Edison National Bank

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 and […]

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 snake. He […]

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 the […]

Edison National Bank becomes CAC Platinum Sponsor

Edison National Bank has signed on as a Platinum Sponsor for Bling & Bags Bingo. This annual fundraising event benefits the Children’s Advocacy Center of Southwest Florida (CAC).

“CAC does such important work to safeguard the most at-risk children in our community,” said Edison National Bank President Robbie Roepstorff. “We have partnered with them in many ways over the years and are happy to help make this April 3rd fundraiser a success.”

Bankers from Edison’s Cleveland Avenue office recently toured the CAC […]

Edison National Bank Sponsors Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk

Edison National Bank was among the sponsors for the Lustgarten Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk. The event took place on February 24 at Southwest Florida-Florida SouthWestern State College’s Lee County Campus.

“The Lustgarten Foundation is making real headway in identifying effective treatment and ultimately a cure for pancreatic cancer,” said Edison National Bank President Robbie Roepstorff. “We are honored to help them raise funds and awareness.”

Beyond serving as one of the walk sponsors, Edison also had a group of eight, […]

Edison National Bankers Join Scope for Hope 5K

Edison National Bankers and their families took part in the Ninth Annual Scope for Hope 5K Run and 2-Mile Walk on March 16, 2019. More than 200 runners and walkers participated in the fundraising event, held in Fort Myers at the Century Link Sports Complex at Hammond Field.

“This is such an important event to shine a spotlight on the importance of early cancer screening,” said Bank President Robbie Roepstorff. “We were so happy to have nine runners in the ninth […]