Profile by Sanford to open weight loss center in Fort Myers

A personalized weight-loss solution is coming to Fort Myers. Profile by Sanford, a nutrition and lifestyle coaching service, is opening its third Florida franchise on Friday, Jan. 25 in the Cypress Trace plaza at the corner of U.S. 41 and Cypress Lake Drive. Fort Myers Mayor Randy Henderson will be among those in attendance for [ Read more → ]

New Creative Events & Rentals owner has big plans for season

A new era is dawning for a 45-year-old Southwest Florida business that is the largest of its kind in the region. Al Mueller, the new owner of Creative Events & Rentals, has been investing money, time and energy into the company since buying it in May 2017. With his second season getting underway, he’s ready [ Read more → ]

Manufacturing job fair set for Fort Myers, Naples

Manufacturers and career-minded job seekers have a can’t-miss opportunity in front of them. The Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association, better known as the SRMA, will conduct a hiring event at a pair of CareerSource Southwest Florida offices on Thursday, Feb. 28 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. The Fort Myers location is at 4150 Ford St. Extension, and [ Read more → ]

PAWS Assistance Dogs receives 2019 Diamond Volunteer Award from Kelly E. Capolino

PAWS Assistance Dogs was honored as a Diamond Volunteer award winner at a cocktail reception held January 24 at Naples Art Association in downtown Naples. Kelly E. Capolino, local Realtor and philanthropist, is the founder and creator of the annual Diamond Volunteer Awards program which recognizes local charitable organizations for their work in the community. [ Read more → ]

The Jac makes Valentine’s Day dinner extra sweet

The perfect island setting for an exceptional Valentine’s Day dinner is The Jac Sanibel Island Bar & Grille. The new restaurant on Periwinkle Way is planning a three-course prix fixe special to help guests make just the right impression on that certain someone. Couples start with a pre-selected bottle of wine and choice of soup [ Read more → ]

Virtual Dementia Tour to visit Cape Coral, Coconut Point

The community is gaining a better understanding of Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia thanks to Oasis Senior Advisors. The Bonita Springs-based national franchisor is taking its Virtual Dementia Tour on the road in February to a pair of Lee Health facilities. The one-of-a-kind sensory experience will be available at no cost on Wednesday, Feb. 13 from [ Read more → ]

Panel to discuss hiring solutions for local manufacturers

Labor shortages can disrupt production, inhibit growth and stifle company revenues. Manufacturers can learn how to prevent them and soften their impact at an upcoming Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association roundtable. “Hiring Strategies: Recruitment & Retention” will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 8-9:30 a.m. at Hodges University on 2647 Professional Circle in Naples. “Securing [ Read more → ]

Third on Canvas art auction to benefit two local charities will be held February 21

Tickets are still available for the Third on Canvas live art auction to be held on Thursday, February 21 from 5 to 8 pm at the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club. Guests will enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres, plus, a silent and live auction that will include art created by artists selected for this [ Read more → ]

Personal experience leads Oasis Senior Advisors to prioritize safety

The safety of our loved ones is our utmost concern. Oasis Senior Advisors exists to help seniors and their families identify secure options for senior housing and determine which is the right fit for a safe, healthy, fulfilling experience. In many cases, the advisors have firsthand understanding. John Brown, a Certified Senior Advisor at the [ Read more → ]

Ceremony to honor late Dress for Success SW Florida founder

A celebration of life ceremony is planned in honor of Barbara Dell, founder and former CEO of Dress for Success SW Florida. Dress for Success Worldwide CEO Joi Gordon, Fort Myers Mayor Randy Henderson, Florida House Majority Leader Dane Eagle, and fellow recipients of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Apex [ Read more → ]