Schmidt Jr., Ed
November 2007
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p61
Trade Publication
The article presents an update on meeting facilities in Florida as of November 2007. In Orlando, the construction of a downtown sports-and-arts venue was approved which includes a $480-million special events center with a 2010 completion date. The 323-room InterContinental Tampa opened in August 2007 which offers 21,000 square feet of meeting space. The John and Marble Ringing Museum of Art on Sarasota Bay includes a waterfront mansion, circus museum and the 250-seat Asolo Theater for special events.


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