Tampa Bay Buzz
26
January
2013
Everything you need to know to survive Gasparilla!
Whether you are an Old Salt (experienced sailor) or a first time Seadog, this weekend in Tampa Bay is going to be a ton of fun!  Having fun means being an expert on the rules… parade details…. and knowing the scene on Gasparilla day. Below you will find some important information that will make your Gasparilla a success! Fashion FIRST: Check out our fashion feature blog about tredny shops in Hyde Park Village featuring what to wear, what not to wear and what's HOT! Trendy Gasparilla garb for last minute Landlubbers. Don’t even think about … Bringing alcohol containers in and around the neighborhoods around Bayshore Boulevard. Drinking if you are...
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Tampa Bay & Company Sales Managers Attended SGMP Central Florida Education Day

Linda Mummert here reporting on our Convention Sales Managers, Lisa Chamberlain, CMP and Holly Coger who attended the SGMP Central Florida 2013 Education Day in Gainesville, FL on Thursday, January 17th. There were 75 attendees (half suppliers and half planners from the Gainesville area).  The...

Another Successful Site Visit with the National Baptist Convention USA!

Linda Mummert reporting on another exciting convention sales event.  Sherri Brown, National Sales Manager had an important site visit with the National Baptist Convention USA group on December 20th.  In attendance were Marsha DuPont, Director of Conventions, Meetings & Planning, Dr. George W....

Holiday Showcase 2012!

Linda Mummert here reporting on another successful tradeshow attended by Tampa Bay & Company associates and partners which included Alex Kaptzan, VP of Convention Sales & Services, Amy Trautman, National Sales Manager and Jeff Gassaway, Regional Account Executive along with Denise Allegra, Sales...

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. Delegation heads to Norfolk, VA for Tampa Presentation

Linda Mummert here reporting on great convention news!  Our own Sherri Brown, National Sales Manager with Tampa Bay & Company and Susan Williams, Director of Convention Services along with a number of key Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity alumni travelled to Norfolk, VA to present the City of Tampa’s bid...

Jeff Gassaway and 2 Hotel Partners Host 2 Client Events in Missouri the end of August

Our own Jeff Gassaway, Regional Account Manager in Chicago, Denise Allegra, Senior Sales Manager with Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina and Barb Dillon, Sales Manager at the Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown Convention Center Hotel hosted two client events in Kansas City and St. Louis, MO. ...

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Martini Bar Open for Lunch!

Day three here at the Social Media Command Center in Tampa Bay for the 2012 Republican National Convention and we are still kicking away and telling the story of our great destination! To aid in that effort, all week long some of our great local restaurants have been dropping off food for us to...

Great Eats from Mise En Place at the Social Media Command Center! @TBMiseEnPlace

Hey there Tampa Bay fans! Its Republican National Convention time here in Tampa Bay and the team is hard at work in the Social Media Command Center! Click here to learn more about the command center. Over the course of the next few days, a team of awesome volunteers will be monitoring the...