Magazine Online    The Authority On African-American Conventions, Incentives, & Leisure Travel
April/May 2009
This is the April/May 2009 issues of Black Meetings & Tourism Online Edition
Featured Stories
The African-American Guide to Meetings, Incentives, & Traveling in the South
The South is turning on the charm, ramping up the fun, spotlighting the region's rich African-American heritage and moving toward a greener hospitality industry
BM&T's Island Guide
Exotic, romantic, relaxing, charming - I don't know about you but after a winter of snow and ice it's time for the warm weather and gentle breezes of my favorite island paradise
Risking Your Job or Losing Your Soul?
Former presidential candidate, now Secretary of State Hillary Clinton threw down the gauntlet for future generations of women in one of the most transcendent moments of political theater in this nation's history
Who Will Be the Next Black CVB President/CEO?
Each year we take a close look at convention & visitors bureau across the nation in our continuing effort to document the rate of progress that African-Americans are making in the hospitality/travel industry
Beachfront Resorts Make for Memorable Moments
Many Americans are currently experiencing a drought in their finances due to the economic recession that is underway. Leisure travel to some Caribbean and American beachfront resorts is decreasing each year
Texas Gold Special
Try Texas, again! That's the word to meeting planners, from Convention and Visitors' Bureaus across the Lone Star state