Yesterday the state’s official tourism marketing corporation announced its acquisition of Florida Huddle. I was here in St. Augustine when it was announced at a special Press Conference. This year’s event, where I am at now, has been operating for 37 years. It is the longest running travel trade show in Florida where suppliers from around the state meet directly with domestic and international buyers of travel media.
“I have every confidence that Huddle will become even better under VISIT FLORIDA’S operational control,” said Christy Myers, former VP of Huddle International. “With their branding strength as the trusted source for all things Florida, I cannot imagine an organization better suited to take the reins than VISIT FLORIDA.” According to sources this acquisition has been in the process for several yearsKeywords: FLORIDA, TRAVEL