Category Archives: Member News

Barfield Insurance celebrates 10 Years!

While you often see ribbon cutting ceremonies happen at the start of one’s entrepreneurial career, it’s also important to celebrate the milestones. Recently, Chamber member James Barfield and his team celebrated 10 years in business as Barfield Insurance. This family owned … Continue reading

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Envisors – Same Name, Same Faces, Expanded Network

Envisors is still Envisors but with an expanded network! Pennoni Associates, an ENR (Engineering News- Record)* Top 100 engineering, science, and design consulting firm, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of 25-person firm Envisors of Winter Haven, FL. … Continue reading

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Bok Tower Gardens embarks on largest expansion in its history

The Board of Directors and executive staff of Bok Tower Gardens is hosting a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday, October 24 at 11 a.m., representing the start of the largest garden expansion in the 85-year history of the National Historic Landmark. In February of this … Continue reading

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A hometown firm just got a little bigger…

Straughn & Turner, P.A. is pleased to announce the addition of a new partner and two new associates to their expanding practice in Winter Haven. Prominent local attorney Douglas A. Lockwood III will join the firm as a partner, while … Continue reading

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Groover Exterminating, Inc. Turns 50!

Recently, Amanda Jo and I got the chance to visit with the entire team at Groover Exterminating, Inc. “Team” is probably too corporate of a word as it truly seemed like we were visiting a family. Over 50 years ago, … Continue reading

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