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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - June 20, 2017
REVISED June 20, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #48


Subject
Tourist Development Council Appointments

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Presenter:  Elliott Falcione, Exec. Director, CVB  x3940

Contact:  Monica Luff, Sr. Admin. Spec., CVB x3944



Action Requested
Appointment of four (4) people to the Tourist Development Council for the "hotelier" positions.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
F.S.S. 125.0104(4)(e) Tourist Development Council

Background Discussion
  • Per F.S.S. 125.0104(4)(e), of the nine positions on the TDC, at least three, but no more than four members must be owners/operators of hotels, motels, RV parks, or other tourist accommodations in the county and subject to the 5% resort tax in Manatee County.
  • Currently the 4 hotelier positions are held by Ed Chiles, Jiten Patel, Dale Sconyers, and David Teitelbaum.  All are seeking re-appointment.
  • Qualified applicants for the Hotelier positions are:
    • Eric Cairns, owner, Cedar Cove Resort
    • Ed Chiles (current TDC member), owner, The Waterline Hotel and Beach Inn
    • Rob Ondo, GM, Shorewalk Vacation Villas
    • Jiten Patel (current TDC member), GM, Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport
    • Dale Sconyers (current TDC member), GM, Holiday Inn Lakewood Ranch
    • David Teitelbaum (current TDC member), owner, Anna Maria Island Resorts
  • The terms expire June 30, 2021.
  • The vacancies were advertised in the local newspaper.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

N/A



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Current TDC Member Listing 2017.pdf
Attachment:  Cairns - TDC App.pdf
Attachment:  Chiles - TDC App.pdf
Attachment:  Ondo - TDC App.pdf
Attachment:  Patel - TDC App.pdf
Attachment:  Sconyers - TDC App.pdf
Attachment:  Teitelbaum - TDC App.pdf