David Whitaker moves from Choose Chicago to Greater Miami in the latest CVB people news. Plus, more appointments, the winner of Lanyard Olympics, and meet Laurel, a dog that pivoted from guiding the blind to greeting hotel guests. Catch up on people and canine news.
Las Vegas spends big and California gets $95 million in the biggest dose of pandemic recovery stimulus in this roundup of funding for cities’ and states’ tourism. Send us your news and get more money updates here.
KidsBURGH® is just one of the visitor-friendly initiatives coming out of DMOs this summer. “Steal This Idea” presents another roundup from Spokane to San Juan. Send us your news for sharing and read the latest Part I & Part II roundups here.
Norway Says Don’t Fiddle With Our Fjords, Instagram Is No Longer a Photo Sharing App & More Social Media Updates
Norway leads the charge against fake photos. Facebook and Instagram are nervous about TikTok and YouTube to the tune of $1 billion. There’s a lot of social media news, so we put it all in one place. (Did you know that Twitter is killing Fleets after just nine months? Do you even care?) More social updates here.
The latest weekly job listings from the world of DMOs, chambers, vendor partner agencies and attractions. Please share widely — let’s get tourism working again. 🙂 Just click here.