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Venture Construction Group of Florida Sponsors Fundraiser for Hurricane Ian Victims

Venture Construction Group of Florida Sponsors Fundraiser for Hurricane Ian Victims

Leading Florida Restoration Company Gives Back to Families in Need

FORT MYERS, Fla. Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL) sponsored the Storm Ventures Group (SVG) Industry Networking and Fundraiser event held on Nov. 9 in Fort Myers. Local restoration contractors and industry professionals raised funds and gathered donations for the children of North Fort Myers Academy of the Arts (NFMAA), a local magnet school, and the hundreds of families who lost everything but the clothes on their back from Hurricane Ian. Funds were donated to“Future Now”, a non-profit charity division of the Chris Musgrove Ministries, to support the children of NFMAA with a backpack drive, gift cards, shoes and clothing on Nov. 12. Gunns and local families spoke at the event about the impact of Hurricane Ian and local relief efforts.

“Hurricane Ian was devastating to many in the Fort Myers area, especially our families at North Fort Academy for the Arts. We appreciate your generosity to support our families. Thank you so much for your contributions as they will make a difference for our families’ recovery,” said Andrea Gunns, Principal, NFMAA.

The event included food, BBQ, drinks and musical live entertainment from Krooked Creek. Sponsors included Venture Construction Group of Florida, SVG Storm Solar Synergy, Cohen Law Group, Eco Mold Testing, Addison Riley, Wrap Proof, SVG 911, Artificial Turf Factory Outlet.

Ranked #46 nationwide on Roofing Contractor magazine’s “Top 100”,  VCGFL sponsors a variety of charities annually. Giving back is an integral part of the company’s mission. As a local leader in hurricane damage repairs, restoration and emergency services, VCGFL is helping residential and commercial property owners with Hurricane Ian recovery efforts. Contact Venture Construction Group of Florida at or 1-866-459-8351 for a free storm damage inspection.

“It’s our company mission to always take the time to help others. We help property owners throughout Florida rebuild after major storms and hurricanes, and we help the communities we serve by donating and sponsoring various charitable programs. Giving back is what it’s all about,” said Stephen Shanton, CEO and president of Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL).

About Venture Construction Group of Florida

Founded in 1998, Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL) is an award-winning leader in construction, restoration, renovations, roofing, pool and outdoor design, build and install, storm damage repairs, and 24/7 emergency services throughout Florida, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Bahamas and the Caribbean. Specializing in residential, industrial and commercial projects, VCGFL assists homeowners, property managers, condominium boards, homeowner associations, association boards, hotels, and business complexes with general contractor services, roofing, specialty construction, historical restoration, water and flood mitigation, and property repairs due to fire, flood, water, wind and hurricanes. With offices in Boca Raton, Ft. Myers, Naples, Panama City Beach, Orlando, Stuart, Tampa, San Juan, and Nassau, VCGFL is committed to operational excellence and exceptional customer service. VCGFL takes care of the details every step of the way including roofing, siding, windows, drywall, flooring, paint, gutters to rebuilding properties after major storm events from hurricanes, tornadoes, and hailstorms. VCGFL has earned leading industry awards including Roofing Contractor Magazine’s “Top 100”, Better Business Bureau (BBB) Southeast Florida and Caribbean 2021 Torch Award for Ethics Finalist, Gold Coast Builders Association (GCBA) Silver PRISM Award for Safety Team of the Year, GCBA Gold PRISM Award for Craftsmanship- Commercial Exterior, GCBA Silver PRISM Award for Craftsmanship- Commercial Exterior, Owens Corning Pinnacle Award for SafetyRoofing Alliance MVP Award, Coatings Pro Contractor Award, Pro Remodeler Forty Under 40 Award, Qualified Remodeler Top 500 Remodelers Award, Qualified Remodeler Master Design Award, Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association S.T.A.R. Spotlight Trophy for the Advancement of Roofing Awards in Sustainability and Community Service. Shanton is a certified member of the WindStorm Insurance Network™ and is a WIND Certified Umpire®, WIND Certified Appraiser®, and WIND Certified Fellow®. VCGFL carries advanced accreditations and is an exclusive certified National Storm Damage Center Preferred Contractor and Certified Member of the United Association of Storm Restoration Contractors. VCGFL is a proud member of Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) Industry Members Association (EIMA); Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association (FRSA); Gold Coast Builders Association (GCBA); Insurance Appraisal and Umpire Association (IAUA); National Association of Environmentally Responsible Mold Contractors (NAERMC); National Association of Home Builders (NAHB); National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA); NRCA Qualified Trainer; Property Liability and Resource Bureau (PLRB); Restoration Industry Association (RIA). VCGFL is a registered U.S. Federal Government Contractor and holds leading manufacturer certifications including Owens Corning Platinum Preferred Contractor, Mule-Hide Legacy Contractor, Certified CertainTeed Contractor, and Duro-Last Certified Contractor status. VCGFL credentials have been vetted and screened through independent third-party Global Risk Management Solutions. For more information, call 866-459-8351 or visit us online at

About Storm Ventures Group

Storm Ventures Group (SVG) is the premier catastrophic management consulting and joint venture firm. SVG is a global leader in training construction industry professionals how to help property owners recover quickly after catastrophic storm events. The SVG team brings over 25 years of experience in commercial and residential construction, insurance restoration, and best practices in construction management to the rapidly growing insurance restoration industry. SVG products include SVG University (SVG U), a virtual online training platform for general contractors, roofing, construction and restoration professionals. SVG U includes a full course library of hands-on, engaging, industry-specific training videos with courses, chapters, and testing to help contractors scale. The SVG annual Win The Storm Conference & Trade Show Expo attracts, trains and mobilizes construction and restoration companies throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia to successfully manage catastrophic storm events, build sales teams, rebuild communities and streamline operations to scale. Learn more at

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