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Emil Lee Accepts Minister Position In St Maarten, Steps Down As CHTA President As Of Nov. 18
President-Elect Karolin Troubetzkoy Begins Journey as Leader for the Association
National Black Graduate Student Association Takes National Conference To Houston In 2016
The National Black Graduate Student Association (NBGSA) is ecstatic to announce Houston, Texas
RSAA Engages Lisa Simon As Interim Executive Director
The Receptive Services Association of America (RSAA) has engaged Lisa Simon to serve as its Interim Executive Director.
Emerging 100 of Atlanta Launches #Emerge Campaign To Encourage Community Action
A recent study concluded that young people without role models area 67% more likely to be unemployed, 50% more likely to abuse drugs
Converse Vice President Of Global Communications Terri Hines Joins TLF Bord Of Directors
The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF) welcomes Converse Vice President of Global Communications Terri Hines
Travel Leaders Reject Sen. Paul's Call For Visa Restrictions
U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement responding to a proposal by GOP presidential aspirant Rand Paul
South African Airways Hosts 7th Annual Africa Showcase In North America
Travel specialists welcomed more than 30 African suppliers in Los Angeles, Dallas, Boston and Toronto
Destination DC Outlines Convention Sales And Services Strategy, Outlook For Fiscal Year 2016 And Beyond
Destination DC's Convention Sales and Services team has outlined strategies to continue attracting business to Washington, DC
The Bahamas Is Open For Business As Weather Conditions Improve And Relief Efforts Are Underway...
Bahamas Tourism Communiqué: Hurricane Joaquin and The Islands Of The Bahamas
Hurricane Relief Efforts Mount For Islands Of The Bahamas
In the wake of Hurricane Joaquin, individuals and organizations are stepping forward to send much needed aid and assistance to victims of the storm.
Kansas City Breaks Tourism Records
New research reveals increases in visitors and visitor spending
Walt Disney World Swan And Dolphin Hotel Completes Swan Guest Room Redesign
The largest makeover in the history of the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is one step closer to completion.
Mike Gunn Promoted At Birmingham CVB
Certified Meeting Professional Named to Senior Level
Advancing Their Mission: 45th Annual Legislative Conference
This year's Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) examined solutions to move us closer toward the idea of liberty and justice for all Americans.
Don Peebles Calls Upon New York City Council To Investigate The Exclusion Of Minority-Owned Business In City Government Contracting
African-Americans and Hispanic-Americans collectively received an abysmal 0.9% of government contracts in fiscal year 2015
Ron Phillips To Join Carnival As SVP Of Human Resources
Ron L. Phillips named Senior Vice President of Human Resources - Office of People and Potential for Carnival Cruise Lines
The Coca-Cola Company Hosts Career And Professional Development
The Coca-Cola Company welcomed 22 students to their world headquarters in Atlanta on September 25, 2015 for a career and professional development workshop., New Travel Portal, To Be Launched At BM&T's Global Travel Pavillion
45th Annual Legislative Conference Exhibit Showcase Offers Exciting Business and Networking Opportunities
There Are Still A Few Slots Lefts To Attend An Evening With Harold Melvin's Blue Notes If You Act Quickly
Qualified meeting planners, association executives, travel agents and elected officials can still RSVP for one of the premier events taking place during the Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference
Suzette Eaddy To Retire From The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)
After 25 years of dedicated service, Suzette Eaddy, vice president, Conferences, Meetings and Events at NMSDC is set to retire on January 7, 2016.