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Category: Hospitality & Tourism

NYC to Launch $30 Million Tourism Marketing Campaign in June

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a $30 million tourism marketing blitz to start in June, the city’s largest-ever campaign to recharge a moribund industry that at one time employed 400,000 workers and injected $70 billion into the local economy. Click here to read the story at

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Visit Myrtle Beach Launches New Brand and Marketing Campaign

After more than a decade, Visit Myrtle Beach is rebranding the popular East Coast destination as “The Beach” and launching a corresponding marketing campaign, “You Belong At The Beach,” just in time for summer and as COVID-19 restrictions begin to loosen. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: What

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Cheez-It offering ‘Spring Break-In-A-Box’ experience with hot tub, DJ

With many Americans avoiding spring break travel because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Cheez-It wants to deliver a spring break experience directly to someone’s door for a new promotion. Earlier this week, Cheez-It launched its “Cheez-It Grooves Spring Break-In-A-Box” sweepstakes, which promises to deliver “all the benefits a spring break vacation provides” to the winner. Click here to

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Visit Orlando unveils $2.2 million tourism marketing campaign

Visit Orlando has unveiled a $2.2 million marketing campaign called, “The Wonder Remains.” Instead of targeting visitors worldwide, the campaign is aimed at the southeastern United States, specifically states within driving distance of Florida. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: Who is Visit Orlando? Why is

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