Are Visit Florida and Experience Kissimmee’s English football sponsorships worthwhile?

There are others besides Pitbull who are picking Floridians pockets on behalf of the filthy rich Florida tourist industry.

The Florida Squeeze

By Nick from Bristol, UK (Michael Madl, Fulha FC) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons By Nick from Bristol, UK (Michael Madl, Fulha FC) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons In August 2015, Fulham FC, the oldest professional football (soccer) club in London began sporting shorts with the “Visit Florida.” What was originally a one-year deal was extended into 2016/2017 after tourism officials in the state made great boasts about the return on investment. The amount Visit Florida paid to Fulham, owned by Shahid Khan, who is politically connected in this state is said to be six figures in US dollars.

“I love Fulham and I love Florida, so naturally it brings me a lot of satisfaction to see two of my personal passions become one,” said Fulham Chairman Shahid Khan when the deal was signed in 2015. “But what’s most important is how much this partnership makes strategic sense for both Fulham and VISIT FLORIDA. One of my stated goals has long been the expansion…

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About Susan Chandler

Now-disabled interior/exterior designer dragged into battling conviction corruption from its periphery in a third personal battle with civil public corruption.
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