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  • Local Business Presented with National Award and $20,000

    Local Business Presented with National Award and $20,000

    Local Business Presented with National Award and $20,000 Funds to be invested in business enhancements and community projects Sarasota, Florida – February 1, 2018 – Steven Feig – owner of Midas of Sarasota-Bradenton with locations at Cortez Road, Man...
  • World-Renowned Martial Arts Sensei Guillermo Gomez Relocates to Sarasota

    World-Renowned Martial Arts Sensei Guillermo Gomez Relocates to Sarasota

    World-Renowned Martial Arts Sensei Guillermo Gomez Relocates to Sarasota Opens Region’s First Martial Fusion® Budo Training Center Sarasota, Florida – January 11, 2018 – Guillermo Gomez – creator of Martial Fusion, founder/director of United States A...
  • Oak & Stone to Open New St. Petersburg Location

    Oak & Stone to Open New St. Petersburg Location

    Oak & Stone to Open New St. Petersburg Location Popular local craft beer and restaurant concept expanding Sarasota, Florida – December 18, 2017 – Oak & Stone is expanding its innovative craft beer, artisanal pizza and gourmet fare concept over the Sk...
  • Oak & Stone Donates $3,000 to Miracle League of Manasota

    Oak & Stone Donates $3,000 to Miracle League of Manasota

    Oak & Stone Donates $3,000 to Miracle League of Manasota Donation a Result of Oak & Stone's First Annual OAKtoberfest Event Sarasota, Florida – November 16, 2017 – On Saturday, November 11, 2017, Oak & Stone presented a donation of $3,000 to Miracle...
  • Share Care Global Hosts Inaugural Fundraising Gala in Sarasota

    Share Care Global Hosts Inaugural Fundraising Gala in Sarasota

    Share Care Global Hosts Inaugural Fundraising Gala in Sarasota An Evening In India raised more than $62,000 to empower women, children and families in India and the US Sarasota, Florida – November 9, 2017 – More than 275 guests were in attendance at...
  • Sarasota-Based Gold Coast Eagle Distributing Recognized with Top Anheuser-Busch Award for Wholesalers

    Sarasota-Based Gold Coast Eagle Distributing Recognized with Top Anheuser-Busch Award for Wholesalers

    Sarasota-Based Gold Coast Eagle Distributing Recognized with Top Anheuser-Busch Award for Wholesalers Sarasota, Florida – October 27, 2017 – Colonel John Saputo and his team at Gold Coast Eagle Distributing received the esteemed Ambassadors of Excell...
  • Comcast Business Presents the 2017 North Port Real Estate Summit

    Comcast Business Presents the 2017 North Port Real Estate Summit

    Comcast Business Presents the 2017 North Port Real Estate Summit Business and Community Leaders to Gather and Discuss Future of North Port, Atlanta Braves Project and More Sarasota, Florida – October 24, 2017 – In a rare opportunity to bring together...
  • Norton, Hammersley, Lopez & Skokos, P.A. Expands Practice

    Norton, Hammersley, Lopez & Skokos, P.A. Expands Practice

    Norton, Hammersley, Lopez & Skokos, P.A. Expands Practice Chris Fowler and Alexandra Salerno Glauser Join the Firm as Associate Attorneys Sarasota, Florida – October 23, 2017 – Norton, Hammersley, Lopez & Skokos, P.A. (Norton Hammersley), a leading b...
  • Six Attorneys from Icard Merrill Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018

    Six Attorneys from Icard Merrill Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018

    Six Attorneys from Icard Merrill Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018 Three Attorneys Also Earn “Lawyer of the Year” Awards Sarasota, Florida – October 17, 2017 – Icard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen & Ginsburg, P.A. (Icard Merrill) – a Sarasot...
  • Sarasota Attorney to Present at 6th Annual Florida Construction Law Seminar

    Sarasota Attorney to Present at 6th Annual Florida Construction Law Seminar

    Sarasota Attorney to Present at “6th Annual Florida Construction Law” Seminar David E. Gurley, Esq. of Gurley Vitale to Join Esteemed Presenters in Miami Sarasota, Florida – October 3, 2017 – Gurley Vitale, a Sarasota law firm specializing in constru...
  • Designing Daughters of Sarasota Hosts Second Annual Dining for a Difference

    Designing Daughters of Sarasota Hosts Second Annual Dining for a Difference

    Designing Daughters of Sarasota Hosts Second-Annual ‘Dining for a Difference’ Event to Benefit Local Charities via Grant Program Sarasota, FL – August 29, 2017 – Designing Daughters of Sarasota is excited to announce their annual Dining for a Differe...
  • Dr. Elizabeth F. Callahan Reveals Breakthrough Skin Tightening Treatment

    Dr. Elizabeth F. Callahan Reveals Breakthrough Skin Tightening Treatment

    Dr. Elizabeth F. Callahan Reveals Breakthrough Skin Tightening Treatment INFINIskin™ Technology Trending in the Finest Practices Worldwide is Now Available at Sarasota’s SkinSmart Dermatology Sarasota, Florida – July 31, 2017 – SkinSmart Dermatology...
  • Grapevine Communications Announces Multiple Leadership Promotions

    Grapevine Communications Announces Multiple Leadership Promotions

    Grapevine Communications Announces Multiple Leadership Promotions Britney Guertin, Heidi Cook and Tammy Dumer Named to Director Positions Sarasota, Florida – July 13, 2017 – Grapevine Communications, the area’s leading full-service advertising, marke...
  • Nine Icard Merrill Attorneys Named to Prestigious List of Florida Super Lawyers

    Nine Icard Merrill Attorneys Named to Prestigious List of Florida Super Lawyers

    Nine Icard Merrill Attorneys Named to Prestigious List of Florida Super Lawyers Peer-Driven Recognition Places Team Among the Top in the State Sarasota, Florida – July 13, 2017 – Icard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen & Ginsburg (Icard Merrill) – a Sara...
  • Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties Welcomes Keith Kropp and Wayne Rogers

    Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties Welcomes Keith Kropp and Wayne Rogers

    Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties Welcomes Keith Kropp and Wayne Rogers Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties, a locally owned real estate firm specializing in residential, luxury and commercial properties, is...
  • National Packaging Companies Select Grapevine Communications for Branding and Retail Packaging Line Development

    National Packaging Companies Select Grapevine Communications for Branding and Retail Packaging Line Development

