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The Founders Fund welcomes Placeres to board

01/18/2019

The Founders Fund Board of Trustees is pleased to announce Olga Placeres has joined their current 2019 board. Placeres is active in the community volunteering her time and talents to many causes. She is the CFO and Agency Manager at Preferred Travel of Naples and has been with the company for 30 years. “I’m excited…

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Goodwill offers Digital Training classes

01/18/2019

The Goodwill Digital Training Center (GDTC) will be offered for individuals interested in enhancing their digital skills. The training is offered at no cost. GDTC participants can improve their digital skills and earn certifications. Our organization is a certified assessment center for the Northstar Digital Literacy Project. The Northstar Digital Literacy Project defines basic skills…

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Lee County announces three meetings to inform the public about flood-mitigation efforts

01/14/2019

Lee County is planning three public meetings to inform stakeholders and residents about the yearlong effort the county has started for Phase 3 of its post-Hurricane Irma flood-mitigation efforts.   The informational meetings will be formatted as a drop-in 4 to 6 p.m. on three consecutive Thursdays at various county locations. They are:   ·        Jan.…

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Stevens Construction earns Contractor of the Year for eighth year

12/15/2018

Stevens Construction Inc. earned four awards at the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) Industry Awards event on Nov. 3, 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…

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Pain Management Consultants Announces New Building in Fort Myers

12/15/2018

Pain Management Consultants, PL, an independent private practice, has announced its new building at 7964 Summerlin Lakes Drive in Fort Myers. Constructed by Northern Contracting, the 13,500-square-foot building will serve as the pain center’s sole location until January 2019 when two additional locations will open in Cape Coral and Bonita Springs. “Our new Fort Myers…

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KGT Remodeling welcomes Tom Wegwert as Production Manager

12/14/2018

KGT Remodeling announces Thomas Wegwert as the company’s new production manager. Wegwert, who recently joined the KGT team, brings over 40 years of experience in the remodeling, building and construction industry. He most recently served as president and managing partner of a local general contracting firm and prior, had a 19-year career with Centex Homes.…

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KGT Remodeling welcomes Wegwert as production manager

12/13/2018

KGT Remodeling announced Thomas Wegwert as the company’s new production manager. Wegwert, who recently joined the KGT team, brings over 40 years of experience in the remodeling, building and construction industry. He most recently served as president and managing partner of a local general contracting firm and prior, had a 19-year career with Centex Homes.…

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BCB Homes appoints Territory director

12/13/2018

BCB Homes appointed Jeff Blevins to the position of Territory Director for the Boca Grande market, and all of Sarasota, Charlotte and Lee counties. Blevins joined the company earlier this year, and his expanded role includes working closely with clients to ensure an excellent building experience, as well as continuing to grow the company’s luxury…

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Florida Skin Center opens in Punta Gorda

12/13/2018

Florida Skin Center welcomed many area physicians, organizational spokespeople, media representatives, family and friends to the grand opening of its Punta Gorda office earlier this month. Although Florida Skin Center’s fourth location has been open since May, this event gave attendees the opportunity to tour six specially-designed Mohs surgical suites, dedicated exclusively to Mohs micrographically…

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Findley Wise Wealth Management now Touchstone Wealth Partners

12/13/2018

Touchstone Wealth Partners and UBS announced the evolution of its nationally recognized group to include three UBS office locations in Ohio, New York and Florida. The “touchstone” of the team’s advice continues to be financial planning. With the formal recognition of the team’s three UBS office locations, the scope of their services now aligns more…

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