More than 1,000 Shell Point residents gathered on Jan. 30, 2015 for Shell Point Retirement Community’s annual Gala event, which celebrated Shell Point’s 47th anniversary and continued success. Themed “Possible,” the event examined what Shell Point has made possible in the lives of its residents, considered possibilities for future success, and recognized the achievements of 2014.
During the program, Shell Point President Peter Dys shared his reflections on Shell Point’s culture of generosity and thanked residents for sharing their time, treasure, and talents with the community. Dys then surprised David Moreland, vice president of sales and marketing, with a Lifetime Achievement Award to honor Moreland’s 31 years of service to Shell Point.
Fourteen-year-old piano prodigy Ethan Bortnik entertained guests with his uplifting and memorable collection of melodies. The talented young musician even composed a special song about Shell Point and performed it during the evening.
About Shell Point Retirement Community
Shell Point Retirement Community, founded in 1968, is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located in Fort Myers, Florida. A nationally recognized leader in the retirement industry, Shell Point offers independent retirement living, assisted living, and skilled nursing care to 2,400 residents in an active, resort-style environment. Located just two miles from the Sanibel causeway, Shell Point’s amenities include an 18-hole championship golf course, deep-water boating access with free boat dockage, and recreational and fitness facilities. To learn more about Shell Point, please visit www.shellpoint.org or call 1-800-780-1131.« Return to main News and Stories page
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