    National Packaging Companies Select Grapevine Communications for Branding and Retail Packaging Line Development Sarasota, FL - May 16, 2017 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agenc...
  • TreeUmph! Adventure Course Breaks Ground on Exciting New 40-Acre Location in Hernando County

    TreeUmph! Adventure Course Breaks Ground on Exciting New 40-Acre Location in Hernando County

    TreeUmph! Adventure Course Breaks Ground on Exciting New 40-Acre Location in Hernando County TreeUmph! Adventure Course – Southwest Florida’s premier aerial adventure park – hosted a special celebration on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, to break ground on i...
  • Grapevine Communications Welcomes Nine New Clients

    Grapevine Communications Welcomes Nine New Clients

    Grapevine Communications Welcomes Nine New Clients Sarasota, FL - April 27, 2017 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency – continues its momentum of growth with the addition of n...
  • Grapevine Communications Announces Leadership Transition

    Grapevine Communications Announces Leadership Transition

    Grapevine Communications Announces Leadership Transition Longtime Multi-Media Professional Allison Imre Perkowski Named as Agency President Sarasota, FL - April 13, 2017 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, market...
  • Grapevine Communications Chosen as Agency of Record for the City of North Port

    Grapevine Communications Chosen as Agency of Record for the City of North Port

    Grapevine Communications Chosen as Agency of Record for the City of North Port Sarasota, FL - April 11, 2017 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency – has been named the Agency o...
  • Dr. Elizabeth Callahan Introduces Next-Generation Facial Filler Products to Sarasota Market

    Dr. Elizabeth Callahan Introduces Next-Generation Facial Filler Products to Sarasota Market

    Dr. Elizabeth Callahan Introduces Next-Generation Facial Filler Products to Sarasota Market SkinSmart Dermatology – the area’s leading medical and cosmetic dermatology practice – is proud to be the area’s first provider of the newest, most effective...
  • TreeUmph! Implements Latest State-Of-The-Art Safety Technology

    TreeUmph! Implements Latest State-Of-The-Art Safety Technology

    TreeUmph! Implements Latest State-Of-The-Art Safety Technology TreeUmph! Adventure Course, southwest Florida’s premier aerial adventure park, has re-invested $200,000 in their guests’ safety with new, innovative full body harnesses and state-of-the-a...
  • Lakewood Ranch Women’s Giving Circle Now Accepting Grant Applications

    Lakewood Ranch Women’s Giving Circle Now Accepting Grant Applications

    Lakewood Ranch Women’s Giving Circle Now Accepting Grant Applications Sisterhood For Good Provides Support for a Range of Causes Sisterhood For Good, a donor-advised fund of the Lakewood Ranch Community Fund, is now accepting grant applications from...
  • Island Village Montessori to Host Open House at Venice and Sarasota Campuses

    Island Village Montessori to Host Open House at Venice and Sarasota Campuses

    Island Village Montessori to Host Open House at Venice and Sarasota Campuses Island Village Montessori School (IVMS) – a tuition-free public charter school located on campuses in Venice and Sarasota – is hosting an open house on Sunday, February 12,...
  • Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties Adds Nationally Accomplished Industry Leader

    Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties Adds Nationally Accomplished Industry Leader

    Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties Adds Nationally Accomplished Industry Leader Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Atchley Properties, a locally owned real estate firm specializing in residential, luxury and commercial properti...
  • Autumn Senior Living Continues Regional Expansion with Three New Communities

    Autumn Senior Living Continues Regional Expansion with Three New Communities

    Autumn Senior Living Continues Regional Expansion with Three New Communities Autumn Senior Living, LLC breaks ground on three new I-Lite Assisted Living and Memory Care communities in Florida, bringing nearly 400 senior residences, over 200 permanent...
  • Grapevine Communications Names John Butzko 2016 Employee of the Year

    Grapevine Communications Names John Butzko 2016 Employee of the Year

    Grapevine Communications Names John Butzko 2016 Employee of the Year Sarasota, FL - January 19, 2017 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency – named Director of Communications Jo...
  • Grapevine Communications Marks Milestone with 15th Year of Business

    Grapevine Communications Marks Milestone with 15th Year of Business

    Grapevine Communications Marks Milestone with 15th Year of Business Grapevine Communications was originally founded by Angela Massaro-Fain in Montreal in 1988, where it operated as a full-service advertising agency until 1998. The agency served a num...
  • David E. Gurley of Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Recognized with Eighth Consecutive Top Attorney Honor By Super

    David E. Gurley of Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Recognized with Eighth Consecutive Top Attorney Honor By Super

    David E. Gurley of Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Recognized with Eighth Consecutive Top Attorney Honor By Super Gurley Vitale, a Sarasota law firm specializing in construction law, is pleased to announce that founder and president David E. Gurley has been...
  • Grapevine Communications Announces Staff Promotions and New Hire

    Grapevine Communications Announces Staff Promotions and New Hire

    Grapevine Communications Announces Staff Promotions and New Hire Sarasota, FL - December 1, 2016 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency – continues its momentum of growth by pro...
  • Kobernick-Anchin-Benderson Unveils New Name and Branding

    Kobernick-Anchin-Benderson Unveils New Name and Branding

    Kobernick-Anchin-Benderson Unveils New Name and Branding Kobernick-Anchin-Benderson, a landmark senior living community in Sarasota since 1993, unveiled its new name – Aviva: A Campus for Senior Life – and brand identity at an exclusive, invitation-o...
  • Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Reaches $100 Million in East Orlando Apartment Acquisitions for 2016

    Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Reaches $100 Million in East Orlando Apartment Acquisitions for 2016

    Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Reaches$100 Million in East Orlando Apartment Acquisitions for 2016 Insula Companies – a Sarasota-based firm specializing in apartment community acquisition and revitalization on behalf of private investors – has reach...
  • Sarasota-Based Laser Rite Holds Special Event to Announce New Name and Branding

    Sarasota-Based Laser Rite Holds Special Event to Announce New Name and Branding

    Sarasota-Based Laser Rite Holds Special Event to Announce New Name and Branding Laser Rite Document Solutions, a premier source for copy, print and document management technology, unveiled its new name – Rite Technology – and brand identity at an exc...
  • From A League of Their Own to the First-Ever All-Women’s Sports Museum

    From A League of Their Own to the First-Ever All-Women’s Sports Museum

    From A League of Their Own to the First-Ever All-Women’s Sports Museum Local nonprofit the Women’s Sports Museum is excited to announce its intent to build the first-ever all-women’s sports museum in Sarasota, Florida. The initial capital campaign ev...
  • David E. Gurley of Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Selected to Present at “5th Annual Construction Law in Florida” Seminar

