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xambassadors
Noelle Stevenson, CVB's Vice President of Film, Music, Entertainment & Creative Industries, with band, X-Ambassadors, who performed at the W Fort Lauderdale and Revolution Live in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
 

caribLights, Camera, Fashion! Greater Fort Lauderdale Hosts 2nd Annual Westfield Carib Style Week: Caribbean Designers, Chefs and Artists Heat Up the Destination for a Culminating Weekend of High Fashion Events, Culinary Delicacies and Multi-Cultural Celebrations, June 24-26, 2016 for Carib Style Week.

Godtather The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLiFF) presents a Godfather Mini Festival, a unique melding of cinema and cuisine, featuring three iconic Godfather films paired with Italian food, wine and music.  The screenings of The Godfather, The Godfather: Part II  and The Godfather: Part III will took place in July 2016 at Cinema Paradiso in Fort Lauderdale.

culture club
Noelle Stevenson, the CVB's Vice President of Film, Music, Entertainment & Creative Industries, interviews Culture Club's lead guitar play, Roy Hay. Culture Club performs at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts July 8, 2016. Click to read about the interview.
 

Graceland Season 2 Set VisitSet visit at the Broward Soundstage with cast and crew of USA Network's "Graceland" as they film season 2 of their television series in Broward County.  Pictured (from left to right): Broward County Commissioner Chip La Marca, CVB President Stacy Ritter, Graceland actor Aaron Tveit, CVB staff Pati Hachmann and VP of the Office of Film & Entertainment, Noelle P. Stevenson.  Click for more photos.

Drive Music Conference 2014Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment partners with Driven Entertainment Group to put on the 2014 Driven Music Conference. Pictured (from left to right): James Mormile (Interscope Records), Ariana Escalante (RockstarDreams.com), Cathy Jenkins (Revolution Live), Noelle P. Stevenson (Broward County Film & Entertainment Commissioner), Monica Cepero (Assistant County Administrator, Broward County), Joe Simpson (Jessica & Ashlee Simpson's Dad / Manager), Tammy Centi (Driven Music Conference Co-Founder), Dominick Centi (Driven Music Conference Co-Founder), Evan Peters (Virgin Records).  Click for more photos.

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Broward Office of Film & Entertainment partner with the 2013 International Emmy's. Pictured (from left to right): Carlos Molinet (GFLCVB Senior Vice President), J.J. Abrams, and Noelle P. Stevenson (Broward County Film & Entertainment Commissioner).  Click for more photos.
 

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival partners with the Broward Office of Film & Entertainment to host their Filmmakers Dinner at Via Luna in the Ritz-Carlton, November 2013. Pictured here is Noelle P. Stevenson, Broward County Film & Entertainment Commissioner (center), with the cast and crew from the film "Walking with the Enemy." Click for more photos.

 

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment hosts Telemundo's "Marido en Alquiler" wrap party at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa. Click for more photos.

 

Driven Music Conference 2013

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment partners with Driven Entertainment Group to put on the 2013 Driven Music Conference. Click for more photos.

 

 

Noelle P. Stevenson (Broward County Film & Entertainment Commissioner) with the Film Commissioners and State Governmental Affairs for the filming industry at the MMF Film Market event.

 

Sheriff Scott IsraelSheriff Scott Israel welcomes Telemundo to Broward County. From left to right: Osvaldo Onoz (Director of Operations for Production Telemundo), Noelle P. Stevenson (Broward County Film & Entertainment Commissioner), Sheriff Scott Israel, Broward County, Lily Hurtado (Locations Manager, Telemundo), Carolina Christ (Business Affairs, Telemundo).

 

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment hosts the NATPE 2013 event aboard the local yacht, "Wheels." Click for more photos.

 

InsideOutFilmFestGreater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment on location at the Inside Out Film Festival in Canada. Pictured (from left to right): Brad Campbell (filmmaker), Richard LeMay, Noelle P. Stevenson (Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Entertainment), Inside Out's Scott Ferguson. Click for more photos.

 

While he may have left his heart in San Francisco, Tony Bennett and Sony Music have chosen Greater Fort Lauderdale as the production setting for the iconic singer's latest Latin Duets project. Nicki E. Grossman, president of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, welcomes Mr. Bennett at The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale.

 

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment at the filmmaker event during the Tribeca Film Festival on April 26, 2012. Click for more photos.

 

 

fliffGreater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment hosts Filmmaker's Soiree during the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival Beau Bridges.  Pictured here is Noelle P. Stevenson (Broward County Film Commissioner) with Dennis Haysbert (bottom) and Wil Shriner (top) who were among those in attendance on October 23, 2011. Click for more photos.

 

 


Jack and Jill, featuring Adam Sandler and Katie Holmes, in theaters November 11, October 2011 
$242 Million Reasons Why You'll Want to Film in the Sunshine State, FilmInFlorida.com, May 12, 2010  
Florida's Entertainment Industry Incentive Bill Rolls Into the Senate, Tampa Movie Examiner, April 21, 2010  
Film Locations Trade Show is Still a Thriving Scene, Los Angeles Times, April 21, 2010