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Bill Frey's scholarship endowment: Making good grades cool and profitable

    Bill Frey has always placed a priority on the education of children; now some of the youngest and brightest Lee County students will benefit in perpetuity from his $500,000 scholarship gift. Mr. Full Story

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Bank president Bruce Schultz believes in community

    Bruce Schultz, president and CEO of Southwest Capital Bank, is involved in a number of Lee County groups that promote a better way of life for all residents and help build a better community — from education and child advocacy causes to agenc Full Story

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Architect Chris Lee is up to challenges big and small

    Christopher J. Lee is most inspired by the infinite combination of design solutions available to him as an architect. And his repertoire of Southwest Florida structures is almost as diverse. Mr. Full Story

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Steve Brown's goal is to bring good jobs home

    Steve Brown's business philosophy hits close to home - literally. "My dad was the old mayor of Sanibel," he said. Full Story

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A homegrown business leader and community patron

    Blonde and with a shining smile, Sandy Stilwell seems like the personification of the Sunshine State itself. With nine Lee County businesses under the name Stilwell Enterprises, she has captured the local entrepreneurial spirit as well. Full Story