VIP Roundtable Roundup



Special thank you to our panelists and everyone who participated in our first VIP Roundtable!

Panelists from our Daily session included:

  • Omar Zucco, Regional Advertising Director, Sun Coast Media Group
  • Erika Cooper,VP of Advertising, Orlando Sentinel
  • Patrick Fuentes, General Sales Manager, The Palm Beach Post, Gannett
  • Shawna Devlin, VP of Sales, USA Today Network
  • Bruce Faulmann, VP of Sales & Marketing, Tampa Bay Times

View the video from the Daily session here!

Panelists from our Weekly session included:

  • Dan Autrey, President & publisher, Tampa Bay Newspapers
  • Emerald Greene, Owner & Publisher, Green Publishing Inc, and ECB Publishing
  • Sandi Kemp, Owner & Publisher, Navarre Press
  • Barb Shepard, Publisher, The West Volusia Beacon
  • Emily Walsh, Publisher & Chief Digital Officer, Observer Media Group

View the video from the Weekly session here!

The CARES Act grant for elections offices was mentioned in our morning weekly session as a way to partner with your local elections office and bring in new advertising revenue. If you’d like to approach your elections office about using CARES Act grants toward advertising in your newspaper, details can be found at https://www.eac.gov/payments-and-grants/2020-cares-act-grants

We value your opinions and suggestions, click here to submit feedback from our event anonymously or send your suggestions for future VIP Roundtable events to Karen Tower at ktower@flpress.com.

Special thank you to our sponsors Blue Toad, Preferred Marketing Solutions and Intersect Media for making this VIP Roundtable possible!