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Diamond Named W Punta de Mita AOR

Fri, Jun. 16, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Diamond PRDiamond PR has been tapped as agency of record for W Hotels’ W Punta de Mita in Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit.

Barbados Brings on DCI

Thu, Jun. 8, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Barbados Tourism Marketing Development Counsellors International has been named North American PR agency of record for Barbados' tourism development agency, Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc.

Pearl Beach Club Picks Hemsworth as AOR

Wed, Jun. 7, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Pearl Beach Club Hemsworth Communications has been named agency of record for the Pearl Beach Club, an upscale entertainment venue located in the Dominican Republic.

France DOT Finds Quinn

Mon, Jun. 5, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Atout FranceAtout France, France’s official tourism development agency, has retained Quinn for help with press and media relations strategy.

Hawkins Grabs Digital Expert from DKC

Thu, May 18, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Kristin BoehmKristin Boehm, former head of DKC’s digital practice and editor-in-chief of, signs on with Hawkins International PR as digital director.

Abelow Reps Alps Tour Operator

Wed, May 17, 2017

By Editorial Staff

AlpenwildAlpenwild, leading tour operator for walking, hiking and trekking tours in the Alps, has picked Abelow PR for representation in the U.S.

Brandman & LFB Media Group Rep Moxy Times Square

Thu, May 11, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Moxy Times SquareLightstone real estate investment company has picked Brandman Agency and LFB Media Group to get the word out on first NYC hotel venture, Moxy Times Square.

Weill Reps Denmark DOT

Fri, May 5, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Visit DenmarkVisit Denmark has retained travel shop WEILL to raise public awareness of direct flights now running between San Francisco and Copenhagen.

MMGY Moves into New NYC Digs

Tue, May 2, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

MMGYTravel, hospitality and entertainment marketing agency MMGY Global has opened a new flagship office in midtown Manhattan.

rbb Grows Team

Fri, Apr. 21, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Dana RozanskyDana Rozansky has been tapped as account director for rbb Communications’ national and regional hospitality and lifestyle clients.

PR is Good Field for Women Biz Owners

Thu, Apr. 20, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Lou Rena HammondIn a piece on, independent PR agency owner Lou Hammond says PR is a good field for women who want to own their own businesses, despite the fact that “the big agencies are all run by men.” (2 reader comments)

J PR Adds Dietz to Team

Thu, Apr. 20, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Tom DietzHospitality & travel PR shop J Public Relations names Tom Dietz account director of nine properties for The Ritz-Carlton and Palms Casino Resort & Spa.

Laura Davidson Reps Royal Isabela Resort

Fri, Mar. 31, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Royal Isabela ResortNew York-based Laura Davidson PR has been named agency of record for the boutique oceanfront hotel and golf destination along Puerto Rico’s rugged northwest coast.

International SOS Drafts D&D as AOR

Wed, Mar. 29, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

SOS D&DPR has been named agency of record for medical and travel security services company International SOS.

State EDO Names NJF AOR

Thu, Mar. 23, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Rhode Island Commerce CorporationThe Rhode Island Commerce Corporation has named travel and tourism shop NJF its agency of record.

The Dana Agency Strolls Down Espaņola Way

Mon, Mar. 20, 2017

By Editorial Staff

El Paseo Hotel on Espanola WayThe Dana Agency has been named agency of record for Miami Beach’s historic Española Way and El Paseo Hotel located on the pedestrian-only promenade.

Cheryl Andrews Reps Cayo Espanto

Mon, Mar. 20, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Cayo EspantoTravel PR specialist Cheryl Andrews Marketing Communications has been named the agency of record for Cayo Espanto, a luxury private-island retreat just off the coast of Belize.

Egencia Books Crafted Communications

Wed, Mar. 15, 2017

By Editorial Staff

EgenciaBusiness travel management company Egencia, part of Expedia, Inc., has picked Crafted Communications as agency of record.

C&R Comms. Strengthens Team

Mon, Mar. 13, 2017

By Editorial Staff

C&R CommunicationsHotel, resort, real estate and golf PR specialist C&R Communications has added Ali Ostridge as account director and Kelsey Harrington as senior account executive.

Turner Expands to Miami

Thu, Mar. 9, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

TurnerBoutique travel PR firm Turner announced the opening of a new office in Miami.