Kimberly Royal Receives Prestigious “40 Under 40” Award from Gulfshore Business Magazine

Dr. Andrew T. Jaffe, founder of Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, is pleased to announce that Kimberly Royal, Director of Marketing and Development, has been selected to receive Gulfshore Business Magazine’s prestigious “40 Under 40” award.

Royal is one of 40 recipients to earn the distinction in 2013. Every year since 2003, Gulfshore Business recognizes 40 professionals under the age of 40 who have distinguished themselves in both their professional lives and in service to the community.

“I am honored to receive this award and proud to be recognized alongside other accomplished, young business professionals in the Southwest Florida community,” says Kimberly Royal.

Kimberly Royal joined the team at Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery in June 2010 and has been instrumental in establishing successful strategies for progress and expansion for the practice’s multiple locations across Collier, Lee and Charlotte counties. During her career, Kimberly has overseen the marketing and development of four new locations and more than several additions to the professional medical staff.

As a distinguished representative of Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, Royal serves on the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Co-Chair elect of the Women In Business Committee, and is an active member of Florida Public Relations Association and Health Management Association of Lee County. During her free time she regularly volunteers at charitable organizations such as United Way and sits on the Board of Directors for Special Equestrians.

On Friday, September 20, 2013, the community will come together to celebrate the accomplishments of Royal and all of the other “40 Under 40” recipients at the Gulfshore Business 11th Annual 40 Under 40 Cocktail Party and Awards Celebration at the Sidney & Berne Art Center.

About Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery

Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery is Southwest Florida’s largest and most comprehensive skin center. Founded in Naples, Florida in 2000 by Andrew T. Jaffe, MD, Riverchase has maintained its initial vision of providing the best comprehensive skin cancer, dermatology and cosmetic surgery services for over a decade. The caring and skilled providers at Riverchase use the latest techniques and equipment to diagnose and treat a wide range of skin disorders and cosmetic concerns. Riverchase has many convenient Southwest Florida locations in North Naples, Downtown Naples, Marco Island, Fort Myers, Downtown Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and North Port. In addition, Riverchase also has two Spa Blue MD locations offering aesthetic spa services in North Naples and Fort Myers. For more information, call 1-800-591-DERM (3376) or visit their website at
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