Shauna Norris

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

Sarasota, Florida – July 12, 2012 – Grapevine Communications, a leading full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency, is pleased to announce that its Founder and President, Angela Massaro-Fain, has been named as a finalist in the Tampa Bay Business Journal's 2012 Business Woman of the Year Awards. Out of 300 nominations, an independent panel of judges chose 51 Bay Area women as finalists, with only five selected from the Sarasota-Manatee area.

"I couldn't be more proud of Angela," said John Fain, Grapevine's Executive Vice President. "She is dedicated to our clients' success and works tirelessly on behalf of numerous local charitable organizations. It's gratifying to have the Tampa Bay Business Journal recognize Angela's leadership and influential role in our business community."

This year marks the ninth year of the magazine's annual awards honoring the region's most successful businesswomen. Finalists were chosen in the following categories: Business Services, Education, Entrepreneur, Financial Services, Media, Nonprofit, Technology and Young Business. An awards gala to announce the winners and celebrate the accomplishments of these influential business women will be held Friday, August 17, 2012, at Innisbrook Golf Resort. In addition to the awards gala, winners will be featured in a special section of the Tampa Bay Business Journal at the end of August.

Grapevine Communications provides full-service advertising, marketing and public relations services to clients nationwide. The firm is the most award-winning advertising agency in Sarasota, Florida, and the surrounding areas. For more information on Grapevine Communications, contact Shaunna Norris ( at 941-351-0024 or visit the website at