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Vi at Bentley Village and its owner-operator, Vi, Partner with Global Hotel Brands to Provide Jobs for Displaced Workers in Hospitality Industry amid COVID-19 Pandemic

April 3rd, 2020

Naples, FL (March 30, 2020) – Vi, national developer, owner and operator of Naples-based Vi at Bentley Village and nine other senior living communities across the United States, has established partnerships with leading global hospitality companies Hilton and Hyatt to provide much needed jobs to workers at these corporations who have experienced layoffs or been furloughed as […]

Funding resources for businesses & individuals

April 2nd, 2020

Here are the latest updates we’ve received from regional and state entities about funding. This list of resources should help both small business owners and any employees facing reduced hours or job loss. For individuals: United Way 211 can help point individuals to current resources available in our community. Dial 2-1-1 or 239-433-3900. You can also […]

MY Shower Door/D3 Glass manufactures glass protection shields

April 2nd, 2020

As all businesses are scrambling to provide safety and protection for their staff and their customers, MY Shower Door / D3 Glass is offering possible solutions, manufactured at their glass plant in Ft Myers. Bill Daubmann, President and Founder, of MY Shower Door / D3 Glass has announced that they are able to ramp up […]

Paycheck Protection Program

April 2nd, 2020

Overview from the Small Business Administration and U.S. Treasury: The Paycheck Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll. Small businesses and sole proprietorships can begin to apply on April 3, 2020. Independent contractors and self-employed individuals can begin to apply on April […]

SWFL Mobility Whitepaper

February 12th, 2020

View the SWFL Mobility Whitepaper here

MY Shower Door on the future of SWFL Manufacturing

September 5th, 2019

Manufacturing is SW Florida is a rarity because of a few challenges…location, workforce quality and quantity of work. In order to succeed in manufacturing, these challenges must be addressed and overcome.   Most SW Florida manufacturers provide goods for regional distribution where distribution can be accomplished with the company’s own fleet of delivery trucks or […]

MY Shower Door opens new HQ in Fort Myers

July 1st, 2019

On Monday June 24th, 2019 MY Shower Door opened the doors to their newly constructed North American Headquarters on Domestic Ave, off Alico Road in Ft Myers. This facility was constructed by Chris-Tel Construction of Ft Myers and is combined with their sister company D3 Glass. Lee County is now home to the newest glass […]

Bonita Springs Estero Economic Development Council rebrands as South Lee EDC

June 27th, 2019

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (June 24, 2019) – Bonita Springs Estero Economic Development Council has launched new branding that complements its name change to South Lee EDC. “This new brand aligns our identity and purpose to reflect our regional approach to addressing issues that affect south Lee County, from Bonita Springs and Estero to the Alico […]

Job posting: Digital Marketing Sales (Digital Marketing Agency)

April 11th, 2019

Digital Marketing Sales position openings – Naples, FL. We are a premier, high-end relationship based International digital marketing agency rapidly building out our Naples, Florida sales team. If you are a seasoned digital marketing rock star with an established record of success looking for a position with unlimited potential, you are invited to reach out […]

Photos: April 10, 2019 Reception at Connor’s Steak and Seafood

April 11th, 2019

Thank you to Ryan Turner and Connors Steak and Seafood for being wonderful hosts at the April 10 EDC Reception. Thank you also to our two excellent speakers: Peg Elmore, Director of Business Services for CareerSource Southwest Florida gave us a lot of helpful information about the training grants available to local businesses. Learn more […]