Posts Tagged ‘Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA)’

St. Maarten Becomes First Destination Partner to Jump on Board ‘The Caribbean Is Open’ Campaign

Saturday, October 28th, 2017

Port of St. MaartenThe Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) is proud to announce that St. Maarten has become the first destination partner of the association’s multi-faceted, million-dollar campaign, “The Caribbean Is Open.” (more…)

The Caribbean Is Open at the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show in in Mérida, Mexico

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
Mérida, Mexico (October 24, 2017): the opening of the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Mérida, Mexico (October 24, 2017): the opening of the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

The nearly 1,000 attendees and 100 cruise executives gathering at the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise tourism conference and trade show, have a clear message-the Caribbean is open! (more…)

Mérida, Mexico Targets $7 Million Boost by Hosting the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

For more than 20 years, destinations have increased their cruise tourism benefits by hosting the annual FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise conference and trade show in the Caribbean and Latin America. (more…)

FCCA to Fund Multifaceted Million-Dollar Campaign, ‘The Caribbean Is Open for Business and Ready to Welcome YOU with Our Warm and Friendly Smiles’

Friday, October 6th, 2017

The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) is proud to announce that it has committed to a multifaceted million-dollar campaign to display that the majority of Caribbean destinations are operating normally, unhindered by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, and are ready to welcome visitors. (more…)

FCCA, Member Cruise Lines Offer Aid After Hurricanes Irma, Maria

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

The Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCAA) and its member lines have lent a hand to those affected by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria. (travelagentcentral.com)

Cruise Line Executives Open at the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

This year’s FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show is taking place in Mérida, Mexico, from October 23 to October 27. It is the largest cruise conference and trade show in the Caribbean and Latin America and this year, attendees will have the opportunity to interact directly with cruise line decision makers, including presidents and CEOs. (travelagentcentral.com)

Preparations Ramping Up, Opportunities Running Out for FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Preparations are cruising along for the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise conference and trade show in the Caribbean and Latin America. (October 23-27, 2017 – Merida, Yucatan Mexico)

Key Cruise Line Executives and Industry Stakeholders Gather to Improve Business at FCCA PAMAC Conference in Aruba

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Improving cruise tourism business was easier and happier than ever last week in Aruba. A group of more than 200 FCCA Platinum Members, key cruise tourism stakeholders, and their family members and colleagues joined 20 senior executives from the FCCA’s Member Lines in the One Happy Island for the FCCA Platinum Associate Membership Advisory Council (PAMAC) Conference. (more…)

The Cayman Islands Embarks on New FCCA Sponsorship Package for Sustained Growth

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Cruise ships moored off George Town, Grand Cayman (Courtesy Cruisemapper.com)The FCCA is proud to announce that the Cayman Islands, a long-time FCCA Featured Marketing Partner and prominent cruise destination, has embarked on a new FCCA sponsorship package to continue its cruise tourism growth by showcasing the port and destination throughout all of the FCCA’s function and to its partners and 19 Member Lines. (more…)

Port St. Maarten Embarks on New FCCA Sponsorship Package for Sustained Growth

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Port of St. MaartenThe FCCA is proud to announce that the Port St. Maarten, a long-time FCCA Featured Marketing Partner and prominent cruise port and destination, embarked on a new FCCA sponsorship package to continue its cruise tourism growth by showcasing the port and destination throughout all of the FCCA’s function and to its partners and 19 Member Lines. (more…)

Cruise Industry Brass Rings Dinner Bell at FCCA Gala, Gathers Stakeholders for Unique Networking Opportunity

Friday, March 17th, 2017

The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association’s (FCCA) 23rd annual Gala again lived up to its legacy as the FCCA’s keynote event of Seatrade Cruise Global, gathering over 50 cruise line executives, presidents and CEOs with 400 attendees looking to optimize a unique chance to increase their cruise tourism business during a reception, silent art auction and private dinner with a decision making executive. (more…)

U.S. Virgin Islands Embarks on New FCCA Sponsorship Package for Sustained Growth

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

The FCCA is proud to announce that the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) Department of Tourism, a long-time FCCA Featured Marketing Partner and prominent cruise and tourism destination, became the first to embark on the FCCA’s new partnership package to continue their cruise tourism growth. (more…)

Cruise Executives Want to Host You for Dinner during Seatrade Cruise Global

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

With Seatrade Cruise Global around the corner, calendars are already filling with workshops, events and meetings. But what about dinner at a private table with a top-level cruise executive or even a president/CEO? (more…)

Key Cruise Line Executives and Industry Stakeholders Build Business and Relationships at FCCA PAMAC Cruise Summit

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Business and relationship development were in high gear on the high seas from January 13-16. More than 150 FCCA Platinum Members, key cruise industry stakeholders, joined over 25 top-level FCCA Member Line cruise executives for the annual FCCA PAMAC Cruise Summit. (more…)

