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Organizer Plans Upgrades to Fort Lauderdale Boat Showshow

Informa Exhibitions, which manages and produces the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, said it is making infrastructure improvements to marketing, digital software and lodging to support year-round interactions between consumers and exhibitors. “The investments Informa Exhibitions is making in infrastructure, technology and the consumer experience will enhance the show’s appeal to exhibitors, attendees and sponsors,”…
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Welcome to MyFTLB

The Fort Lauderdale destination gained another great group of hospitality professionals in the closing weeks of 2016. We know they look forward to meeting you, and from all of us, to all of them, welcome to Fort Lauderdale Beach. The Board of Directors of Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is pleased to announce that it has…
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A “Waterful” Way to Discover Fort Lauderdale’s History

Water Taxi, in partnership with The Historic Stranahan House, Bonnet House Museum and the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society, have launched The District’s Heritage Tours through September 30, 2016. A “Waterful” Way to Discover Fort Lauderdale’s History, the District’s Heritage Tours family include the visitor’s choice of two out of three heritage sites plus an all-day…
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THE GALLERIA AT FORT LAUDERDALE DONATES $25,000 TO FIVE LOCAL CHARITIES

The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale, recognized as one of South Florida's premier shopping destinations for its sophisticated level of merchandising and ambiance, awarded $25,000 to Bryant Peney Scholarship Foundation, HANDY, Heart Gallery of Broward County, Henderson Behavioral Health and Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida. This contribution was a result of an exclusive parking arrangement with…
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Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Names Jessica Quiroz Property DSM

Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach today announced the promotion of Jessica Quiroz to director of sales and marketing. In her new role, Quiroz is now responsible for the successful execution of the hotel's sales and marketing strategy for all revenue generating areas, as well as overseeing the property's advertising, public relations, social media and direct sales…
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Hilton Welcomes Stephen Jackson & Chef Andrew Morrison

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort and Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort welcome Stephen Jackson as the hotels as complex director of catering and conference services. In his role, Jackson will oversee all catering and conference sales operations and services for the award-winning, 25-story, all-suite flagship property and resort, as well as its sister property, the adjacent…
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Call to Artists Open for Bonnet House Annual Fundraiser “Making New Impressions”

Bonnet House Museum & Gardens has selected a juror and opened the Call for Entries for its 16th Annual Juried Art Exhibit and Fundraiser scheduled for Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 6:00p.m. Bonnet House is honored to welcome Mariavelia Savino as the exhibit’s juror. Ms. Savino is President of Golding & Savino Inc., and Owner/Director…
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North Beach Village Resort Hosts Grand Opening Of North Beach Village Design Featuring Exhibit By Ftlauderdalesun

Local art is about to take center stage in North Beach Village when North Beach Village Resort (NBVR), famous for its eclectic collection of mid-century modern boutique hotels, opens the doors to its new gallery. North Beach Village Design, located at 600 Breakers Ave., just steps away from Fort Lauderdale Beach, will open on Friday,…
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Marriott AC Hotel comes to Ft. Lauderdale

Ever since Marriott International Inc. debuted its first Florida AC Hotel in Miami Beach, plans for more locations have quickly entered South Florida's booming development pipeline. The brand, which caters to business travelers, is snatching up space in valuable tourist spots and corporate neighborhoods across the tri-county area. A group of Miami developers filed for…
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Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach Receives Successful Meetings Magazine’s 2015 Pinnacle Award Of Excellence

Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach today announced that it has received the 2015 Pinnacle Award of Excellence, presented by Successful Meetings Magazine. With this honor, the property joins a distinguished group of top hotels and resorts in the corporate meetings and conventions market. In the first year since officially rebranding under the Sonesta name, the 240-room…
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Fort Lauderdale Rolls Out September Savings

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau is enticing travelers to visit this September with an array of attractive promotions, including See You in September, a program that offers visitors who book two nights at select hotels a third night free from Sept. 1 to Oct. 12. The CVB’s Dine Out promotion, which features…
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Friday Night Sound Waves

Click HERE to view details on the 2017 Live Music Series The Beach Business Improvement District, is pleased to launch its new Live Music Series, Friday Night Sound Waves, featuring some of South Florida’s best musical talents performing an eclectic range of genres including jazz, blues, big band swing, indie rock, salsa and classic Americana.…
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Fort Lauderdale is Rising

The times, they are a-changing all over South Florida, and the towns north of Miami are certainly no exception. With last year’s demolition of Ireland’s Inn, a midcentury oceanfront building that was once quite literally the poster child of historic preservation in Broward County, Fort Lauderdale Beach’s shrinking acreage along the Atlantic is becoming increasingly…
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