Edison & Ford Winter Estates launches mobile website

09/02/2011

Media Release - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Lisa Sbuttoni, PR/Marketing Director
293-334-7419

Photo attachment: Edison & Ford Winter Estates mobile site: www.edisonfordwinterestates.org

Edison & Ford Winter Estates launches mobile website

FORT MYERS, FLA.(September 2, 2011)The Edison & Ford Winter Estates launched its first mobile website in August. The site helps visitors find information including directions, tours, and what to see at the Edison Ford. Included on the site is a direct link to The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel website (www.fortmyers-sanibel.com) to assist visitors in planning a trip to southwest Florida. The new mobile site also allows visitors to connect with the Edison Ford social networking sites and access to the online store. The mobile website can be accessed by visiting www.edisonfordwinterestates.org on any smartphone or tablet.

Later this fall the Edison Ford plans to launch a mobile app that will allow visitors more interactive information about the historical homes, gardens, lab and museum.

The Estates is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The Estates is the winner of the 2009 National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and is an official project of “Save America’s Treasures” at the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the web site at www.edisonfordwinterestates.org.

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