Bayside – Ridgway

Bayside – Ridgway

Abel Gonzalez Chef Abel Gonzalez has served as the chef at Bayside Seafood Grill & Bar since January 2000 where he oversees the menus, kitchens, and all day-to-day food preparation.  Abel’s culinary career began in 1976 at the Witch’s Brew in Naples, where he...
The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

Aldo Novoa Rodriguez Executive Chef Born and raised in Mexico City, Chef Aldo Novoa’s curiosity in food began with his grandmother’s cooking and discovering the diversity Mexican food offers.  His passion for travel along with his major in Culinary Arts led him to The...
SAILS

SAILS

Darren Veilleux Chef de Cuisine Darren Veilleux is responsible for making Sails Restaurant’s nightly service a seamless process. Many guests may recognize Darren from the restaurant’s open kitchen: Darren initially served as master of the restaurant’s custom-built...
Osteria Tulia, Bar Tulia, and The French

Osteria Tulia, Bar Tulia, and The French

Vincenzo Betulia Executive Chef and Partner A Sicilian native, Vincenzo Betulia grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where he began his career at age 14 with an after-school job at ristorante Bartolotta. He ultimately attained the chef position, became a Bartolotta...
The French

The French

Kayla Pfeiffer Executive Sous Chef Kayla was raised in Jupiter, FL, where she gained a strong passion for the culinary arts by watching her father (also a chef) in the business. Kayla made it a point to follow in her father’s footsteps so she started in the business...

Grants Awarded for 2019

The Naples Woman’s Club awarded over $70,000 in grants to social service agencies this season.Awards were presented to: Meals of Hope, Dress for Success, Operation Smile, Judy Sullivan Family Resource Center, Baby Basics, The Immokalee Center for Unmet Needs,...

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT – Jalna MacLaren

Jalna MacLaren joined the NWC in 2002 and served on the board as Community Improvement Chair, Chair of Dining for Philanthropy, Fundraising Chair, Treasurer, 1st VP and President.  Jalna is from 100% Greek background and graduated from Bowling Green State University...

Member Spotlight – Jackie Pierce

We were all so devastated to learn of the passing of our beloved Jackie Pierce, our NWC Parliamentarian, GFWC liaison, and so much more.  Jackie started her career as a teacher in the Midwest, initially with school children, and then at the college level introducing...

Head Shots by David Michael Photography

Get a lovely photo of yourself for our directory and your personal use!  Noted photographer David DiMartino of David Michael Photography will be on hand at our General Meetings to take a head shot. Cost is $25 plus tax (total $26.50) and you will pay David directly...

Artisan Holiday Boutique Showcase

Date: November 2, 2018 Time: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Location: NWC Clubhouse 570 Park Street Naples FL 34102 Map & Directions Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served while guests enjoy a private viewing of the artisans’ works. Tickets, at $45 per person (includes a $10...