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FGCU Small Business Development Center Hosts Green Seminar in Celebration of Earth Day

FORT MYERS, FL - The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Florida Gulf Coast University hosts a free "Green and Growing" sustainability seminar 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Thursday, April 21 at the FGCU Sugden Welcome Center in celebration of Earth Day.

The workshop features guest speaker and LEED Certified professional Casey Neurock, chief managing partner for NeuGreen. She discusses tangible and intangible benefits of going green, and how to capitalize on them.

In addition to the seminar, Cartridge World located in Fort Myers, will collect toner cartridges for recycling. Light refreshments will be available.

The event is co-sponsored by Gulfshore Business magazine and A Time for What Matters (a green small business). Seating is limited and reservations are required by visiting the SBDC website:, or call the main number at (239) 745-3700.

For more information, media representatives should contact Suzanne Specht, assistant director for the SBDC at (239) 745-3704.

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