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Florida Media Conference early-bird pricing ends next week!

Take advantage of special early-bird pricing and register today! The registration discount ends May 17, 2019.

Join us July 10-12 at The Vinoy in St. Petersburg for this year’s Florida Media Conference. This premier conference for Florida media executives is hosted by the Florida Press Foundation in conjunction with the Florida Press Association, Florida Newspaper Advertising and Marketing Executives, Florida Magazine Association, and the Florida Society of News Editors. Take an early look at program highlights.


Registration specials:

  • Register 3 or more people for the full conference and save $25 on each full registration. Discount is applied at check-out.
  • Register by May 17 and take advantage of discounted early-bird rates!

View all Registration Options on the website.

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The Vinoy
501 5th Avenue NE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Room rate: $185 (no resort fee)
Parking: $10/day self-parking
Additional parking information: For those coming in for a single event (award luncheon or dinner) and not staying at the hotel, parking rates are the same (self-parking – $10; valet – $25). Please make sure to pick up your parking ticket at the conference registration desk to receive the discounted parking rate. If you are staying overnight at the hotel, the parking fee ($10 self-parking and $25 for valet) will be automatically charged to your bill.
Reservation Deadline: June 18, 2019
Reservations: Click here to make your reservations online or call 1-800-721-7033 (mention you are with the Florida Media Conference to receive the conference rate).


Program Highlights

  • Telling “The Story” and Digital Design
    Dr. Mario R. Garcia, CEO/Founder, Garcia Media
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  • Hurricane Michael Coverage and Survival
    Mike Cazalas, Panama City News Herald; Jason Blakeney, Northwest Florida Daily News
  • The Revenue and Content Connection
    How advertising & content teams work together creating better content for readers and more revenue for media
    Bruce Faulmann, Tampa Bay Times; Will Barker, USA Today Network and others. Moderated by Dean Ridings, Intersect Media Solutions
  • FPA, FSNE, FNAME, and FMA Award Banquets
  • And much more!

Check the schedule often – program details are being added all the time!

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