Gillette Receives Rotary Ethics in Leadership Award
Rotary Club of Bonita Springs Honors Community Leader
Bonita Springs – (Oct. 31, 2014) – Bob Gillette, CEO and General Partner of American House Senior Living Communities, received the Ethics in Leadership Award at a special ceremony at the Oct. 22 club meeting.
“The Ethics in Leadership Award was created in 2012 to give The Rotary Club of Bonita Springs the opportunity to recognize a local individual whose personal and professional background serves as an example and role model in his or her professional life,” said Mark Generales, Chair of the 2014 Ethics in Leadership Award Committee.
A Bonita Springs resident since 2002, Gillette has displayed leadership, insight and compassion in a number of ways throughout Southwest Florida. Gillette brought the Vietnam traveling wall to Riverside Park in Bonita Springs, most recently in 2013. He is a sponsor and supporter of the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team; the team returns to Bonita Springs to play in an exhibition in January. He serves on the Bonita Springs Veteran’s Advisory Committee and is an active member or the Rotary Club of Bonita Springs.
Gillette was named Citizen of the Year by the Bonita Springs Chamber of Commerce earlier this year.
About the Rotary Club of Bonita Springs
Chartered in 1978, The Rotary Club of Bonita Springs is a diverse group of 100 business professionals and civic leaders who take an active role in the communities they serve. The club is part of Rotary International, a service organization with more than 1.2 million members in 200 countries who bring needed humanitarian improvements to some of the most impoverished parts of the world, as well as in local Southwest Florida communities. The Rotary Club of Bonita Springs meets Wednesday mornings at 7:15 am at the Bonita Bay Club. For more information, go to bonitaspringsrotary.org.