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Insider’s Guide to Dallas During Destinations International’s Annual Convention

We’re excited to be back at Destinations International’s Annual Convention next week in Dallas, Texas. And we’ve made sure there’s ample opportunity for us to connect. Catch us at our keynote session, “The Destination Organization of the Future: Prepared for What Lies Ahead,” during one of our four Flashes of Brilliance sessions on July 19 and July 20, in our Pinnacle Partner Room (Fair Park 2) or in the halls! Connecting with industry colleagues (and friends) and sharing knowledge with one another is truly one of our favorite parts of the convention experience.

We would be remiss if we didn’t also mention how excited we are to explore Dallas during the conference (we’re travel enthusiasts, what can we say?).

In keeping with the convention theme...

Closing Out National Travel & Tourism Week: What Travel Means to Travel Enthusiasts

“Established in 1983, National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW) is an annual tradition to celebrate the U.S. travel community and travel’s essential role in stimulating economic growth, cultivating vibrant communities, creating quality job opportunities, inspiring new businesses and elevating the quality of life for Americans every day.” – U.S. Travel Association

At Miles, our passion for travel (and the force for good that it is) is a part of what we do every day. So, to mark the close of the 40th National Travel & Tourism Week, we sat down with some of our team members to learn more about what excites them about this industry, travel and the future.

Elena Prostova is the Vice President of New Businesss Development & Creative Director. She has been with Miles for more than 22 years. 

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Miles Partnership Launches Apprenticeship Program with Tourism Diversity Matters

SARASOTA, Fla. (November 18, 2022) — Miles Partnership, a leading tourism marketing consultancy, has announced that it will be partnering with Tourism Diversity Matters (TDM) to create a 2023 Apprenticeship Program.

Developed to support recent or upcoming diverse college graduates who have a concentration in business studies and a passion for the travel and hospitality industry, the TDM Apprenticeship Program is a paid opportunity for the selected apprentice to gain valuable hands-on experience at Miles Partnership. The apprentice will receive training in various areas of the company, including diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI), finance and operations, followed by greater exposure to distinct career tracks such as DEI, marketing and communications and strategic planning.

“We are thrilled to be the first tourism marketing agency to launch an...