VISIT FLORIDA® and Partners proudly hosted a lively media cocktail event entitled ‘SUNsets and Surprises: Expect the Unexpected’ on February 27th, 2014 at Hôtel Le Gemain in Calgary, Alberta.
26+ media, Partners and guests from WestJet attended for a total of 37 attendees who sipped, mingled and savoured our signature Floridian beverage – “Kiss of SUNshine” and Floridian inspired with a western touch epicurean delights at Hôtel Le Gemain, while the cocktail unfolded.
Tracy Vaughan – Director for International Sales and Marketing, VISIT FLORIDA was on hand to welcome guests. Lily Etemadi – Marketing and Event Planner VISIT FLORIDA coordinated the media reception with the VISIT FLORIDA Canada’s office. 8 Partners were in Calgary for the media event:
- Discover Daytona Beach
- Experience Kissimmee
- Florida Keys and Key West
- SeaWorld Parks/Busch Gardens/Discover Cove
- Sonesta ES Suites Orlando Hotel
- The Beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel
- The Walt Disney Company (Canada) Ltd.
- Visit Sarasota County
Partner representatives from Florida were interviewed by Randy Sharman known radio host from Calgary.
Media were updated on What’s New in Florida for 2014 and unique story opportunities for Florida.