Partner Testimonials

Maxim Printing
- Steele Nickerson - Owner

Maxim Printing, Inc. has been a partner of the GMCVB for over 25 years. Our relationship with the GMCVB is one of the primary reasons we have sustained the ups & downs of the rollercoaster economy. Through the monthly partner networking events, our business leads have increased substantially. The networking lunches are always enjoyable and very informative.

Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House
- Amy Noel Oman - Special Events Coordinator

Truluck’s Seafood, Steak and Crab House – Miami has had the privilege to cultivate many long lasting relationships, both business and personal through our involvement with the GMCVB. It has been a great pleasure to be a part of this wonderful organization for the past year.

Miami Seaquarium
- Eric Eimstad, Vice President, Sales and Marketing

“Miami Seaquarium has been a proud member of the Greater Miami and Convention Bureau since its inception. Over the years, we have found the sales and marketing programs offered by the GMCVB on behalf of our destination provide excellent partnership opportunities for Miami Seaquarium. The park regularly hosts journalists and public relation fams, attends sales missions and trade shows, as well as participating in co-op advertising and promotional activities offered by the bureau. In addition, GMCVB staff directly assist the park in many of our sales, public relations and marketing efforts. Miami Seaquarium views the Greater Miami and Convention Bureau as an extension of our marketing department. They are a key partner for all of our national and international sales, marketing and public relations efforts.”

Southern Audio Visual
- Dan Fox, Director of Sales & Special Events

“Southern Audio Visual has been a longstanding member of the GMCVB for good reason. We are proud to partner with such a wonderful group of dedicated professionals synergizing their efforts to nurture and grow the hospitality industry in Miami-Dade. The support structure is fantastic and Sandra and her membership team are a pleasure to work with. We owe much of our success to their success!”

Helicopters Over Miami
- Joe Reyes, Operations Manager

"We loved the 5-minute Meet & Greet event at GMCVB headquarters. This was a great way to introduce ourselves and build our brand with fellow members. We can honestly say we are seeing results with GMCVB.We cannot wait to receive the convention list this coming month."

Rincon Argention
- Ileana De Marziani

“I became a member of the GMCVB over a year ago. I have found that the Bureau provides us, the business owners, with great opportunities to advertise our business. I hosted a Member Mixer and was able to show a whole new group of people my business. I participated in Miami Spice and during these two months, sales consequently increased, and new customers were made. I was also part of a sales mission to Argentina. After this trip, I was contacted by a tour operator from Buenos Aires and we are now partnering to do a sales promotion this coming year. Last but not least, I can’t forget to mention the Bureau’s helpful staff, who have helped us to target the GMCVB programs and promotions that will make most of our membership dollars.”

Kwest Communications - Sprint Preferred Dealer
- Luis Travieso

"As a new member of the GMCVB I can honestly say that this has been a great investment. I have attended two lunch networking events and one member mixer and already have received business from current members. The Bureau is a great resource to network and meet other business professionals. So far, we are extremely happy with our membership and look forward to a long relationship with the Bureau and its members.”

DECOBIKE Miami Beach
-Colby Reese, Founder

“The GMCVB is an amazing resource for all business owners in the Miami-Dade area. They help connect all types of companies and groups as they relate to the Travel and Leisure industries to increase the efficiency and productivity of your sales and marketing efforts. I can't begin to tell you how helpful the GMCVB staff has been for us – both before and after the opening of our business- they have shown true dedication to accomplishing the goal of keeping Miami and Miami Beach as leading, world-class destinations. Thank you for your help and support!”

Travel Trackers, Inc.
- Adrienne I. Chiron, President & CEO

"I have been a part of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau, first as a convention staffer in 1993 and then as a member in 2001 when I incorporated my company. I have been a part of many networking events and organizations. They have come and gone and none has given me the premier results that the Bureau has accomplished for me and for Miami. The GMCVB staff and their representative, Debbie Oliver have delivered all I had hoped for and more."

Show Technology, Inc.
- Joe Louissaint, CEO

"I have been part of the GMCVB for the past nine years. During these years, I have made many connections throughout the community with the help of the GMCVB. They are readily available at all times to help and have been very informative along the way to help build and grow my business.”

The Cakov Group
- Steve Cakov, President

During my +15 years as a member of the GMCVB I have established countless business contacts and friendships. Those contacts and friendships have resulted in valuable leads that have helped me grow my business. Thank you to the GMCVB staff for being such invaluable facilitators.

- Emily McHugh, CEO/Creative Director

“Since joining GMCVB, our business has benefited in many ways, not only are there quality networking opportunities, but we have learned valuable information that contributes to our business growth. Moreover, it is a lot of fun to interact with everyone!”