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 evening gala recognizing local women, also Chamber members, with outstanding reputations for professionalism, philanthropy and leadership.

“This annual event is a true celebration of our members and their commitment to professional excellence, service and mentorship,” said Kelly Talamo, co-chair of the 2019 Apex Awards.

“We encourage the community to nominate their deserving leaders for this prestigious recognition as we pay tribute to the many inspirational, hardworking women of Southwest Florida,” shared Apex co-chair Tracy Siekmann.

The 14th annual Apex Awards dinner will be held on Saturday, Aug. 17 at The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village in Cape Coral. Five finalists will be recognized during the event, and one will be named the recipient of this year’s Apex Award.

For more information on nominating an individual or purchasing tickets for the event, please contact Katie Hanson at Katie@fortmyers.org or 239-332-2930 ext. 211.

About Women in Business

Part of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, the Women in Business committee is dedicated to helping women achieve their fullest professional and personal potential. A variety of networking and educational programs are offered throughout the year, typically the first Wednesday of every month from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

About the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce:
Serving Lee County and surrounding areas since 1989, the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, Inc. is a business organization of professionals who support and promote a progressive, sustainable community. The Chamber represents nearly 800 businesses, professionals and individuals throughout Lee County, providing opportunities for members to participate in a variety of meaningful networking, educational and community- and business-focused programs and events. The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is located at 2310 Edwards Drive in downtown Fort Myers. For additional information regarding membership opportunities or events please call 239-332-3624 or visit www.fortmyers.org. For the latest news and updates, follow the Chamber on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gfmcc or Twitter at @FtMyersChamber.