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Industry Briefs

Delta Airlines Increases Planned St. Croix Service
St. Croix's economy will receive a greater boost now that the new Delta Air Lines service between Atlanta and St. Croix will run longer than originally planned.
Marketing Communications' First Minority-Owned Holding Company Created To Transform The Industry
Industry trailblazers, Al Garcia-Serra, chairman/co-founder, MGCCOMM; Ahmad Islam, co-founder/managing partner, commonground; Manuel E. Machado, ceo/co-founder, MGSCOMM; Manny Vidal, president/CEO
Phoenix Makes Strong Case To Host 2016 Democratic National Convention
Phoenix, which in February will host the Super Bowl for the third time, is a city with a reputation for attracting and accommodating mega events.
New Director Of Global Sales For The Montego Bay Convention Centre
" Sandra Daley Francois brings over twenty years of distinguished experience in management positions in Convention Sales/Services
Philadelphia Convention And Visitors Bureau Renews Destination Marketing Accreditation
The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau ( PHL CVB) announced recently that it has received accreditation renewal from the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP).
Groundbreaking Ceremony Launches Construction Of $500-Million Terminal 1 Modernization Program At LAX
The Mayor of the City of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti Throws Ceremonial Earth to Commence Terminal 1 Construction, with Anticipated Completion in 2018
Thurgoog Marshall College Fund Sponsors Florida HBCU Event
In an effort to further its mission of supporting Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
Charles Jeffers Appointed DMAI COO
Charles Jeffers II has been named Chief Operating Officer of Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI) effective November 1, 2014.
ATA President's Classic Tournament, November 14-16, 2014, Ponce, Puerto Rico
Join the American Tennis Association for the newest sanctioned ATA tournament in Ponce Puerto Rico, November 14-16 at the beautiful Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort.
Atlantic City Alliance Hosts National Association Of Black Journalists
On Friday, October 3, 2014, the Atlantic City Alliance hosted an event for the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) at the African American Heritage Museum