What is the Southwest Florida Business Alliance?

A professional alliance of vetted, trusted, performance-oriented business people that seeks to highlight and promote what’s best about doing business in Southwest Florida. We focus on top talent with an outlook towards solutions for quality growth and continuous improvement. Our philanthropic arm leans towards assistance and support for fixes only. Southwest Florida Business Alliance is a place where the best and the brightest are supported and where progress has a new home.

Our Mission

The mission of the Southwest Florida Business Alliance is to bring employers and employees together in a structured, positive, and professional setting.

We enable positive long-term growth & relationships for our members.

Our Mission

The mission of the Southwest Florida Business Alliance is to bring employers and employees together in a structured, positive, and professional setting. We enable positive long-term growth & relationships for our members

Our Values

Southwest Florida Business Alliance follows a set of guiding principles which sets the foundation on which our members interact, benefit, and succeed. At SWFL Business Alliance, Community and Progress Have A New Home.

Excellence

Our members are renowned for the quality of their businesses, services, and customer satisfaction.

Growth

Training, relationships, optimization, and more go into growing your business into a flourishing enterprise.

Accountability

Keeping the promises we make. Building trust with our members and sponsors, we always follow through.

Innovation

New ideas, new ways of doing business, new methods of success. We're on the cutting edge of optimal ways to do business.

Education

Your value grows as you develop new skills and gain new knowledge. Through education, you better serve yourself, and your customers.

We promote 12 Ethical Principles for Business and seek to foster a Collegial Culture in all that we do.

Commitment to Excellence
Law Abiding
Honesty
Respect for Others
Loyalty
Accountability
Reputation & Morale
Leadership
Fairness
Concern for Others
Integrity
Promise Keeping

Areas of Focus

We work tirelessly to showcase what’s great about Southwest Florida and endeavor to bring businesses and valuable employees to the area.

01
Business Building
02
Career Building
03
Community
04
Events
05
Future Makers
06
Industry-Specific Collaboration
07
Local Government Affairs
08
Networking
09
Philanthropy
10
Professional Singles Events
11
Print & Digital Publications
12
Recognition and Promotion
13
Relocation Services
14
Small Groups
15
Social Outings

Membership Options

Founding Membership

$ 150
  • Invitations to All Events
  • Listing on the SWFL Business Alliance Website as a Founding Member
  • Our weekly MEMBERS ONLY NEWS BULLETIN covering what’s important to know.
  • Access to the SWFL Business Alliance Leadership for assistance in your business.
  • A digital AWARD for your business to use on your website and social media, signifying you are Southwest Florida’s Best and the Brightest.

Founding Member Sponsor

$ 500 to $5,000 yearly
  • ADVANCED NOTICE Invitations to All Events
  • FEATURED SPONSOR Listing on the SWFL Business Alliance Website as a Founding Member.
  • Monthly promotion and support in Social Media for you and your business.
  • Listing as a sponsor with links to your website in our weekly MEMBERS ONLY NEWS BULLETIN covering what’s important to know.
  • Access to the SWFL Business Alliance Leadership, we'll reach out for additional feedback and leadership opportunities.
  • PUBLIC RELATIONS: Your important topics and news are shared through our communications systems as appropriate.
  • A framable and digital award for your business signifying you are one of Southwest Florida’s Best and the Brightest.
  • Listing on SWFloridasBest.com and promotion in SWFL BEST Social Media.
  • Business Card size ad in East Lee County News: THE ROAR in Southwest Florida's Best section.
  • Invited to submit articles for the Newspaper and Online systems.