Dates To Know

Welcome to a section designed just for our Greater Fort Lauderdale hospitality partners.

2019/2020: GFLCVB Master Calendar for Trade Shows, Events & Missions (subject to change)
May - Sept: Summer Savings: 2-for-1 offers & Vacation Like a VIP 
Aug - Sept: Spa Month & Restaurant Month

Tourist Development Council (TDC) info
Marketing Advisory Committee (MAC) info

Tourist Development Council (TDC)

Mayor Dale V.C. Holness, Chair

Broward County

Dan Adkins

Big Easy Casino

Camasha Cevieux

Miramar Cultural Center

Cate Farmer

Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort

Casey Karl Koslowski

Grand Resort & Spa

Mayor Josh Levy

City of Hollywood

Ramola Motwani

Merrimac Ventures

Tim Petrillo

The Restaurant People

Mayor Kenneth Thurston

City of Lauderhill

Mayor Dean Trantalis

City of Fort Lauderdale

TDC Meetings
*Located at the CVB office unless otherwise noted:
101 NE 3rd Avenue, Suite 100, Fort Lauderdale
CLICK HERE for minutes, agendas and backup information.

Thursday, February 27, 2020
*Riverside Hotel, 620 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale

Abeona Conference Room, 8th Floor
10:00 a.m.

Thursday, May 28, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Thursday, August 20, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Thursday, November 12, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Marketing Advisory Committee (MAC)

Carmen Ackerman, Project Manager
Riverwalk A&E District

Pamela Adams, CEO
Adams Consulting Group, Inc.

Susan Aichele-Sanders, Director of Sales
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa

Steve Belleme, Business Manager   
Broward County Aviation Department 

Chris Bielski, Dir of Sales & Marketing
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa

Keith Blackburn, President/CEO
Greater Fort Lauderdale LGBT Chamber of Commerce

John Boutin, Owner
Windjammer Resort

Joellyn Fellmeth, Director of Marketing
The Mills – A Simon Group

Arianne Glassman, President
rAv Communications

Amanda Harris, Sr Director PR & Marketing
The Diplomat Beach Resort

Robert Keesler, General Manager
Gallery One - A Doubletree Suites by Hilton

Ellen Kennedy, Public Information Officer
Port Everglades Authority

Ina Lee, President
Travel Host Magazine

Kara Lundgren
CIRC Hotel

Meredith McCleary, Travel Consultant
Ebony Heritage Travel

Melissa Milroy, Marketing Director  
The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale

James Pancallo, GM
Lago Mar Beach Resort & Spa

Tim Petrillo, President
The Restaurant People

Sandra J. Rios, Director of Public Relations
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood

Bobby Rodriguez
Bobby Rodriguez Productions

Michael Solomon, President
USA Transportation Services

Elizabeth Rizzuto, Marketing Director
Xtreme Action Park

Christina Soverns Schwartzman, CBO
Sawgrass Recreation Park

Raelin Storey, Director 
City of Hollywood

Carol Tracz, Director of Sales & Marketing
Riverside Hotel 

MAC Meetings
*Located at the CVB office unless otherwise noted:
101 NE 3rd Avenue, Suite 100, Fort Lauderdale
9:30 a.m.
CLICK HERE for minutes, agendas and backup information.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 
*Riverside Hotel, 620 East Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale

9:30 a.m.

*Friday, February 28, 2020
Special Summer Programs Review

*Riverside Hotel, 620 East Las Olas Boulevard, New River A Room, Fort Lauderdale
9:30 a.m.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
9:30 a.m.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
9:30 a.m.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
9:30 a.m.