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      Let’s Praise the Travel Frontline Staff this Week

      Let’s Praise the Travel Frontline Staff this Week

      Let's praise the travel frontline this weekFROM THE DESK OF CRIS DUSCHEK, DIRECTOR, PUBLIC RELATIONSLet’s take our minds off from the gloomy reality of our times this week and celebrate the unsung heroes of the tourism industry. Let’s praise the hotel concierge, the...

      Welcome Back to Paradise, Cris!

      Welcome Back to Paradise, Cris!

      Welcome Back to Paradise, Cris!FROM THE DESK OF BARBARA KARASEK, CEO/CO-OWNER OF PARADISE ADVERTISINGWe are pleased to welcome back Cris Duschek as our Director of Public Relations. With her expertise in external, internal and corporate consulting, Cris will help...

      How Paradise Maintains Peak Performance in Challenging Times

      How Paradise Maintains Peak Performance in Challenging Times

      How Paradise Maintains Peak Performance in Challenging Times FROM THE DESK OF BARBARA KARASEK, CEO/CO-OWNER OF PARADISE ADVERTISING We are pleased to welcome back Cris Duschek as our Director of Public Relations. With her expertise in external, internal and corporate...

      Big Wins in the Big Apple

      Big Wins in the Big Apple

      Big Wins in the Big Apple PARADISE BRINGS HOME THE BLING AT THE 2020 ADRIAN AWARDS!It's easy to enjoy the "City That Never Sleeps," but it doesn't get better than being able to bring four more HSMAI Adrian Awards back home! We are proud to win these prestigious awards...

      Paradise Named as New Agency-of-Record for ZooTampa at Lowry Park

      Paradise Named as New Agency-of-Record for ZooTampa at Lowry Park

      Paradise Named as New Agency-of-Record for ZooTampa at Lowry Park NEW PARTNERSHIP EMPHASIZES SHARED CORE VALUES AND COMMITMENT TO STRATEGIC GROWTH ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (December 3, 2019) — Paradise Advertising & Marketing, Inc. rounds out 2019 by announcing a new...

      Barbara Karasek Honored as One of 30 Best Digital Media Leaders.

      Barbara Karasek Honored as One of 30 Best Digital Media Leaders.

      Paradise Advertising’s Barbara Karasek honored as one of 30 best digital media leaders. Today, Barbara Karasek, CEO of Paradise Advertising & Marketing, was one of 30 digital executives to receive 2019 Cynopsis Digital “IT List” Award honors. In its seventh year,...

      Paradise Growth Leads to Executive Promotions

      Paradise Growth Leads to Executive Promotions

      Paradise Growth Leads to Executive Promotions FROM THE DESK OF BARBARA KARASEK, CEO/CO-OWNER OF PARADISE ADVERTISINGParadise announced today that four employees are taking on new leadership roles within the organization. Building on Paradise’s “people first”...

      Paradise To Manage McKibbon Hospitality Public Relations

      Paradise To Manage McKibbon Hospitality Public Relations

      Paradise To Manage McKibbon Hospitality Public Relations Welcome to Paradise, McKibbon Hospitality! We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve brought on a new PR client, McKibbon Hospitality, an industry leader in hotel development, management and renovation — and they’re...

      Paradise Kicks Off the 2019 Awards Season With Big Wins

      Paradise Kicks Off the 2019 Awards Season With Big Wins

      Paradise Kicks Off the 2019 Awards Season With Big WinsTaking Home Our 250th HSMAI Adrian Award at NYC Ceremony Last night, Paradise was thrilled to receive national acclaim at the 2018 HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala in New York City. The night was particularly special as...

      Paradise Named Agency of Record for the Little Rock CVB

      Paradise Named Agency of Record for the Little Rock CVB

      New Year, New Partnership Paradise Named Agency of Record for the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau 2019 is already off to an amazing start! We are delighted to announce that Paradise has been named the agency of record for the Little Rock Convention and...

      Amelia Island Plays the Modesty Card

      Amelia Island Plays the Modesty Card

      Amelia Island Plays the Modesty Card Introducing Our New Ad Campaign for this Stunning Beach Destination – “Ever So Slightly Special” Restraint is not a characteristic one normally associates with the word “advertising,” but it’s something you’ll find at the core of a...

      An Adman’s First Film Festival

      An Adman’s First Film Festival

      An Adman’s First Film Festival Our Chief Creative Officer Reflects on the Noble Pursuit of Storytelling By: Tom Merrick - CCOAs a copywriter/creative director by trade, I’m used to looking at things in different ways. Nothing excites me more than seeing a concept...

