AAF-SWFL to honor the best in advertising creative

Excellence in the art of advertising creative will once again be rewarded in Southwest Florida as the American Advertising Federation-Southwest Florida (AAF-SWFL) holds the American Advertising Awards competition for produced advertising work that ran in 2020. Advertising agencies, freelance creatives, in-house corporate creative teams, and advertisers can enter their best work of the year at.

Deadline extended for 2021 Industry Appreciation Awards applications

Due to overwhelming demand the Horizon Council, Horizon Foundation and Lee County Economic Development Office (EDO) have extended the application deadline for the 2021 Industry Appreciation Awards (IAA), which celebrate the Lee County business community and recognize outstanding local businesses that have positively influenced Southwest Florida. The new deadline for applications to be received is.

Chambers unite to help businesses thrive in 2021

The Above Board Chamber of Florida and the Greater Naples Chamber will ring in the new year with a powerful webinar, “Thriving in Uncertain Times,” on Wednesday, Jan. 13 from noon – 1:00 p.m. Executive coach Andy Robinson and Michael Wynn, president of Sunshine Ace Hardware, will discuss action steps to help you thrive personally.

FPRA Southwest Florida Chapter hosting program on how to get the PR your business deserves

The Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association invites business leaders and public relations professionals to attend the upcoming hybrid event, “The Intersection of Earned and Paid Media (AKA, How Your Paid Digital Marketing Supports Your PR),” on Tuesday, Jan. 12, from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. At the chapter’s first-ever hybrid in-person/virtual.

Iron Ridge Insurance Services announces corporate acquisition

Iron Ridge Insurance Services, a boutique independent insurance agency based in Fort Myers, has expanded its footprint in the Florida commercial insurance market. On Nov. 30, Iron Ridge acquired Centennial Insurance Services, a move that will significantly increase Iron Ridge’s presence in providing solutions to condominium and homeowners Associations. “This move will increase our business.

2021 Industry Appreciation Awards Applications now open

The Horizon Council, Horizon Foundation and Lee County Economic Development Office (EDO) seek applications for the 2021 Industry Appreciation Awards (IAA), which celebrate the Lee County business community and recognize outstanding local businesses that have positively influenced Southwest Florida. The honorees and finalists will be recognized during the annual IAA luncheon on Friday, May 14,.