Awardees of the 2022 Camden County MLK Freedom Medal Announced

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is proud to announce the 2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Freedom Medal winners that will receive this honorable distinction. This ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, February 24th at 6 PM ET and will be streamed live. The MLK Freedom Medal is presented each year to civic leaders who have […]

The Green Book, Then and Now: Fireside Chat with Founders of Black Meetings and Tourism and Temple University’s School of Sports, Tourism and Hospitality Management

Join Temple University’s School of Sports, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) and the Founders of Black Meetings and Tourism, Gloria and Solomon Herbert, for an intriguing Fireside Chat on Wednesday, February 23rd at 1 PM ET. During this discussion, the Herberts will discuss their latest publication, “The Essential Green Book Beyond The Freedom of Travel […]

Choose Chicago and United Airlines Announces Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Apprenticeship

Choose Chicago understands that while tourism and hospitality play a pivotal role in the city’s workforce development and economic vitality, BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) talent and leadership is underrepresented in the tourism and hospitality industries. To that end, Choose Chicago is proud to collaborate with United Airlines on an all-new Equity, Diversity […]

Discover How to Host Inclusive Meetings and Events by Accommodating People with Disabilities

Rosemarie Rossetti, Ph.D. is a powerful, internationally known speaker, trainer, consultant, author, and publisher who walks her talk. Dr. Rossetti speaks to and consults with meeting professionals to help them create a welcoming inclusive environment to ensure that they exceed requirements mandated by the venue and the meeting organizer for inclusion and diversity. In her […]

Visit Philadelphia’s New Initiative Invites Members of the National Pan-Hellenic Council to Explore Philly

Visit Philadelphia recently announced their new marketing effort to encourage the more than 2 million members of the National Pan-Hellenic Council® (NPHC), an umbrella organization composed of nine historically Black fraternities and sororities known as the Divine Nine, and African American travelers, to visit Philadelphia to experience the region’s history, culture, food, drink, and fun.

Black Travel Alliance Awarded with TPG Award for Efforts to Diversify the Tourism Industry

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Black Travel Alliance, the newly formed group of Black travel content creators called for destination management organizations and travel brands to take their support beyond social media, by working toward a more meaningful representation of Black voices in the travel industry. The Points Guy (TPG) is thrilled to honor the organization with their Making a […]