FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 20, 2021) — The Uncommon Friends Foundation is delighted to announce the finalists for the 2021 Business Ethics Awards. The finalists are CONRIC PR & Marketing, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank and Scotlynn USA.

Every year, the Uncommon Friends Foundation awards one local business with the prestigious Ethics Award, which recognizes a business that exemplifies the highest standards of ethical practices in its daily practices as well as in times of crises.

The finalists were honored guests at Florida Gulf Coast University’s Business Ethics Roundtable on April 12, an event co-hosted by FGCU’s Lutgert College of Business and the Uncommon Friends Foundation, where final judging for the award took place. The recipient of the Business Ethics Award will be announced at the annual Uncommon Evening Gala on Nov. 10 at the Burroughs Home and Gardens.

CONRIC PR & Marketing is a public relations, marketing, and branding firm that provides services to businesses, nonprofits and individuals in the Southwest Florida area. The company started in 2007 and has offices in Fort Myers and Naples.

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank was chartered on Sanibel Island in 2003 and now has eight locations between Sanibel, Captiva and off the island in Lee County. It is consistently ranked nationally as one of the best-performing community banks.

Scotlynn USA is a national trucking company headquartered in Fort Myers. It specializes in premier transportation of refrigerated produce across the United States and Canada.

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About Uncommon Friends Foundation

Founded in 1993 to carry out the generational values of Fort Myers, the Uncommon Friends Foundation is dedicated to lifelong character-building among today’s youth and business leaders, as it inspires future leaders toward excellence of character, a spirit of innovation and a sense of purpose. It is located at the historic Burroughs Home & Gardens on the waterfront in downtown Fort Myers, offering a sheltered pavilion and dazzling water views for public and private events as well as year-round tours. For more information, call 239-337-9503.

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