Thank you for attending VISIT FLORIDA’s Media Reception

You now have the inside scoop on why there are “so many ways to #LoveFL.” VISIT FLORIDA’s PR team and our industry Partners are available to assist you with your stories about the Sunshine State. For more information, please see our Partner press releases and photos below. If you have any follow up questions, please contact Kenneth Morgan-Schleuning at KMorgan@VISITFLORIDA.org or Summer Gilhousen at sgilhousen@VISITFLORIDA.org.

 

Press Releases

The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel – What’s new from The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel

Charlotte Harbor VCB – STORY IDEAS TO TAKE YOU OFF FLORIDA’S BEATEN PATH

Daytona Beach Area CVB – DISCOVER THE UNEXPECTED IN THE ‘NEW’ DAYTONA BEACH

Discover the Palm Beaches – What’s New in The Palm Beaches for 2016

The Florida Keys and Key West

Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB – What’s New in Greater Fort Lauderdale

Greater Miami CVB – WHAT’S NEW IN GREATER MIAMI AND THE BEACHES FOR FALL/WINTER

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens – Chagall Exhibit Slated for 2017 at Selby Gardens

Naples, Marco Island, Everglades – Florida’s Paradise Coast – NEW AND MUST DO FOR 2016 IN NAPLES, MARCO ISLAND & THE EVERGLADES

St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches VCB – Fall in Love with History, Nature and Adventure on Florida’s Historic Coast

SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment – New Attractions, New Values at SeaWorld, Busch Gardens Parks

St. Johns Cultural Council – Florida’s Historic Coast is Home to Two National Park Service Monuments

Visit Central Florida – Central Florida’s Polk County Story Ideas:

Visit Natural North Florida

Visit Orlando – FROM SPRINGS TO FALLS TO FROZEN, ORLANDO AWASH WITH ‘A SWEET 16’ OF NEW OPENINGS IN 2016

Visit Sarasota County – Sarasota County, Florida in 2016 & Beyond

Visit South Walton – Florida’s No. 1 Coastal Economy Shines Beyond Summer

Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater – The latest news from the most popular tourism destination on the Gulf of Mexico: St. Pete/Clearwater

Visit Tampa Bay – Unlock Tampa Bay, February 2016

JetBlue – JETBLUE FACT SHEET

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The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel

Selecting Seashells
Credit: The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel
Contact: Lee Rose
lrose@leegov.com
Kids playing in water
Credit: The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel
Contact: Lee Rose
lrose@leegov.com
Palm Tree
Credit: The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel
Contact: Lee Rose
lrose@leegov.com

Visit Central Florida

Safari Wilderness Ranch
Credit: Visit Central Florida
Contact: Kelly Rote
kelly@visitcentralflorida.org
Bok Tower
Credit: Visit Central Florida
Contact: Kelly Rote
kelly@visitcentralflorida.org
Ranch Resort Glamping Tent
Credit: Visit Central Florida
Contact: Kelly Rote
kelly@visitcentralflorida.org
Legoland
Credit: Visit Central Florida
Contact: Kelly Rote
kelly@visitcentralflorida.org
River Ranch Resort Airboat Ride
Credit: Visit Central Florida
Contact: Kelly Rote
kelly@visitcentralflorida.org

Charlotte Harbor VCB

Muscle Car City
Credit: Charlotte Harbor VCB
Contact: Jennifer Huber
jennifer.huber@Charlottecountyfl.gov
Beach Wood
Credit: Charlotte Harbor VCB
Contact: Jennifer Huber
jennifer.huber@Charlottecountyfl.gov
Charlotte Harbor Old Railway
Credit: Charlotte Harbor VCB
Contact: Jennifer Huber
jennifer.huber@Charlottecountyfl.gov
Motocross
Credit: Charlotte Harbor VCB
Contact: Jennifer Huber
jennifer.huber@Charlottecountyfl.gov
Sunrise Kayaking
Credit: Charlotte Harbor VCB
Contact: Jennifer Huber
jennifer.huber@Charlottecountyfl.gov

Daytona Beach Area CVB

One Daytona Aerial Rendering
Credit: Daytona International Speedway
Contact: Lorie Campbell Baker
lcb@daytonabeach.com
Daytona International Speedway
Credit: Daytona International Speedway
Contact: Lorie Campbell Baker
lcb@daytonabeach.com
Daytona-Beach-Boardwalk-and-The-Main-Street-Pier
Credit: Daytona Beach Area CVB
Contact: Lorie Campbell Baker
lcb@daytonabeach.com
Ponce-de-Leon-Inlet-Lighthouse-Museum
Credit: Daytona Beach Area CVB
Contact: Lorie Campbell Baker
lcb@daytonabeach.com

