Marketing

7 Social Media Strategies That Will Pay Off for Your Business

In less than a decade, social media has gone from a teenage fad to an indispensable part of nearly every layer of business.

10/09/2017 By Vicki Dean

Marketing

Publix Media and Public Relations Manager to Speak in Sarasota

Brian West of Publix Super Markets will be the guest speaker at the local chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association's next luncheon.

10/09/2017 Photography by Staff

Media

Retired Bradenton Herald Publisher to Speak About Career Sept. 20

The Central West Coast Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association will host a lunchtime discussion with Bob Turner.

09/14/2017 By Staff

Public relations

Sarasota Marketing Specialist Receives Statewide Award

Sarasota's Cheray Keyes-Shima last month received the highest honor accorded by the Florida Public Relations Association.

09/07/2017 By Staff

Retail

'Shoptember' Returns

Visit Sarasota County is again partnering with stores and shopping districts for Shoptember, a month-long promotion intended to encourage retail business.

09/01/2017 By Staff

The arts

New Workshops Created to Help Artists Develop Business Skills

The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County is hosting a series of four workshops designed to help artists build business and administrative skills.

09/01/2017 By Staff

Marketing

PR Association Honors Outstanding Members

The Central West Coast Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association recently installed its new board of directors and recognized outstanding members.

08/28/2017 By Staff

Publishing

HIV/AIDS Nonprofit Starts New Magazine

Sarasota's Consonant Custom Media recently launched a new magazine that will serve as a platform for the Community AIDS Network.

08/22/2017 By Staff

Marketing

Public Relations Association Presents Annual Awards Next Week

The Central West Coast Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association is presenting its annual Chapter Awards on Wednesday, Aug. 16.

08/09/2017 By Staff

Honors

Printing Companies Win Statewide Awards

Sarasota's Coastal Printing and Naples' Intech Printing & Direct Mail, Inc. were recently recognized as two of Florida’s top printing and graphic communications companies.

08/08/2017 By Staff

New hires

Marketing Company Promotes Three

Sarasota's Grapevine Communications—an advertising, marketing and public relations agency—recently promoted Britney Guertin, Heidi Cook and Tammy Dumer.

07/14/2017 By Staff

Media

New Studio Helps Businesses with Facebook Live Streams

The video production company Mars Vision Productions recently built SRQ Live Studio.

07/11/2017 By Staff

Marketing

New Campaign Created to Showcase the Rosemary District

Risdon Group, the developers behind the Risdon on 5th residences in the Rosemary District, recently unveiled a new campaign, Live Up, that showcases creative personalities in the neighborhood.

07/06/2017 By Staff

Marketing

Local Specialist Honored By State Public Relations Association

Sharon Kunkel, the president of Sarasota's Wordslinger Marketing & PR, was recently named to the 2017 Joe Curley Rising Leader Class of the Florida Public Relations Association.

07/03/2017 By Staff

New hires

Health Care Foundation Names New Communications Director

The Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation recently hired Kara Saunders as the nonprofit's director of communications.

06/05/2017 By Staff

Marketing

Online Marketing, Social Media Discussed at Upcoming Luncheon

The Gulf Coast Latin Chamber of Commerce is holding a luncheon event that will cover online marketing and social media on Thursday, June 8.

05/31/2017 By Staff

Public relations

PR Company Moves Into New Office, Adds Clients and Hires New Employee

Sarasota's Three Six Oh Public Relations is celebrating its five-year anniversary.

05/11/2017 By Staff

Honors

Public Relations Professional Wins Pair of Awards

Kim Livengood of Sarasota's Eclipse Agency was honored with two awards during a recent luncheon held by the Central West Coast Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association.

04/21/2017 By Staff

Openings

Manufacturer Looking to Hire

The manufacturing company Comandulli North America is holding a hiring event on Wednesday, April 26.

04/19/2017 By Staff

Marketing

Video Platform Manager Offers Free Workshop

The Sarasota HubSpot User Group will present a free workshop, "Video Marketing: Lead Generation and Nurturing in 2017," with Wistia manager Margot da Cunha.

04/18/2017 By Staff