Dates To Know

Welcome to a section designed just for our Greater Fort Lauderdale hospitality partners.

Tourist Development Council (TDC) info
Marketing Advisory Committee (MAC) info

Tourist Development Council (TDC)

Headshot of Broward County Mayor, Michael Udine. He's wearing a grey suit with a blue shirt and red tie with blue stripes.

Mayor Michael Udine Broward County


Camasha Cevieux Miramar Cultural Center

Honorable Melissa P. Dunn, Vice Mayor of Lauderhill

Vice Mayor Melissa P. Dunn City of Lauderhill

Andreas Ioannou

Andreas Ioannou Orchestra Hotels + Resorts

Josh Levy, TDC

Mayor Josh Levy City of Hollywood


Ramola Motwani Merrimac Ventures

Tim Petrillo

Tim Petrillo The Restaurant People


Mayor Dean Trantalis City of Fort Lauderdale

Laurens Zieren

Laurens J. Zieren General Manager, Diplomat Beach Resort

 Upcoming Tourism Development Council Meetings

August 23, 2022
Broward County Governmental Building 
Room 430
Watch Live Here 

December 8, 2022

Individuals wishing to make a public comment must contact Kathy Hall at least 24 hours before the meeting. 

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Marketing Advisory Committee (MAC)

Chris Bielski, Dir of Sales & Marketing
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa

Keith Blackburn, President/CEO
Greater Fort Lauderdale LGBT Chamber of Commerce

Michael Cook, Director of Sales 
Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort

Ron Drew, VP Marketing & Communications
Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance

Joellyn Fellmeth
Sawgrass Mills a Simon Group

Elaine Fitzgerald, Owner
Beach Vacation Rentals

Robert Keesler, General Manager
Gallery One - A Doubletree Suites by Hilton

Von Freeman, Dir of Brand Partnerships

Arianne Glassman, President
rAv Communications

Ina Lee, President
Travel Host Magazine

Kara Lundgren, General Manager
Cambria Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach

Meredith McCleary, Travel Consultant
Ebony Heritage Travel

Marie McKenzie
Carnival Corporation

Matthew McNeil
Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Melissa Milroy, Marketing Director  
The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale

Jenni Morejon, President/CEO
Fort Lauderdale DDA

David I. Muir, President 
Island Syndicate, Inc.

James Pancallo, GM
Lago Mar Beach Resort & Spa

Thomas R. Parke, Dir. Sales & Marketing
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

Tim Petrillo, President
The Restaurant People

Bobby Rodriguez
Bobby Rodriguez Productions

Christina Soverns Schwartzman, CBO
Sawgrass Recreation Park

Raelin Storey, Director 
City of Hollywood


Upcoming Marketing Advisory Committee Meetings

Next Meeting 

August TBD

Broward County Governmental Building 
*Room 430


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Click or tap here to view the  2022 MARKETING PLAN.