Meet Robert Armstrong: Creative Director

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Meet the Brand Architects Some would say Robert Armstrong is quite the character. And they wouldn’t be too far off the mark, as our Creative Director has acted in six stage productions with The Naples Players at Sugden Community Theater. He also appeared in an episode of “Magic City,” a Starz Network original series set in 1959 Miami – picture Miami’s … Read More

SOS Feed the Cape Fundraiser is on!

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Spiro & Associates welcomingly helped to kick off the 4th Annual Save Our Summer Feed the Cape kickoff event today at the wonderful Rummrunners restaurant in the Cape Harbour community in Cape Coral. Chris Spiro hosted the big event, and several other Agency pros also attended and chipped in with donations. Every year, the campaign raises food and financial donations … Read More

Spiro Wins 2016 Distinguished Entrepreneur!

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Chris Spiro & Spiro & Associates Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations & Brand Architecture are proud to be the 2016 Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year of Southwest Florida. The Florida Small Business Development Center at Florida Gulf Coast University held a celebratory dinner May 18 at Harborside Event Center in downtown Fort Myers to make the big announcement. The annual award … Read More

Gov. Scott: Let’s have a cup of coffee

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When Florida Governor Rick Scott walked into a Starbucks in Gainesville, all he wanted was a tasty beverage from the popular coffeehouse chain. Instead, he caught an earful from a self-described anarchist who blurted out a stream of accusations against Scott. He did the best he could do under the circumstances, leaving the café before things heated up any further. … Read More

See Yourself Here

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Often times when creating a print or digital ad campaign, my staff and I at Spiro & Associates find ourselves in a debate with our clients with regards to imagery. We often hear, “Should the product be the main photo? — that’s what people want to see.” Really??? Bricks and mortar, or a box, or package are what motivate people … Read More

Stokes Marine Building Massive Dock in Fort Myers Beach

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Our friends at Stokes Marine are really excited about the monster of a dock they are building in Fort Myers Beach. Brent Stokes tells us it involves 272 feet of dock wrapping around the property. It also includes a tiki seating area, drop-down kayak launch, a 10,000-pound four-post boat lift and a 10,000-pound four-post personal watercraft lift both manufactured by … Read More

The Clawback Law and Spiro & Associates

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Business Observer’s Lee County Editor Jean Gruss recently learned that there is a law that allows businesses filing for bankruptcy to ask companies it did business with to give back money that was earned in good faith. That is essentially what TOUSA, parent company of Engle Homes, did several years ago under federal “preference” laws. And one of the companies … Read More