GMCVB Media Relations generates print and broadcast media coverage of the destination by various means, including writing and distributing news releases, advertorials as well as fact-checking. The division also hosts media familiarization (FAM) tours that highlight Miami's diverse hotels, attractions, cultural/entertainment venues, shopping and restaurants, generating exposure worldwide. The team also conducts domestic and international media missions, responds to media inquiries and serves as a resource for journalists covering Greater Miami and the Beaches.
On an annual basis, Media Relations makes contact with approximately 2,500 print and broadcast journalists. Media Relations supervises four public relations firms under contract to promote Greater Miami and the Beaches in the U.S., Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom. To assist media with queries and potential visit support, Media Relations publishes PR Alert, a weekly newsletter distributed to our member hotels, malls, attractions, restaurants and ground transportation companies.
Contact the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) by mail at GMCVB, Visitor Services, 701 Brickell Ave., Suite 2700, Miami, FL 33131, on the web at www.miamiandbeaches.com, or by phone 305-539-3000 or 800-933-8448 (U.S./Canada only).