One Liners Sarasota and Manatee: The Ritz-Carlton, REI Co-op and more

Advisors from SVN Commercial Advisory Group managed the $4.09 million sale of a mixed-use retail development site in Parrish, at 12055 U.S. Highway 301. (Pictured above)

Area podiatrist Alissa Zdancewicz was elected president of the Florida Podiatric Medical Association.

► Bayan Sabermanesh was named executive assistant manager and director of operations for rooms for The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Jacqueline Kull

► Tweeds Suit Shop, a custom mobile suit shop, opened its first brick-and-mortar location, at 1423 First St., in downtown Sarasota. 

► Wealth Strategies Partners, a boutique total wealth management practice, named Jacqueline Kulle as wealth manager in its Sarasota office. 

Florida Suncoast Real Estate held a golf tournament and donated the earnings of $10,000 to help men, women and children struggling with homelessness and health care issues through Turning Points, a nonprofit organization, in Bradenton. 

After 11 years at All Faiths Food Bank, chief executive officer Sandra Frank has announced she will be retiring, at the end of 2023. 

► S-One Labels & Packaging, in Sarasota, named Sharon Beeman vice president of global sales. 

► Goodwill Manasota announced its 2023-24 board of directors with Steve Boone the board chair; new to the board this year are James McClure and Laura Ritchey. 

From left: James McClure and Laura Ritchey, and board chair Steve Boone.

Mixon Fruit Farm, at 2525 27th St. E., in Bradenton, was listed for sale; the 39-acre farm includes a residence, storefront, warehouse, barn, pavilion and pastures. 

Sarasota Opera named Cameron Maxwell as its youth opera coordinator.

Bank of America donated $25,000 to Feeding Empty Little Tummies, which will help address food insecurity in Manatee County by providing access to nutritious meals. 

Sydney Gruters was named executive director and vice president of advancement for the New College of Florida Foundation

Sarasota Performing Arts Center Foundation, formerly Van Wezel Foundation, held its 21st annual Inspiration Gala and raised more than $1.3 million to support the foundation’s education and community engagement programs and planning for the new Sarasota Performing Arts Center.

REI Co-op plans to open its first Sarasota location later in 2023, at University Town Center, a Benderson Development mixed-use property. 

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