Wines in the Wild A Great Success!

For the 12th year in a row, Bank of the Islands served as the Presenting Sponsor for SCCF’s Wines in the Wild on the evening of Friday, November 15. “This fundraiser would not be a success without Bank of the Islands’ support,” said event founder and auctioneer Tom Uhler. “The bank’s presenting sponsorship significantly adds […]

November 19th, 2019 |News

Taste of the Islands Winners Announced

The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) announced the winners of the 38th Taste of the Islands to a full Sanibel Community Park on Sunday. For the tenth year in a row, Bank of the Islands/Edison National Bank returned as the Presenting Sponsor of the event. “We are incredibly thankful for the team at Bank of the Islands/Edison […]

November 11th, 2019 |News

Local Business Leaders Hunt Python with SFWMD Chair Goss

Lee County businessmen Tom Uhler and Steve Pontius joined South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) board chair Chauncey Goss and District python hunter Geoff Roepstorff on a weekend python hunt in early November. They successfully removed yet another invasive python from the Everglades. “This group of environmentally sensitive friends removed the 2,675th python under our […]

November 5th, 2019 |News

Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands receives 2019 Industry Appreciation Award

Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands was recognized with a 2019 Industry Appreciation Award during an awards luncheon on October 25 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point in Estero, Florida today. The Horizon Council, Horizon Foundation, and the Lee County Economic Development Office celebrate local business contributions through this annual event. The bank was recognized […]

October 28th, 2019 |News

Edison National Bank Sponsors Cops & Joggers – Bankers Join in 5K Race

Edison National Bankers and their families took part in the Twelfth Annual Cops & Joggers 5K Race as runners and walkers on October 12, 2019. The bank was also a sponsor for the event and provided water for its participants. With the glow of Fort Myers Police Department’s emergency lights illuminating the course, the 3.1 […]

October 15th, 2019 |News

People to Know in Lee County

Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands’ founders Geoff Roepstorff, CEO, and Robbie Roepstorff, President, are among the incredible group of leaders throughout Lee County featured in the September edition of Florida Trend magazine. This month’s edition includes a sponsored report highlighting Lee County’s major economic growth and spotlights several successful industries that make Lee County their […]

September 30th, 2019 |News