Platinum Dry Cleaners Named Finalist for Florida Small Business Development Council / Florida Gulf Coast University Entrepreneurship Award

Platinum Dry Cleaners Southwest Florida's SBDC Distinguished Entrepreneur Award Finalist
Platinum Dry Cleaners, a Naples, FL based full service dry clean and laundry operation with 2 retail locations, 12 delivery routes, a 12,000 sq ft processing facility, and 40 employees has been named a finalist for the “Distinguished Entrepreneur Award of Southwest Florida” 2023.

Presented by the Florida Small Business Development Council at FGCU, the Distinguished Entrepreneur Awards of SWFL is held annually to celebrate entrepreneurial excellence in Southwest Florida. Southwest Florida Small Business entrepreneurs who have attained notable achievements and success in the field of entrepreneurship are recognized during this auspicious occasion. The awards recognize three Southwest Florida business owners for their business success, innovative technology, and business advocacy. 2023 marks the 11th annual celebration of local entrepreneurs.


Platinum will join over 25 nominees for the naming of the finalists and the winners presentation at the May 2, 2023 event to be held at Spanish Wells Country Club in Bonita Springs, Florida.

“On behalf of our 40 employees, we are all humbled & honored to be nominated and recognized for our efforts coming off the pandemic and hurricane.” comes from Craig Bamberg, Owner/Partner at Platinum Dry Cleaners. “Platinum provides SWFL an unequaled dry clean and laundry service. It falls on the efforts of 40 dedicated employees and being considered for this award is a testament to this amazing staff.” Bamberg went on to state.

Platinum’s over 35 years of high quality, attention to detail, delicate washing & hand finishing continues to be Southwest Florida’s first choice in detailed fabricare with its focus on everyday casual, select couture, forever preservation, and home textile care offerings. The company is increasing its already established 2 Naples retail locations with further direction on home delivery of all services with a strong emphasis on its convenient, time saving APP available on the Apple and Google platforms. This on-device convenience compliments Platinum’s affordable, time saving delivery for dry cleaning and wash & fold garment fabricare.