Industry Announcements

Military Museum of North Florida will host the annual Northeast Florida Regional Armed Forces Day Celebration

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Industry Announcements | Comments Off on Military Museum of North Florida will host the annual Northeast Florida Regional Armed Forces Day Celebration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: On May 20 the Military Museum of  North Florida will host the annual Northeast Florida Regional Armed Forces Day Celebration. It will be held at the Military Museum in Reynolds Ind. Park, 1 Bunker Ave., Green Cove Springs Fl 32043. The event will include, parachutists, flyin by a Stearman  biplane, war re enactors, classic car show, military vehicle show and a Military flea market. Food   and drinks available. Admission and parking:...

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Collier County Welcomes New Deputy Director for Tourism/Sports Marketing

Posted by on May 1, 2017 in Industry Announcements | Comments Off on Collier County Welcomes New Deputy Director for Tourism/Sports Marketing

Naples, Fla. (May 1, 2017) – Ed Caum has joined the Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention and Visitors Bureau – Collier County’s department of tourism – as the new Deputy Director for Tourism/Sports Marketing. He previously served as Tourism Manager for Pasco County, where he oversaw day-to-day operations and spearheaded a 30% growth in tourism tax collection, plus major developments in sports events and infrastructure. After retiring from 15 years of service with the U.S. Army as a public communications professional, he worked in a variety of non-profit and government positions. With...

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Heather Ruiz promoted to Director of Marketing at Destin Commons

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Industry Announcements | Comments Off on Heather Ruiz promoted to Director of Marketing at Destin Commons

Destin, FL (April 24, 2017) – Destin Commons recently announced the promotion of Heather Ruiz from Marketing Manager to Director of Marketing. “This is yet another well-deserved promotion for Heather,” commented general manager Bob Perry. “She has been with us for four years and has been instrumental in taking many of our marketing efforts to new levels of success.” In 2016, Ruiz was the winner of the ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers) Foundation’s John T. Riordan Professional Education Development Scholarship and has now completed both Marketing I and Marketing II...

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GameTime partners up with Tampa Bay Rays, new arcade in Tropicana Field

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Industry Announcements | Comments Off on GameTime partners up with Tampa Bay Rays, new arcade in Tropicana Field

Tampa, FL, April 17th, 2017 – GameTime announced a unique collaboration with the Tampa Bay Rays, they have provided the new GameTime at Grand Slam Alley, a family entertainment area at Tropicana field with the latest interactive video arcade games. This enhanced arcade experience made a debut during the Kids Pep Rally on April 1st and Opening Day on April 2nd when the Tampa Bay Rays took on the New York Yankees. “GameTime’s partnership has allowed us to enhance the game day experience for Rays fans at Tropicana Field,” said Rays Vice President Josh Bullock. “We are always...

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Harry Potter actor in St. Augustine May 13 for appearance at debut event

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Industry Announcements | Comments Off on Harry Potter actor in St. Augustine May 13 for appearance at debut event

St. Augustine, FL – In 2017, Romanza announces the Harry Potter Event on May 13 as a headliner for the Romanza Festivale of the Arts, a celebration of art and music in America’s Most Romantic City, featuring more than 100 events and exhibits by dozens of organizations from May 5 through May 14. The Harry Potter Event takes place from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 13 at Francis Field, 29 W. Castillo Drive, downtown St. Augustine. Meet Chris Rankin, an actor who played Percy Weasley in the Harry Potter Films (read an interview with Rankin below). Take a walk down St....

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SeaWorld Orlando is Ready to Rush the Rapids with Infinity Falls

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Industry Announcements | Comments Off on SeaWorld Orlando is Ready to Rush the Rapids with Infinity Falls

ORLANDO, Fla. (April 13, 2017) –SeaWorld Orlando announces its latest world-class attraction, Infinity Falls, to debut summer 2018. Thrilling rapids will roar through the brand new rainforest river experience, while adventure-seeking guests plunge down the world’s tallest river rapid drop. “We are constantly looking at new ways to amaze our guests – Infinity Falls will do that, and more,” said Jim Dean, President of SeaWorld Orlando Parks. “From the excitement of the thrilling rapids, to the unique vertical lift element, it will be an adventure that appeals to the entire family....

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