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Industry Briefs

Bahamas Launches Junkanoo Carnival
A Bahamian breeze warmed Manhattan as Valery Brown Alce, senior director of Global Marketing, Edward Archer, general manager of the Bahamas Tourist Office
Portland Gets Top Exhibit Award At Emerge Conference In Birmingham, Alabama
Pictured here is Mr. Hospitality Roy Jay along with representatives from Portland area hotels, the convention center and Travel Portland.
Disneyland Resort Adds Dazzling, New Nightime Spectaculars For Its Diamond Celebration, Beginning May 22
Nighttime Celebration Like None Before Will Light up the Resort with a Glittering Parade, Street-to-Sky Fireworks Show and a Fun-filled 'World of Color'
Toronto Reaches New Record In Meeting Industry
Toronto's convention sector reached new heights in 2014 by booking a record number of future hotel room nights for conventions and meetings, Tourism Toronto announced recently.
San Diego's Waterfront Gets A Makeover With A New Embarcadero
Visitors to downtown San Diego's bustling bayside will find a new, more pedestrian-friendly Embarcadero
The City Of Miami Gardens Mayor Oliver Gilbert Announces The 2nd Annual Heritage Bowl
Miami Gardens, FL will host The 2nd Annual Heritage Bowl Competition on the Campus of Florida Memorial University
Puerto Vallarta Receives Tourism Excellence Award At FITUR
Innovating Destination Plan Developed by Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board, CVB and State of Jalisco Recognized for its Work
National Association Of African-American Owned Media Files $10 Billion Lawsuit Against AT&T And DirecTV
100% African American Owned Media Shut Out By AT&T and DirecTV
Sigma Gamma Rho Making A Splash AT Golden Goggles
Strengthening Its Partnership With USA Swimming
Anne Hamilton Honored As PCMA 2015 Professional Achievement Honoree
Anne Hamilton, vice president, resort sales and services for Disney Destinations, has been named a 2015 Professional Achievement Honoree