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Tue., Nov. 11, 2014
Mack Takes Percepture President Post
By Kevin McCauley
rene mackRene Mack, the 18-year veteran of Weber Shandwick's global travel & lifestyle practice, recently left the Interpublic unit to take the president post at Percepture,
Category: Travel PR
Wed., Nov. 5, 2014
DCI Discloses $400K in Chile Fees/Outlays
By Kevin McCauley
chileDevelopment Counsellors has disclosed $400K in professional fees/expenses for its two-year Chile tourism campaign that kicked off May 1.
Category: Travel PR
Fri., Oct. 31, 2014
Turkish Air Seeks PR Pilot
By Kevin McCauley
turkishTurkish Air, which flies to Boston, New York, D.C. Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles and San Francisco (coming on line in April) US gateway cities, is looking for a PR partner to generate awareness.
Category: Travel PR
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014
Fahlgren Saddles Up The Cowboy State
By Greg Hazley
wyomingWyoming's Office of Tourism has put Columbus, Ohio-based Fahlgren Mortine in the PR saddle.
Category: Travel PR
Fri., Oct. 10, 2014
Maine Reviews Tourism PR
By Greg Hazley
maineThe Pine Tree State kicked off a review of its tourism PR account on Oct.  2, putting the mid-six-figure account in play for the second time in two years.
Category: Travel PR
Tue., Sep. 30, 2014
Cunard's PR Sails to MGA Media
By Kevin McCauley
cunardCunard Line has given North American PR duties to MGA Media, which was founded by Maria Grazia Andriano. Golin is the incumbent.
Category: Travel PR
Wed., Sep. 17, 2014
Tourbar Looks for PR Partner
By Kevin McCauley
tourbarUK-based Tourbar, the social networking services for travelers, is looking for a PR firm.
Category: Travel PR
Tue., Aug. 26, 2014
Hillman Aids AC Amid Casino Closings
By Greg Hazley
atlantic cityBaltimore-based Hillman Communications is helping the destination marketing organization Atlantic City Alliance respond to a spate of bad PR connected to the closings of three casinos in the New Jersey seaside resort town.
Category: Travel PR
Fri., Jul. 11, 2014
Hammond Adds Duo, Names CEO
By Greg Hazley
hammondNew York-based travel and luxury PR specialist Lou Hammond & Associates has added two VPs amid a handful of client wins and the elevation of a trio of longtime execs to upper management.
Category: Travel PR
Tue., Jul. 1, 2014
Western NY Eyes Unified Tourism Brand
By Greg Hazley
niagaraA consortium of eight counties in western New York State, including tourism-reliant Niagara, is looking to hire an agency to develop a destination marketing and branding study to help "unite" its tourism pitch.
Category: Travel PR
Fri., Jun. 6, 2014
FH Pro Checks into Hotel & Lodging Assn
By Kevin McCauley
rosanna maiettaRosanna Maietta, a nine-year veteran of FleishmanHillard, is now senior VP/development head of PR & communications at American Hotel & Lodging Assocation.
Category: Travel PR
Tue., May 20, 2014
APCO Maps PR for Albania After Competition
By Greg Hazley

albaniaAPCO Worldwide and its StrawberryFrog ad unit have won a unique competitive pitch to guide travel PR and marketing for Albania, the Southeastern European country on the eastern shores of the Adriatic Sea.

Category: Travel PR
Fri., May 16, 2014
Eastern Air Lines Books PR for Return
By Greg Hazley
easternEastern Air Lines Group has booked Trimention Global Communications as AOR as it plans to bring back the defunct Miami-based carrier.
Category: Travel PR
Thu., May 15, 2014
WA Slates PR Push to Help Mudslide Towns
By Greg Hazley
osoWashington State has awarded a $150K tourism PR pact to benefit communities hit by a deadly March mudslide that captivated the country.
Category: Travel PR
Tue., Apr. 22, 2014
DCI Bags Chile Tourism
By Kevin McCauley
chileDevelopment Counsellors International is the new agency of record for Chile Tourism for here and Canada with a $615K two-year contract
Category: Travel PR
Fri., Mar. 28, 2014
Hammond Defends Virginia Tourism
By Greg Hazley

virginiaLou Hammond & Associates has defended Virginia's six-figure tourism PR account, following a review kicked off at the end of last year.

Category: Travel PR
Tue., Feb. 25, 2014
Quinn, Weber Shandwick Share Top PR Adrian Award
By Greg Hazley
hsmaiQuinn + Company with client Waldorf Astoria New York and Weber Shandwick working with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. shared "Best in Show" honors for PR last night at the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International's annual Adrian Awards.
Category: Travel PR
Thu., Feb. 20, 2014
Cheryl Andrews Does EcoDev for Montserrat
By Kevin McCauley
montserratMontserrat, the British territory in the Caribbean, has hired Cheryl Andrews Marketing for PR and economic development.
Category: Travel PR
Tue., Feb. 18, 2014
Diamond Buffs Curacao
By Kevin McCauley
curacaoThe Curacao Tourist Board has awarded its PR duties to Diamond Public Relations following a competitive pitch.
Category: Travel PR
Wed., Feb. 12, 2014
NJF PR Adds NY Palace
By Greg Hazley
palaceNancy J. Friedman PR has booked The New York Palace hotel, following a $140M redesign of the historic property.
Category: Travel PR
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