Discover The Palm Beaches

Jupiter Lighthouse
Credit: Discover The Palm Beaches
Contact: Ashley Svarney
asvarney@palmbeachfl.com
Boca-Raton-Resort-Beach-Club-Pool-Ocean
Credit: Discover The Palm Beaches
Contact: Ashley Svarney
asvarney@palmbeachfl.com
International-Polo-Club
Credit: Discover The Palm Beaches
Contact: Ashley Svarney
asvarney@palmbeachfl.com
Palm-Beach-and-Worth-Avenue-Clock-tower
Credit: Discover The Palm Beaches
Contact: Ashley Svarney
asvarney@palmbeachfl.com
Clematis-Street-Downtown
Credit: Discover The Palm Beaches
Contact: Ashley Svarney
asvarney@palmbeachfl.com

Florida Keys and Key West

FL-Keys-Aerial
Credit: Andy Newman Florida Keys News Bureau
Contact: Andy Newman
alert@fla-keys.com
FL-Keys-Sanctuary
Credit: Bob Care Florida Keys News Bureau
Contact: Andy Newman
alert@fla-keys.com
FL-Keys-Dry-Tortugas
Credit: Rob O’Neal Florida Keys News Bureau
Contact: Andy Newman
alert@fla-keys.com
FL-Keys-Dolphin-Mural
Credit: Andy Newman Florida Keys News Bureau
Contact: Andy Newman
alert@fla-keys.com
FL-Keys-Dolphin-Mural
Credit: Rob O’Neal Florida Keys News Bureau
Contact: Andy Newman
alert@fla-keys.com

Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB

 Beach Sky
Credit: Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB
Contact: Jessica Savage
jessicasavage@broward.org
 Paddleboard and Yoga
Credit: Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB
Contact: Jessica Savage
jessicasavage@broward.org
Waterways
Credit: Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB
Contact: Jessica Savage
jessicasavage@broward.org
Dock and Dine
Credit: Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB
Contact: Jessica Savage
jessicasavage@broward.org
Nightlife
Credit: Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB
Contact: Jessica Savage
jessicasavage@broward.org

Greater Miami CVB

Downtown-Miami-Brickell-Aerial-Skyline
Credit: Greater Miami CVB
Contact: Jennifer Haz
jennifer@gmcvb.com
Homestead-Bayfront-Park-Beach-Britto-Lifeguard-Tower
Credit: Greater Miami CVB
Contact: Jennifer Haz
jennifer@gmcvb.com
Little-Havana-El-Pub-Restaurant
Credit: Greater Miami CVB
Contact: Jennifer Haz
jennifer@gmcvb.com
Port Miami
Credit: Greater Miami CVB
Contact: Jennifer Haz
jennifer@gmcvb.com
South-Beach-Ocean-Drive-Night-Life
Credit: Greater Miami CVB
Contact: Jennifer Haz
jennifer@gmcvb.com

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

bromeliad-garden
Credit: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
Contact: Mischa Kirby
mkirby@selby.org
The Lovers
Credit: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
Contact: Mischa Kirby
mkirby@selby.org

Naples, Marco Island, Everglades – Florida’s Paradise Coast

Delnor Wiggins Pass State Park
Credit: Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB
Contact: Stephanie Ferraris
stephanief@louhammond.com
Fakahatchee_Strand_Big_Cypress_Bend_Boardwalk
Credit: Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB
Contact: Stephanie Ferraris
stephanief@louhammond.com
Edgewater Beach Resort Fire Pit
Credit: Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB
Contact: Stephanie Ferraris
stephanief@louhammond.com
Tigertail
Credit: Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB
Contact: Stephanie Ferraris
stephanief@louhammond.com
Sunset Naples Pier
Credit: Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB
Contact: Stephanie Ferraris
stephanief@louhammond.com

St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches VCB

Castillo de San Marcos
Credit: St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches VCB
Contact: Barbara Golden
BGolden@floridashistoriccoast.com
Aviles-Carriage-Ride
Credit: St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches VCB
Contact: Barbara Golden
BGolden@floridashistoriccoast.com
Shopping in St. Augustine
Credit: St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches VCB
Contact: Barbara Golden
BGolden@floridashistoriccoast.com
Flagler College
Credit: St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches VCB
Contact: Barbara Golden
BGolden@floridashistoriccoast.com
Golf
Credit: St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches VCB
Contact: Barbara Golden
BGolden@floridashistoriccoast.com

