Going Places

Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto named executive vice president of Hope Healthcare


Samira K. Beckwith, president and CEO of Hope Healthcare, announced that Florida State Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto has been named executive vice president of the not-for-profit organization. With a distinguished career in public service that spans two decades, Benacquisto was first elected to the Florida Senate to represent Southwest Florida in 2010 and was subsequently reelected…

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League Club $25,000 grant will help Immokalee Foundation students improve their reading skills for career success


A $25,000 grant awarded by The League Club will be used by The Immokalee Foundation to address a recurring challenge faced by students in its groundbreaking program, Career Pathways: Empowering Students to Succeed. One objective of the life-changing Career Pathways initiative is for students to receive industry-recognized certifications to help them enter into and advance…

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The Immokalee Foundation receives $10,000 grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield to support innovative Career Pathways program


The Immokalee Foundation received a $10,000 grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield to support the foundation’s groundbreaking program, Career Pathways: Empowering Students to Succeed. Career Pathways is an innovative, career-readiness program that introduces students to well-paying career opportunities in high-demand employment sectors. Additionally, Career Pathways guides students to the industry-recognized certifications that provide entry into…

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Beautiful Health welcomes Julie Semaan


Beautiful Health is excited to announce that Julie Semaan has recently joined the team as the lead esthetician. Semaan is a highly experienced and licensed esthetician with over 11 years of experience in her field. She’s known for having a passion for helping her clients to look and feel their absolute best. Semaan is certified…

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Marissa Hill Joins MNMW as HR Manager/Consultant


Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Co., P.A. (MNMW) welcomes Marissa Hill, SHRM-SCP, MBA-HRM to the firm as the Human Resources Manager/Consultant. In her role, she will manage all human resource (HR) matters for MNMW as well as provide HR consulting to clients. “We are happy to welcome Marissa to the MNMW family,” said Karen Mosteller,…

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Sanibel Captiva Community Bank hires Wright


John Wright has joined Sanibel Captiva Community Bank as a credit analyst. With the continued growth of the Bank’s lending division he will provide support by conducting credit analysis, annual loan reviews and loan presentations. Wright is a seasoned banker with more than 30 years of industry experience. Over his extensive banking career, he has…

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Pflugi Named IT Infrastructure Manager for Cypress Living


(Fort Myers, FL – May 6, 2020) – Cypress Living has appointed David Pflugi as IT Infrastructure Manager for its operations supporting the HealthPark Florida-based parent company and its affiliates Cypress Cove and Cypress at Home. Pflugi, who for the last three years has headed up technology security efforts at NeoGenomics of Fort Myers, will…

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Beaulieu Named to Cypress at Home Marketing Post


(Fort Myers, FL – May 5, 2020) – Jeanne Beaulieu of Fort Myers has been appointed business development representative for HealthPark Florida-based in-home care provider Cypress at Home. Beaulieu brings to Cypress at Home, years of experience in helping market, develop, and nurture medical and health care businesses. Her responsibilities for Cypress at Home will…

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Aloia Roland expands business law practice with the addition of Scott Hertz


Aloia, Roland, Lubell & Morgan, PLLC recently expanded its business law practice with the addition of seasoned attorney, Scott Hertz. Hertz joins the firm with an established background in construction law, contract law and litigation, commercial law and real estate litigation. Hertz also represents clients in front of Southwest Florida government agencies dealing with licensing,…

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Sanibel Captiva Community Bank hires Heales


Brandy Heales has joined Sanibel Captiva Community Bank as a loan coordinator in the bank’s residential lending division. She is responsible for supporting residential loan officers in assisting customers with residential loans, including conventional and construction loans. Heales has more than two decades of experience in the realty and banking industries. She previously worked as…

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