7.27.2017 Hospitality Hotline

FRLA’s Marketing + Operations Summit: Know Before You Go We can’t wait to see you at FRLA’s 2017 Marketing + Operations Summit next week, August 2-3 at the luxurious Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa. Know before you go with our helpful FAQ. This year, you can also text FRLA to 43506 for useful updates Read More

7.13.17 Hospitality Hotline

Online Registration Closing Soon for FRLA’s Marketing + Operations Summit Join Florida’s most influential hospitality power players at FRLA’s 2017 Marketing + Operations Summit on August 2-3 at the luxurious Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa…

6.29.2017 Hospitality Hotline

Longstanding FRLA Member Jimmy Patronis Appointed as Florida’s CFO Governor Rick Scott recently appointed Jimmy Patronis, Partner of Capt. Anderson’s Restaurant & Waterfront Market, as Florida’s next Chief Financial Officer. Patronis will be officially sworn in June 30 to replace CFO Jeff Atwater who is leaving to pursue a position at Florida Atlantic University. FRLA is Read More

6.15.2017 Hospitality Hotline

VISIT FLORIDA Fully Funded at $76 Million The Florida Legislature has approved HB 1A Economic Programs, bringing a remarkable conclusion to our industry’s tenacious fight for VISIT FLORIDA funding. This legislation will fully fund VISIT FLORIDA at $76 million for Fiscal Year 2017-18 and includes transparency and accountability reforms. The bill was amended as it Read More

6.1.2017 Hospitality Hotline

Board Members Plan the Future of the FRLA: At Sanibel Marriott Harbour Resort & Spa Last week FRLA met at the Sanibel Marriott Harbour Resort & Spa in Fort Myers for the 2017 Summer Board Meeting. For three days our amazing team discussed how we can continue to protect, educate and promote Florida’s hospitality industry. We Read More