Successful business figures to discuss value of generosity

Many times, it pays to give just a little more. Business leaders who found success through making an extra effort to do for others, whether it’s in their work or in their communities, will share their secrets at a pair of Above Board Chamber of Florida seminars.

Vicki Thomas Tracy, chief operating officer at Gulf Coast International Properties, will serve as the master of ceremonies for the first of the two luncheon meetings, set for Monday, March 11 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Hilton Naples on 5111 Tamiami Trail N. The following panelists will talk about the rewards of going above and beyond:

· Brian Rist, executive chairman of Storm Smart.

· Lee Kraus, president of the Naples Women’s Club.

· Melanie King Musick, area director of Best Buddies Florida.

· Matthew Flores, co-owner and partner of Zampogna Flores, PLLC.

Register at AboveBoardChamber.com or call 239-910-7426. The cost on or before Thursday, March 7 is $30 for members and $38 for non-members. After March 7, it’s $35 for members and $40 for non-members. Lunch is included in the price.

Tri-Town Construction and Jarvis Property Restoration are the sponsors, and the featured nonprofit is the Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples.

Connie Ramos-Williams, president and chief marketing officer of CONRIC PR & Marketing, is the master of ceremonies for the second meeting, to take place on Thursday, March 14 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza on 13051 Bell Tower Drive in Fort Myers. She’ll lead the following panelists:

· Brian Rist, executive chairman of Storm Smart.

· Gail Markham, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company, P.A.

· Diana Willis, owner of Jason’s Deli of Southwest Florida and The Wilrock Group LLC.

· Marc Collins, owner of Marc Collins Designs.

Register at AboveBoardChamber.com or call 239-910-7426. The cost on or before Friday, March 8 is $30 for members and $38 for non-members. After March 8, it’s $35 for members and $40 for non-members. Lunch is included in the price.

The meeting is sponsored by Janet Moore, risk consultant/advisor for Lykes Insurance and Lynn Brewer, owner of Cloud 9 Float & Spa.

Yearly sponsors for the Above Board Chamber of Florida are Tri-Town Construction LLC, Conditioned Air, CONRIC PR & Marketing, Creative Business Coaches, Spada Salon and Day Spa, Your Walking Billboard LLC, Charlie McDonald Photography, Lady in Pink Photography LLC and Signarama Fort Myers (North).

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This article was submitted by a Guest Author of the Above Board Chamber.