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Save the date! 2020 Florida Media Conference to be held July 22-24

We’re excited to announce that the 2020 Florida Media Conference will be held July 22-24 at The Westin Sarasota. This new hotel is located in downtown Sarasota and walkable to dozens of Sarasota’s best restaurants and bars, and a short free shuttle ride to St. Armands Circle and only three miles to the beach.

Hosted by the Florida Press Foundation, the Florida Media Conference is an annual event that brings together top Florida media executives for two days of industry education and networking. Conference partners include the Florida Press Association, Florida Newspaper Advertising and Marketing Executives, Florida Magazine Association, and the Florida Society of News Editors.

Additional 2020 conference information will be posted to as it becomes available.


The Westin Sarasota
100 Marina View Dr
Sarasota, FL 34236

Room rate: $155 (no resort fee)
Parking: If staying overnight at the hotel, valet parking is FREE. If coming in for a lunch or dinner event and not staying overnight at the hotel, valet parking is $8.00.
Reservation Deadline: July 1, 2020
Reservations: Online reservations will be available soon; to make reservations by phone call 866-912-1077.