Tag: Destination marketing

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications
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Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) has announced the appointment of Kara Franker as Senior Vice President ... Read More

Naumi Hotels expands its presence in Australasia, acquires The Dairy Private Hotel
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Naumi Hotels expands its presence in Australasia, acquires The Dairy Private Hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Naumi Hotels – Singapore-based private hotel owner and operator, announced today that it is expanding its presence in Australasia with ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism hungry for good news: Today best news in 8 years
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Puerto Rico Tourism hungry for good news: Today best news in 8 years

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 5, 2019

Puerto Rico is hungry for good news after the island's tourism industry came to an all-time low after a devastating ... Read More

Okanagan Tourism in British Columbia preparing for summer crisis management
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Okanagan Tourism in British Columbia preparing for summer crisis management

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

This tourist region in British Colombia, Canada is known as the Okanagan is a region It's known for its wineries ... Read More

St.Maarten hosts International Caribbean Airlift conference
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St.Maarten hosts International Caribbean Airlift conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

The 4th annual Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference will be held June 11-13 on St.Maarten/St.Martin The conference is hosted by the ... Read More

4000 tourism leaders will meet at Uzakrota Travel Summit Istanbul
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4000 tourism leaders will meet at Uzakrota Travel Summit Istanbul

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Uzakrota Travel Summit, an important international tourism sector event, will be organized for the 6th time in Istanbul. The Summit ... Read More

Cape Town to chair BestCities board
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Cape Town to chair BestCities board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Corne Koch, Head of Cape Town and Western Cape Convention Bureau, a division of WESGRO, has been elected to the ... Read More

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders
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PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

The PATA Youth Symposium, hosted by the Department of Tourism, Philippines, took place on the first day of the PATA ... Read More

Airbnb joins the European Travel Commission to promote healthy tourism
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Airbnb joins the European Travel Commission to promote healthy tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Airbnb, the global community-driven end-to-end travel platform, has joined the European Travel Commission (ETC) as an Associate Member to support ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference
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EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

editor editor- May 9, 2019

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers and ... Read More

Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018
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Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Destination DC (DDC) today announced that Washington, DC attracted a record 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018, the ninth consecutive ... Read More

Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver
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Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 5, 2019

This year’s National Travel and Tourism Week, May 5-11, again celebrates the role of one of the most significant and ... Read More

Bermuda Tourism named Official Tourism Partner of US Open Tennis Championships
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Bermuda Tourism named Official Tourism Partner of US Open Tennis Championships

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

The Bermuda Tourism Authority, the official destination marketing organization for the island, and the United States Tennis Association (USTA), announced ... Read More

Uganda Tourism pushing their culture as key tourism USP
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Uganda Tourism pushing their culture as key tourism USP

mm Alain St.Ange- May 2, 2019

"The Alur Jonam Cultural Festival at Uganda Museum, Kampala, brought together the Alur and Jonam together to celebrate their culture. ... Read More

Salt Lake to host professionals who book thousands of meetings and conventions
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Salt Lake to host professionals who book thousands of meetings and conventions

editor editor- May 1, 2019

Just four years after hosting the annual meeting of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)—association professionals and industry partners ... Read More

ATM: Tourism crucial for reducing Saudi Arabia’s dependence on oil revenues
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ATM: Tourism crucial for reducing Saudi Arabia’s dependence on oil revenues

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

According to the experts speaking at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019, tourism will play a major role in reducing Saudi ... Read More

Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace
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Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico's first-ever Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), announced today that 2019 Q1 lodging demand is on par ... Read More

Pittsburgh Tourism launches national marketing campaign
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Pittsburgh Tourism launches national marketing campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

VisitPITTSBURGH introduced a new national marketing campaign, Pull Up A Chair, You Are Welcomed Here, that promotes Pittsburgh as a ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism: Out with the old, in with the new
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Puerto Rico Tourism: Out with the old, in with the new

editor editor- April 25, 2019

“Since our inception last July, we hit the ground running to accelerate the tourism economy,” said Brad Dean, CEO of ... Read More

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Next stop Durban
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Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Next stop Durban

editor editor- April 16, 2019

Themed “Stimulating intra-Africa Travel through thought leadership,” the 2019 Africa Tourism Leadership Forum (ATLF) is the only Pan-African public-private tourism ... Read More

Oxford Economics: Brand USA’s marketing initiatives drove record international visitor spending
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Oxford Economics: Brand USA’s marketing initiatives drove record international visitor spending

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Today, Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, announced that a study by Oxford Economics shows Brand ... Read More

St. Kitts shines in US Roadshow 2019
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St. Kitts shines in US Roadshow 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

A signature activity in US, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority conducted its 2nd annual Destination St. Kitts & Nevis US ... Read More

WTTC Global Summit: Next stop San Juan
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WTTC Global Summit: Next stop San Juan

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, the Island’s first-ever and new Destination Marketing Organization, today announced that island will serve as the host ... Read More

Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium
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Ontario tourism sector set for Rural Tourism Symposium

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Tourism industry professionals from across Ontario will gather at Lang Pioneer Village in Keene this April for the second annual ... Read More

Maldives Tourism: Changes needed say local travel industry leaders
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Maldives Tourism: Changes needed say local travel industry leaders

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- March 27, 2019

The Corporate Maldives blog recently published an interesting analysis of how tourism leaders in the Indian Ocean Island Republic think. ... Read More

Tourisme Montréal celebrates excellence, pays tribute to Air Canada’s Calin Rovinescu
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Tourisme Montréal celebrates excellence, pays tribute to Air Canada’s Calin Rovinescu

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

Leaders from Montréal's tourism industry were honored yesterday at the Distinction Awards, an annual gala celebrating innovative business strategies. The ... Read More

Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin
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Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

ITB’s LGBT+ segment features the world’s largest exhibition of tourism products for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and diverse identities of ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism beefs up online presence
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Puerto Rico Tourism beefs up online presence

editor editor- February 28, 2019

The new DiscoverPuertoRico.com offers a rich, multimedia content experience that inspires visitors to explore the entire Island while connecting them ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association Board of Directors gets new members
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U.S. Travel Association Board of Directors gets new members

editor editor- February 27, 2019

Camille Fergusson, the executive director of the American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) has been elected to the U.S. ... Read More

U.S. Travel hires new Industry Relations VP
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U.S. Travel hires new Industry Relations VP

editor editor- February 25, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association this week announced its hiring of Angie Briggs as vice president of industry relations. Briggs comes ... Read More

Sierra Leone honors Dr. Jane Goodall, setting stage for tourism debut
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Sierra Leone honors Dr. Jane Goodall, setting stage for tourism debut

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Sierra Leone will welcome Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, anthropologist and UN Messenger of Peace), the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, ... Read More

Travel industry: Managing sustainable tourism growth in Europe
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Travel industry: Managing sustainable tourism growth in Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Delegates at the Conference on Managing Sustainable Tourism Growth in Europe, organized this week by the European Travel Commission (ETC), ... Read More

Seychelles represented at FITUR the International Tourism Trade fair in Madrid
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Seychelles represented at FITUR the International Tourism Trade fair in Madrid

editor editor- February 4, 2019

Destination Seychelles kicked off the year on a good note in Spain, as it makes its presence count at the ... Read More

Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery
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Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

The months of October to December 2018 produced arrivals of 22,178 from all source markets to Dominica, representing 35.3 % ... Read More

Cayman Islands breaking tourist records
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Cayman Islands breaking tourist records

editor editor- January 26, 2019

The Cayman Islands has maintained its market share with another year of record-breaking statistical arrivals. Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year
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Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

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