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Lee BIA Builders Care announces 2018 BBQ, Bands & Brew fundraiser

2018-01-08T14:06:13+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Lee BIA Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) is hosting its ninth annual BBQ, Bands & Brew fundraising event from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, April 8 at Centennial Park in Fort Myers. All proceeds raised go directly to Lee BIA Builders Care to support its [...]

Shell Point’s 2017-2018 Concert Series presents Glenn Miller Orchestra Jan. 18

2017-12-20T10:09:21+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community continues the Performing Arts program of its 2017-2018 Concert Series with a concert by the Glenn Miller Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18 at the Village Church on The Island at Shell Point. The event is open to the public, with tickets available for purchase online at www.shellpoint.org/concerts or [...]

Shell Point’s 2017-2018 Concert Series welcomes Southwest Florida Symphony’s “For the Love of Beethoven” Jan. 11

2017-12-18T09:36:30+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community’s 2017-2018 Concert Series welcomes Southwest Florida Symphony to the stage for a “For the Love of Beethoven” concert performance, beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 11 at the Village Church on The Island at Shell Point. The event is open to the public, with tickets available for purchase online at [...]

Golf course restoration complete, course reopens at Cypress Lake Country Club

2017-12-06T10:37:58+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Fort Myers’ oldest and most historic private golf course, Cypress Lake Country Club, has been expertly restored to its original Dick Wilson design with updates designed to suit modern-day play resulting from changes in golf equipment and technologies. The private, member-only club spent $3.5 million on restorations including an extended course length to approximately 7,000 [...]

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company welcomes Scott Schneider as project manager

2017-12-05T10:58:05+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company (O-A-K), a construction contracting and management company in Fort Myers, has welcomed Scott Schneider to its team as a new project manager.   Originally from Michigan, Schneider brings more than 10 years of management experience to his position with O-A-K, including a well-rounded comprehension of operations ranging from mechanical, electrical and plumbing to [...]

Matanzas on the Bay to host fundraising event Dec. 8 benefiting Symphonic Chorale of Southwest Florida

2017-12-04T12:34:42+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Marketing, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Matanzas on the Bay, an upscale-casual waterfront dining destination on Fort Myers Beach, is hosting its annual fundraising event for the Symphonic Chorale of Southwest Florida on Friday, Dec. 8. Throughout the day, guests will have the opportunity to enjoy caroling by the Symphonic Chorale, and Matanzas on the Bay will be donating a portion [...]

Fifth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk raises $20,700 for Lung Cancer Research Council

2017-11-21T14:03:39+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Lung Cancer Research Council’s fifth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk and Mile of Memories Memorial Walk on Nov. 4 raised more than $20,700 to benefit the Lung Cancer Research Council. Held at the Charlotte Sports Park in Port Charlotte, the 5K race recognized hundreds of loved ones that were lost to lung cancer, also [...]

Stevens Construction earns Contractor of the Year for seventh year

2017-11-21T10:02:21+00:00 November 21st, 2017|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. 17, 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 [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida hosts World Wildlife Conservation Day activities, programs Dec. 2

2017-11-16T12:36:06+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Events, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Every year, the Conservancy cares for approximately 3,800 injured, sick and orphaned native animals. In honor of World Wildlife Conservation Day, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida is hosting a special day of family-friendly activities from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 2 at the Conservancy Nature Center. Dedicated to raising awareness of the need [...]

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company begins Parish Life Center at St. John XXIII Catholic Church

2017-11-16T10:49:34+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company (O-A-K) has begun construction of the Parish Life Center at St. John XXIII Catholic Church, located at 13060 Palomino Lane in Fort Myers. The 22,000-square-foot Parish Life Center will include a large gathering hall with a commercial kitchen for hosting social, spiritual and ministerial events; multipurpose flex-rooms, classrooms and offices to accommodate the [...]

Shell Point hosts “Living to 100: Is There an App for That?” seminar Dec. 4

2017-11-16T09:32:30+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As life expectancies continue to increase as a result of breakthroughs in medicine and technology, it is more important than ever to plan now for the future. Shell Point Retirement Community will host an educational seminar “Living to 100: Is There an App for That?” from 2:15 to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 4 at [...]

