Category Archives: Press Release

Category: Press Release Election Returns for Florida’s Congressional and Legislative Districts August 27, 2008

Primary elections were held Tuesday for Congressional and Legislative contests across the state. Please go to to see those candidates who made it into the general election, and those automatically elected without general election opposition. On 3 Public Relations (On3PR), is a full-service communications firm providing comprehensive strategies for internal and external communication for local, state and federal associations, businesses, …Read More

Central Florida Partnership Unveils New Commuter Rail Web Site September 8, 2008 to Provide Community Updates and Advocacy for the Transportation initiative. The Central Florida Partnership today unveiled a new web site dedicated to the issue of Commuter Rail and its impact within the region and across the state. The site, Right Track Florida,, will serve to provide current developments, key studies, important meetings, and recent news relating to this vital …Read More

Statement from FRLA & Bed Tax Coalition Re: HB 161 February 10, 2009

“The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA), along with members of the Bed Tax Coalition, applaud Representative Gary Aubuchon’s (R-Cape Coral) actions today in pulling the controversial Tourist Development Tax (TDT) language out of House Bill 161. The language would have allowed for an increase of the TDT to go toward unrelated purposes instead of tourism generating and marketing efforts. …Read More

FRLA Applauds House Committee for Passing HB 717 / Hospitality Education Program March 13, 2009

(Tallahassee, FL) – The Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (FRLA) today thanks the members of the House Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee for passing HB 717 out of committee. The bill, known as the Hospitality Education Program (HEP), preserves America’s most successful “school to career” program where over 20,000 High School students in 225 High Schools participate statewide. …Read More

Coach Tony Dungy Supports Program that Saves Young Lives through Education, Awareness March 22, 2010

The Cardiac Arrhythmia Syndromes (CAS) Foundation, in collaboration with All Children’s Specialty Physicians and Hillsborough County Public Schools, along with former Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Tony Dungy, today announced the unveiling of The SafeBeat Initiative. The Initiative will begin an awareness campaign to provide heart screenings to all Hillsborough County high school students beginning March 2010, and at no charge …Read More

Kathy Mears Joins On 3 Public Relations as Vice President February 17, 2011

Marking the three year anniversary of On 3 Public Relations (On3PR), owner and President Christina Johnson today announced the addition of Kathy Mears to the On3PR team. Mears will serve as Vice President of the Florida-based firm.   Kathy Mears comes to On3PR having served over 15 years at the highest levels of state government. She has worked in the offices …Read More

The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Announces Its 2012 Legislative Session Issues January 4, 2012

(Tallahassee, FL) – The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) today unveiled several of its 2012 Legislative issues it will be heavily lobbying and following closely during the upcoming nine week Session. The FRLA, the state’s largest hospitality trade industry representing over 10,000 members in the hotel, restaurant, supplier and attractions arena, supports a pro-business and pro-job growth agenda.   FRLA …Read More

Governor Scott, CFO Atwater Join Consumers, Business Leaders, Law Enforcement Officials and Concerned Floridians to Urge the Legislature to Put the Brakes on Accident Fraud and Abuse January 25, 2012

PIP Movement Takes to the Capitol to Urge Action Tallahassee, Fla. – Florida Governor Rick Scott and Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater today joined a broad coalition of Florida consumers, business leaders, law enforcement officials and concerned citizens to urge the Legislature to take immediate action this session to ‘Put the Brakes on Accident Fraud and Abuse’ in the personal …Read More

Hundreds of Parents and Students across Florida March on the Capitol in Support of Parental Choice in Education February 22, 2012

The Florida Coalition for Public School Options (FCPSO) today hosted a successful School Choice Day at the Capitol. Over 700 parents, students and teachers gathered from every region in Florida to learn first-hand about the legislative process, listen to remarks from high-level policymakers, and interact with their elected representatives. Their mission this year was also to demand that Florida virtual …Read More

The Central Florida Political Leadership Institute Announces Applications Now Being Accepted for 2012 Class March 2, 2012

The Central Florida Political Leadership Institute (PLI) today announced applications to be considered for the 2012 PLI Class are now being accepted through Friday, March 23, 2012.  PLI is an innovative, groundbreaking initiative designed to strengthen and equip the region’s future leaders with training prior to their decision to run for public office.   Already, ten members from the first four …Read More