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What’s Happening in Travel & Tourism
 
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WHAT'S HAPPENING
 
   
Message From the President & CEO  
   
As we now turn the corner and focus on the remaining five months of the year, we continue to monitor key hotel performance indicators (a critical barometer of our visitor industry’s overall status).

As illustrated in the charts below, Hotel Demand (rooms sold) remains at or slightly above the high-water mark of 2019.  That said, we’re no longer pacing significantly ahead. It appears, as one can see in the second chart, that we have leveled off a bit. 

 
 
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GMCVB NEWS
 
 
GMCVB NEWS
 
 
Convention Sales Announces NOBCO 2023
 
Convention Sales is in Denver through July 23 for the National Association of Counties Annual Conference, where Greater Miami and Miami Beach will be announced as site of the June 2023 National Organization of Black County Officials (NOBCO) Annual Economic Development Conference.
 
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August is a Big Temptation
 
Mark your calendars -- for visitors and residents alike, if you enjoy luxurious pampering and delicious food, spoil yourself during the GMCVB’s Miami Spa Months (July & August) and treat yourself during Miami Spice (August & September).
 
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Greater Miami Showcased at ULTRA Luxury Travel Summit
 
Travel Industry Sales showcases Greater Miami’s expansive luxury offerings during the 2022 ULTRA Luxury Travel Summit July 24-26 at the Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa.
 
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Communications Assists Good Morning America (GMA)
 
Good Morning America (GMA) films live from the Loews Miami Beach Hotel July 27 for a culinary segment showcasing local small business restaurants in a “best burger” competition.
 
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Motley Receives Prestigious Apex Award
 
Congratulations to Carol Motley, SVP Convention Sales and recipient of Black Meetings & Tourism’s Apex Award. 
 
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Partnership Networking Reception Next Week
 
Join us for our next GMCVB in-person networking event at the Serena Hotel Aventura July 27 from 5-7 pm. Great networking, light fare, door prizes and free for GMCVB partners. To register click below.
 
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AOBM Podcast with Jenny Perez
 
Tune into the GMCVB's Art of Black Miami (AOBM) Podcast featuring Jenny Perez, a culturally influenced visual artist based in Miami. Perez creates projects for wide audiences – from massive murals, to mixed media series, prints and private collections around the world.
 
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Welcome Back Florida International Medical Expo
 
Convention Services welcomes back FIME, Americas’ leading medical trade fair, to the Miami Beach Convention Center July 27-29. The premier healthcare exhibition features the latest in medical technology and equipment, 700+ exhibitors, an Innovation Hub, Healthcare Transformation Zone and much more. 
 
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INDUSTRY nEWS
 
 
INDUSTRY NEWS
 
 
Greater Miami and Miami Beach in The News
 
ICYMI – make sure to read how our destination’s positive storytelling is making waves across the country.
 
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The Future of Travel is Inclusive
 
Did you know that people with disabilities constitute an emerging market the size of China plus the European Union with an estimated 1.85 billion people and $1.9 trillion in annual disposable income? 
 
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MIA Paves the Way
 
Paving the way for additional growth in coming years, Miami International Airport passengers will soon board their flights with the touchless click of a camera.
 
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Miami-Dade Launches Black Business Month Campaign
 
Miami-Dade County is launching ‘Support BOB 305’ promoting National Black Business Month. 
 
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West Grove Designated ‘Little Bahamas’
 
A strip of Miami’s oldest neighborhood has been formally designated Little Bahamas of Coconut Grove, a recognition of the Black enclave settled by Bahamians in the 19th century before Miami was incorporated as a city.
 
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Emerging Leaders: Love and Thunder
 
Join the Miami Emerging Arts Leaders July 27 at 2 pm for a virtual networking session featuring opening remarks from Miami-Dade Department of Cultural Affairs Director Michael Spring.
 
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