Floridian Partners bags major PR contract with Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority


THEA (Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority) has awarded a three-year marketing and communications contract to the Floridian Partners LLC team, which includes two local marketing and production partners, Playbook Public Relations LLC and Shooting Stars Post Inc.

Floridian Partners LLC, a full-service strategic communications and advocacy firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Tallahassee and Tampa, has led numerous successful marketing, communications and advocacy efforts at local, state and federal levels.

“We look forward to helping THEA market and promote their many innovative transportation technologies and solutions that help integrate and enhance the greater Tampa Bay regional transportation system,” said Ana Cruz, the Central Florida Director at Floridian Partners.

By partnering with Playbook Public Relations LLC for THEA’s marketing and communications outreach, the Floridian Partners LLC strategic communications team will showcase THEA’s economic impact and transportation expertise, as the agency strives to provide cohesive transportation solutions for the rapidly growing Tampa Bay region.

“We are extremely excited to tell THEA’s story, which includes cutting edge technology and innovation, and the expertise that THEA’s executive director Joe Waggoner and his team bring to our rapidly growing community,” said Sally Dee, president of Playbook Public Relations.

Shooting Stars Post Inc. is a full-service digital video production and post production facility that offers comprehensive services for a complete range of creative, production, studio, graphics and post production work. For 28 years, Shooting Stars Post has created extraordinary video content for clients worldwide and will add integral value to the THEA marketing and communications plan.

“It is a great honor to work with the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority. The agency is forward thinking, has tremendous leadership, and is advancing our community with award winning transportation solutions. We look forward to being equally innovative in communicating THEA’s vision,” said Marilyn Samaha, director of client services for Shooting Stars Post.

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