    David E. Gurley of Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Selected to Present at “5th Annual Construction Law in Florida” Seminar

    David E. Gurley of Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Selected to Present at “5th Annual Construction Law in Florida” Seminar Gurley Vitale, a Sarasota law firm specializing in construction law, is pleased to announce that David E. Gurley was selected to serve...
  • Grapevine Communications Earns Multiple Recognitions for Company Growth and Community Involvement

    Grapevine Communications Earns Multiple Recognitions for Company Growth and Community Involvement

    Grapevine Communications Earns Multiple Recognitions for Company Growth and Community Involvement Sarasota, FL - Sarasota 15, 2017 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations firm – is prou...
  • Locally Owned Design Build Firm Announces Expansion and Rebranding

    Locally Owned Design Build Firm Announces Expansion and Rebranding

    Locally Owned Design Build Firm Announces Expansion and Rebranding A leading, longstanding local remodeling company is expanding its operations and has re-defined its brand with a focus on offering a total solution for kitchen and bathroom design bui...
  • Duncan Real Estate Celebrates 15th Year of Exceptional Service

    Duncan Real Estate Celebrates 15th Year of Exceptional Service

    Duncan Real Estate Celebrates 15th Year of Exceptional Service Duncan Real Estate – a locally owned and operated real estate firm specializing in Anna Maria Island properties – is proud to announce that it has reached a key milestone, marking 15 year...
  • TreeUmph! Adventure Course Expands To Pinellas County with Third Location

    TreeUmph! Adventure Course Expands To Pinellas County with Third Location

    TreeUmph! Adventure Course Expands To Pinellas County with Third Location TreeUmph! Adventure Course, Southwest Florida’s first treetop obstacle course, is proud to announce plans to expand into Pinellas County following a unanimous vote of approval...
  • Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Recognized with 2016 “Best Lawyers” and “Best Law Firm” Distinctions

    Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Recognized with 2016 “Best Lawyers” and “Best Law Firm” Distinctions

    Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Recognized with 2016 “Best Lawyers” and “Best Law Firm” Distinctions Marks 10th Consecutive Year for David E. Gurley to Earn the “Best Lawyers” Honor Sarasota, Florida – July 19, 2015 – Gurley Vitale, a Sarasota law firm spec...
  • Duncan Real Estate Expands Team with Addition of Terry Hayes

    Duncan Real Estate Expands Team with Addition of Terry Hayes

    Duncan Real Estate Expands Team with Addition of Terry Hayes Anna Maria Island, Florida – July 13, 2016 – Duncan Real Estate – a locally owned and operated real estate firm specializing in Anna Maria Island properties – is excited to welcome Realtor...
  • Grapevine Communications Continues Strong Growth with Addition of 24 Clients

    Grapevine Communications Continues Strong Growth with Addition of 24 Clients

    Grapevine Communications Continues Strong Growth with Addition of 24 Clients Award-Winning Agency Provides a Range of Services for Businesses of Varying Industries Sarasota, Florida – July 5, 2016 – Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-...
  • Walmart Selects Satterfield & Pontikes for Construction of Two New Sarasota Locations

    Walmart Selects Satterfield & Pontikes for Construction of Two New Sarasota Locations

    Walmart Selects Satterfield & Pontikes for Construction of Two New Sarasota Projects Sarasota, Florida – July 5, 2015 – Satterfield & Pontikes Construction (S&P) of Sarasota, an award-winning construction management and design-build company, has been...
  • Sisterhood For Good Giving Circle Presents Over $3,000 in Grants to Local Non-Profits

    Sisterhood For Good Giving Circle Presents Over $3,000 in Grants to Local Non-Profits

    Sisterhood For Good Giving Circle Presents Over $3,000 in Grants to Local Non-Profits Donor-advised Fund of the Lakewood Ranch Community Fund Brings Together Local Leaders to Support Charitable Causes Sisterhood For Good, a donor-advised fund of the...
  • The Massaro Kozak Art Scholarship Fund Awards 2016 Scholarship to Student of The Out-Of-Door Academy

    The Massaro Kozak Art Scholarship Fund Awards 2016 Scholarship to Student of The Out-Of-Door Academy

    The Massaro Kozak Art Scholarship Fund Awards 2016 Scholarship to Student of The Out-Of-Door Academy The Massaro Kozak Art Scholarship Fund, a donor-advised fund of the Lakewood Ranch Community Fund, proudly announced Serenna Jones, a current senior...
  • The Players Theatre Makes Landmark Announcement Move to Schroeder Manatee Ranch in Lakewood Ranch will Expand Operations and Support Growth

    The Players Theatre Makes Landmark Announcement Move to Schroeder Manatee Ranch in Lakewood Ranch will Expand Operations and Support Growth

    The Players Theatre Makes Landmark Announcement Move to Schroeder Manatee Ranch in Lakewood Ranchwill Expand Operations and Support Growth Sarasota, Florida – May 3, 2016 - The Players Theatre, the oldest community theatre in Sarasota and second olde...
  • Modern Pentathlon 2016 World Cup Final to Kick Off with Press Conference

    Modern Pentathlon 2016 World Cup Final to Kick Off with Press Conference

    WHO: Sarasota Modern Pentathlon Organizing Committee Speakers Include: The Honorable Katherine Harris Chair, Sarasota Modern Pentathlon Organizing Committee: Elln HagneyJohn Amabile Cultural Affairs DirectorCompetition Director VIPs Attending: Liston...
  • The Players Theatre to Make Special Announcement at Invite-Only Event

    The Players Theatre to Make Special Announcement at Invite-Only Event

    WHO: The Players Theatre WHEN: Monday, May 2, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. WHERE: Michael’s Wine Cellar 1283 S. Tamiami Trail Midtown Plaza, Sarasota WHY: This private, invitation-only event will draw the curtains and introduce the next exciting act f...
  • Experienced Executive Director and Marketing Director Join Staff at Seasons Belleair Memory Care Community

    Experienced Executive Director and Marketing Director Join Staff at Seasons Belleair Memory Care Community

    Seasons Belleair, a state-of-the-art community devoted to compassionate memory care, is pleased to welcome two key staff members to its executive team. Following a thorough, national search for the right candidates, Dawn Grady was hired to serve as E...
  • Grapevine Communications Continues Growth by Expanding Staff

