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On3PR makes news for our clients. Whether it’s opinion editorials, letters to the editor, and one-on-one interviews with Florida’s respected journalists, or a digital campaign to propel your message to the right audiences, here you’ll find how we’re generating headlines.

Former Gov. Rick Scott Deputy Communications Director McKinley Lewis Joins Kendra Parson, Laura Rambo at Award-Winning Firm

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Christina Johnson, president and founder of On 3 Public Relations (On3PR), today announced the addition of McKinley Lewis as part of the On3PR team. McKinley will serve as Senior Vice President of Accounts. He joins Kendra Parson and Laura Rambo as part of the woman-owned and woman-certified firm, now celebrating its 11-year anniversary. McKinley most recently served …Read More

. on March 11, 2019
Reforming remote sales-tax law would grow business, help taxpayers

Opinion Editorial by Pat Neal and Dominic M. Calabro Orlando Sentinel November 1, 2019 As we approach the holiday season, countless Floridians will shop online for the perfect gift. During Cyber Monday and through the weeks ahead, many of these shoppers will unknowingly come short on the taxes owed for these remote purchases. This is why the 2020 Florida Legislature …Read More

. on November 1, 2019
The Tallahassee 100 announces new digital expansion through The OJT 100 in Orlando, Jacksonville and Tallahassee markets

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Oct. 16, 2019 – A group of leading Tallahassee-based policy and public relations firms today launched The OJT 100, a reimagined and expanded version of The Tallahassee 100. The OJT 100 will now reach 75,000 business leaders and residents living in Orlando, Jacksonville and Tallahassee. The digital venture includes a …Read More

. on October 16, 2019
Inclusion is both pro-business and the right thing to do

Letter to the Editor by John Tonnison, president of Florida Competes and executive vice president and chief information officer of Tech Data Tampa Bay Times October 15, 2019 As Florida’s economy has risen from the Great Recession and grown to create millions of new jobs and opportunities, we have proudly proclaimed that the Sunshine State is open for business. Now, …Read More

. on October 15, 2019
August Campaign Finance Report Now Available

-One Year Out to August 18 Primary Election- On 3 Public Relations (On3PR) has updated its campaign finance report to include all campaign contributions, loans and expenditures through August 31, 2019. Candidates had until midnight, Tuesday, September 10 to post the ‘M8’ report to the Division of Elections website. With less than one year until the August 18, 2020 primary election …Read More

. on September 11, 2019
When it comes to flood risk, more data equals better decisions | Column

Opinion Editorial by Amanda Bryant Tampa Bay Times August 26, 2019 In the fight to enhance consumer protections, there is no argument – more information is always better than less, or none at all. This simple and common-sense statement applies regardless of circumstance but is especially true when families seek to secure what is arguably their largest and most important …Read More

. on August 26, 2019
As flood threat grows, Florida must put homebuyers first and require flood risk disclosure

Opinion Editorial by Guy McClurkan South Florida Sun Sentinel August 8, 2019 The climate is changing, and it has become abundantly clear that Florida is going to be badly damaged in the decades ahead. With the state experiencing increasingly devastating effects of severe tropical weather and frequent flooding in some neighborhoods, there has never been a more important time for …Read More

. on August 8, 2019
Ygrene Praises Gov. DeSantis Appointment of Dr. Julia Nesheiwat as Florida’s First Chief Resilience Officer

For Immediate Release: Friday, August 2, 2019 (Tallahassee, Fla.) – Ygrene Energy Fund, Florida’s leading provider of Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing, today praised Governor Ron DeSantis’ environmental leadership and appointment of Dr. Julia Nesheiwat as Florida’s first Chief Resilience Officer. As directed by Governor DeSantis, Dr. Nesheiwat will be responsible for preparing Florida for the environmental, physical, and …Read More

. on August 2, 2019
Accurate census count could mean billions more for Florida: ‘You can’t overstate its importance’

Stephen Hudak Orlando Sentinel July 31, 2019 | 5:46 PM Central Florida has been shortchanged by the federal government for decades because past census surveys undercounted people living here, elected leaders said Wednesday in a plea to boost participation and collect a more accurate tally of Sunshine State residents next year. (…) Demings and Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer were joined …Read More

. on July 31, 2019
LETTER: DeSantis helps keep Florida fishing

LTE by Gary Jennings Panama City News Herald July 21, 2019 On July 10, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis proclaimed July as Keep Florida Fishing Month during his remarks at the American Sportfishing Association’s International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades in Orlando. This declaration, along with his bold vision for a brighter future budget, illustrates his understanding of the important role …Read More

. on July 21, 2019
It’s homeowners who suffer

Letter to the Editor by Richie Kidwell Sunday, July 21, 2019 We couldn’t agree more that residents are the ones to suffer after a storm, caught in a longtime feud between insurance carriers and trial attorneys, hoping to be made whole. Unfortunately, homeowners being left to battle with their insurance carriers is only going to become more prevalent now that …Read More

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Ron DeSantis Designates July as Keep Florida Fishing Month

Florida Daily July 11, 2019 On Wednesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis spoke at the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) in Orlando and designated July as “Keep Florida Fishing Month.” DeSantis weighed in on the importance of fishing in the Sunshine State. “The protection of our vital water resources is one of the most pressing issues facing our state, and …Read More

. on July 11, 2019