Sally Gatza
Sally Gatza Venue Director
Stephanie Cicillini
Stephanie Cicillini Director of Marketing

Stephanie, a native of New York City, currently holds the role of Director of Marketing at the Floridian Social, enriching our team with over a decade of marketing experience and operational proficiency from an array of industries. Her responsibilities encompass the management of all digital and print marketing endeavors, ranging from day-to-day socials to monthly strategic initiatives and quarterly marketing campaigns. While her central focus revolves around cultivating and preserving the venue’s esteemed brand and event success, Stephanie also plays a pivotal role in the creation, planning, and execution of events, ensuring seamless and memorable experiences for our patrons.

Grant Cassidy
Grant Cassidy Special Events & VIP Concierge Director

Grant Cassidy serves the Floridian Social as the Special Events and Concierge Director. With extensive experience as the Director of Catering and Special Events, Grant brings a deep love for St. Petersburg, where he has been a frequent visitor for over 30 years. During his 13-year tenure at Lindey’s in Columbus, renowned for its top-notch restaurant, catering, and events, Grant curated unforgettable experiences. His meticulous attention to detail, creative vision, and warm demeanor ensure flawlessly executed weddings, corporate events, and life celebrations.

Shawn Kyle
Shawn Kyle Director of Programming | Talent Buyer

A 20+ year veteran of the local, regional and national touring industry, 14x official SXSW artist, and runner up in the Florida NARAS/Grammy independent artist competitions, Shawn Kyle has long been a well known resource / advocate representing artists and musicians from, and coming to Florida. Starting in the independent and underground music scenes, Kyle was part of the Americana music revival touring as support for such artists as Jason Isbell, Drive By Truckers, and also in the Psychedelic revival with groups Black Angels, Broncho, and Growlers early in their careers. He then worked for over a decade with independent artists agencies in club level routing, and promoted shows, such as the GT Group (Georgia Theatre, Athens), The Agency Group, and Madison House, later being represented by United Talent Agency, while touring as a top 50 artist on AAA College Radio. Now back in his original home of the Bay Area at one of his home venues (as the State Theatre), Kyle is passionate and focused on bringing in the best eclectic sounds in local, regional and national acts and events to the Floridian Social.