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Welcome to the economic development blog of Lee County, Florida. Here you will find the latest business news from the cities in our region, including Fort Myers, Sanibel, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Estero and Fort Myers Beach. You’ll also find information about Lee County industries, real estate, job growth, business services, education, health and wellness, government, events and more. We invite you to utilize this blog as a platform for conversation and to learn about investing in our region.
Hugo Mir, President/CEO of Alufab USA, a hurricane and storm shutter protection company, says Lee County is “very business friendly and a great place to start a business.” Mir is looking forward to having his most [...]
Feil Wood Flooring & Stairs has been doing business in Lee County since 1998, specializing in luxury hardwood flooring and stairs. Owners, Gerald and Andrea Feil, relocated from Germany, and have built a very successful company. [...]
Keep your overhead costs low, and don’t buy all your needs upfront. Purchase what you need for that first job and build from there.” Wise advice that Marc Devisse, President of Tri-Town Construction, gives to those looking to start a business. Tri-Town Construction was founded in 2006 and ten years later has added 13 employees and expanded its services. While focusing on upscale remodeling, Marc’s team also finds time to get involved with local charitable organizations. Donating four roofs a year to Habitat for Humanity. Tri-Town Construction is a great example of a local, successful, and community conscience business here in Lee County.
Another downtown Fort Myers business celebrates an anniversary! Dapper Cuts offers a different spin to the classic barber shop. Congratulations and thank you for being a part of the growing business community in Lee County!