PPI Group partners with FCCA and CLIA to publish Travel & Cruise magazine

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

PPI Group, a leader in custom publishing for the cruise and travel industry, is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) on the publication of Travel & Cruise, the official magazine of the cruise industry. (more…)

FCCA Operations Committee Appoints New Chairman

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

The FCCA is proud to announce the appointment of the new FCCA Operations Committee Chairman, Carlos Torres de Navarra, vice president of strategic and commercial port development, Carnival Cruise Line, effective January 1, 2017. (more…)

Jamaica: Successful talks with cruise interests

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett is confident of further growth in cruise-passenger arrivals, following a meeting with officials of the powerful Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) in Miami on December 16. (jamaicaobserver.com)

Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association event concludes in Puerto Rico

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

San Juan, Puerto Rico (Photo courtesy FCCA)Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), Ingrid I Rivera Rocafort, and Executive Director of the Port Authority, Ingrid Colberg Rodríguez, announced the conclusion of the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association’s (FCCA) Cruise Conference & Trade Show in Puerto Rico. (eturbonews.com)

Adam Goldstein to Become New Chairman of the FCCA Executive Committee

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Today during the the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise conference and trade show in the Caribbean, it was announced that Adam Goldstein, President and COO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., will become Chairman of the FCCA, effective January 1, 2017. (more…)

Caribbean’s Largest Cruise Conference and Trade Show to Open Tomorrow in San Juan

Monday, September 26th, 2016

San Juan, Puerto Rico (Photo courtesy FCCA)Tomorrow marks the opening of the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise conference and trade show in the Caribbean and one of the best ways to target the cruise industry and maximize its benefits. (more…)

Honduras, Caribbean cruise ship association sign deal to create jobs

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

The government of Honduras and the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association, or FCCA, have signed a deal aimed at creating “thousands” of jobs in the Central American country. (latino.foxnews.com)

Cruise Executives and Industry Experts Tell How to Increase Business at FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show Workshops

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

San Juan, Puerto Rico (Photo courtesy FCCA)The FCCA is pleased to announce topics and panelists for workshops during the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, taking place in San Juan, Puerto Rico from September 26-30. (more…)

CLIA Announces Inaugural Travel Agent Destination Summit in Puerto Rico

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

CLIA, in partnership with the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), has launched the first-ever Travel Agent Destination Summit, taking place in Puerto Rico, September 29 – October 2, 2016. (cruising.org)

Students and Schools Benefit from FCCA Foundation Children’s Essay Competition

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 FCCA Foundation Children’s Essay Competition. (more…)

Suppliers to Cruise Lines Can Increase Business through New Initiative at the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

San Juan, Puerto Rico (Photo courtesy FCCA)Anyone looking to supply products to cruise lines has a prime opportunity at the 23rd annual FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show. The new Purchasing Initiative will put suppliers direct to customer: decision-making procurement executives from the FCCA’s 19 Member Lines. (more…)

Key Cruise Line Executives and Industry Stakeholders Gather to Improve Business at FCCA PAMAC Conference

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Improving cruise tourism business is easier than ever in the Big Easy. More than 150 attendees, including FCCA Platinum Members-key cruise tourism stakeholders-and over 30 high-ranking executives from the FCCA’s 19 Member Lines, have gathered in New Orleans for the FCCA Platinum Associate Membership Advisory Council (PAMAC) Conference. (more…)

Caribbean and Latin American Students’ Environmental Awareness Awarded by FCCA Foundation

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

The FCCA Foundation has again rewarded the efforts of students and schools throughout the Caribbean and Latin America, with nearly $25,000 awarded to children and schools from 12 destinationsparticipating in the annual FCCA Foundation’s Environmental Poster Competition. (more…)

Puerto Rico Targets $32 Million Boost by Hosting the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

San Juan, Puerto Rico (Photo courtesy FCCA)For more than 20 years, destinations have increased their cruise tourism impact by hosting the annual FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show. (more…)

FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show now open for registration

Friday, April 15th, 2016

San Juan, Puerto Rico (Photo courtesy FCCA)Registration opened today for the 23rd annual FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, taking place in San Juan, Puerto Rico from September 26-30, 2016. (more…)

CLIA and FCCA Announce Strategic Partnership

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Today, the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) in partnership with Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announces a collaboration to transform FCCA’s quarterly magazine into a global publication.

Cruise Executives Want to Host You for Dinner during Seatrade Cruise Global

Friday, February 5th, 2016

With Seatrade Cruise Global around the corner, calendars are already filling with workshops, events and meetings. But what about dinner at a private table with a high-level cruise executive or even a president/CEO? (more…)

Key Cruise Line Executives and Industry Stakeholders Gather for FCCA PAMAC Cruise Summit

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

Celebrity ConstellationRelationship and business building moved into high gear on the high seas as more than 100 FCCA Platinum Members, key cruise industry stakeholders, joined over 30 high-ranking FCCA Member Line cruise executives from January 14-18 for the PAMAC Cruise Summit. (more…)