(January 8, 2020, Saint Augustine Beach, Florida) President and CEO of sports tourism firm, Raconteurs, Matthew Dunn, announced the launch the company’s new website at www.raconteurs.us. The new website offers a comprehensive and personal view of the company, illustrating Raconteurs services and expertise, their previous and current clients, and active projects with which they are involved. “The corporate site reflects Raconteurs behind the scenes identity—a passionate, customer-focused organization, committed to excellence,” said Dunn.
Raconteurs’ industry knowledge spans over 23 years of relevant tourism and sports management experience. Dunn has worked as Director of Operations then Associate Executive Director of the Gainesville Sports Commission, Membership Sales Manager of Florida Citrus Sports, Executive Director of the Marion County and Flagler County destination marketing organizations and served as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida. Dunn holds bachelors and master’s degrees in Athletic Administration from Florida State University and is a maintains a Certified Sports Event Executive certification from national association, Sports ETA.
“Raconteurs is very active in the sports events industry and we were focused on creating a website that in addition to our strong social media presence, would allow current and prospective clients, colleagues and industry professionals to stay abreast of the latest industry news, and to keep up with our activities,” said Dunn. The firm’s new web site, in addition to its social media accounts, further positions Raconteurs as a subject matter expert in sports tourism.
The new website is also home to PUSH Magazine, a digital publication focused on helping sports tourism professionals navigate the industry lifestyle both personally and professionally. Offering a clean look and valuable content, PUSH offers destinations, rights holders, service and product providers access to industry decision makers in the form of digital advertising.
Raconteurs has worked with many organizations to plan successful sporting events, including the Gainesville Sports Commission, USA Crits, American Junior Golf Association, United States Synchronized Swimming, the Florida High School Athletic Association, United States Golf Association, Bassmaster, Red Bull, ESPN, and the National Collegiate Athletic Association, among many others.
Raconteurs, based in St. Augustine Beach, Florida, is an international, advisory firm specializing in organizational relevancy and influencing positive change for businesses in the sports events and tourism industries. Our team helps clients become extremely relevant to their industry, and the markets they serve, by demonstrating a series of core values.
Raconteurs takes a holistic approach to storytelling. It is an approach in which strategic planning and partnerships, branding, creative design, marketing plans, media relations and event sales and management all work together to promote a relevant voice. These services, together under one roof, offers our clients the tools and tactics required to see their organizations not just expand, but prosper.
For more information about Raconteurs and its activities, clients and events, visit us online at www.raconteurs.us.