The Collier County Lodging and Tourism Alliance will hold a breakfast meeting March 22 at the Hilton Naples.
The meeting is open to the public. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and breakfast and the program will follow, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
The program will include a panel discussion with representatives from the lodging and tourism industry discussing several topics, including the upcoming reallocation of bed tax funds and roles of the Alliance and the Tourism Development Council.
Tickets are $15, payable at the door, and advance registration is required. RSVP at 239-591-0454 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rocha named 5-Star Mortgage Pro
Leticia Rocha, a First National Bank of the Gulf Coast Residential Lender, recently was named as a 2013 Five Star Mortgage Professional by Five Star Professional, a national research company that identifies high-quality service professionals.
The Naples-based First National Bank of the Gulf Coast has four full-service offices and approximately $613 million in consolidated assets. Information: 239-348-8000, 877-763-0244 or www.fnbofgc.com
Salvation Army store celebrates 5 years
The Salvation Army store in East Naples will host a five-year anniversary event Thursday.
There will be hourly raffles, discounts and other festivities from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the store, 2255 Davis Blvd. Food will be provided from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Information: 239-775-9447 and www.salvationarmynaples.org
Troop joins Royal Shell Real Estate
Connie Troop has joined Royal Shell Real Estate as a broker sales manager in Collier County.
An Ohio native, Troop began her real estate career more than 20 years ago and relocated to Florida in 1999.
More recently, she worked 13 years as the managing broker in the Bonita Springs office of Coldwell Banker.
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