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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.
11/30/2016 5:00 PM Lehigh Acres is a growing community with growing needs. Develop Lee and Develop Lehigh work hard to facilitate solutions for these needs. Fountain Crest Retirement Community is a 90-Tenant facility that’s been [...]
We want to introduce you to two more Lee County businesses doing great work in our backyard. The County is home to over 16,000 businesses, and through our local outreach efforts we will continue to [...]
This is an education you can take to the bank. In an effort to meet the changing needs of the banking industry, Florida Community Bank has implemented a master’s program to teach financial professionals the [...]
The Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program is a two-part initiative that provides students with both academic coursework specific to the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, and ongoing mentorships with local business leaders in the community. The program is [...]
DevelopLee’s mission is to provide a forum for business and community leaders to create opportunities that help revitalize North Fort Myers, Lehigh Acres, and the MLK corridor. November’s sub-committee meeting focused on raising awareness of [...]
On Nov. 10, the Horizon Foundation’s highest level of investors, the Presidents’ Circle, hosted a networking event for more than 60 members of the Horizon Council and area young professionals at Wicked Dolphin Distillery. Started [...]