Kathleen O. Berkey awarded Women in Business’ APEX Award

Kathleen O. Berkey was named 2021 APEX Awards recipient at the annual event of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business Committee. The APEX Awards recognize local women with outstanding reputations for professionalism, philanthropy and leadership. The 15th annual APEX Awards were held Nov. 12 at The Westin Resort at Marina Village.

Greater Fort Myers Chamber to discuss economic development in Southwest Florida at Nov. 19 luncheon

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on Friday, Nov. 19 will provide valuable insight on economic development in Southwest Florida. Attendees of the luncheon will hear from guest speaker John Talmage, director of the Lee County Economic Development Office, discussing the current state of the economy and latest data as well as.

Leadership NEXT networking social Nov. 9 to provide pre-session legislation update

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business professionals, will host a networking program from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9, educating attendees with a pre-session legislation update. The Leadership NEXT program will feature a non-partisan review, welcoming Reps. Spencer Roach and Jenna Persons-Mulicka as guest speakers. Attendees will hear from state legislators.

Women in Business to spotlight pet adoption in Southwest Florida at Nov. 3 networking event

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business Committee will offer valuable insight on local pet adoption during its adoption awareness networking event on Wednesday, Nov. 3 at Bell Tower in Fort Myers. The Women in Business program will showcase Gulf Coast Humane Society and its more than 70 years of animal welfare.

Greater Fort Myers Chamber to explore workforce housing at Oct. 21 luncheon

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 21 will explore workforce housing in Southwest Florida. Attendees of the luncheon will hear from a panel of guest speakers, including Becky Lucas, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties, Phillip Ford, executive vice president of the Lee Building Industry.

Greater Fort Myers Chamber to explore workforce housing at Oct. 21 luncheon

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 21 will explore workforce housing in Southwest Florida. Attendees of the luncheon will hear from a panel of guest speakers, including Becky Lucas, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties, Phillip Ford, executive vice president of the Lee Building Industry.

Leadership NEXT to host Oct. 12 networking event at Kava Culture

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business professionals, will host a networking program from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 12 at Kava Culture Kava Bar, located at 2400 First St., Suite 104, in downtown Fort Myers. Kava Culture is a plant-based ethnobotanical company that serves organic, all-natural kava, botanicals, CBD, kombucha and.

Greater Fort Myers Chamber announces schedule for inaugural SWFL Craft Beer Week Sept. 2-6

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce is presenting its inaugural SWFL Craft Beer Week on Sept. 2-6 with a series of events celebrating Southwest Florida’s craft breweries. SWFL Craft Beer Week kicks off the celebration with an exclusive VIP event – Beers, Bowling & Bites at HeadPinz Fort Myers – and continues with events.

Greater Fort Myers Chamber to explore unique ways companies help their community at Aug. 18 luncheon

The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on Wednesday, Aug. 18 will explore the unique ways companies are helping their communities in Southwest Florida. Attendees of the Chamber luncheon will hear from a dynamic panel of local business professionals, who have implemented creative ways to serve their community. The five guest speakers include.