World Travel Market Wrap-Up

Posted on 11:48 am in General

I’ve returned from the World Travel Market (WTM) in London with powerful insights, encouraging connections and strategically designed plans for the future. During the three days we exhibited, we met with meeting planners, tour operators, transportation companies, members of the media, including bloggers and influencers, travel wholesalers, destination marketing and public relations professionals. Our intention was to attract global...

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World Travel Market – Day 2

Posted on 12:33 pm in Featured, General

Since the launch of our campaign for international tourism and our announcement that Winter Park would be recognized on a Global stage at the World Travel Market (WTM), we’ve been asked, “Why wouldn’t you focus on the US Travel Market before going global?” The answer is simple and fundamental to any good marketing campaign:  it is where the growth potential lies. Since we began tracking the origins of our visitors to Winter Park this...

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I’ve officially arrived! #WTMLDN

Posted on 6:22 am in General

I’ve officially arrived at the World Travel Market (WTM) at the ExCel Center in London, where I’m joined by Katie Keller, the Chamber marketing director, and Debbie Potter, Director of Sales and Marketing at The Alfond Inn. Over the next few days, 51,000 travel professionals will browse the exhibits in search of the next destination to add to their itinerary. I’m particularly excited at the prospect of meeting with a number of the...

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Off to London for the World Travel Market

Posted on 2:00 am in General

I’m heading to London today to promote our great city to hundreds of people and tour companies at the World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry. The Winter Park Chamber is partnering with VISIT FLORIDA, which has been attending the show for 25 years and has secured a top location for touching the most potential visitors. Thanks to Visit Florida’s offer of a discounted rate to attend, we have this amazing...

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Thanks, Volunteers, for a great Autumn Art Festival!

Posted on 11:10 am in General

Need Community Service Hours? We’re looking for volunteers for our 44th Annual Autumn Art Festival. Sign up at the link below and receive a free T-shirt! Volunteer Sign Up See More Info about the Art Festival Questions? contact Ally Stricker, Director of Events, at...

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Congratulations to our newest Relaunch Class!

Posted on 10:39 am in General

The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce is kicking off a program for women who want to get back to work after taking time off. “Relaunch: Career Reentry For Professional Women” is for any woman who wants to build her resume, confidence and network through an eight-month curriculum that will cover everything from how to get the most out of LinkedIn to building your personal brand.   The program, which will run October through April,...

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