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New Agricultural Operations Manager

Nov. 17, 2015 -- West Palm Beach, Fla. – The South Florida Fair has hired Matthew Daly as its new agricultural operations manager. His responsibilities include the overall management of the agricultural program at the South Florida Fair, including all program content, fiscal spending, and future development.
 
Previously he served as the facilities superintendent at the North Carolina State Fair, where he had been employed since 2005. For the past 10 years he led a staff of more than 50 fulltime employees in all phases of facility management. His core focus was to provide wide support in the areas of fair management and operation.
 
Daly is an active member of the International Association of Fairs and Expositions and has served on many fair and agricultural committees during his time in North Carolina.
 
“I want to meet the challenges of the fair industry in Palm Beach County to bring modern agricultural education and imagination into the youth of our community,” said Daly.
 
Daly received his associate’s degree in mechanical automation from the Penn State College of Technology. He resides in West Palm Beach.
 
About the South Florida Fair: Produced by the South Florida Fair & Palm Beach County Expositions, Inc., a nonprofit organization, the next fair will be held from Jan. 15-31 at the fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Boulevard, West Palm Beach. For more information, call (561) 793-0333 or visit the website, www.southfloridafair.com.
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South Florida Fair Wins Two First Place Awards

Sept. 1, 2015 -- Orlando, Fla. – The Florida Festivals & Events Association (FFEA) has presented the South Florida Fair & Palm Beach County Expositions, Inc. with two first-place awards for its annual report and T-shirt design. The projects were entered in the SUNsational Awards competition. Winners were announced during FFEA’s 21st annual convention and tradeshow.
 
Nominations were accepted in nine categories, including Printed Materials; Outdoor Advertisement; PR/Media Campaign; Photo; Promotional Item; T-shirt; Broadcast Media; Multimedia Marketing and Programming. Each category included three budget levels. A blue ribbon panel representing media outlets, printing companies, website designers and photographers judged the entries.
 
“The SUNsational Awards have recognized and celebrated the talents of our members for more than two decades,” said FFEA Executive Director Suzanne Neve. “This year, we added several new categories and received our highest volume of submissions to date. We’re proud of our members and their events – and excited to recognize them in this way each year.”
 
About the Florida Festivals & Events Association (FFEA): Celebrating 21 years, FFEA is a not-for-profit association dedicated to supporting and promoting more  than 3,500 festivals, events, and fairs in the state of Florida through education, networking and dissemination of information and the cultivation of high standards. For more information about FFEA, visit www.ffea.com.
 
About the South Florida Fair: Produced by the South Florida Fair & Palm Beach County Expositions, Inc., a nonprofit organization, the next fair will be held from Jan. 15-31 at the fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Boulevard, West Palm Beach. For more information, call (561) 793-0333 or visit the website, www.southfloridafair.com.
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