Tourism Professionals Urged to Attend Yearly Event
The 2016 Tourism Lunch, presented by Bright House Networks, has attracted the attention of elite business owners, elected officials and news media.
On April 18th, The Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce announced a second speaker for the Annual Tourism Lunch, Kelly Frailey Covato, Travel Lead for Facebook and Instagram, attracting numerous tourism professionals. Kelly will address the audience using her experience with driving destination awareness and increasing visitation.
Alongside Kelly will be one of the tourism industry’s TOP marketing strategists, Lucas Cobb of MMGY Global. Cobb will use Florida’s latest trends to prove that, “The Millennial Way isn’t just for Millennials,” suggesting that more and more travelers across ALL generations are adopting the same mindset.
The Annual Tourism Lunch will take place on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at the Tradewinds Island Grand Resort (5500 Gulf Boulevard, St. Pete Beach, FL).
The event begins with check in & networking at 11:00am, followed by the program at noon. Cost is $40 per member or $50 per non-member.
More about Kelly Frailey Covato:
As a Client Partner at Facebook, Kelly leads marketing strategy for key travel brands looking to drive booking revenue and destination awareness. She has over 10 years of experience in the travel industry having previously worked for Walt Disney Parks for eight years in brand management. At Facebook and Instagram, Kelly is specifically focused on building out the new CVB-DMO team to help tourism boards drive destination awareness and increase visitation.
More about Lucas Cobb:
Leveraging over 15 years of advertising, direct marketing and interactive experience in industries ranging from fast-food and shipping logistics to financial services and luxury travel, Lucas brings a comprehensive approach to planning and the strategic vision required to guide the deployment of cross-channel programs. He is in charge of translating MMGY’s insights garnered from research and industry trends into hyper-targeted, goal-driven and measurable integrated campaign strategies.