Service Awards

The Bank and its leadership are proud and humbled to have been recognized for their community service with several awards.

In 2018

Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands was recognized with an Industry Appreciation Award in Business Citizenship from The Horizon Council and the Lee County Economic Development Office.

In 2010

Geoff and Robbie Roepstorff, CEO and President respectively, received the statewide honor of being named Florida Bankers Association’s “Bankers of the Year”.

In 2004

Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands was the proud recipient of the First Outstanding Philanthropic Business Award, bestowed by the National Philanthropy Day Leadership Council.

In 1999

Edison National Bank was awarded the Industry Appreciation Award hosted by the Horizon Council for exceptional level of leadership, innovation, investment and community involvement in Southwest Florida.

On the local level

Bank of the Islands, our Sanibel and Captiva offices, has been voted “Best Island Bank” for 20 years straight and has received 41 “Best Of” awards since 1999.

Latest Award News

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Our President, Robbie Roepstorff, has been recognized with the following honors:

2014

Person of the Year Award presented by the News-Press Media Group

2012

Honorary Lifetime Member Award by the Uncommon Friends Foundation

2008

Paulette Burton Lee County Citizen of the Year Award presented by the Board of County Commissioners

2006

Lee County Business Leadership Hall of Fame Laureate Award

2004

Sanibel-Captiva Chamber Citizen of the Year Award

2004

University of North Alabama Alumnus of the Year Award

ATHENA Award Recipient in 2002

Presented annually by local chambers of commerce throughout the United States to an individual exemplifying excellence in the individual’s business or profession, service to the community in a meaningful way, and for assisting women in developing their leadership potential.