05:00May 4th, 2016|Categories: Economic Development, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Jaime Casap, Google’s Chief Education Evangelist, will deliver the keynote message at the  Horizon Council General Membership Meeting at 8:30 a.m. Friday, May 27 at Harborside Event Center in downtown Fort Myers. Doors will open at 8 a.m. As Google’s chief education evangelist, Casap is responsible for working across all internal teams at Google that [...]

Tickets available for Annual Horizon Council Annual Meeting on Jan. 29

2016-11-08T14:59:27-05:00January 21st, 2016|Categories: Discussions, Economic Development, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Lee County Economic Development Office, the Horizon Council and Horizon Foundation will host the 2016 Annual Meeting on Friday, Jan. 29 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, 1380 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers. To register online, visit www.horizoneventsite.com. Now in its 25th year, the Horizon Council invites local business [...]

Horizon Council recognized Business Excellence at 2013 Industry Appreciation Awards

2016-11-08T15:00:28-05:00September 24th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

This year’s Industry Appreciation Week awards ceremony, held on Friday, Sept. 20 at the Harborside Event Center in the downtown Fort Myers River District, brought out more than 1,000 local business and community leaders to acknowledge excellence in Southwest Florida’s business community. Presented by the Horizon Council, an advisory group to the Lee County Board [...]

Horizon Council to honor Lee County businesses at 2013 Industry Appreciation Week Awards

2016-11-08T15:00:30-05:00August 23rd, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Reservations and sponsorships are available for the 22nd Annual Industry Appreciation Week awards ceremony on Friday, Sept. 20 at the Harborside Event Center in downtown Fort Myers River District. More than 1,000 local business and community leaders are expected to attend the awards luncheon which begins with a networking hour at 10:30 a.m., followed by [...]

Horizon Council celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Industry Appreciation Week in Lee County

2016-11-08T15:01:03-05:00September 21st, 2011|Categories: Awards and Recognition|Tags: , , , |

Local dignitaries and business leaders celebrated the 20th anniversary of Industry Appreciation Week on Friday, Sept. 16 at the Harborside Event Center in downtown Fort Myers River District. Presented by the Horizon Council, an advisory group to the Lee County Board of Commissioners and Fort Myers Regional Partnership, Lee County’s Economic Development Office, Industry Appreciation [...]

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