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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.

Whole Foods builds first store in Fort Myers

By |November 20th, 2015|

Whole Foods Market, a national grocery retailer of natural and organic foods, has signed a [...]

S4J Manufacturing Services celebrates 50 years in business

By |November 20th, 2015|

Lee County-based S4J Manufacturing Services is a growing, second-generation family business. The company produces a [...]

Somero Enterprises expanding in Lee County

By |October 23rd, 2015|

Lee County-based Somero Enterprises officially broke ground on its new Global Headquarters and Training Facility [...]

Hertz nearing completion of its headquarters in Lee County

By |October 7th, 2015|

On Oct. 2, 2015, The Naples Daily News reported that Hertz is nearing completion of [...]

Gartner continues to expand its headquarters

By |October 5th, 2015|

On Oct. 5, 2015, The News-Press reported that Gartner now employs 930 associates at its [...]

Aerospace Manufacturer Brings 42 New Jobs to Lee County

By |October 5th, 2015|

Lee County’s business community continues to grow with the expansion of Advanced Components International LLC [...]