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

Cobra's Curse
Credit: SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Contact: Suzanne Pelisson Beasley
suzanne.pelisson-beasley@seaworld.com
Plaza
Credit: SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Contact: Suzanne Pelisson Beasley
suzanne.pelisson-beasley@seaworld.com
North Portal
Credit: SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Contact: Suzanne Pelisson Beasley
suzanne.pelisson-beasley@seaworld.com
Dolphin Interaction
Credit: SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Contact: Suzanne Pelisson Beasley
suzanne.pelisson-beasley@seaworld.com
Rescue Turtle Release
Credit: SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Contact: Suzanne Pelisson Beasley
suzanne.pelisson-beasley@seaworld.com

St. Johns Cultural Council

Fort Matanzas
Credit: St. Johns Cultural Council
Contact: Andrew Witt
awitt@historiccoastculture.com
Inside Lightner Museum
Credit: St. Johns Cultural Council
Contact: Andrew Witt
awitt@historiccoastculture.com
Reenactors
Credit: Kathe O’Donnelly
Contact: Andrew Witt
awitt@historiccoastculture.com

Visit Natural North Florida

Credit: Visit Natural North Florida
Contact: Tommy Thompson
capttommy@me.com
Credit: Visit Natural North Florida
Contact: Tommy Thompson
capttommy@me.com
Credit: Visit Natural North Florida
Contact: Tommy Thompson
capttommy@me.com
Credit: Visit Natural North Florida
Contact: Tommy Thompson
capttommy@me.com
Credit: Visit Natural North Florida
Contact: Tommy Thompson
capttommy@me.com

Visit Orlando

Volcano Bay
Credit: Visit Orlando
Contact: Meredith Klinger
Meredith.Klinger@edelman.com
STK Disney
Credit: Visit Orlando
Contact: Meredith Klinger
Meredith.Klinger@edelman.com
Epcot Frozen Ever After
Credit: Visit Orlando
Contact: Meredith Klinger
Meredith.Klinger@edelman.com
Universal-Skull-Island-Reign-Of-Kong
Credit: Visit Orlando
Contact: Meredith Klinger
Meredith.Klinger@edelman.com
Rivers of Light
Credit: Visit Orlando
Contact: Meredith Klinger
Meredith.Klinger@edelman.com

Visit Sarasota County

Siesta Key
Credit: Visit Sarasota County
Contact: Lynn Hobeck Bates
LHobeck@visitsarasota.org
Young Venice
Credit: Visit Sarasota County
Contact: Lynn Hobeck Bates
LHobeck@visitsarasota.org
Credit: Visit Sarasota County
Contact: Lynn Hobeck Bates
LHobeck@visitsarasota.org
Ringling
Credit: Visit Sarasota County
Contact: Lynn Hobeck Bates
LHobeck@visitsarasota.org
Downtown Sarasota Marina
Credit: Visit Sarasota County
Contact: Lynn Hobeck Bates
LHobeck@visitsarasota.org

Visit South Walton

30A Wine Festival
Credit: Visit South Walton
Contact: Jon Ervin
Jon@visitsouthwalton.com
Sand Dunes of South Walton
Credit: Tommy Crow
Contact: Jon Ervin
Jon@visitsouthwalton.com
Rosemary-Brach-Coastal-Cuisine-Edwards
Credit: Tommy Crow
Contact: Jon Ervin
Jon@visitsouthwalton.com
Songwriter's Festival
Credit: Visit South Walton
Contact: Jon Ervin
Jon@visitsouthwalton.com
Santa Rosa Beach
Credit: Visit South Walton
Contact: Jon Ervin
Jon@visitsouthwalton.com

Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater

treasure Island
Credit: Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater
Contact: Leroy Bridges
leroy@visitspc.com
Girls Playing on the Beach
Credit: Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater
Contact: Leroy Bridges
leroy@visitspc.com
Sandpearl Resort Firepit
Credit: Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater
Contact: Leroy Bridges
leroy@visitspc.com
Dali Museum
Credit: Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater
Contact: Leroy Bridges
leroy@visitspc.com
St. Pete Downtown Skyline
Credit: Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater
Contact: Leroy Bridges
leroy@visitspc.com

Visit Tampa Bay

Ulele
Credit: Visit Tampa Bay
Contact: Cristina Duschek
cduschek@visittampabay.com
The colorful Tampa Riverwalk
Credit: Visit Tampa Bay
Contact: Cristina Duschek
cduschek@visittampabay.com
Cigar City
Credit: Visit Tampa Bay
Contact: Cristina Duschek
cduschek@visittampabay.com
Manatee
Credit: Visit Tampa Bay
Contact: Cristina Duschek
cduschek@visittampabay.com
Centro Ybor
Credit: Visit Tampa Bay
Contact: Cristina Duschek
cduschek@visittampabay.com

JetBlue

JetBlue Flights From NY to FL
Credit: JetBlue
Contact: Danielle Sandars
Danielle.Sandars@jetblue.com