The Lee County Board of County Commissioners recognized Priority Marketing’s 30th anniversary with a formal resolution presented during the April 19 board meeting.
Priority Marketing Founder, President and Senior Creative Director Teri Hansen, APR, accepted the award on the company’s behalf. Commissioners noted Priority Marketing’s widespread impact and influence within the region’s economy. Below is the full text of that resolution:
WHEREAS, Priority Marketing, an award-winning full-service marketing, advertising, public relations, website development and digital advertising agency based in Fort Myers, is celebrating 30 years of service to Lee County businesses, nonprofit organizations and government agencies; and
WHEREAS, Strategic marketing fuels business growth by increasing brand awareness, driving sales and developing loyal customers, and also helps nonprofits enhance their image, generate donations and attract volunteers; and
WHEREAS, Priority Marketing has been the impetus behind thousands of success stories, thus contributing to the region’s economic growth and vitality; and WHEREAS, Priority Marketing President and Senior Creative Director Teri Hansen, APR, a Lee County native, founded the company in 1992 as a sole proprietorship and now is the region’s largest firm with 48 full-time marketing professionals whose areas of expertise includes public relations, graphic design, brand development, social media and email marketing, media planning, web solutions, event planning, video production, digital advertising and more; and
WHEREAS, Giving back to the community is a core value, Priority Marketing has provided more than $3.5 million in discounted and pro bono services to local nonprofits in addition to employees regularly giving their time and resources to charitable causes.
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Board of County Commissioners of Lee County, Florida, does hereby congratulate Priority Marketing on its 30th anniversary and recognize the firm’s achievements and Teri Hansen’s outstanding contributions to the community.
Duly executed on this 19th day of April 2022.