Suite Life Magazine
REIS Announces New Officers and Board Members
The Real Estate Investment Society (REIS) has announced its officers and the Board of Governors for 2019. They are: President Alexis Crespo, AICP (Waldrop Engineering); Vice President Mary Gentile, CSM, CRX (LandQwest Property Management); Treasurer Bill Morris, P.E. (Morris-Depew Associates); and Secretary Kent Poli (Busey Bank). The Board of... Read more
Wright Construction Completes Cape Fire Station
The City of Cape Coral began the new year with a new, $3.6 million fire station at 1038 Burnt Store Road. Built by Wright Construction Group, Fire Station #11 enhances the emergency response time to residents throughout northwest Cape Coral. The 9,000+ sf structure required more than six feet... Read more
Talmage Joins Lee EDO
John Talmage has been named director of the Lee County Economic Development Office (EDO). Pamela Johnson, who had been acting director, has assumed new roles and responsibilities as deputy director of the EDO, Lee County Sports Development and the Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB). Talmage has spent his career... Read more
ADG Expands, Completes Work for Church
Ashley Leger has joined ADG Architecture in Fort Myers as a project manager. She is responsible for coordinating both architectural and interior design projects. Leger received her degree in architecture from Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan, and has eight years of professional experience. Her portfolio includes a variety... Read more
GCG Construction Completes Dental Office in South Fort Myers
GCG Construction recently completed the new office of Avalon Dental, a family and cosmetic dentistry practice, for repeat clients Bradley P. Dilling, D.M.D. and Sarah Dilling. Totaling 3,000sf of stateof- the-art space, the project consisted of a full demolition and complete interior renovation to accommodate high-tech dental equipment and... Read more
Various Projects Underway At EnviroStruct
EnviroStruct, a general contracting and construction management firm based in Bonita Springs, is working on the following Southwest Florida projects. • Staybridge Suites (Naples). Located at 9205 Celeste Drive, this new four-story hotel will have more than 100 rooms and a parking garage when completed. Its 13,540sf footprint is... Read more
GATES Construction Completes RaceTrac
GATES Construction has completed the new RaceTrac on the southwest corner of Rattlesnake Hammock Road and Collier Boulevard in Naples. It is the latest in the growing portfolio of RaceTracs constructed by GATES. The project includes a new stateof- the-art RaceTrac fuel station with 16 pumps, a 6,182sf market... Read more
Fort Myers Apartment Complex Sells for Record Per-Unit Price
Dolphin Run Apartments, a 30-unit rental complex in the heart of Fort Myers, has sold for $2.94 million, a record price per unit for Southwest Florida. Located at 2310-2340 Maple Avenue, the complex encompasses four buildings with units of two bedrooms and either one or two bathrooms. Colliers International... Read more
Rib City Celebrates 30 Years of Success
This year marks three decades in business for Rib City, a family-owned national barbecue chain founded in Fort Myers. There are currently 14 corporate restaurants in Florida with 10 locations in Southwest Florida, and 12 franchise restaurants across the country including Washington, Colorado, Tennessee, Ohio, Missouri and Virginia. Rib... Read more
GCG Wins Top Building Industry Award
GCG Construction, Inc., won the Grand Award for 2018 Commercial Contractor of the Year. The honor was announced in November at the annual Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) Industry Awards. The Commercial Contractors Council of the BIA created the Summit Awards in 2006 to recognize excellence in the commercial... Read more