Our Partners

Welcome Partners! Thank you for your support and passion for our tourism industry. Let us help you make the most of your partnership.

Current Partners - Important Information:

Join us for partner coffee!

Please mark the following dates on your calendar and join us for partner coffee, where we nibble on lite bites and network with industry peers. Visit Sarasota County staff announces upcoming projects and opportunities, these are events not-to miss!

*Partner Coffee always starts at 8 a.m. unless noted otherwise.

• June 27 at Embassy Suites | 202 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Fl 34236

• July 25 at Arietta

• Aug. 22 at The Carlisle Inn

• Sept. 26 at Hilton Garden Inn


Please take note of our extranet and make sure you have access to your account. All leads, web listings, visitor guide listing, partnership-exclusive information will be updated regularly in our extranet. If you do not have access, please contact Matt Murphy immediately.

Partner Advertising Opportunities

Have you met Jerod Fuchs yet? Jerod is your representative to learn more about advertising opportunities with Visit Sarasota County. Get qualified leads and place valuable messaging to capture travelers' attention at the perfect time and place. More than one million visitors explore www.VisitSarasota.com each year in search of tourism information, make sure your business is stands out through deals, display advertising, email marketing, featured listings, commercial-grade video content and much more!

Additional partnership opportunities

• Add your own events to our VisitSarasota.com calendar

Email us today for consideration of a signature event.

• Obtain a Visit Sarasota County Partner Badge to display on your own site.​

• Read our latest Partner eNewsletter

• Check out the latest brand, sales and sports updates

• Watch the webinar “Leveraging Google in Red Tide Recovery” and learn how to make the most of Google My Business features and improve engagement and conversion with customers who may be concerned about Red Tide. 

• Review the “Leveraging Google Presentation” to understand how your business, and all of Sarasota County, benefit when you optimize your Google My Business Listing.

• If you missed the lunch and learn with Miles Partnership and Google, watch this recording, “Leveraging Google – Live Session.” It provides an in-depth lesson on optimizing your Google My Business Listing as well as a Q&A conversation with local businesses who attended.

Contact Us

Erin Hurter 
Partnership Development Manager
[email protected] 
Office: 941.955.0991 ext 104 
Your contact for more information about becoming a partner.

Jerod Fuchs 
Travel Media Sales & Marketing Executive
[email protected] 
Direct: 941.342.2347 | Office: 800.683.0010 ext 2347
Your Contact for partner digital and guide sales

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