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Donation helps establish new tourism-related scholarship

Donation helps establish new tourism-related scholarship During the Academy of Hospitality and Tourism’s (AOHT) 2021 South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year Luncheon held at the Hyatt Regency Miami on Sept. 30, former Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau president and CEO Bill Talbert made a generous $10,000 donation, matched by a $10,000 donation from…

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E-Newsletter September

Dear GMBHA Members & Partners, We hope your Labor Day weekend was enjoyable. Last week we celebrated Rocco Angelo, Associate Dean, Alumni Relations, E.M. Statler Professor, FIU Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Mgmt., 90th Birthday at the beautiful Biltmore Hotel! In honor of Rocco and his passion for alumni and the Chaplin School community,…

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Miami Beach Convention Center Promotes Jac White as Director of Public Safety

MIAMI BEACH CONVENTION CENTER PROMOTES JAC WHITE AS DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC SAFETY MIAMI BEACH, FL – (July 28, 2021) – The Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC), a Spectra-managed venue, is proud to announce the promotion of Jac White to the new Director of Public Safety for the re-imagined, renovated, and expanded venue.   White is…

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GMCVB appoints new President & CEO

Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau Appoints New President & CEO    Tourism Industry Veteran, David Whitaker, Returning Home to Miami The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) announced today that David Whitaker has been appointed the next President & CEO of the destination marketing organization (DMO) for Greater Miami and Miami Beach. The…

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E-Newsletter June 2021

Dear GMBHA Members & Partners,   WOW! What fun our team, event partners and I had in planning our 1st in-person event on June 10th at JW Marriott Miami. Thank you to all of our members and guests for joining us for The GMBHA’s First Annual Hospitality and Tourism Leader of the Year event honoring…

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Miami Beach Welcomes Visitors on Memorial Day Weekend

Miami Beach Welcomes Visitors on Memorial Day Weekend   Link: http://www.miamibeachfl.gov/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Miami-Beach-Welcomes-Visitors-on-Memorial-Day-Weekend-2021.pdf FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 18, 2021   Miami Beach Welcomes Visitors on Memorial Day Weekend – The Hyundai Air & Sea Show Returns –   Miami Beach, FL – Memorial Day weekend jets into Miami Beach this year with the return of the Hyundai…

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E-Newsletter: April 2021

We hope this email finds you, your family and employees well. We are grateful that Mayor Daniella Levine Cava has lifted the curfew and also updated our guidelines to include wearing masks, social distancing and washing our hands. Our hotels across Miami Dade are busy and every day our conversations with our allied and allied upgrade members are very positive. Last week, there were uplifting advocacy efforts to open up the cruise industry.. Miami continues to be the envy of everyone!

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E-Newsletter: May 2021

Can you believe it is already May!? My team and I are delighted to share with you that we are vaccinated and attended the spectacular GMCVB’s State of the Tourism and Hospitality Industry Breakfast event last week at the Miami Beach Convention Center

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