Past Events

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Summer Quarterly Meeting

The SWFL Business Alliance was proud to announce our powerhouse guest speaker for the Thursday, August 4th, quarterly East Lee County networking meeting held in Lehigh Acres.

We welcomed George W. Shaeffer, founder of dominant global consumer brand OPI® offering nail polish, nail care, and nail art worldwide, and Chairman and CEO of People’s Trust Insurance.

July 21st, 2022 Event
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Ribbon Cutting Event

Amy Admire and Catherine Van Til with the Southwest Florida Homes Team of Coldwell Banker are happy to announce their membership in the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, and they would like to invite you to celebrate with them. Join the team at their special ribbon-cutting event on July 29th from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the Coldwell Banker office 7950 Dani Dr #125 Fort Myers, FL. 33966. Enjoy food, sip wine, and enter raffles to win fun prizes!

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Business Before Breakfast Networking

Amy Admire and Catherine Van Til with the Southwest Florida Homes Team of Coldwell Banker hosted a Business Before Breakfast Networking event. Grab a cup of coffee and get to know other local business owners 

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4th of july freedom fest

Featuring: A patriotic fireworks display.


Music • Food • Beverages • Food Contests & Awards • Vendors • Activities

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Stogie Pairing Networking Event

Networking Event: Come network with us at Bell Tower Plaza, and enjoy food catered by Fresh Market. Thanks to Jesse Nadell for sponsoring. 

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Employment Issues

Our inaugural meeting for the SWFL Business Alliance brought together business owners and educational leaders for an information exchange meeting focusing on the role of businesses in education.

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Get Hired, SWFL! Career & Job Fair

Our Job & Career Fair inside the Edison Mall combined and expedited the application and interview processes, both of which can be frustrating for job-seekers and employers alike. We got businesses the help they needed while getting job-seekers hired fast.

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East Lee business owners were invited to give their thoughts on how our community grows!
We had guest speaker Matt Caldwell give his analysis of the pros and cons of incorporating Lehigh Acres, and answer questions from local business owners.

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The SWFL Business Alliance gets into the Thanksgiving spirit and invites fellow business and community members to gather and say what they are thankful for, celebrate our relationships with one another, and give a good report about our SWFL businesses.