Visit Sarasota County announces marketing grant informational sessions

Lynn Hobeck Bates, 941-955-0991 Ext. 103
[email protected]


Sarasota, FL (May 17, 2015)--Visit Sarasota County (VSC) will hold two informational workshops on the tourism marketing grant application process. The marketing grants are administered by VSC and designed to garner more tourism for Sarasota County. Available to organizations located in Sarasota County, the grant dollars can only be spent for marketing their organization or tourist friendly-event outside of Sarasota County.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
9-10 a.m.
Venice Area Association of Realtors
680 Substation Road, Venice, FL 34285

Thursday, June 4, 2015
4-5 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn
8270 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243

VSC will introduce a new online process this year and all potential applicants must send a representative to one of the two sessions.  Please RSVP to Shantel Norman at [email protected] if you plan to attend the Venice or Sarasota informational session.
For media inquiries, please contact Lynn Hobeck Bates at [email protected]
Visit Sarasota County leads and supports the tourism industry in Sarasota County by providing the highest quality, and most innovative, marketing programs and promotions to ensure the continued growth of tourism and travel from visitors around the world.  It is the mission of VSC to make Sarasota County the must experience destination on Florida’s Gulf Coast.