With approximately 13,000 – 15,000 members of the media in attendance, the RNC will be the second largest media event in the world this year next to the Olympic Games. On a state level, the event will mark the first time that a national convention has been held in Tampa Bay.
Positioned and ready for what will become one of the most revered events in U.S. history, and certainly the State of Florida is Eventrics. The Lakeland-based event planning and management company announced today that they have been designated by the Tampa Bay Host Committee as a certified vendor in the exclusive Small Business Network program. Launched earlier this year, the objective is to promote and cultivate Tampa Bay’s diverse business community representing small, women, and minority-owned companies. The SBN markets small, local businesses to large, local and national corporations in efforts to drive economic development to the Tampa Bay market.
The Small Business Network gives Eventrics a great opportunity to offer their services to corporate clients, delegates, and private citizens alike planning special events during the four day Republican National Convention.
"This designation is extremely important for a small business like ours. It gives us an opportunity to represent the state, welcome the visitors, and offer our event planning expertise specifically to delegations, companies and organizations participating in the Convention”, states Sherrin Smyers, President/Founder.
The Convention will create $175 million dollars worth of economic impact and with some strategic positioning Eventrics is prepared to one of the hundreds of small business that can be benefit.
Eventrics is a professional events management company. Founded in 2006 and based in Lakeland, FL, the company specializes in planning and delivering unique events for their corporate and nonprofit clientele. The team is recognized as market leaders and produce special events that are branded to the highest standards. The backgrounds of the Eventrics team are deeply rooted in professional sports. “This sets us apart from other planning companies through our teamwork-style of management”, states Sherrin Smyers, President. Their unique approach allows the company to plan events that are creative, dynamic, and deliver results. Eventrics’
For more information, visit www.eventrics.com
About the Tampa Bay Host Committee
The 2012 Tampa Bay Host Committee, Inc. (“Host Committee”) is a Florida not-for-profit corporation that operates as a public charity under § 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Host Committee serves as the officially designated Presidential Nominating Convention Host Committee under federal law and is a registered host committee with the Federal Election Commission. The Host Committee is not involved in any political activity and is in no way considered a political committee under any state or federal laws.
For more information, visit www.2012tampa.com