Bringing Effective DEI Into Your Events

  Skift Meetings, a trusted publication that global meetings and event professionals turn to for guidance and inspiration about innovation in the meetings industry, recently published an enlightening article that explores ten effective ways to incorporate DEI into events.   Skift’s article emphasizes the importance of DEI in events and how it has become an increasingly significant […]

Tourism Diversity Matters Celebrates Black History Month

Black History Month 2024: African Americans and the Arts Tourism Diversity Matters is proud to celebrate Black History Month, an opportunity to honor, recognize, and pay tribute to Black individuals’ remarkable accomplishments and contributions throughout history and educate, inspire, and promote understanding and awareness of rich cultural heritage. The theme for Black History Month 2024 […]

Tourism Diversity Matters Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Tourism Diversity Matters is proud to join in celebrating, commemorating, and honoring the life, legacy, and impact of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Established in 1968 by Mrs. Coretta Scott King, The Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (“The King Center”) has been a global destination, resource center, and community institution for […]

25 Unexpected Hospitality Trends

By JT Long JT Long from SmartMeetings shares how after a year of covering the twists and turns required to manage 0 to 60 events, editors compared notes to come up with their annual list of the 25-course corrections no one saw coming and tips about how to manage the G-forces involved in the sudden accelerations […]

Tourism Diversity Matters Celebrates the Festival of Lights: Hanukkah


As the winter season unfolds, so does the warmth of traditions and celebrations. Among the diverse festivals observed around the world, Hanukkah stands out as a radiant beacon of light and joy for the Jewish community. This Festival of Lights, marked by the lighting of the menorah, holds a special place in the hearts of […]

Freeman Announces Janet Dell to Succeed Priest-Heck as CEO

Today, we celebrate the ascension of a remarkable leader. Janet Dell is a transformational leader whose career journey has included success in global sales, digital transformation, process improvement, and worldwide client management. Janet joined Freeman in 2018 as EVP and first-ever chief growth officer. Her dual-role leadership made a tremendous impact on strategy and performance.  […]

Tourism Diversity Matters Celebrates Universal Month for Human Rights

Celebrates Universal Month for Human Rights

Tourism Diversity Matters is proud to join in celebrating and commemorating the Universal Month for Human Rights. As we step into December, we not only mark the end of the year but also embrace the Universal Month for Human Rights. In 2023, this significant period carries a theme that deeply resonates with it. It’s a […]

Transgender Day of Remembrance

  Today, November 20th, marks Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR), a solemn occasion dedicated to honoring the lives of transgender individuals who have lost their lives to violence and discrimination. It serves as a stark reminder of the challenges faced by the transgender community and the urgent need for greater understanding, acceptance, and advocacy.  Transgender […]