gold_sparkle_strings_stars_shiny_abstract_3840x1080_hd-wallpaper-1745421Thank you to all of our sponsors who have made the 2015 Distinguished Entrepreneur Ceremony possible and congratulations to our Final Four Nominees on a job well done.

We want to supply you with some of the reception and dinner details you can also share with anyone attending the event with you or in your stead.

  • There is ample parking in the garage with an access elevator to the lobby leading to the banquet room
  • Check-in and the reception will begin at 6:00 p.m. and will be located just outside of the event banquet room at the Hyatt Regency at Coconut Point
  • Attire for the evening is Business Dress
  • Raffle tickets will be on sale, 1 for $10 or 3 for $20- Prizes include a weekend get-away at the Hyatt Regency at Coconut Point, and 1 $300 gift certificate to Brodeur Carvell, and an FGCU basketball signed by the men’s FGCU basketball team – please bring cash
  • Cash bar pricing both at the reception and during the diner is as follows:

$12.00 Cordials

$6.00 Domestic Beer

$7.00 Premium and Imported Beer

$10.00 Wine, $11.00 for Premium Wines

$5.00 for Soda, Juice, or Bottled Water


  • 6:00 pm – Registration and Reception
  • 7:00 pm – Welcoming Remarks, Dan Regelski, FSBDC Regional Director
    • Senator Garrett Richter, District 23
    • President Wilson Bradshaw, FGCU
  • 7:15 pm – Dinner
  • 7:40 pm – Evenings Emcee: Kellie Burns, Anchor NBC 2 News
    • Keynote Speaker: Michael Wynn, Chairman – Wynn Family Board of Directors and President – Sunshine Ace Hardware
  • 8:00 pm – Introduction of the 2015 Nominees, Key C. Powell, Key Security Services, 2014 Winner of William O. Webb Award
  • 8:15 pm – Introduction of the 2015 Finalists,  Felix Lluberes, Position Logic, 2014 Distinguished Entrepreneur Winner
  • 8:45 pm – Raffle Drawing
  • 8:50 pm – Closing Remarks, Dan Regelski, FSBDC Regional Director

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