    Grapevine Communications Continues Growth by Expanding Staff

    Sarasota, FL - April 7, 2016 - Grapevine Communications, the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency, is pleased to announce the addition of two members to its staff. Britney Guertin was hired as PR & Social Med...
  • Autumn Senior Living Plans New Community in Westchase

    Autumn Senior Living Plans New Community in Westchase

    Autumn Senior Living, the Gulf Coast’s premier developer of assisted living communities, and Lindell Investments, Tampa’s leading real estate developer, have finalized plans to begin construction on a new assisted living and memory care campus on Cou...
  • Anna Maria Oyster Bar Receives National Recognition for Blood Donation Efforts

    Anna Maria Oyster Bar Receives National Recognition for Blood Donation Efforts

    Anna Maria Oyster Bar – a locally owned, award-winning restaurant with four area locations – was recognized by America’s Blood Centers as the 2015 Corporation of the Year for the restaurant family’s longstanding commitment to hosting blood donation e...
  • Grapevine Communications Earns Third Consecutive `Best Of` Award for Best Advertising/Marketing Agency

    Grapevine Communications Earns Third Consecutive `Best Of` Award for Best Advertising/Marketing Agency

    Grapevine Communications Earns Third Consecutive “Best Of” Awardfor Best Advertising/Marketing Agency Sarasota, FL - March 24, 2016 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency – was...
  • Sarasota’s Premier Concierge Medical Practice Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    Sarasota’s Premier Concierge Medical Practice Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    LernerCohen Healthcare – a Sarasota-based practice providing complete concierge medical care – proudly celebrated its tenth anniversary of delivering exceptional concierge care medical services under the direction of board-certified doctors Brad S. L...
  • Coveted Silver Medal Award Presented to Angela Massaro-Fain by the American Advertising Federation

    Coveted Silver Medal Award Presented to Angela Massaro-Fain by the American Advertising Federation

    Coveted Silver Medal Award Presented to Angela Massaro-Fainby the American Advertising Federation Grapevine Communications Founder & President Earns Recognition for Success in the Industry Sarasota, Florida – March 14, 2016 - Grapevine Communications...
  • Donald and Vanessa Baugh and Rick Fawley to be Honored with 2016 C. John A. Clarke Humanitarian Award

    Donald and Vanessa Baugh and Rick Fawley to be Honored with 2016 C. John A. Clarke Humanitarian Award

    The Lakewood Ranch Community Fund, a philanthropic organization dedicated to enhancing life in and around Lakewood Ranch, is presenting the 2016 C. John A. Clarke Humanitarian of the Year Award at The Disco Ball Gala on Saturday, March 19, 2016. This...
  • Luxury Lakewood Ranch Lakefront Condominium Community Set to Break Ground

    Luxury Lakewood Ranch Lakefront Condominium Community Set to Break Ground

    Owners of The Lakeshore, a new luxury condominium community located in downtown Lakewood Ranch, are pleased to announce that The Bullard Group will begin construction on the luxury lakefront community in the summer of 2016. Phase I is now available f...
  • LernerCohen Healthcare Expands Practice with New Physician

    LernerCohen Healthcare Expands Practice with New Physician

    LernerCohen Healthcare – a Sarasota-based practice providing complete concierge medical care – is proud to welcome Dr. James Cocco to its team of board-certified physicians. This addition coincides with the practice’s recently announced 1,200-square-...
  • Anna Maria Oyster Bar Opens on Bradenton Beach’s Historic Bridge Street Pier

    Anna Maria Oyster Bar Opens on Bradenton Beach’s Historic Bridge Street Pier

    Locally owned, multi-award-winning restaurant Anna Maria Oyster Bar is pleased to officially announce the opening of its newest location at 200 Bridge Street on Bradenton Beach. AMOB on the Pier expands the popular restaurant’s presence in the region...
  • Lisa Grasso Named 2015 Employee of the Year at Grapevine Communications

    Lisa Grasso Named 2015 Employee of the Year at Grapevine Communications

    Sarasota, FL - February 2, 2016 - Grapevine Communications – the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency – named Art Director Lisa Grasso as the 2015 Employee of the Year. This marks the second consecutive year...
  • Atchley International Realty Earns Multiple Real Estate Sales & Marketing Awards

    Atchley International Realty Earns Multiple Real Estate Sales & Marketing Awards

    Atchley International Realty Earns Multiple Real Estate Sales & Marketing Awards Atchley International Realty – a locally owned real estate firm specializing in residential sales, rental services, property management and new construction – was recogn...
  • Impact 100 Founder Wendy Hermann Steele to be Guest Speaker at Local Event

    Impact 100 Founder Wendy Hermann Steele to be Guest Speaker at Local Event

    The Lakewood Ranch Community Fund and Northern Trust will be holding its fourth annual ladies-only celebration honoring the philanthropic members of local women’s giving circles. The event, “Godiva Into Chocolate,” takes place on Tuesday, February 9,...
  • We Care Manatee Appoints Victoria Kasdan, RN, MPH, as Executive Director

    We Care Manatee Appoints Victoria Kasdan, RN, MPH, as Executive Director

    We Care Manatee (WCM) – a non-profit organization committed to addressing the healthcare needs of low-income, uninsured residents of Manatee County – is proud to announce the appointment of Victoria Kasdan, RN, MPH, as Executive Director. “I am elate...
  • Grapevine Communications Expands Staff & Promotes Key Employee

    Grapevine Communications Expands Staff & Promotes Key Employee

    Grapevine Communications Expands Staff & Promotes Key Employee Sarasota, FL - January 19, 2016 - Grapevine Communications, the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency, proudly announces the promotion of a key st...
  • Schirmer Dentistry Invites Public to Celebrate Grand Opening

    Schirmer Dentistry Invites Public to Celebrate Grand Opening

    Schirmer Dentistry – a state-of-the-art dental care practice operating under the direction of David C. Schirmer, DDS – is excited to announce a grand opening event to celebrate its new Sarasota location. The ribbon-cutting ceremony led by the Sarasot...
  • Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Acquires The Glenn Apartments in Orlando for $42 Million

    Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Acquires The Glenn Apartments in Orlando for $42 Million

    Insula Companies – a Sarasota-based firm specializing in apartment community acquisition and revitalization on behalf of private investors – is proud to announce the recent addition of The Glenn Apartments in Orlando, Florida, to its expanding portfo...
  • Designing Daughters host ‘Dining for a Difference’

    Designing Daughters host ‘Dining for a Difference’

