The Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association (SRMA) will host a roundtable discussion on disaster readiness and business continuity from 8-9:30 a.m. on March 13 at CareerSource on 4150 Ford St. Extension in Fort Myers. Amy Lee, director of business continuity strategy for FloridaMakes, will...
Commercial real estate investment and development incentives will be explained at the March 12 meeting of the Real Estate Investment Society (REIS). John Talmage, director of the Lee County Economic Development Office (EDO), will lead the discussion with assistance from EDO staff. Talmage...
The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business Committee will host a networking meeting from 4 to 6 p.m. on March 6. The networking event will be at Brunch Bar & Patio within Miromar Outlets, with La Bamba providing the food.
The Ladies Leading Right in Cape Coral wish to honor and celebrate women of distinction throughout Cape Coral and Lee County in this 3rd annual event. Nominations are being accepted through February 28th. Any Lee County Republican woman who exhibits leadership,...
SCORE Naples will host “Choose Your Counselor” from 9:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on May 4 at SCORE Naples. The program offers free weekend mentoring. Attendees can select a counselor who best suits their needs and schedule a one-hour appointment with them online....
The Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) will host its monthly luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 12 at the Holiday Inn Fort Myers Airport at Town Center. FPRA will have Carolyn Tieger, Ronald Reagan White...
Preschool and kindergarten teachers in Southwest Florida are invited to Child Care of Southwest Florida’s free Focus on Four Conference, held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 23 at Florida Gulf Coast University. Lunch will be included.
Goodwill's MicroEnterprise program begins in Cape Coral on Monday, Feb. 4 and runs through March 14. This six-week series of evening courses provide aspiring small business owners with the skills they need to succeed as entrepreneurs and become more independent.
Ryan Benson, principal with A. Vernon Allen Builder, has been named president of the Collier Building Industry Association(CBIA).  Benson earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Stetson University and his Master of Business Administration degree from Florida International University. He has been in the...
The Florida Small Business Development Center will host a no-cost workshop at 8 a.m. on Jan. 23 in the Port Charlotte office about business cybersecurity. The “Byte-Size Small Business Cybersecurity Program” will provide education and a resource guide to protect businesses and their customers, employees,...