Our Publications

SRQ MAGAZINE  |  Live Local. Love Local  

MONTHLY SRQ Magazine | Love Local is the hometown city regional publication of the Creative Coast of Florida, Sarasota and Bradenton Area—transforming what it means to love local through powerful content, contemporary design and authentic stories. Cover to cover, page after page, SRQ gets it. A smart perspective paired with crisp design that is miles ahead of the pack, SRQ chronicles and reflects Sarasota’s emergence as a dynamic cosmopolitan community. Balancing articulate journalism with modern design, SRQ informs, guides and engages audiences who value an influential relationship with their community. Editorial credibility and authentic local ownership has led SRQ to become our region’s leading authority, indispensable guide and award-winning city magazine for affluent and influential audiences. At SRQ, we are passionate about writing because we know our readers are passionate about reading. Our job as literary matchmakers is only accomplished when we successfully connect people who love to read with magazines that they get excited about. We strive to produce stories that put a smile on our reader’s face because they feel that they could relate to the content, or that it was written “just for them”. SRQ is Sarasota’s magazine, because it is fashioned by people who, just like their readers, take a keen interest in being a part of this wonderful place we call home. By constantly capturing the changing trends of an emerging metropolitan mentality supported by multi-generational influence, SRQ is the market leader in content for those who crave “the real thing”. Monthly Readership: 78,000 Publish Cycle: Monthly from September to April and bimonthly double issues from May to August.

Best Overall Magazine—2008, 2009, 2010, 2012—Florida Magazine Association
Best Niche Regional — Niche Magazine Awards, 2017


SRQ HOME & DESIGN MAGAZINE | Spring and Summer


BIANNUAL   SRQ Home & Design Magazine celebrates the stunning homes, architecture and home design on the West Coast of Florida from Boca Grande and Sarasota up through Tampa and St. Petersburg, Florida. From gorgeous residential spaces and home renovations to interviews with the leading architects, home builders and interior designers, SRQ Home & Design captures this vibrant dialogue with memorable stories and visually-stunning photography. Publish Cycle: Spring Edition, February and Summer Edition, July.

TOP DOCTORS | Annual Medical Resource

ANNUAL PROGRAM   In partnership with Colorado research firm DataJoe, SRQ Magazine produces the annual Top Doctors Medical Resource which provides all you need to know about the area’s medical professionals as recognized by their medical peers— from Palmetto, Bradenton, Longboat Key, Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Venice and North Port, FL. Meet the honorees and learn more about their practice, areas of expertise and their approach to patient health and wellness. Publish Cycle: First Printing | November. Second Printing | January.

ROCKETKIDS | Summer Camps and Guide to Schools

ANNUAL  RocketKids Magazine celebrates academic, after-school and summer camp experiences curated for the engaged family in Sarasota, the Bradenton and Lakewood Ranch—from private and charter schools to after-school courses and summer camps. Publish Cycle: April




ANNUAL   Sharing the inspiring stories of women in the Sarasota and Bradenton Area who contribute their business acumen, philanthropic spirit and leadership to engage, inspire and advance our community. Meet Women Who Roar on the Gulf Coast, hear the stories of the Women Who Roar Leadership Circle Ambassadors and learn more about the Women Who Roar mentorship program engaging women of all ages.  Publish Cycle: Every October.




BIANNUAL   Capturing the growth, business, lifestyle and homes of one of the fastest growing communities in the United States, Living Lakewood Magazine explores the quintessential experiences of living out east. From a burgeoning restaurant scene to the ongoing growth of amenity-rich new home communities, Lakewood Ranch has become a hot destination. Publish Cycle: Every September and March.


ANNUAL PROGRAM   In partnership with Colorado research firm DataJoe, SRQ Magazine produces the annual Elite Top Attorneys Legal Guide which provides all you need to know about the area’s legal professionals as recognized by their peers— from Palmetto, Bradenton, Longboat Key, Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Venice and North Port, FL. Meet the honorees and learn more about their practice and areas of expertise. Publish Cycle: First Printing | September. Second Printing | February.



ANNUAL   Celebrate the stories of the people, places and experiences of the Bradenton Area from Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key to Downtown Bradenton and Palmetto. Publish Cycle: Early summer, annual.



ANNUAL An adorable square guide to living and loving local in Sarasota, Bradenton, Venice, the Barrier Islands and Lakewood Ranch—from local restaurants and boutiques to local business champions and experiences. So irresistible, you won't be able to put it down. Publish Date: Published at the start of the season in October/November.

SRQ DAILY | Freshly Squeezed Stories Every Morning

DAILY DIGITAL E-NEWSLETTER   Wake up to your daily dose of buzz in Sarasota and stay connected with other “influentials” in the area. SRQ DAILY is the original local e-newsletter, delivered directly to email in-boxes every morning with a hearty mix of original content to provide you with top-of-the-mind information about the place that you live and love. Find out about up-to-date business news, delectable-dining spots, fashionable shopping, arts and culture, as well as exciting things to do around town. Since launching in 2005, SRQ DAILY has succeeded in capturing the attention of Sarasota’s most engaged daily audience by bringing together advertisers with active readers, creating a recipe for prime exposure within a vibrant, news-format environment. SRQ DAILY is a one-of-a-kind value for the members of our community. Unlike many other e-newsletters, which show limited content with links that re-direct readers to the companies website in order to read the full article, our newsletter delivers the whole story to your email browser for a more convenient read that is easily accessible. SRQ DAILY encourages a social networking platform that expands the reach of advertiser messaging by getting readers involved in sharing stories through Facebook, Twitter and Linked In. The readers of SRQ DAILY are comprised of an exclusive and illustrious group of leading socialites, business professionals, local political and government officials, as well as the intellectually absorbed “average” citizen. Our readers are those that seek to be the first “in the know”, and they are those that will then spread the ideas and information beyond the publications primary reach. While the editorial content is demanded by a more specific demographic, getting involved on a regular basis is encouraged to all those who want to expand their local awareness. Published Daily Every Morning from Monday to Saturday including the following special editions: Monday Business Edition, Wednesday Philanthropy Edition, Friday Weekend Edition and Saturday Op-Ed Edition.