Job Posting: Little Wheelz Estero (Hertz Headquarters)FGCU Awards 1,801 Degrees for Spring Commencement

Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) will award 1,801 degrees in Spring 2018, with 1,507 graduates expected to participate in Commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 6 at 9 a.m., 1 p.m., and 5 p.m. at Alico Arena.   FGCU President Mike Martin will confer degrees, and the Commencement address will be presented by Florida Senator Lizbeth […]

Four FSW Employees Recognized with NISOD Awards

Four Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) faculty and staff members have been named winners of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Award for 2018. NISOD’s Excellence Awards recognize college faculty, staff and administrators each year who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment and contribution to their students and colleagues. FSW students and employees […]

Regional Technology Partnership and CareerSource SWFL Release Technology Skills Gap Survey

Employers asked to identify types of technology training and certifications needed The Southwest Florida Regional Technology Partnership (RTP)  and CareerSource Southwest Florida request the assistance of employers, who utilize technology, in Lee, Collier, Hendry, Charlotte and Glades counties to complete their Information Technology Skills Gap Survey.  Career Source Southwest Florida has recently been awarded a […]

Henderson Franklin Opens New Office in Naples

Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., is pleased to announce the opening of its new fully-staffed office in Naples at the Pelican Bay Financial Center located at 8889 Pelican Bay Boulevard, Suite 400, in Naples, Florida. The new and larger office is conveniently located off US 41/Tamiami Trail North, has panoramic views of Naples and […]

Premier Commercial, Inc. Sales & Lease Report: Week of April 23 – April 27, 2018

Premier Commercial, Inc., recently closed the following transaction in Lee County: LEASES Digital Insurance, LLC leased a 4,939 +/- SF office located at Riverview Corporate Center: 27200 Riverview Center Blvd, Suites 202-204, Bonita Springs, FL 34134 from Brookwood SFL I & II, LLC. (Matt Stepan, CCIM of Premier Commercial, Inc., represented the Tenant and Brandon […]

FSWC-Lee Student Named 2018 National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Florida SouthWestern Collegiate High School-Lee student Sofiya Yusina has been named a 2018 National Merit Scholarship Finalist by the National Merit Scholarship Program.   To participate in the National Merit Scholarship Program, students must take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT). Of the 1.6 million entrants, some 50,000 with the highest PSAT/NMSQT Selection […]

Desamours Named CFO at FSW Foundation

Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) Foundation announced that Dr. Ami Desamours has joined as chief financial officer.   In this role, she is responsible for operations of the foundation’s budget, financial accounting, and procurement, as well as communication to all stakeholders regarding how funds are used, and impact of funds donated to the Foundation.   […]

Florida SBDC at FGCU Celebrates National Small Business Week by Hosting Distinguished Entrepreneur Awards of Southwest Florida

Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of the country’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. National Small Business Week will be held April 29 – May 5, 2018.   The Florida SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University will […]

FSW Respiratory Care Program Earns National Credentialing Success Award

The Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) has awarded Florida SouthWestern State College’s (FSW) Respiratory Care program the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success award for the fourth consecutive year.   To receive the award, programs were required to have three or more years of outcomes data; hold accreditation without a progress report; document Registered Respiratory […]