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Edison National Bankers Join in Habitat’s Women Build

During May 2019, Edison National Bankers in Lee County joined Habitat for Humanity’s nationwide effort to create affordable housing for families in need. Women Build is a national initiative to engage women in the effort to provide safe and decent homes for families in need of affordable housing. By recruiting, educating and inspiring women to build, they can transform lives in their communities. Since 2011, Women Build in Lee and Hendry Counties has partnered with 18 families to build strength [...]

Bank of the Islands gives to After-School Program

Bank of the Islands recently made its latest non-profit donation through its “We Love Our Islands” program. The lucky winner, Evette Zurbriggen, was spotted with a “We Love Our Islands” decal on her vehicle, winning her the right to select which local non-profit organization would receive a charitable contribution from Bank of the Islands. Zurbriggen chose to donate the bank’s $100 to the Sanibel School’s Kids for Christ after-school club. That donation marks $81,200 given away to date through Bank [...]

Bank of the Islands gives to Church Children’s Program

Bank of the Islands recently made its latest non-profit donation through its “We Love Our Islands” program. The lucky winner, Lori Fanning, was spotted with a “We Love Our Islands” decal on her vehicle, winning her the right to select which local non-profit organization would receive a charitable contribution from Bank of the Islands. Fanning chose to donate the bank’s $600 to the Sanibel Community Church (SCC). That donation marks $81,100 given away to date through Bank of the Islands’ [...]

Bank of the Islands Giving Program hits $80,000 Milestone

Bank of the Islands has reached an important milestone in its “We Love Our Islands” corporate philanthropy program. The “We Love Our Islands” program has funded donations to 38 non-profits, houses of worship, and service organizations working to enrich our island community. With the most recent gifts, the “We Love Our Islands” program has hit a milestone of $80,000 in total donations to these groups. Created by Bank of the Islands CEO Geoffrey Roepstorff, “We Love Our Islands” is a [...]

Dance With Pythons, or How to Hunt an Invasive Snake

From FGCU360 Magazine By Kathy Becker Robbie Roepstorff is the quintessentially well-dressed professional when serving as vice chair of the FGCU Board of Trustees and as president of Edison National Bank, which she co-founded with her husband, Geoff, in 1997. Her surprising after-hours passion snuck up on her. Geoff Roepstorff and two high school friends were unsuccessful in Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission’s 2016 Python Challenge, an opportunity for nonprofessional hunters to help rid the state of the invasive, mammal-killing [...]

Blurton joins Edison National Bank

Edison National Bank President Robbie Roepstorff is pleased to announce Greg Blurton has joined the bank in a newly created senior management position as Vice President, Commercial Lending & Business Development. “Greg is well known in the Southwest Florida business community,” said Roepstorff. “He has extensive experience in managerial, business development and lending roles with well-established local entities providing banking, financial and investment management services.” Blurton holds a B.S. in Business Management from Hodges University, and is a graduate of [...]