Southeast Volusia Advertising Director Carl Watson: Putting heads in beds paramount

  

Headline Surfer videos by Henry Frederick / 

NEW SMYRNA BEACH -- When all is said and done, Southeast Volusia Advertising Director Carl Watson understands what his No. 1 priority is as head of the tourism effort in greater New Smyrna Beach: "It's putting heads in beds."

Watsion added for emphasis, "I think aboiut putting heads in beds when I wake up in the morning and I think about putting heads in beds when I get ready to go to sleep at night."

Editor's Note: This story is not yet complete.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

21st Century 24/7 Internet Newspaper Marketing

  

This above-published coverage is part of a marketing partnership between Headline Surfer and the Southeast Volusia Advertising Authority, which promotes tourism.

HeadlineSurfer is the award-winning 24/7 internet newspaper in New Smyrna Beach serving greater Daytona Beach, Volusia County & Central Florida, via HeadlineSurfer.com.
 
Henry Frederick, publisher / Headline SurferHeadline Surfer is operated by Editor/Publisher Henry Frederick (email: henryfrederick@headlinesurfer.com; phone for editorial/advertising: 386-689-2830). For more information on the 24/7 internet newspaper, please go to HeadlineSurfer.com.
 
The Southeast Volusia Advertising Authority markets tourism events through bed tax collections from overnight hotel & other accommodators for the cities of New Smyrna Beach, Port Orange, Edgewater, Oak Hill and unincorporated Osteen through the New Smyrna Beach Visitor's Center, 2238 State Road 44, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 (Phone: 386-428-1600; website: http://nsbfla.com/. For calendar events: http://nsbfla.com/index.cfm.
 
Carl Watson, new executive director/ SVAA / Headline SurferElizabeth Gifford, marketing, Southeast Volusia Advertising Authority / Headline SurferCarl Watson, shown at far left is the executive director of the Southeast Volusia Advertising Authority. Elizabeth Gifford is the SVAA's marketing and project manager. For more information on the SVAA, please go to NSBFLA.com.
Henry Frederick Picture

Short Bio

Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.