May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Business Briefs

7-Eleven seeks franchise owners

7-Eleven Inc., the world’s largest convenience retailer, is searching for qualified candidates from the Southwest Florida area who are interested in learning more about 7-Eleven franchise opportunities. More...

North Port seeking vendors for 5K run

The city of North Port’s Parks & Recreation Division is accepting applications from race-related business and merchandise vendors for the 11th annual Firecracker 5K Run. The event will take place at 7:30 a.m. More...

Holly Selders promoted at Charlotte State Bank

Residential lender Holly Selders has been named an assistant VP of Charlotte State Bank & Trust. She has nearly 25 years of experience in mortgage lending, and joined CSB in May 2014.  More...

Palm Island Resort named a top tennis venue

Palm Island Resort has been named one of the world’s top 75 tennis resorts for 2017 by Tennis Resorts Online (www.tennisresortsonline.com). More...

John Wright makes Tourism Hall of Fame

John R. Wright, president of the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce, was inducted into the Charlotte County Tourism Hall of Fame during the May 20 Tourism Luncheon at the Englewood Event Center. More...

The Hair Studio celebrates 25 years

Diana Allen, owner of The Hair Studio, 3036 Tamiami Trail, Suite D, Port Charlotte, is celebrating the salon’s 25 years in business from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 23. More...

NIO Yacht Group, Pier One merge

Pier One Yacht Sales owners Len Garofoli and Tony Mondello have announced that NIO Yacht Group, which is owned by Shirley Nelle and located in Madeira Beach, has merged her company with Pier One Yacht Sales.   Ms. More...