July 28, 2014

Andrew P. Corty

President & Publisher of Florida Trend • acorty@floridatrend.com

Andy Corty
Andy Corty

Andy is publisher of Florida Trend, the statewide magazine that is widely read by 250,000 business executives, government officials, and civic trend-setters. He oversees Trend's monthly content, all business operations, and Trend's widening array of digital offerings.

Andy joined the Times Publishing organization, Trend Magazines’ parent company, in 1978 as assistant to the publisher. He then took a five-year stint at The Washington Post, but returned to Florida to head marketing for the St. Petersburg Times, now the Tampa Bay Times. For 15 years he acted as vice chairman of Congressional Quarterly, a subsidiary of the Times until it was sold in 2009.

In addition to leading Florida Trend, Andy sits on the board of directors for Times Publishing and serves as a trustee of The Poynter Institute, the not-for-profit school that owns the Times.

Andy received his bachelor's degree from Harvard College and his M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business. He is active in the community. A graduate of Leadership St. Petersburg and Leadership Florida, he serves on the board of trustees as treasurer of the Salvador Dali Museum and on the board of Enterprise Florida, among other activities. He and his wife, the former Betty Wallace, reside in St. Petersburg. They have two sons in college.

Columns by Corty:

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Florida Trend Publisher's Column by Andy Corty
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We need more voices of reason an moderation. One I find most palatable comes from Jack Levine, founder of 4 Generations Institute in Tallahassee.
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Where can fledgling businesses find good advice on running an organization? Turn to the book 'Straightforward: Ways to Live and Lead," by Pam Iorio, former Mayor of Tampa.
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We say goodbye to Cynthia Barnett, hello to Lilly Rockwell. We'll be watching the "goings and comings" during the Florida Legislature's once-a-decade redistricting.
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Florida Trend Publisher Andy Corty's October 2011 column.
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Welcome to Business Florida 2012, our 16th consecutive edition of Florida's official business opportunity guide.
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Florida Trend Publisher Andy Corty's September 2011 column
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Florida Trend Publisher Andy Corty's August 2011 column
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Florida Trend Publisher Andy Corty's July 2011 column
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Florida Trend Publisher Andy Corty's June 2011 column
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