Miami Delegation at Bethlehem Project Press Conference

Ali Noorani, Executive Director, National Immigration Forum, Wendy, Marizza Contreras, Spa Director The Betsy South Beach, Deborah Briggs, VP for Mktg and Philanthropy, The Betsy South Beach and Nourbese Joseph, Director of Human Resources, Trump International Beach Resort

Ali Noorani, Executive Director, National Immigration Forum, Wendy Kallergis, President & CEO, GMBHA, Marizza Contreras, Spa Director The Betsy South Beach, Deborah Briggs, VP for Marketing and Philanthropy, The Betsy South Beach and Nourbese Joseph, Director of Human Resources, Trump International Beach Resort

We made great strides this week with our hotel partners on Capitol Hill celebrating National Immigration Day. We met with Congresswoman Ileana Ros Lehtinen, and representatives from Honorable Mario Diaz-Balart’s and Congresswoman’s Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s office to discuss our partnership with The Bethlehem Project, a project of the National Immigration Forum helping our employees gain citizenship.

Click here to read more about the Bethlehem Project.

46th Annual Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism

Bill Talbert and I had the opportunity to catch up with our friend Roger Dow, President & CEO, US Travel Association

Bill Talbert and Wendy Kallergis had the opportunity to catch up with Roger Dow, President & CEO, US Travel Association

Over 700 hospitality professionals were present in Orlando, FL to listen to Jonathan Tisch, Chairman of Loews Hotels, Co-Chairman of the Board and Member of the Office of the President of Loews Corporation, speak at VISITFLORIDA’s 46th Annual Governor’s Conference.