    Designing Daughters host ‘Dining for a Difference’ Written By: Grant Boxleitner SARASOTA – A Suncoast nonprofit led by women is coming off a banner year for fundraising, and the group is getting 2016 off to a delicious start. Designing Daughters of S...
  • The Inn at Midtown Sarasota Launches Rebranding

    The Inn at Midtown Sarasota Launches Rebranding

    The Inn at Midtown – situated along Tamiami Trail (Highway 41) across from Sarasota Memorial Hospital – has undergone extensive renovations as the property was rebranded to reflect a boutique experience for guests and visitors to the area. The proper...
  • The Inn at Cobleskill Launches Rebranding with Focus on Community

    The Inn at Cobleskill Launches Rebranding with Focus on Community

    The Inn at Cobleskill Launches Rebranding with Focus on Community The Inn at Cobleskill – the community’s centerpiece of hospitality for more than 50 years – has rebranded to better reflect its connection to the people of Cobleskill and its unique pl...
  • Co-Developer of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Proposes $200 Million Modern Mixed-Use Waterfront Project

    Co-Developer of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Proposes $200 Million Modern Mixed-Use Waterfront Project

    Co-Developer of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Proposes $200 Million Modern Mixed-Use Waterfront Project CORE Development Inc. – co-developer of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota and the world-renowned, golf-centric community The Concession – is pleased to anno...
  • The Sarasota-Based Roskamp Institute Issues End-of-Year Giving Challenge

    The Sarasota-Based Roskamp Institute Issues End-of-Year Giving Challenge

    The Sarasota-Based Roskamp Institute Issues End-of-Year Giving Challenge The Roskamp Institute – A Sarasota-based, non-profit research institute dedicated to finding therapies for neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders – announces an end-of...
  • Grapevine Communications Earns “Greater Good Philanthropy” Award

    Grapevine Communications Earns “Greater Good Philanthropy” Award

    Grapevine Communications Earns “Greater Good Philanthropy” Award Sarasota, FL - December 3, 2015 - Grapevine Communications, the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency, was recently named the overall winner in...
  • Grapevine Communications Launches New Websites for 12 Local and National Clients

    Grapevine Communications Launches New Websites for 12 Local and National Clients

    Grapevine Communications Launches New Websites for 12 Local and National Clients Grapevine Communications, the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency, is proud to announce the successful launching of newly crea...
  • Roskamp Institute to Host Open House Honoring Veterans

    Roskamp Institute to Host Open House Honoring Veterans

    Roskamp Institute to Host Open House Honoring Veterans Roskamp Institute – A Sarasota-based, non-profit research institute dedicated to finding therapies for neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders – will host an open house on Friday, Novemb...
  • Palmetto-Based Jupiter Marine Officially Unveils Much-Anticipated Crossover Boat

    Palmetto-Based Jupiter Marine Officially Unveils Much-Anticipated Crossover Boat

    Palmetto-Based Jupiter Marine Officially Unveils Much-Anticipated Crossover Boat Jupiter Marine International – a Palmetto-based company committed to custom building the finest, most technologically advanced boats available today – proudly unveiled i...
  • TreeUmph! Adventure Course Expands to Accommodate Growth

    TreeUmph! Adventure Course Expands to Accommodate Growth

    TreeUmph! Adventure Course Expands to Accommodate Growth TreeUmph! Adventure Course, Southwest Florida’s first treetop obstacle course, is proud to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website – www.TreeUmph.com – where guests can enjoy increa...
  • Classic Cars of Sarasota to Hold Two-Day Auction Event Open to the Public

    Classic Cars of Sarasota to Hold Two-Day Auction Event Open to the Public

    Classic Cars of Sarasota – A Sarasota-based company specializing in buying, selling, consigning and trading classic cars – will host their first-ever classic car auction at 7910 25th Court East, Sarasota, on Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December...
  • Grapevine Communications Continues Internship Program with UCF Graduate

    Grapevine Communications Continues Internship Program with UCF Graduate

    Grapevine Communications, the area’s leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency, is pleased to continue its commitment to local and regional students with the addition of recent University of Central Florida (UCF) graduat...
  • Seasons Memory Care - Belleair Named Among Nation’s Top Senior Living Communities

    Seasons Memory Care - Belleair Named Among Nation’s Top Senior Living Communities

    Seasons Memory Care is pleased to announce it has been selected as a "Caring Star of 2016” for service excellence in assisted living and Alzheimer’s care. In ratings and reviews from older adults and their family members, Seasons Memory Care earned a...
  • The Venice Golf and Country Club to Celebrate Golf Course Grand Re-Opening

    The Venice Golf and Country Club to Celebrate Golf Course Grand Re-Opening

    The Venice Golf and Country Club – one of Southwest Florida’s most prestigious private golf communities – announces the Community Showcase Golf Event to celebrate the grand re-opening of its newly renovated, award-winning golf course on Sunday, Octob...
  • Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Expands Into Cape Coral with Retail Plaza Development

    Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Expands Into Cape Coral with Retail Plaza Development

    Satterfield & Pontikes Construction (S&P) of Sarasota, an award-winning construction manager and design-builder, has been awarded a $4 million contract to serve as construction manager for the Cape Coral Marketplace. The project includes infrastructu...
  • Sarasota’s Global Financial Private Capital Commemorated for $5.3 Billion in Assets

    Sarasota’s Global Financial Private Capital Commemorated for $5.3 Billion in Assets

    Sarasota’s Global Financial Private Capital Commemorated for $5.3 Billion in Assets Global Financial Private Capital (GFPC) – a Sarasota-based, independently owned, SEC Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) – was recognized and commended by Fidelity In...
  • Over 1,500 Expected to Attend 14th Annual Manasota B.U.D.S. Buddy Walk®

    Manasota B.U.D.S. – a volunteer-based organization whose mission is to promote understanding and acceptance of Down syndrome – is proud to announce that the 14th Annual Manasota B.U.D.S. Buddy Walk® will take place on Saturday, October 17, 2015, at t...
  • $29.5 Million Acquisition Becomes Largest Asset for Sarasota-Based Insula Companies

    Insula Companies – a Sarasota-based firm specializing in apartment community acquisition and revitalization on behalf of private investors – is proud to announce the recent addition of Harbour Walk Apartments in Tampa, Florida, to its expanding, care...
  • Atlas Insurance Expands Commercial Lines Division with New Hire

    Atlas Insurance, one of southwest Florida’s leading commercial and personal insurance providers, is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Howard, CIC to the firm’s commercial sales team. “We are thrilled to welcome Mr. Howard to our team of pre...
  • Children’s Healthy Pantry to Hold Second Annual Taste of Jazz to Support Local Students

