September 9, 2011

FRLA hosts online travel company discussion panel

Tampa Bay Business Journal / September 9, 2011  Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association President and Chief Executive Officer Carol Dover moderated a panel discussion about online […]
August 1, 2011

Continuing Education / Central Florida Political Leadership Institute

Orlando Inc. Every Monday / August 1, 2011  In July, the Central Florida Political Leadership Institute (PLI) held the first of three Mentoring Workshops which are […]
July 1, 2011

Central Florida’s SunRail project is back on track

Dan Tracy and Aaron Deslatte / Orlando Sentinel / July 1, 2011  Florida leaders this morning gave the go-ahead to SunRail, the long-delayed Central Florida commuter train […]
April 7, 2011

Expand ‘virtual’ schools, say lawmakers

(Patricia Mazzei, Miami Herald) – More students could learn from a laptop in their bedroom rather than a whiteboard in a brick-and-mortar classroom under a pair […]
April 2, 2011

Support compassionate and cost-saving community care

(Commentary by Mary Unger, Palm Beach Post) — Our state is experiencing difficult economic times. Elected leaders are seeking to meet the challenge of budget shortfalls by […]
March 18, 2011

Event to showcase Fla. tourism opportunities

(Elizabeth Mack, Tallahassee Democrat) – Five years ago, seven statewide associations decided to form a partnership to create a united focus on tourism in Florida.  On […]
March 4, 2011

Study Urges Elimination of Obsolete Telecom Regulations

(Gary Rohrer, Sunshine State News) — Regulations designed to moderate the local monopolies of telephone companies are obsolete, and are impeding job growth and investments in […]
February 17, 2011

Kathy Mears Joins On 3 Public Relations as Vice President

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 […]
February 10, 2011

Florida’s Al Cardenas named chair of American Conservative Union

Former Republican Party of Florida chairman Al Cardenas has been elected chairman of the American Conservative Union, which convened its annual conference today in Washington.  The Havana-born Miamian succeeds David […]
January 26, 2011

Hospitality industry: Make licenses cheaper, faster and easier

Amid the anti-regulation fervor gripping the Florida Legislature this spring, the head of the state’s largest hospitality trade group on Wednesday urged lawmakers to speed up […]
March 22, 2010

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

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 […]
December 4, 2009

AAF and FPRA Holiday Madness a Success!

The annual American Advertising Federation and Florida Public Relations Association media auction and reception took place December 3, 2009 at Hotel Duval in downtown Tallahassee. This […]
April 8, 2009

Public notices need to be in print and online

As chair of the Senate Committee on Community Affairs, I have the job of moving multiple areas of legislation dealing with issues that affect our communities. […]
March 16, 2009

FRLA MEDIA ADVISORY

Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association President Carol Dover to Give “State of the Industry” Legislative Briefing in South Florida TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Restaurant & Lodging […]
March 16, 2009

CENTRAL FLORIDA’S 2009 CAPITOL CONNECTION HOSTS SUNRAIL RALLY

(Tallahassee, FL) – Members of Central Florida’s Capitol Connection today announced its plans for a SunRail Rally to be held in Tallahassee, Florida on Wednesday, March […]