JA Hall of Fame Lee County | Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida


JA honors Hall of Fame Laureates for their leadership and success in business, and community involvement.

When: Thursday, April 18th, 2019
Where: Hyatt Coconut Point
Time: Reception at 5pm, Dinner/Program at 6:30pm

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The prestigious award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who serve as role models for youth through their professional accomplishments and commitment to the community. Dave Copham and Scott and Diana Willis will join a distinguished group of individuals who have been inducted into the Business Hall of Fame since it was founded in 1999.

Congratulations to our 2019 JA of Southwest Florida Business Hall of Fame Laureate Inductees! 

Scott and Diana Willis
Owner-Operators of Jason's Deli SWFL


Dave Copham
Founder of Liberty Check Printers, Philanthropist


Past Laureates

Take a moment to view a list of the Past Laureates of Business Hall of Fame, Lee County

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Business Hall of Fame 2018, Lee County Advisory Board

Scott Fischer, Scott Fischer Enterprises 

Sharon Torregrossa, VIP Realty Group


Jason Brewer, BB&T
Richard Durnwald, Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company
Talisha Faber, IBERIABANK 

Jan-Erik Hustrulid, Owen-Ames-Kimbell Company (OAK)

Travis Merrick, GFA International, Inc.
Laurie Moore, Morgan Stanley
Mary Vlasak Snell, Pavese Law Firm
Sandy Stilwell Youngquist, Stilwell Enterprises & Restaurant Group
Gary Tasman, Cushman & Wakefield Commerical Property SWFL

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