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Carol Wallace To Serve As IAVM's Temporary Executive Administrator
The International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) Executive Committee has named Carol Wallace as IAVM's temporary Executive Administrator.
Visit KC Announces Nine New Convention Groups For Global Meetings Industry Day
Tourism Leaders, Meeting Planners From Across North America Meet in KC
First US Cruise Ship In Over 50 Years Sails Into Havana
A US cruise ship has docked in the Cuban capital, Havana, after sailing from Florida - the first such crossing in more than 50 years.
Cincinnati CVB Customer Showcase Expo Ecourages Meeting Planners To "Meet Local"
The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau held a Customer Showcase Expo in Sharonville, Ohio, on April 13
Weber Shandwick And The Lagrant Foundation Host Private Dinner For Women Of Color In The Communications Industry
(Front row, L-R) Michelle Giuda, senior vice president of global corporate communications at Weber Shandwick, Vivian Schiller
Greater Miami Celebrates Global Meetings Industry Day
To celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day, Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) President and CEO William Talbert
OneUnited Launches "Bank For The Future" Expansion Strategy
Reconfiguration of Branches Ushers in the Future Technological Expansion for the Largest Black-Owned Bank in America #BFF
University Of Southern California Black Alumni Association Honors Julia Wilson As A Pioneer In Global Marketing & PR
Julia Wilson Receives 2016 Outstanding Alumna Award From the USC Black Alumni Association at Star-Studded Event in Marina Del Rey
IITA Names Lisa Simon Executive Director
The International Inbound Travel Association has extended Lisa Simon's contract naming her Executive Director.
Puerto Rico's Groups And Convention Celebrate Successful Winter Season
Recent High-Profile Meetings Include International Dairy Queen and UBM Aviation Routes
USBC's Upcoming Conference Set For May 17-20
Attend the nation's highly anticipated business conference for Black Entrepreneurs, Business Executives
Thy Will Be Done... On Earth As It Is In Heaven
Wife, Business Partner, Friend of Business Entrepreneur Roy Jay Surrenders to Cancer
Author Velton Showell Joins Total Management Company
Velton Joins Elite Group of Leading Speakers
MCCSNS Inaugural Luncheon Honors Six Outstanding Women In San Diego's Hospitality And Tourism Market
More than 200 people attended the Multi-Cultural Convention Services Network's (MCCSN's) first inaugural Women Visionaries Luncheon celebrating
Events DC Reveals RFK Stadium-Armory Campus Masterplan Concepts
Draft Designs Highlight Short and Long-Term Programming Elements to Renew the Historic 190-Acre Site Campus
Shreveport-Bossier Launches Mardi Gras-Themed Promotion To Attract New Conventions
Meeting planners can receive a carnival reception complete with an authentic Mardi Gras float and other incentives when they book conventions by March 31, 2017
U.S. Conference Of Mayors President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Commends Transportation Sec. Foxx's Connecting People To Opportunities
U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake issued
Aquarium Of The Pacific Unveils The Design Of Its New Architectural Centerpiece, Pacific Visions
The Aquarium of the Pacific, one of the nation's largest and most-visited aquariums, recently unveiled the design of its new Pacific Visions wing
Jamaica's Tourism Minister Pushes For Partnership With Cuba
Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett does not believe the changing tide in relations between the United States of America and Cuba threatens Jamaica’s tourism market.
Business & Meetings Are Good in Plano
Plano is the ultimate host to companies headquartered there and for corporate meetings associated with these companies.