FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MIAMI, April 3, 2018 – As the official Destination Sales & Marketing Organization for Greater Miami and the Beaches, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) has unveiled its latest 2018/19 Meeting Planner. Produced in partnership with HCP Media — the official publishing partner of the GMCVB — the publication showcases Greater Miami and the Beaches’ ever-expanding and constantly evolving offerings of one-of-a-kind meeting venues, event spaces and incomparable resources that make Miami one of the top meeting destinations in the world. Featuring the brand-new Miami Beach Convention Center on its cover, showcasing Miami’s hotel and their distinct meeting spaces and a colorful new section highlighting Miami’s unique neighborhoods, the 2018/19 Meeting Planner is Miami’s most definitive guide for meeting and convention planners.

“This is a game changer,” says William D. Talbert, III, CDME, President and CEO of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau. “The Miami Beach Convention Center is scheduled for completion in September 2018 after embarking on a magnificent $620M LEED-certified transformation, which includes $7.4M of world-class art installations and six acres of green space. And that’s only half of the experience. Once your meeting in done, you get to enjoy everything that Greater Miami and the Beaches has to offer. Our 2018/19 Meeting Planner is the only guide you will need to book that perfect and unforgettable event. I could not be any prouder of this year’s edition from our publishing partners at HCP Media.”

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The redesigned edition features a more trend-forward, modern design and captivating imagery that truly sets a new standard for meeting planner-style publications while maintaining the informative and user-friendly layout planners enjoy and highlighting Miami’s best dining, shopping, events, tours, sports and beaches.

“This new edition raises the bar for meeting planners,” states Marisa Beazel, President & Publisher of HCP Media. “We are pleased to continue our relationship with the GMCVB and promote Miami in a way that appeals to decision makers around the globe and shows them that they have more reasons than ever to bring their meetings and conventions here.”

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]