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



MODERN HOME MAGAZINE


ANNUAL   Modern Home Magazine celebrates the modern language of 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 to interviews with the leading architects in modern design, Modern Home captures this vibrant dialogue with memorable stories and visually-stunning photography. Publish Cycle: Every July.



WE ROAR MAGAZINE


ANNUAL   Sharing the stories of women in the Sarasota and Bradenton Area who are contributing their business acumen, philanthropic spirit and leaderhip to engage, inspire and advance our community. Meet the winners of the Annual SRQ Magazine Women in Business Competition and find out why our region is known for strong women.  Publish Cycle: Every June.

 

LIVING LAKEWOOD MAGAZINE


ANNUAL   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 destinatino. Publish Cycle: Every September.


LUX MAGAZINE | Gulf Coast Luxury Homes and Living



ANNUAL  LUX: Gulfcoast Luxury Homes and Living serves as the definitive guide to living and enjoying “la dolce vita” the sweet life, on the west coast of Florida. LUX radiates amongst readers who engage in personal exploration and pleasurable living. The pristine content provided in this publication emphasizes the richness of a “choice” experience. LUX features an editorial blend of exotic destinations, homes, items and accessories that epitomize the eminence of lavish living. LUX explores the beauty and excitement of the world beyond, highlighting the unique and idyllic locations that able travelers desire to visit, offering awe-inspiring pictures to accompany the enlightening descriptions provided. LUX seizes the sharp edges of modern architecture in some of the most sophisticated residences around, emphasizes the importance of power with superior automobiles, yachts and jets, and admires the elegance of coveted jewels worn by the elite members of society. Inducted into SRQ Media Group’s portfolio in 2007, LUX is available in select bookstores, resorts and retail outlets throughout the Gulfcoast area. Additionally, LUX is annually distributed to homes in ultra-luxury neighborhoods and communities, such as: Longboat Key, Bird Key, Casey Key, North Lido Shores, Harbor Acres, The Oaks, Siesta Key, Anna Maria Island, Country Club of Lakewood Ranch and the water-view properties in downtown Sarasota. Publish Date: Annually in February

Best Custom Magazine, 2009—Florida Magazine Association


LOVE LOCAL GUIDEBOOK

 


BI-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 season in October and in the height of season in March.


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.