      Paradise Kicks Off the 2018 Awards Season

      Paradise Kicks Off the 2018 Awards Season

      Paradise Kicks Off the 2018 Awards Season with a Spectacular Night at The Flaglers FROM THE DESK OF BARBARA KARASEK, CEO/CO-OWNER OF PARADISE ADVERTISINGIn September, Paradise was recognized at the VISIT FLORIDA Governor's Conference on Tourism as the recipient of...

      Musings From the Driver’s Seat

      Musings From the Driver’s Seat

      Musings From the Driver’s Seat Why Tourism Promotion Can Be a Small Community’s Economic Change Agent By Barbara Emener KarasekWhen Tony and I decided to buy Paradise, we did so because of the amazing team, the clientele and the fact that we couldn’t see anything but...

      Paradise Is Growing, Welcomes New Team Members

      Paradise Is Growing, Welcomes New Team Members

      Paradise Is Growing, Welcomes New Team Members Agency Continues to Flourish with Addition of Media Director, Account Manager and More This summer, Paradise welcomed 5 new staff to our St. Pete and Naples offices. From media to accounts to social media, we’re committed...

      Ocala / Marion County Saddles Up with Paradise

      Ocala / Marion County Saddles Up with Paradise

      Ocala / Marion County Visitors & Convention Bureau Saddles Up with ParadiseAgency Continues to Flourish with Addition of Media Director, Account Manager and More The Ocala/Marion County Visitors and Convention Bureau has selected Paradise to be their new agency of...

      There’s Magic in the Madness

      There’s Magic in the Madness

      There's Magic in the Madness By: Rudy Webb - VP, Account Services March, it’s the best time of year… the Madness… who doesn’t love it? I’m from Michigan (GO BLUE!), so basketball was an everyday occurrence growing up for me. It still is today, with my daughter getting...

      Paradise is Florida’s Most Decorated Ad Agency Yet Again

      Paradise is Florida’s Most Decorated Ad Agency Yet Again

      Paradise is Florida's Most Decorated Ad Agency Yet Again Yes, we dominated the 2017 awards circuit The 2017 destination marketing awards season just ended, and Paradise saved the best for last. At Tuesday night’s Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association...

      Paradise Welcomes New Owners

      Paradise Welcomes New Owners

      Paradise Welcomes New Owners New Era Begins for Prestigious 15-Year Agency We’ve had to clear out some room in our offices amid all the advertising awards we took home last year. Not for more trophies, but for the company’s new owners. Sales and marketing specialists...

      Tom’s Take: Super Bowl LII Ads

      Tom’s Take: Super Bowl LII Ads

      Tom's Take: Super Bowl LII AdsBy: Tom Merrick - CCOThree Things I Learned from Last Night’s Super Bowl Ads When you make ads for a living, watching the Super Bowl is not the same fun event as it is for most people. True, you get to over-indulge on chips and greasy...

      Paradise Scores Big at Prestigious Adrian Awards

      Paradise Scores Big at Prestigious Adrian Awards

      Paradise Scores Big at Prestigious Adrian AwardsWork for seven clients is recognized for excellence at the “Oscars” of the Travel and Hospitality Marketing Industry Paradise capped off a banner 2017 of advertising honors by winning an impressive 22 Adrian Awards,...

      Paradise continues creative awars winning streak

      Paradise continues creative awars winning streak

      Paradise Wins 17 Flagler Awards Work for seven clients is recognized for excellence at the “Oscars” of the Travel and Hospitality Marketing Industry Paradise received top honors at the 2017 VISIT FLORIDA Flagler Awards ceremony honoring the state’s top tourism...

      Paradise Advertising wins two Hermes Creative Awards

      Paradise Advertising wins two Hermes Creative Awards

      Vacationauts Campaign Awarded Platinum and Gold Work for seven clients is recognized for excellence at the “Oscars” of the Travel and Hospitality Marketing Industry Paradise — a leader in destination, travel, lifestyle and luxury brand marketing — was awarded two...

      Paradise Wins 6 Regional Addy Awards

      Paradise Wins 6 Regional Addy Awards

      Paradise Wins 6 Regional Addy Awards Work for seven clients is recognized for excellence at the “Oscars” of the Travel and Hospitality Marketing Industry Paradise was honored at the Regional American Advertising Federation competition with six district-level ADDY...

      Somewhere, Gene Kranza is smiling

      Somewhere, Gene Kranza is smiling

      It all started when... Work for seven clients is recognized for excellence at the “Oscars” of the Travel and Hospitality Marketing Industry Launching a rocket into space isn’t easy. It takes a dedicated team of scientists and engineers, backed by an organization like...

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