Mark Loren earns Spectrum Award from the American Gem Trade Association for creation of unique earrings

2017-11-15T16:56:59+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Mark Loren, owner and founder of Mark Loren Designs, has earned the prestigious Editors’ Choice Spectrum Award from the American Gem Trade Association (AGTA) for creative design. For the competition, Mark Loren presented custom-designed 14K yellow and white gold earrings featuring polyhedral Agate druzy slices and green tourmalines, pink topaz, amethysts and diamonds. The earrings [...]

Norman Love Confections presents a sleigh full of holiday cheer in its 2017 limited-edition Holiday Collection

2017-11-15T12:06:09+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Inspired by the holiday classic, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” the 2017 Norman Love Confections’ Holiday Collection features 10 seasonal chocolate confections named in honor of each reindeer: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen and Rudolph, as well as the jolly old elf himself, Santa. The 2017 Holiday Collection features customers’ favorite flavors from [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s 2017 RedSnook Catch and Release Charity Tournament nets $93,000

2017-11-14T11:51:42+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

  The Conservancy of Southwest Florida and approximately 200 Southwest Florida anglers and guides joined the 2017 RedSnook Catch and Release Charity Tournament Nov. 3-5. The Friday night kick-off event and auction raised $93,000 net to support the Conservancy’s work for estuaries protection including the publication of the 2017 Estuaries Report Card. This year, the [...]

Time for tea at Norman Love Confections’ McGregor Boulevard Chocolate and Dessert Salon

2017-11-09T11:24:46+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Afternoon tea with a Norman Love twist now offered exclusively at McGregor location A traditional afternoon tea with a Norman Love twist is now offered at Norman Love Confections’ McGregor Chocolate and Dessert Salon on Friday and Saturday afternoons by appointment. Guests may choose the Afternoon Tea Special featuring bottomless cups of Tea Forte tea [...]

Society now open at Bell Tower Shops

2017-11-08T09:07:34+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Lunch, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

On the menu: Chef-inspired, modern American cuisine Society, a new modern American restaurant, is now open at Bell Tower Shops in Fort Myers, introducing innovative, chef-inspired cuisine and craft cocktails made with the finest, freshest ingredients. A restaurant with strong culinary roots, Society features the award-winning talents of Executive Chef Todd Erickson, a champion of [...]

Stevens Construction breaks ground on Gulf Coast Medical Center Skilled Nursing Unit

2017-11-02T11:03:54+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has started construction of a 57,000-square-foot, post-acute care skilled nursing unit for Lee Health, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Developed by Aquila Healthcare Development, Lee Health is leasing the three-story, 75-bed medical facility, which will provide post-acute services for patients needing short-term medical recovery and rehabilitation after their hospital stays. With architectural services [...]

Mother Nature offers scenic entertainment aboard the Good Fortune II

2017-10-26T11:45:03+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Conservancy of Southwest Florida eco cruises to set sail Nov. 1 – May 31   For those looking for a unique and memorable Southwest Florida experience, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida will offer exclusive eco cruises through Rookery Bay from Nov. 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018 aboard the Good Fortune II. Locals and guests [...]

Bell Tower Shops hosts “Furry Fans” Yappy Hour Nov. 10, benefiting Gulf Coast Humane Society

2017-10-25T09:26:19+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pet-friendly, football-themed event to feature live music, fun and adoptable pets Bell Tower Shops and the Gulf Coast Humane Society have partnered to host a football-themed, “Furry Fans” Yappy Hour block party on Friday, Nov. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Center Court. Held on the second Friday of each month, Yappy Hour is [...]

Shell Point’s 2017-2018 Concert Series welcomes world-renowned pianist Thomas Pandolfi Nov. 9

2017-10-20T09:37:03+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community is kicking off the Concerts & Conversations program of its 2017-2018 Concert Series with a performance by pianist Thomas Pandolfi at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9 at the Grand Cypress Room at The Woodlands at Shell Point. As part of the Concerts & Conversations program, guests can enjoy fellowship and [...]

PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar dishes up new menu items

2017-10-18T13:23:11+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Categories: Lunch, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A selection of tasty new dishes have made their way onto the menu at PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar on Fort Myers Beach, bringing restaurant-goers an eye-catching and palate-pleasing dining experience. On top of its newest additions, the restaurant is also reintroducing a couple of well-known favorites. New appetizers on the menu include the [...]

Shell Point presents 12th annual Artists and Artisans Holiday Bazaar Nov. 3-4

2017-10-17T11:22:39+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Categories: Events, Home and Garden, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Shell Point Retirement Community invites the community to join its 12th annual Artists and Artisans Holiday Bazaar, taking place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3, and Saturday, Nov. 4 at The Village Church on The Island at Shell Point. Hosted by creative Shell Point residents, the annual event will feature one-of-a-kind [...]

Ocean Prime celebrates upcoming James Beard House dinner with a chef’s feature showcasing creativity and culinary artistry

2017-10-16T14:40:18+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In celebration of Ocean Prime’s upcoming “Ultimate Surf & Turf” dinner at the James Beard House in New York City, Ocean Prime Naples will feature a dish from the exclusive menu for a limited time. Now through November 30th, guests can enjoy Ahi Tuna Rossini topped with seared foie gras, caramelized mushrooms, carrots, and Brussels [...]

Spirit Halloween now open at Bell Tower Shops

2017-10-13T10:47:30+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In time for the Halloween season, Bell Tower Shops is pleased to announce that Spirit Halloween is making an appearance at Bell Tower Shops in Fort Myers. Spirit Halloween is now open to the public, offering an array of décor, costumes and accessories for all ages. Spirit Halloween is the largest Halloween specialty retailer in [...]

Lee County to host Roy Hobbs World Series and River Romp sailing regatta in October

2017-10-13T09:33:19+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This October, well-known annual sporting events, including the 29th annual Roy Hobbs Baseball World Series and the 2017 USA Junior Olympic Sailing Festival – River Romp, are returning to Lee County. October events are anticipated to attract new sports visitors to the region, while providing a range of activities for local sports enthusiasts to enjoy. [...]

Guadalupe Center partners with celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart to raise funds for Hurricane Irma survivors

2017-10-12T09:47:00+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Photographer’s “Resilient Light” project captures the resilience of the Immokalee community Following Hurricane Irma, renowned photographer Jeremy Cowart and crew traveled to Southwest Florida to capture the undocumented strength of victims of Hurricane Irma. Using an innovative lighting process, Cowart’s images captured the resilient light found in survivors, as they work to rebuild their lives. [...]

Stevens Construction awarded H2 Innovation Center

2017-10-11T09:52:12+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has been awarded the construction management services of H2 Innovation Center, located at 8695 College Parkway in Fort Myers, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Stevens Construction will be providing an exterior façade and interior renovation to the existing 123,656-square-foot Atrium building. With construction starting next month, H2 Innovation Center will be a state-of-the-art [...]

Scout & Molly’s Boutique now open at Bell Tower Shops

2017-10-10T08:58:07+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Scout & Molly’s Boutique has opened its newest franchise location at Bell Tower Shops in Fort Myers. The new women’s boutique offers upscale designer clothing as well as original chic designs including Sita Murt, Amour Vert, Elan, Shilla, French Connection and more. Scout & Molly’s Boutique is where today’s transcending woman goes to find that special [...]

Alexander Menendez joins Pavese Law Firm

2017-10-06T08:54:56+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Attorney Alexander Menendez has joined Pavese Law Firm and will be practicing in the areas of Condominium and Homeowners’ Association Law, and Commercial and Residential Transactions. Prior to joining Pavese Law Firm, Menendez interned with First American Title and worked as a law clerk and legal assistant to civil litigation firms in St. Petersburg, Florida. Menendez [...]

Bell Tower Shops presents Halloween Spooktacular at the Tower Oct. 28

2017-10-20T13:03:40+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Bell Tower Shops is calling all goblins, ghosts, princesses and superheroes to get into the Halloween spirit during its annual Halloween Spooktacular at the Tower, taking place from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28 at Center Court at Bell Tower Shops. Bell Tower Shops is offering a fun, free and safe environment for [...]