    Children’s Healthy Pantry – a local registered non-profit dedicated to feeding underserved children in our community – invites the public to the 2nd Annual Taste of Jazz event. The up-tempo fundraiser will take place on Friday, October 9, 2015, from...
  • Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Acquires Apartment Community For $23 Million

    Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Acquires Apartment Community For $23 Million Insula Companies – a Sarasota-based firm specializing in apartment community acquisition and revitalization on behalf of private investors – announces the recent acquisition...
  • Grapevine Communications Wins Greater Good Awards 2015, Small Business Category

    Grapevine Communications Wins Greater Good Awards 2015, Small Business Category

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  • AllCare Lakewood Ranch Medical Plaza Celebrates Grand Opening

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  • Sarasota’s Global Financial Private Capital to Ring NYSE’s Opening Bell on August 27

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  • Lakewood Ranch Community Fund Giving Circle Presents $2,500 in Grants to Local Non-Profits

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  • We Care Manatee Raises $25,000 – Funds Matched by Grant From Manatee Matches

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  • Nearly 100 Attend Children’s Healthy Pantry Fundraiser

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  • The Venice Golf and Country Club Honored with Top Environmental Award from Audubon International

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  • Mission Cataract 2015 - Surgeons at a local ophthalmology practice are giving the gift of sight for free

    Surgeons at a local ophthalmology practice are giving the gift of sight for free. Last week, Center for Sight in Sarasota provided cataract surgery at no cost to more than 100 people who were in need and unable to pay. The group was able to do this t...
  • The Venice Golf and Country Club Honored as One of America’s Healthiest Clubs

    The Venice Golf and Country Club – one of Southwest Florida’s most prestigious private golf communities – was recently named as One of America’s Healthiest Clubs by Prevo Health Solutions, an honor recognizing the community’s commitment to its member...
  • Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Completes Sixth and Seventh Apartment Community Acquisition in 2015

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  • Grapevine Communications Chosen by Manasota Air Conditioning Contractors Association for New Brand and Optimized Website Enhanced Marketing Features Unveiled at Monthly Membership Event

    Grapevine Communications Chosen by Manasota Air Conditioning Contractors Association for New Brand and Optimized Website Enhanced Marketing Features Unveiled at Monthly Membership Event Grapevine Communications, the area’s leading full-service advert...
  • 30 West Apartments in Bradenton Fetches $25 Million in Recent Sale Community was Formerly Acquired and Refurbished by Sarasota-Based Insula Companies

    Insula Companies – a Sarasota-based firm specializing in apartment community acquisition and revitalization on behalf of investors – has successfully completed the sale of 30 West Apartments in Bradenton – formerly known as Braden Lakes – to a privat...
  • Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Awarded Contract to Construct Phase III of Award-Winning Community

    Satterfield & Pontikes Construction (S&P) has been awarded an $8.7 million contract by the Sarasota Housing Authority (SHA) and Michael’s Development Company to build phase III of the Janie’s Garden apartment complex based on the construction firm’s...
  • Leading Social Media Expert Joins Grapevine Communications Staff Shelby Isaacson to serve as agency’s Social Media & Public Relations Manager

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  • Center For Sight Chosen by World’s Top Airshow Pilot Patty Wagstaff for Vision-Restoring Surgery Laser Cataract Surgery Performed by Dr. William J. Lahners

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  • Anna Maria Oyster Bar Holds Tax Day Blood Drive More than 150 Donors Participate in the One-Day Event

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  • Grapevine Communications Named Best Advertising/Marketing Agency by Local Publication Readers for Second Consecutive Year

    Grapevine Communications Named Best Advertising/Marketing Agency by Local Publication Readers for Second Consecutive Year

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  • Through Women's Eyes to Present 19 Films in Partnership with Sarasota Film Festival

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  • Grapevine Communications Adds 15 Clients and Earns Industry Accolades

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  • Norton, Hammersley, Lopez & Skokos, P.A. Expands Practice Daniel L. Tullidge Joins Firm as Associate Attorney

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  • Ocean Blue Pool Supply & Services of Bradenton to Celebrate Recent Awards with Big Sales Event

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  • Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Selected To Construct Medical Office Building in Bradenton

    Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Selected ToConstruct Medical Office Building in BradentonNew Manatee Gynecology Site to Offer Quality Health Care Services for Women Sarasota, Florida – March 17, 2015 – Manatee Gynecology recently announced plans...
  • Sarasota Surgeon Praised by Two Peer Review Organizations

    Sarasota Surgeon Praised by Two Peer Review OrganizationsDr. Robert Hillstrom of Hillstrom Facial Plastic Surgery Recognized Among "Best Doctors in America" and "Top Doctors" by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Sarasota, Florida – March 17, 2015 – Hillst...
  • Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Kicks Off 2015 with Four Community Acquisitions

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  • Children's Healthy Pantry Invites Community to Signature Fundraising Event

    Children's Healthy Pantry Invites Community to Signature Fundraising EventParty for the Pantry Proceeds to Provide Healthy School Snacks for Local Children in Need Sarasota, Florida – March 10, 2015 – Children's Healthy Pantry – a local non-profit de...
  • TreeUmph! Adventure Course Set to Open Second Location in Hernando County

    TreeUmph! Adventure Course Set to Open Second Location in Hernando County$2.35 Million Estimated Economic Impact, Hiring Local Firms and Creating Jobs Hernando County, Florida – March 3, 2015 – TreeUmph! Adventure Course, Southwest Florida's first tr...
  • North Port Economic Development Corporation Announces 2015 Corporate Officers

    North Port Economic Development Corporation Announces 2015 Corporate Officers Sarasota, Florida, March 3, 2015 - The North Port Economic Development Corporation (NPEDC), whose mission is to foster and encourage positive and measurable economic develo...
  • We Care Manatee Awarded $10,000 Grant by Barbells for Boobs

    We Care Manatee Awarded $10,000 Grant by Barbells for BoobsFunds to Support Breast Health Services for Patients under 40 Sarasota, Florida – February 26, 2015 – We Care Manatee – a non-profit organization committed to addressing the healthcare needs...
  • Center For Sight Earns Esteemed Award for Exceptional Service for Third Consecutive Year

    Center For Sight Earns Esteemed Award for Exceptional Service forThird Consecutive Year2014 Angie's List Super Service Award Reflects Consistently High Level of Patient Care Sarasota, Florida – February 24, 2015 – Center For Sight, one of the leading...
  • Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park To Hold Grand Opening Celebration

