Already boasting the largest newspaper circulation in the Florida Keys, The Keys Weekly are the only locally-owned and operated publishing company in South Florida – and fastest growing!
The Keys Weekly Newspapers boast the largest circulation in the Florida Keys and are the only locally-owned and operated publishing company serving all of Monroe County with three offices in Key West, Marathon and Tavernier.
The Keys Weekly Media Companies take pride in their over 20 local employees, all of which remain involved in civic & nonprofit organizations and boards throughout the Florida Keys.
The company produces three, separate weekly community newspapers, produces the premier news site in the Florida Keys and publishes a myriad of specialty magazines tailored to Lobster Mini-Season, hurricane preparation, women’s lifestyle, dining, boating, home & garden and various publishing projects that span to partners such as our local chambers of commerce, Florida Keys Marine Sanctuary and Monroe County Sheriff’s Office.
Our media organization was founded in September 2003, with ownership of the company passing to Weekly Publisher, Jason Koler, and his wife, Kate, in August of 2006. Adhering to the founding principles of “covering and supporting the Florida Keys communities we serve,” the company is widely regarded as the most popular and relevant media company in the Keys—remaining accessible to visitors, residents, businesses and civic organizations.
In November of 2013, Britt Myers joined the Weekly team as co-owner of the company . Jason and Britt subsequently opened their Key West and Tavernier offices that today, truly capture the essence of two of the most vibrant communities on the globe.
Today, the Weekly’s three editors and journalists capture political news and enterprise stories – information the entire community finds viable to better navigate their way through the Keys. The Weekly’s content has a direct impact on their readers and is celebrated as an “unbiased, refreshing and engaging; providing a unique publication for each region of the Florida Keys, while maintaining a trusted and recognized brand.”
The Weekly’s content has been featured and sited by global media outlets, such as CNN, Fox News, The Daily Beast and dozens of other notable media sites. In addition to our commitment to community news, the Weekly has been the preferred publication and digital resource for celebrities and performers in the Florida Keys. Our print and podcast has featured interviews with names that include, Mark Wahlberg, The Black Pumas, MIke Love, Adam Lambert, Lee Brice, Emilio Estevez, Jimmy Buffett, Derek Trucks, Huey Lewis, Gene Simmons, Michael McDonald, Brian Kelley and Carl Hiaasen.
Now celebrating their 19th year, the Keys Weekly leadership and staff continue to be a leading supporter of area organizations. Jason currently sits on the boards for the Pigeon Key Foundation and the Fishermens Hospital Foundation for Baptist Health Systems. He is a former president of the Marathon Jaycees, former president of the Pigeon Key Foundation, Leadership Monroe County board of directors (2009-2012), member of the Upper Keys Rotary Club and offers his time to dozens of nonprofits and community organizations. Britt is a current member of the Key West Rotary, former Key West Chamber of Commerce board of directors and was recently appointed to the Key West Military Affairs Committee. He has served as Marathon Chamber of Commerce Board Chair, Marathon Jaycees President, Take Stock in Children Volunteer, Monroe County Education Foundation Board Member, current Florida Keys AHEC exec board member and is a proud graduate of Leadership Monroe County.