Hoots & Hisses returns to Conservancy of Southwest Florida Oct. 28

2017-10-05T10:09:53+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Eco-friendly Halloween happenings are creeping up at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida during its annual Hoots & Hisses event, to be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Conservancy Nature Center. The family-friendly Halloween event will feature a variety of fun and educational experiences for all ages. In addition [...]

Raymond Building Supply, PGT Industries partner to provide hurricane supplies to Southwest Florida community, first responders

2017-09-21T11:17:43+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

As Southwest Florida begins to recover from the damage caused by Hurricane Irma, Raymond Building Supply partnered with PGT Industries to provide much-needed supplies to first responders and members of the community in order to aid in their efforts to rebuild. On Sept. 14-15, Raymond Building Supply and PGT Industries handed out free food, 1,000 [...]

Western Global Airlines’ CEO and Founder, Jim Neff, appoints General Brooks Bash as President

2017-08-01T10:26:24+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Western Global Airlines’ CEO and Founder, Jim Neff, is pleased to announce the appointment of General Brooks L. Bash as President.  Headquartered in Estero, Florida, Western Global Airlines (WGA) is a leading US DOT certificated FAA part 121 all-cargo airline with worldwide coverage which owns and operates a fleet of 13 wide body freighters with [...]

Construction of Creative World School begins in Gateway

2017-07-31T08:57:46+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company (O-A-K) has broken ground on a Creative World School in Gateway, located at 11961 Fairway Lakes Drive in Fort Myers. Owners Amy and Chris O’Malley are excited to be opening their third Creative World School franchise in Gateway. The 13,000-square-foot school will be opening in January 2018 and is able to accommodate up [...]

Industry partners band together to donate equipment trailer to Lee BIA Builders Care

2017-07-26T16:26:35+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Trailer to assist in providing emergency repairs to Lee County residents in need Earlier this year, board members and long-time supporters of the Lee Building Industry Association (Lee BIA) pledged funds to provide Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee BIA, with a much-needed equipment trailer. Donated at no cost to Lee BIA [...]

Back-to-School Treat – Kids Eat Free at Jason’s Deli from Aug. 4-6

2017-07-25T12:28:15+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Categories: Events, Lunch, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Jason’s Deli of Southwest Florida, a leading family-owned deli chain, is hosting its ninth annual ‘Kids Eat Free’ event from Friday, Aug. 4 through Sunday, Aug. 6, offering complimentary meals to children aged 12 and under at all six Southwest Florida restaurant locations. According to a recent survey conducted by the National Retail Federation, parents [...]

Norman Love Confections hosts July 27 blood drive at McGregor Boulevard location

2017-07-18T14:27:51+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Norman Love Confections is partnering with Lee Health to host a blood drive on Thursday, July 27 from 1-4 p.m. at Norman Love Confections’ Fort Myers-McGregor Chocolate Salon at 13621 McGregor Blvd., Suite 105 in the Terra Design Center in Fort Myers. Donors will receive two fresh-baked cookies from Norman Love Confections as a thank [...]

Norman Love Confections Hosts July 22 Garage and Bake Sale to Benefit Company Chef’s Young Son Battling Life-Threatening Infection

2017-07-17T15:13:07+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Norman Love Confections, creators and distributors of award-winning, handcrafted artisan chocolates, is holding a garage and bake sale – featuring a wide variety of home goods, furnishings, clothing and more as well as delectable baked goods from Norman Love Confections. The sale will benefit 7-year-old Cole Williams, the young son of Gary Williams, a chef [...]

Drs. Alexander Eaton and Hussein Wafapoor named among nation’s top doctors in ophthalmology

2017-07-11T17:07:55+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Drs. Alexander Eaton and Hussein Wafapoor have been recognized among the nation’s Top Doctors in ophthalmology by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. This prestigious ‘Top Doctors’ ranking identifies the nation’s leading one percent of physicians in their field after physicians submit nominations, which are reviewed by Castle Connolly’s independent doctor-led research team. Dr. Eaton’s Background Dr. [...]

