Stakeholder Spotlight: Broadway Promenade

Meet the organizations that have signed on to support Sarasota Bayfront 20:20! Broadway Promenade 1064 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236 www.BroadwayPromenade.net How long has your organization been around? 2007 Who are your board members and/or leadership?  President: Daniel Cerone Vice President: Bob Pirollo Secretary: Aaron Wilner Treasurer: Jonathan Whitney Member at Large: Marilyn Chapman Manager:…

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Update: City Commission Workshop

“Wow – this is a reality check,” said City of Sarasota Commissioner Suzanne Atwell after hearing the presentation from Sarasota Bayfront 20:20 volunteer coordinator Michael Klauber and the reports from the Van Wezel and the Sarasota Orchestra at a city workshop earlier this week. “This project will be one of the most important land-use decisions…

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Taking the Tour: The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

The delegation. A16-person delegation from Sarasota boarded a bus for the 2-hour trek to Orlando. The tour attendees included: Mary Bensel, Executive Director of the Van Wezel Steven Brown, Technical Director of the Van Wezel Thomas Barwin, Sarasota City Manager Virginia Haley, President of Visit Sarasota County Shantel Norman, Executive Assistant of Visit Sarasota County…

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Stakeholder Spotlight: The Lido Key Residents Association

Meet the organizations that have signed on to support Sarasota Bayfront 20:20! The Lido Key Residents Association PO Box 884, Sarasota, 34230 www.lkra.org How long has your organization been around? The Lido Key Residents Association (LKRA) was formed in 1972. Who are your board members and/or leadership?  President: Carl Shoffstall Vice President: Laura Bryg Treasurer: Mary Malaney…

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Stakeholder Spotlight: Tessera Condominium Association

Meet the organizations that have signed on to support Sarasota Bayfront 20:20! Tessera Condominium Association, Inc. 500 S. Palm Ave., Sarasota How long has your organization been around? This condominium was built in 2000.  It has 24 units and overlooks the Bayfront where the mooring field is located by Bayfront Park. Who are your board members and/or leadership?…

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Stakeholder Spotlight: Fine Art Society of Sarasota

Meet the organizations that have signed on to support Sarasota Bayfront 20:20! Fine Art Society of Sarasota 1701 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota 941-330-0680 fineartssarasota.org How long has your organization been around? The Fine Arts Society of Sarasota was chartered on 1969 to promote and stimulate appreciation of the arts in our county. How many members do you…

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Update: November 4 Stakeholder Meeting

At our last stakeholder meeting, we opened by officially welcoming our 43rd stakeholder to the group – the Central Cocoanut Neighborhood Association. It is hard to believe, but this meeting also marked the second anniversary of the beginning of our quest to create a community-driven vision for the future of our beautiful bayfront. You are…

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Update: Stakeholders meet during focus groups

Sarasota Bayfront 20:20 recently held four stakeholder focus groups – two on October 21 and two on October 22 – to garner thoughts, suggestions and questions from business and community leaders throughout Sarasota. Focus group participants included Debbie Ahmari, Kathy Kelley Ohlrich, Andy Papineau, Lou Costa, Dan Deleo, Art Levin, Patrick Gannon, Kevin Cooper, Jewell…

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Stakeholder Spotlight: University of South Florida Sarasota – Manatee

Meet the organizations that have signed on to support Sarasota Bayfront 20:20! University of South Florida Sarasota – Manatee 8350 N. Tamiami Trail , Sarasota 941-359-4200 www.usfsm.edu How long has your organization been around? Since September 15, 1975. How many members do you have? We have 2,038 enrolled at The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee with 112 full-time faculty, 81 adjunct faculty…

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