[LAS VEGAS] – The Cayman Islands Division of Tourism is strengthening its variety advertising efforts by taking part within the 2022 Nationwide Affiliation of Black Journalists (NABJ) and the Nationwide Affiliation of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) joint conference in Las Vegas this week.
Recognizing the shut bonds which each African Individuals and Hispanic Individuals share with the Caribbean, the Cayman Islands will take part for the primary time within the premier convention for journalism training, profession improvement, networking, and trade innovation, attracting leaders and influencers in journalism, media, expertise, enterprise, well being, arts, and leisure.
Hundreds of high journalists, media executives, journalism educators, public relations professionals, and college students from america and additional afield will collect in Las Vegas, August 3-7, 2022.
“We’re honored to take part on this distinctive gathering of media professionals, who play such a important position in sharing our tales and connecting our cultures,” stated Mrs. Rosa Harris, Director of Tourism for the Cayman Islands, who promised that the Cayman Islands Division of Tourism will improve the NABJ Founders’ Reception with a energetic celebration of Caymanian and Caribbean tradition and recognition of the work by the Founders. The Cayman Islands additionally will host a panel dialogue targeted on constructing bridges between the British abroad territory and various communities.
Sandra Dawson Lengthy Weaver, an NABJ founder and organizer of the Founders’ Reception, welcomed the Cayman Islands’ partnership this 12 months, saying: “African Individuals and Caribbean folks have a shared historical past and plenty of cultural similarities. We’re household, and we’re stronger collectively. I’m excited to see what concepts and initiatives come out of this conference, the chances are infinite.”
The panel dialogue will function Harris, NABJ Media Relations Chair Terry Allen; Kim Bardakian, director of media relations on the Kapor Heart; journalist and journalism educator Eva Coleman; and one of many nation’s foremost communicators and media trainers, Zakiya Larry, world chief communications officer of Constellation. Ken Lemon of ABC affiliate WSOC-TV in Charlotte, and Bevan Springer, President and CEO of Market Excellence, will average the session.
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Innovators, influencers and trade leaders who’ve attended earlier conventions embody then-Sen. (President) Barack Obama, President George W. Bush, President Invoice Clinton, then-Vice President (President) Joseph R. Biden, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, U.S. Lawyer Basic Loretta Lynch, U.S. Housing and City Growth Secretary Julian Castro. As well as, former RNC Chairs Michael Steele and Reince Priebus, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Rev. Al Sharpton, Ava Duvernay, Tyler Perry, Probability the Rapper, Hill Harper, and Michael B. Jordan.