Section 508 Website Accessibility

Skip to site navigation Skip to main content
Skip to main content
Chief of Staff

Chief of Staff

Office of Vice President and Chief of Staff
News and Media
Related Links

Office of Vice President and
Chief of Staff
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1006
Fax:     (239) 590-1066

Press Release


SW FL Small Business Resource Network Hosts Double Event Aug. 16: Small Business Lenders Roundtable and 'After Five' Networking Event

FORT MYERS, FL - The Southwest Florida Small Business Resource Network invites lenders who provide loans to small businesses in the Southwest Florida area to attend a special roundtable discussion geared toward the small business arena, 5:15 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 16, at Florida Gulf Coast University's Small Business Development Center in Gateway Center, 12751 Westlinks Drive, Building 3, Unit 8, Fort Myers.

Open to all area lenders and bankers, the 45-minute roundtable is scheduled to begin promptly at 5:15 p.m. There is no charge for the event. Participants will meet other lenders to share what they are doing in the commercial loan area, new developments in loan programs and activity level.

Immediately following the roundtable, participants are invited to stay for the August "Network After Five" gathering of the Southwest Florida Small Business Resource Network from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Participants will have an opportunity to meet and network with attorneys, CPA's, insurance agents, business consultants, agencies, and other lenders and bankers.

Deadline for registrations is Aug. 15. The cost for the networking event is $15 per person.

For more information or to register for the event, the Small Business Development Center at (239) 225-4220 or go online at Https://

The Small Business Resource Network, or SBRN, is a statewide organization that provides a reliable connection between seasoned professionals who service the small business arena and the small business owner. For more information on the resource network, visit

For more information about the event, contact Lorna Kibbey at (239) 225-4220.

[Back to the Press Release Archives]