Boca Raton Regional Hospital Foundation received a $2 million donation from Phillip and Peggy DeZwirek to name the Phillip and Peggy DeZwirek Center for Spinal Disorders and Back Pain in the hospital’s new Marcus Neuroscience Institute.
The gift will fund programs, technology, capital projects and services for the center. Phillip DeZwirek, a Toronto based financier and philanthropist, was the founder and is Chairman Emeritus of CECO Environmental Corp. of Cincinnati.
Through the DeZwirek Family Holding Company, the DeZwireks hold multiple successful private enterprises. Phillip DeZwirek was a founder and Director of Pan Ocean Oil Corp., which he merged with Marathon Oil Company in 1976.
— Staff report