Preferred Travel of Naples held Insight Vacations’ Solo Traveler Talk

Preferred Travel of Naples held an Insight Vacations’ Solo Traveler talk recently at Total Wine & More in Estero. Guests enjoyed a wine tasting that included four different wine selections. The tasting was followed by a special travel presentation by Michelle Suker, District Sales Manager of Insight Vacations. Suker discussed solo travelling opportunities and European [ Read more → ]

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is June 15th in Collier County

Living on the Paradise Coast, one might wonder if something like elder abuse touches our community. The National Council on Aging estimates that one in ten Americans ages 60 and over have experienced abuse falling into two major categories — neglect or exploitation. The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) reports having conducted 570 [ Read more → ]

EMPLOYER OF CHOICE

EMPLOYER OF CHOICE “Employer of Choice” means primarily means your business is a great and desirable place to work. It also gives your business a huge advantage in attracting better candidates and retaining employees. When a business is hiring, the employer should want candidates choosing to work for them. They also want employees to choose [ Read more → ]

Hodges University and BB&T to Provide Financial Literacy to SWFL Community May 30

Hodges University is pleased to announce the BB&T Bank Bus will be returning to the Fort Myers campus for the second year in a row to provide community residents with valuable information regarding financial literacy and financial planning. “We are excited to bring the BB&T Bank Bus back to Hodges University. This is a great [ Read more → ]

GOLISANO FOUNDATION GRANTS $300K TO EXPAND BEST BUDDIES IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA

Fort Myers, FL, May 7, 2018 — Best Buddies International, a nonprofit founded in 1989 by Anthony K. Shriver to establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), is excited to announce a generous grant from the Golisano Foundation [ Read more → ]

KGT Remodeling held “Wine, Design & Location” Event

KGT Remodeling held a “Wine, Design & Location” event for home owners and real estate professionals. The special event had nearly 50 people in attendance and was held on June 7 at Clive Daniel Home in Naples. Guests enjoyed wine, appetizers, and networking with local experts who discussed design, remodeling, funding and insurance processes that [ Read more → ]

Oasis Senior Advisors names Sharon Cupach VP of Franchise Development

Sharon Cupach believes a shared vision is the cornerstone of success. Her confidence in the goals and leadership behind Bonita Springs, Florida-based Oasis Senior Advisors has played a key role in the franchisor’s rapid growth, and her recent promotion to Vice President of Franchise Development reflects the company’s commitment to helping people find the right [ Read more → ]

Leadership Coalition on Aging to host “Senior Housing and How to Pay for It” – July 12

The Leadership Coalition on Aging (LCA) will be hosting the second session of their three-part educational series on senior empowerment on Thursday, July 12 from 1 to 3 pm at Bradford Square located at 3255 Vanderbilt Beach Road in Naples. This session is being held to educate community seniors on “Senior Housing and How to [ Read more → ]

Grand opening celebration set for model homes at River Club

Home sales are now underway at D.R. Horton Southwest Florida’s River Club, an enticing new gated community near Charlotte Harbor. A grand opening for two model homes is scheduled for Saturday, June 9, from noon to 2 p.m., with pricing starting in the low-$200s. The luxurious community offers six intriguing floor plans to choose from [ Read more → ]

Gather celebrates start of summer all month long

The weather is heating up and so is the action at Cape Coral’s newest premier waterfront dining spot. Specials and events throughout June make this the perfect time to eat, drink and chill at Gather. Order any breakfast item between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. all month long and the second breakfast item is free. [ Read more → ]