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  • Lakewood Ranch Community Fund and Northern Trust Celebrate Local Women's Giving Circles

    Lakewood Ranch Community Fund and Northern Trust CelebrateLocal Women's Giving CirclesGALentine's Day event honored philanthropic women of our community Lakewood Ranch, Florida – February 19, 2015 – The Lakewood Ranch Community Fund and Northern Trus...
  • TreeUmph! Adventure Course to Host 40 Local Students from Harvest House Transitional Centers

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  • Autumn of Sarasota Celebrates Valentine’s Day Vow Renewal for Resident Couple

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  • The Venice Golf and Country Club to Invest $2.5 Million in Golf Course Improvements

    The Venice Golf and Country Club to Invest $2.5 Million in Golf Course Improvements Venice, Florida – February 11, 2015 – The Venice Golf and Country Club – one of Southwest Florida's most prestigious private golf communities – announced they are pro...
  • Grapevine Communications Presents Charitable Donation to 2014 Christmas Card Campaign Winner

    Grapevine Communications Presents Charitable Donation to 2014 Christmas Card Campaign Winner Manatee Children's Services receives funds resulting from Facebook-based promotion Sarasota, Florida – February 5, 2015 – Grapevine Communications – the area...
  • Grapevine Communications Hires Veteran Production & Traffic Manager

    Grapevine Communications Hires Veteran Production & Traffic ManagerJoan Burnell Brings Decades of Industry Experience Sarasota, Florida – January 20, 2015 – Grapevine Communications, the area's leading full-service advertising, marketing and public r...
  • World-Renowned Golf Instructor David Leadbetter Undergoes Vision-Restoring Surgery at Center For Sight

    World-Renowned Golf Instructor David Leadbetter UndergoesVision-Restoring Surgery at Center For SightLaser Cataract Surgery Performed by Dr. David Shoemaker Sarasota, Florida – January 13, 2015 – Center For Sight, one of the leading eye care practice...
  • Omega Communities Expands Southwest Florida Footprint

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  • More Than 100 Attend Omega Communities Groundbreaking Ceremony for Fountains of Hope

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  • Seasons Belleair Hosts 300 for Housewarming Event New Community Brings Jobs and State-of-the-Art Assisted Living and Memory Care Residences

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  • David E. Gurley Earns Super Lawyer Designation for 8th Consecutive Year

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  • Sarasota’s Gurley Vitale Earns 2014 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

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  • Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Acquires Two Central Florida Apartment Communities

    Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Acquires Two Central Florida Apartment CommunitiesAcquisitions Mark Firm’s 14th and 15th in Florida Since 2009 SARASOTA, Fla. – October 23, 2014 – Insula Companies – a Sarasota-based firm specializing in apartment comm...
  • Sarasota Named Newest Location for Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park Grand Opening Planned for December 2014 with Up to 100 New Jobs

    Sarasota Named Newest Location for Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline ParkGrand Opening Planned for December 2014 with Up to 100 New Jobs SARASOTA, Fla. – October 22, 2014 – Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, creator of the world’s first all-walled trampoline...
  • Almost 2,000 Participate in Sarasota-Manatee Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

    Almost 2,000 Participate in Sarasota-ManateeMaking Strides Against Breast Cancer Awareness WalkOver $170,000.00 Raised for Research SARASOTA, Florida – October 20, 2014 – Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, the largest network of breast cancer awar...
  • Atlas Insurance Honors Loveland Village with 2014 Lee Brown Award

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  • Atlas Insurance Blood Drives Collect 257 Pints to Date

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  • We Care Manatee Adds Vasectomy Procedures

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  • Center For Sight Celebrates Grand Opening Of Expanded University Park Location Celebration Includes Prizes, Gifts and 30 Percent Sale on Designer Eyewear

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  • Local Cancer Support Foundation Hosts 200-Mile Ride to Benefit Local Cancer Fighters Team Tony Foundation holds Cycle of Life Event and Announces Cancer Support Funding Initiative

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  • Center For Sight Sponsors Lighthouse of Manasota Charity Golf Classic Fundraising Event Supports Programs for the Visually Impaired

    Center For Sight Sponsors Lighthouse of Manasota Charity Golf ClassicFundraising Event Supports Programs for the Visually Impaired Sarasota, Florida – September 12, 2014 – Center For Sight, the premier vision, cosmetic and skin care practice in South...
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  • Simplimatic Automation Partners with Leading Robotics Distributer to Expand Robot Program Joins FANUC Robotics America Corporation’s North American Distribution Network

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  • Simplimatic Automation Introduces Precise, Cost-Effective Multiple Axis Laser Marker LAN Compatible Marker Delivers High-Speed Capabilities for Any Marking Needs

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  • Autumn of Sarasota Hosts Ribbon-Cutting Event State-of-the-Art Memory Care Community Brings Hundreds of Professional Jobs to Sarasota

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  • Sarasota Bradenton to Receive Exposure on Universal Sports Network Modern Pentathlon World Cup Final to Air this Friday

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  • Grapevine Communications’ Staff Continues Commitment to Community with New Appointments Three Staff Members Announce New Boards, Memberships and Committees

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  • Grapevine Communications Named Among Region’s “Top 25 Advertising & Marketing Agencies” Tampa Bay Business Journal Recognizes Firm for 11th Consecutive Year

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  • Bright Oaks Group Announces New Senior Living Communities in Gulf Coast & Inland Florida

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  • Sarasota-Based Insula Companies Expands Portfolio to 3,360 Apartments in Southest United States Tampa Apartment Community Acquisition Marks Third Florida Purchase in 2014

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  • Seasons Largo Now Accepting Residents Seasons Belleair Opens For Tours

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  • Grapevine Communications Continues Team Expansion Award-Winning Ad Agency Hires Additional Client Relations Manager and Public Relations & Media Associate

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  • Local Supporters Help Junior Achievement of Manatee/Sarasota Surpass Fundraising Goals Cocktails & Conversation Raises Over $18,000 for Student Programs

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  • Local Supporters Help Junior Achievement of Manatee/Sarasota Surpass Fundraising Goals

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  • New Development Company Breaks Ground in Sarasota County Omega Communities to bring over 300 jobs and $30 Million Yearly Economic Impact

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  • TreeUmph! Adventure Course Kicks-Off Summer with Children Entry Discount Entry Fee only $12.50 for Ages 7 to 11 until August 18

