Executive Director

Bruce Barone, Jr.

General Inquires

Bruce Barone Jr., a resident of Naples for over 15 years, graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University and went on to earn a Master’s Degree in architecture from the University of Miami. Bruce has a strong reputation for developing and deploying strategic marketing and public relations campaigns, working with national media outlets. His extensive experience in event management, including managing and promoting more than 40 major events in Southwest Florida, has made him highly revered for his attention to detail, creative ideas, and social media marketing.
Chelsea Mooney
Administrative Assistant

Chelsea graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Public Relations. After managing a small business on 5th Avenue for six years, she has turned her interests to the promotion of the avenue. She has a passion for event planning, marketing and social media and is focused on philanthropic endeavors that help build a vibrant community. She acts as Chairman for the SWFL Young Professional’s chapter, and is active with animal rescue groups throughout Southwest Florida.