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

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…)

Holiday Cheer and Festivities Delivered to Deserving Children through the FCCA Foundation Holiday Gift Project

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

More than 8,000 children had something to celebrate this holiday season because of the 19th annual FCCA Foundation Holiday Gift Project.

Miami Heat and FCCA Foundation Team Up for Charitable Event

Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Through partnership between the Miami Heat and FCCA Foundation, a group of FCCA Platinum Members experienced a night of superstardom while supporting a good cause and networking with Micky Arison, owner, Miami Heat, and chairman, Carnival Corporation & plc and the FCCA. (more…)

Cruise Tourism Leaders and Stakeholders Gather to Expand Business and Relationships at the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

FCCA - Florida-Caribbean Cruise AssociationLast week Cozumel, Mexico hosted nearly 1,000 delegates, exhibitors and executives for the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show-the largest cruise conference in the Caribbean and Mexico and one of the best ways to target the cruise industry and maximize its benefits. (more…)

Study Reveals $3.16 Billion in Cruise Tourism Expenditures throughout 35 Caribbean, Mexican, and Latin American Destinations during 2014/15 Cruise Year

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Today Business Research & Economic Advisors (BREA) launched its analysis of spending related to cruise tourism and its impact on destinations’ economies. The triennial study engaged by the FCCA included a record 35 participating destinations throughout the Caribbean, Mexico and Central and South America. (more…)

Largest Cruise Conference in the Caribbean and Mexico Officially Opens with Cruise Line and Country Leaders’ Powerful Speeches

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Today, October 6, leaders from cruise lines and Mexico officially opened the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show-the largest cruise conference in the Caribbean and Mexico and one of the best ways to target the cruise industry and maximize its benefits.

FCCA Conference Starts in Cozumel Tomorrow

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

FCCA Conference & Trade Show  - Santo Domingo 2010 (Courtesy Stefano Fermi)The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) opens its four-day conference and trade show in Cozumel Tuesday, Oct. 6 — describing it as the largest cruise conference in the Caribbean and Mexico. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Win Cruises and Support a Good Cause in the FCCA Online Auction

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

A preview is now live for the cruise vacations available during the FCCA Online Auction. With online bidding taking place from October 5 -16, the event offers participants a chance to win a cruise for a fraction of its retail value while supporting a worthy cause. (more…)

Cozumel and Mexico Position Themselves for Additional $70 Million in Cruise Tourism Economic Impact

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Looking to build onto past growth, Cozumel and Mexico will position themselves to further increase their cruise tourism business by hosting the country’s second FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show from October 5-9. (more…)

Topics and panelists have been announced for workshops during the 2015 FCCA Cruise Conference and Trade Show

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Topics and panelists have been announced for workshops during the 2015 FCCA Cruise Conference and Trade Show, taking place in Cozumel, Mexico from October 5-9. (more…)