FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MIAMI, January 23, 2018 – As the official Destination Sales & Marketing Organization for Greater Miami and the Beaches, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau has unveiled three editions of its artful in-room and by-request publication that showcases Greater Miami and the Beaches’ ever-expanding and constantly evolving offer of one-of-a-kind attractions, world-class dining, and incomparable entertainment that lure more than 40 million travelers every year. The 2018 Vacation Planner/Visitors Guide and Travel Planner, produced in partnership with HCP Media, a division of McClatchy, comprises Miami’s most definitive and comprehensive guide to the best of Greater Miami and the Beaches.

“Our efforts are paying off,” says William D. Talbert, III, CDME, President and CEO of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau. “Greater Miami’s tourism continues to expand and grow more diverse as visitors from around the world discover all our destination has to offer, thanks to this award-winning guide. From global dining experiences to an incomparable art scene; the natural beauty of year-round perfect weather and so many unique neighborhoods, Greater Miami and the Beaches truly has it all.”

“We had a great response with our added emphasis on neighborhoods last year,” states Marisa Beazel, President & Publisher of HCP Media. “We have added even more neighborhoods in this edition and have combined this approach with a sleeker and more modern design that will set the tone for all of our GMCVB products in 2018.”

The new 2018 Vacation Planner/Visitors Guide and Travel Planner include new neighborhoods such as North Miami Area and Upper East Side, each featuring distinctive attractions, dining and entertainment options, while still maintaining its user-friendly informative sections about Greater Miami’s best events, tours, sports, beaches, water sports and all Greater Miami has to offer visitors. This guide is the most comprehensive resource for travelers who are hoping to make the best of their visit to Greater Miami and the Beaches.

About The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is an independent accredited not-for-profit sales and marketing organization whose mission is to attract visitors to Greater Miami and the Beaches for leisure, business and conventions. For a vacation guide visit our website at www.MiamiandBeaches.com or call 1-888-76-Miami (US/Canada only) or 305-447-7777. To reach the GMCVB offices dial 305-539-3000. Meeting planners may call 1-800-933-8448 (US/Canada only) or 305-539-3071 or visit www.MiamiMeetings.com. To get further engaged with Miami and the Beaches, join the conversation by following us on our social media channels at Facebook.com/visitmiami, Twitter.com/miamiandbeaches, Instagram.com/miamiandbeaches and Pinterest.com/miamiandbeaches.

About HCP Media
As communication experts, HCP Media, a division of McClatchy, creates innovative, market-leading, cross-platform solutions that stay ahead of consumers’ evolving media habits. A custom publishing and promotion company, HCP offers a wide variety of engaging print publications, developing and producing over 100 custom publications for hotels, airlines and other clients. The company’s reach extends beyond the travel niche and into the global luxury market, including en-suite cruise line publications and luxury lifestyle magazines. Additional custom products include multilingual destination guides, in-room hotel books, in-flight magazines, travel videos and websites, as well as accompanying sales, marketing and promotional programs. The company also produces commemorative coffee-table books, healthcare publications, program guides and other customized publications.

Beyond the written word, HCP’s top-tier marketing and branding products include custom event marketing, strategic social media and blog content, marketing publications, and materials for national and global companies targeting affluent, sophisticated consumers. Together, these turnkey, top-quality print and digital marketing solutions reach more than 80 million active travelers annually and 5 million unique monthly visitors on its combined websites. In addition, HCP’s work has been recognized with more than 280 prestigious awards for editorial, photography and design.

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Media Contact:
Ingrid Martinez
HCP Media
305-376-2021 – [email protected]