Regional Economic Research Institute

Resources


Want to find more information regarding your county?  Southwest Florida has a wealth of resources available for residents, business executives and local leaders.  These resources include economic development organizations, chambers of commerce, and visitor convention bureaus, among others.  They can help you find a grant you need, understand more about how certain legislation might affect your business, or give ideas on how to take your business to the next level.

Below represents a list of available online sources, along with the county or region they operate in, their website, email address, and phone number.

(N/A = information was not available)

Economic Development Organization

Name COUNTY/REGION Website Email Phone
Charlotte County Economic Development Office Charlotte Link info@Cleared4Takeoff.com (941) 764-4941
Collier County Economic Development Office Collier Link N/A (239) 403-2914
Glades County Economic Development Council Glades Link N/A (863) 946-0300
Hendry County Economic Development Council Hendry Link office@hendryedc.com (863) 675-6007
Lee County Economic Development Office Lee Link EDO@LeeGov.com (239) 533-6800

 

Chambers of Commerce

Name County/REGION WEBSITE Email Phone
Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce Charlotte Link askus@charlottecountychamber.org (941) 627-2222
Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce Charlotte Link chamber@puntagorda-chamber.com (941) 639-3720
Above Board Chamber of Commerce Collier Link  N/A (239) 910-7426
Everglades Area Chamber of Commerce Collier N/A  N/A N/A
Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce Collier Link info@napleschamber.org (239) 262-6376
Immokalee Chamber of Commerce Collier Link Immokaleechamber@comcast.net (239) 657-3237
Marco Island Chamber of Commerce Collier Link  N/A (239) 394-7549
Glades County Chamber of Commerce Glades N/A  N/A (863) 946-0440
Clewiston Chamber of Commerce Hendry N/A  N/A (863) 983-7979
La Belle Chamber of Commerce Hendry Link lchamberofcomm@embarqmail.com (863) 675-0125
Boca Grande Area Chamber of Commerce Lee Link info@bocagrandechamber.com (941) 964-0568
Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce Lee Link info@capecoralchamber.com (239) 549-6900
East Lee Chamber of Commerce Lee Link doris@lehighacreschamber.org (239) 369-3322
Estero Chamber of Commerce Lee Link info@EsteroChamber.org (239) 948-7990
Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce Lee Link info@fmbchamber.com (239) 454-7500
Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Lee Link info@fortmyers.org (239) 332-2930
Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce Lee Link info@pineislandchamber.org (239) 283-0888
North Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Lee Link  N/A (239) 997-9111
Sanibel Captive Chamber of Commerce Lee Link office@sanibel-captiva.org (239) 472-1080
Southwest Florida Harmony Chamber of Commerce Southwest Florida Link swflharmonychamber@gmail.com (800) 967-7750
Southwest Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Southwest Florida Link hispanicchamberflorida@gmail.com (239) 418-1441
Southwest Florida Inc. Chamber of Commerce Southwest Florida Link  N/A (239) 992-2943
The Chamber of Southwest Florida Southwest Florida Link dave@chamberswfl.com (239) 433-4111

 

Visitor Convention Bureau

Name County/REGION Website Email Phone
Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach Visitor & Convention Bureau Charlotte Link Visit@PureFlorida.com (941) 743-1900
Collier County Convention and Visitors Bureau Collier Link info@paradisecoast.com (800) 688-3600
Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau Lee Link N/A (239) 338-3500

 

Other Associations

Name COUNTY/REGION WEBSITE Email Phone
Southwest Florida Regional Planning Council Southwest Florida Link info@swfrpc.org (844) 988-8244
CareerSource Southwest Florida Southwest Florida Link  N/A (800) 557-3242