About Us & Our Facility

Located in the heart of downtown Sarasota, Florida, this stunning Class-A 10-story glass elevator building has an open-air courtyard, a fountain and overlooks the beautiful Sarasota Bay. Decorated in tropical sea breeze tones, our facility is elegantly appointed and technology friendly. We have state-of-the-art wireless connectivity and Cisco phones.

Our Siesta Key room is 300 square feet and has a capacity for 10 people and our Longboat Key room is 420 square feet with a capacity for 14 people. Both are equipped with wireless internet access, audio and video conferencing, “In Focus” projectors and more.

With parking available in the building, your respondents and clients have easy access to the facility.


  • City/Town centre
  • Major transport links

On Site

  • 24 hour access
  • 24 hour CCTV monitoring
  • Business Lounge
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Parking
  • Secure underground parking
  • Lounge area
  • Disabled facilities
  • Elevator
  • Break-Out Areas
  • Temp control
  • Suspended Ceilings

Technical Facilities

  • High speed internet access
  • Videoconferencing studio
  • Voicemail

People Services

  • On-Site Lunch Restaurant
  • On-Site Sandwich / Coffee Bar
  • Vending Machines
  • Sandwich Service
  • Smoking Areas
  • Outside Seating Area / Terrace

Contact us at 941-587-6949 and ask for Stephanie Kempton or fill out our online contact form.

Stephanie Kempton, MBA, IPC Principal has more than 30 years of marketing and communications experience. Her experience in research, corporate strategy, marketing, advertising, product management and media planning uniquely qualify her to not only conduct research, but also to apply it in an actionable way to your business.

Stephanie has applied her skills in marketing and research across a wide range of industries: banking, real estate, manufacturing, utilities, retail, healthcare, arts, non-profit, sports and entertainment. In her career she has held positions as a group product manager, research analyst, corporate strategist, media planner, account supervisor, director of advertising, account planner and director of research and planning. Her research and planning expertise has directly contributed to enhanced business performance for a wide range of brands and businesses.

Stephanie has a Bachelor of Science in Advertising and Master of Business Administration from the University of Florida and has obtained a Professional Researcher Certification at the expert level from the Marketing Research Association.

Stephanie has a thorough understanding of marketing research —what to do, how to do it and what it means. But more importantly, as a marketing professional, she knows how to apply research insight to your business situation to improve the outcome. Stephanie provides you with the confidence to make better business decisions.

Stephanie Kempton is a member of a team of experts providing market research insight to hundreds of businesses across the state of Florida through the GrowFL program.  GrowFL provides a suite of high-end, high-speed technical assistance and business resources to companies that need access to information and decision-making tools, typically only available to larger companies. Clients of Kempton Research and Planning  also have access to the market research tools and databases Ms. Kempton utilizes to serve GrowFL clients.

About GrowFL
GrowFL is the official Economic Gardening Technical Assistance Pilot Program for the State of Florida and a program of the Florida Economic Gardening Institute.  Created in 2009 to stimulate investment in Florida’s economy by providing technical assistance for expanding businesses in the state, the Florida Economic Gardening Institute is headquartered at the University of Central Florida under contract with the State of Florida’s Office of Tourism, Trade and Economic Development under the Executive Office of the Governor. For more information, visit www.growfl.com

Contact us at 941-365-0033 and ask for Stephanie Kempton or fill out our online contact form.