DTO BUSINESS NEWS
GO Sports Announces 2023 Celebrating Women in Sports Winners
This week, the Greater Orlando Sports Commission (GO Sports) announced the five award winners that will be honored during the 2023 Celebrating Women in Sports luncheon. Congratulations to DOP board member, Jennifer Lastik, for receiving the Women in Sports Leadership Award! The 5th annual luncheon will be hosted at UCF's Addition Financial Arena on Wednesday, September 13th at noon. Learn more and get tickets today!
Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday
Consumers can purchase qualifying disaster preparedness supplies exempt from tax during the 2023 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday, running from August 26th through September 8th. For a list of qualifying items, visit floridarevenue.com/DisasterPrep.
Visit Orlando's Magical Dining Has Begun!
Visit Orlando's Magical Dining is running now through October 1st, with a record-breaking 132 of Orlando's best restaurants serving up three-course prix-fixe menus for either $40 or $60, as part of a new tiered menu system. This year’s roster brings 22 new restaurants to the dining program, as well as eight restaurants recognized by the MICHELIN Guide. Click here to see restaurants and menus, make reservations, and more!
National Dog Day Celebration at Aloft
Did you know this Saturday is National Dog Day? Celebrate with Aloft from 3-5pm on August 26th! There will be dogs available for adoption from Pet Rescue By Judy, a raffle, dog pools and treats, and complimentary beer or house wine if you bring your dog! This event is free for all to attend, and no registration is required. Learn more here.
Orlando Tech and Data Symposium
Join Greenberg Traurig for their upcoming event, Orlando Tech and Data Symposium: Navigating New Legal Risks in Data and Emerging Technologies, on Tuesday, September 12th at 1pm. At this presentation, guests will learn about Artificial Intelligence and the new, modified, and upcoming comprehensive state privacy laws from GT privacy experts. Speakers will share their insights on how to mitigate the significant risk that comes with these new laws, and prepare guests for the changes to come. Networking will be available at the conclusion of the presentation. Click here to learn more and RSVP for free!
Kids Beating Cancer's Hats and Heroes Ball
You're invited to Orlando's Best Charity Gala, Hats & Heroes Ball by Kids Beating Cancer on October 14th at Waldorf Astoria Orlando. Celebrate the advance of scientific knowledge towards a cure, while putting the children first. Voted Best Charity Gala in Orlando for six years in a row, this award-winning dynamic Gala evening will feature an explosion of nationally acclaimed performances, gourmet cuisine with an open bar, exquisite silent and live auctions, and the outstanding community and pediatric Healing Heroes of Excellence Awards. Purchase tickets and tables while they last!