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.
• Aug. 23: Kayaking SRQ, venue TBD
• Sept. 27: The Ringling (5401 Bay Shore Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243)
• Oct. 25: Carlisle Gifts (3713 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota, FL 34232)
• Nov. 24 (Wednesday): The Bay Preserve (400 Palmetto Ave., Osprey, FL 34229)
• Dec. 19 (Wednesday)


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 (powered by Spingo)

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

• FY 2018 Marketing Grant Overview

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