Shell Point’s Community Thrift Store celebrates sixth year in business

2017-07-06T15:09:15+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Anniversary celebration to include 50 percent savings, giveaways Shell Point Retirement Community’s Community Thrift Store is celebrating its sixth year in business, and invites Southwest Florida residents to join the celebration during a storewide summer sale, taking place Tuesday, July 11, through Saturday, July 15, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 15501 Old McGregor [...]

Michael Waskiewicz joins Stevens Construction Inc.

2017-07-06T14:41:53+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Michael Waskiewicz has joined Stevens Construction as project manager, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Waskiewicz will have overall responsibility for the management and execution of health care and commercial projects during all phases of design and construction, ensuring projects maintain budget and schedule. Waskiewicz will also work closely with the design team to provide cost [...]

Erica Castner empowers sales and business professionals to “Rev Up Your It Factor” in 13 weeks

2017-07-05T15:09:43+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Hot Tips, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Business breakthrough coach Erica Castner is gearing up to introduce a new 13-week course titled, Rev Up Your “It Factor,” aimed at helping sales professionals and business owners attract quality clients, expand their presence, master the art of productivity, and boost confidence. The course will be held at Endeavor Innovative Workspace, 8831 Business Park Dr. [...]

Pure Florida presents Bark on the Ark July 15

2017-06-20T14:41:17+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pure Florida’s Fort Myers location will present Bark on the Ark cruise from 8 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 15. Guests will have the opportunity to bring their dogs aboard the M/V Edison Explorer for a sightseeing river cruise to Picnic Island, an island located between Sanibel and Pine Island that exhibits the natural [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida announces summer programs

2017-05-24T14:34:48+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Events, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Conservancy of Southwest Florida is offering fun and educational experiences for guests to enjoy this summer at the Conservancy Nature Center. From daily education programs to free admission days to an informative speaker series, a variety of activities and programs are available throughout the summer for guests of all ages. Daily education programs Daily education [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida honored for ripple effect campaign

2017-05-02T15:56:43+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Conservancy of Southwest Florida was recognized by the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Southwest Chapter with an Image Award for the execution of a public affairs campaign, entitled “The Ripple Effect.” Dedicated to protecting Southwest Florida’s land, water and wildlife, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida is focused on addressing the impact of Lake Okeechobee flows [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s Earth Day Festival draws more than 1,000

2017-04-28T12:47:15+00:00 April 28th, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

More than 1,000 people came out to the Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s Earth Day Festival on April 22 to enjoy a day of fun and celebration of Southwest Florida’s water, land, wildlife and future. “From live animal shows and fossil digs to great music and food, our annual event offers a day of fun for [...]

Elmquist Eye Group Celebrates 25 Years in Business

2017-04-26T16:20:17+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A quarter century of helping Southwest Florida patients see clearly Elmquist Eye Group is proud to celebrate 25 years in business this May. First founded by Dr. Trevor Elmquist with a Fort Myers office in 1992, Elmquist Eye Group was established with a single promise – to provide patients within the local community with the [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida shows python necropsy and breeding season results

2017-04-14T14:06:06+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Categories: Discussions, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Efforts concentrate on disrupting python egg-laying cycles More than four years of research is yielding remarkable results in the study and management of the invasive Burmese python in Southwest Florida. Over the course of four breeding seasons, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s wildlife biologists have removed more than 6,500 pounds of python and more than [...]

School District of Lee County hosts information session for bus drivers April 19

2017-04-10T16:19:23+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Categories: Events, Hot Tips, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The School District of Lee County is hosting an information session for individuals interested in applying for a bus driver position within the District from 6 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19 at the Lee County Public Education Center, located at 2855 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers. Candidates are asked to RSVP for the [...]

Pure Florida cruises celebrate mothers May 12-14

2017-04-10T13:14:43+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Moms cruise free with purchase of adult or child ticket Pure Florida’s Naples and Fort Myers locations will celebrate Mother’s Day weekend May 12-14 by offering moms free cruises aboard all sightseeing, river and sunset cruises when accompanied by paid adult or child admission. Passengers cruising from Pure Florida’s Naples location will sail the Gordon [...]

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