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  • Grapevine Communications Continues Record of Achievement and Community Support Announces 2014 Industry Accolades, Not-For-Profit Grants and Local Board Memberships

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  • TreeUmph! Adventure Course Hosts Safe Children Coalition “Camp for Champions” Local Children in Foster System to Enjoy Free Day of Play

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  • Anna Maria Oyster Bar Honored with Florida Association of Blood Banks Award

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  • Grapevine Communications Broadens Reach with Florida Attractions Association Membership

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  • We Care Manatee Appoints New Members to Board of Directors

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  • Lakewood Ranch Community Fund Giving Circle Holds Grant Distribution Event Sisterhood For Good Brings Together Local Leaders to Support a Variety of Charitable Causes

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  • Anna Maria Oyster Bar Awards Five $1,000 Scholarships to Manatee County High School Graduates

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  • Center For Sight Donates Over 100 Free Cataract Surgeries for Uninsured Patients Nationally Recognized Surgeons Participate in 20th Annual Mission Cataract Program

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  • Sarasota Bradenton Receives Applause from Modern Pentathlon Dignitaries 2015 Games Awarded to Local Area Come With Higher Prestige

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  • Anna Maria Oyster Bar to Host Luncheon for WWII Veterans Celebrating 70th Anniversary of D-Day Landings

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  • Grapevine Communications Expands Roster with Locally and Internationally Renowned Clients Ad Agency Adds 8 New Clients to Date in 2014

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  • Manatee Small Business of the Year Award for more than $3 million: Grapevine Communications International

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  • Grapevine Communications Unveils New Optimized Websites for Seven Clients Provided Responsive Designs, Enhanced Content and Extended Features

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  • Center For Sight Earns 2013 Angie’s List Super Service Award Nationally Regarded Award Reflects Top Level of Customer Service

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  • Five Center For Sight Physicians Named Among America’s Top Doctors Included on Prestigious Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. List for the Best in Healthcare

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  • Free Service Offered to Cancer Patients by Holcomb-Kreithen Plastic Surgery & MedSpa Doctors to Provide Radiation Mark Removal

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  • Grapevine Communciations Owners Featured in Living On The Suncoast Magazine December 2013

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  • Local Blind Student Enjoys Special ZIP Line Experience at TreeUmph! Adventure Course

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  • Venice Golf And Country Club General Manager Earns Recognition for Sustainability Practices

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  • Junior Achievement Partners With Booker High School Stacks Club to Bring Fundraising Opportunities and Business Education to Students

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  • Simplimatic Automation To Build Expansive Manufacturing Facility in Bedford, Virginia

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  • Grapevine Communications Boosts Brand, Social Media and Web Exposure With Newly Launched Interactive Website

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  • David E. Gurley Recognized with 7th Consecutive Top Attorney Honor By Super Lawyers Magazine Firm Expands Practice to US Virgin Islands

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  • Simplimatic Automation Introduces Cap Feeder to Accommodate Lighter-Weight Caps

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  • Lakewood Ranch Community Funds Awards $68,402 in Grants

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  • Polo Grill Celebrity Bartenders To Benefit Prader-Willi Syndrome Wednesday, October 23

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  • Prader-WIlli Syndrome Association Hosts Dinner to Spotlight and Benefit Rare Disorder

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  • Center For Sight Achieves Fourth Consecutive, Three-Year Term National “Best Practices” AAAHC Accreditation

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  • Dakin Dairy Farms Celebrates Five Years Of AgTours With October 5th Farm Festival

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  • SCENE Magazine: Men on the Scene 2013

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  • Manatee County Rural Health Services Foundation Holds “Images Of Caring” Event

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  • Tampa Bay Business Journal

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  • Norton Hammersley Continues Successful Internship/Scholarship Program With Riverview High School

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  • BIZ941 Women of Influence 2013

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  • Ryan Nece Foundation Chooses TreeUmph! Adventure Course For Teambuilding Event

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  • Be Safe in the Sun – Dermatology Specialists Hosts Free Cancer Screening Event

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  • State Farm Youth Advisory Board Grants Junior Achievement Tampa Bay $75,000 To Expand Its Impact in Sarasota

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  • Quiet Puck™ Lowers Noise Levels on the Factory Floor

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  • InStride Therapy Hosts First Annual Fundraising Event

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  • Gator Air Conditioning Owner Named Chief Instructor by Chin Motorsports

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  • Exclusive Pro-Am Golfing Event Raises $63,900 for Junior Achievement of Sarasota/ Manatee

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  • Grapevine Communications Signs New Clients and Named Again One of Top 25 Ad Agencies in Southwest Florida

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  • Read Grapevine partners’ Angela Massaro-Fain and John Fain’s interview by Gulf Coast Business Review on the local Economic Forecast

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  • Grapevine Communications Hires Client Relations Manager and Web Master / Designer (2013)

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  • Autumn of Sarasota Completes Demolition and Prepares to Break Ground on Senior Living Community

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  • Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund and Payton Wright Foundation Team Up to Spread Holiday Joy and Good Will to Community

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  • Sarasota to Benefit from Economic Impact of World-Class Assisted Living Community

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  • Grapevine Communications Continues Growth, Hires Senior Art Director & Web Master (2012)

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  • Angela Massaro-Fain Chosen as a Finalist for Business Woman of the Year Awards

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  • M. Brandon Parrott, M.D., Ph.D., Joins Center For Sight

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  • The Palma Foundation Continues to Help The Salvation Army in Bradenton Meet Some of Its Most Pressing Needs

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  • Dr. John P. Fezza Presents the Latest Medical Advances in Cosmetic Facial Surgery at National Seminar in Atlanta

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  • 76 People Have Vision Restored Thanks to Free Cataract Surgery by Center For Sight

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  • Grapevine Communications Hires New Client Relations Manager (2012)

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  • EDAP Partners with Diagnostic Center for Disease to Offer Minimally Invasive Ablatherm®-HIFU Treatment to Prostate Cancer Patients in Cancun

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  • Simplimatic Automation Appoints New Sales Representative Group to Expand Customer Base in the Northwest United States

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  • Junior Achievement Manatee/Sarasota Moves to New Office Space Donated by Unittus, Inc.

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  • Grapevine Communications Chief Earns Hall of Fame Recognition With Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay

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  • Lakewood Ranch Community Fund Expands with New Board and Committee Members

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  • The Venice Golf and Country Club Earns GEO Certified™ Ecolabel

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  • Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund Raises Over $141,000 at 1st Annual Charity Golf Classic & Texas Hold ’Em Tournament

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