Lynn Hobeck Bates, 941-955-0991 Ext. 103
Visit Sarasota County wins awards from Florida Festivals & Events Association
SARASOTA, Fla. (August 27, 2014) – Visit Sarasota County (VSC) won two first-place awards in the Florida Festivals & Events Association (FFEA) 2014 SUNSATIONAL AWARDS competition. Awards were given at FFEA’s 20th Anniversary convention in Orlando, Fla. on August 14, 2014. FFEA is a not-for-profit association dedicated to supporting and promoting more than 750 festivals, events, and fairs in the state of Florida.
VSC won in the Brochure category for the Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week newspaper insert and in the Website category for the Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week website, www.savorsarasota.org.
Winners were selected by a panel of judges representing media outlets, printing companies, website designers, photographers, promotional marketing professionals and social media experts.
For media requests, please contact Lynn Hobeck Bates at 941-955-0991 Ext. 103 or [email protected].
About Sarasota County
Located on Southwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, Sarasota County offers a vibrant arts and cultural scene, a diverse array of culinary experiences and a variety of opportunities to take advantage of the clear waters and the great outdoors. Sarasota County provides the quintessential, laid-back beach getaway with numerous sprawling, white-sand beaches, including Siesta Key Beach, named “America’s Best Beach” in 2011 by Stephen Leatherman, aka, Dr. Beach. Dubbed “Home of the American Circus,” Sarasota County served as the headquarters for the Ringling Brothers, Barnum & Bailey Circus for 75 years, and visitors can experience its unique circus heritage first-hand by following the circus trail or catching a performance by one of two local circus companies. For more information on visiting Sarasota County, visit www.visitsarasota.org or call (800) 522-9799.
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