One of the rare weeks when there aren’t any legislators with birthdays, but there are some notable individuals with reason to celebrate: Judicial candidate Kim Campbell on Tuesday, local environmental activist Kai Warren and big-shot lobbyist Louis Betz on Thursday, my brother Richard turns 20, one of my best friends Sherwin Simmons turns 36 and CoreMessage’s Rachel Gustafson on Friday, County Commissioner Neil Brickfield and Tiger Bay executive director Chandra Tracy on Sunday.
Peter Schorsch is the President of Extensive Enterprises and is the publisher of some of Florida’s most influential new media websites, including SaintPetersBlog.com, FloridaPolitics.com, ContextFlorida.com, and Sunburn, the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. SaintPetersBlog has for three years running been ranked by the Washington Post as the best state-based blog in Florida. In addition to his publishing efforts, Peter is a political consultant to several of the state’s largest governmental affairs and public relations firms. Peter lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, Michelle, and their daughter, Ella.