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Hospitality and Tourism Careers - Career Cluster
Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association
Network events, committee opportunities, and community involvement are available to members.
Florida Caribbean & Cruise Line Association
Not-for-profit trade organization that provide a forum for discussion on tourism development, ports, safety, security and other cruise industry issues.
Florida Festivals & Events Association
Offers educational, networking, and hands-on training opportunities to events are available to members interested in developing their skills to pursue a career in the event industry.
Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association
Education, membership, online resources, and more
Florida Venue Managers Association (FVMA)
Industry leader in public assembly management in Florida.
Global Business Travel Association - South Florida Chapter
Provides an important forum for the exchange of information, education and ideas among its members.
South Florida Hospitality Human Resources Association
Provides scholarships to students in the hospitality industry, development opportunities, and hosts network opportunities.