Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber Unites Supporters for Signing of Now or Neverglades Declaration

A crowd of more than 100 supporters gathered in front of the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce Thursday, Aug. 4, to sign the Now or Neverglades Declaration. The waters of Southwest Florida are a national treasure that power the economy and shape our way of life. “This is a very important issue to [...]

2018-06-04T16:24:03-04:00August 8th, 2016|Home, Things to Do, Uncategorized|

Florida Native Mark Blust Joins Board of Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce

Mark Blust is a Florida native who loves to cook, bike and run. He oversees three Sanibel Island restaurants in the Prawnbroker Restaurant Group portfolio as Vice President of Marketing and Operations. Recently, he was welcomed as a member of the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. “Mark brings valuable skills [...]

2018-05-17T17:23:23-04:00July 28th, 2016|Home, Uncategorized|

Adventures in Paradise Evelyn Stewart Joins Sanibel & Captiva Chamber Board

After a long, prosperous relationship with the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce, Evelyn Stewart has joined its Board of Directors. She, and her husband Craig Stewart, have owned and operated the popular Adventures in Paradise for the past three decades. “We are delighted to welcome Evelyn to the Chamber Board of Directors,” said [...]

2018-01-04T17:21:55-05:00July 25th, 2016|Home, Uncategorized|

Sanibel Captiva Chamber Members Hear of Economic Outlook at Business Lunch

Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce members heard about the economic landscape from the eyes of Sanibel Captiva Trust Company. It's Chief Investment Officer and Senior Portfolio Manager Craig Holston presented informational slides during the July business lunch Tuesday, July 12 at Sanibel Harbour Marriot Resort & Spa. “We can expect moderate GDP growth [...]

2016-07-14T09:16:41-04:00July 14th, 2016|Home, Uncategorized|

Sanibel & Captiva Chamber Welcomes Attorney Aaron Pruss as Board Member

The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce welcomes board member Aaron Pruss, a Sanibel resident and practicing attorney. Pruss brings his experience as a member of the Government Affairs Committee and dedication to his community. "The well-being of my neighbors and the business community are of critical importance to me," Pruss said. "I welcomed [...]

2018-06-04T16:23:36-04:00July 13th, 2016|Home, Uncategorized|

CHAMBER HOSTS RIBBON CUTTING AT NEWLY RENOVATED DUNES GOLF & TENNIS CLUB

Sanibel, FL (Nov. 19, 2015) – The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the grand opening of the newly renovated Dunes Golf & Tennis Club. As guests arrived at the clubhouse they were greeted by the tropical sound of steel drums, a scrumptious buffet of crab claws, fresh [...]

2015-12-01T11:28:51-05:00December 1st, 2015|Home, sanibel-island-restaurants, Things to Do, Uncategorized|

Mary & Fred Bondurant Title Sponsors of the 2015 Luminary

(Nov. 11, 2015) - Sanibel, FL – The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announced that the Bondurant Realty Group at John R. Wood Properties has taken the Title sponsorship for the 31st annual Luminary Festival Weekend. Luminary weekend is rapidly approaching - festivities will take place on Sanibel Friday, December [...]

2015-11-20T09:47:09-05:00November 20th, 2015|Home, Uncategorized|

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank becomes Luminary 2015 Sponsor

(Nov 2nd, 2015) – Sanibel, FL – The Sanibel Captiva Community Bank presented The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce with a check for $1000 on Monday, Oct. 26th. The Chamber welcomes them as a gold sponsor for this year’s Luminary Festival Weekend. The 31st annual 2015 Luminary celebrations will take place Friday, December [...]

2015-11-10T08:15:15-05:00November 10th, 2015|Home, Sanibel Island Events, Uncategorized|

Island Inn Sponsors Luminary Festival 2015

(Nov. 5, 2015) Sanibel, FL – The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce announced that the Island Inn has taken a Gold Sponsorship for this year’s Luminary Festival. The 31st annual 2015 Luminary celebrations will take place Friday, December 4th on Sanibel and Saturday, December 5th on Captiva. “Luminary Weekend is an important event [...]

The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce Earns State Recognition

Sanibel, FL (Aug. 25, 2015) - The Francis P. Bailey, Jr. Visitor Center on Sanibel has been named one of only thirteen official Florida Certified Tourism Information Centers in association with a new VISIT FLORIDA program. The VISIT FLORIDA Certified Tourism Information Centers (CTICs) Program brings VISIT FLORIDA recognition to Visitor Services facilities around the [...]