Hospitality & Tourism

With its appealing combination of beaches, nightlife, restaurants, shopping, golf, tennis and national parks, Miami-Dade is one of the world’s top urban resorts. It also is a favored location for business meetings, sales events and trade shows, including high-profile diplomatic and hemispheric events.

For the past three years, Miami-Dade has welcomed a record number of overnight visitors, reaching 13.9 million in 2012, a 3.5 percent increase from the prior year, according to the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau.  Those visitors spent a record $21.8 billion, up 5.1 percent over 2011.

Top Employers in Hospitality and Tourism

  • Biltmore Hotel
  • Carnival Corporation
  • Fontainebleau Miami Beach
  • Interval International
  • Loews Miami Beach Hotel
  • N.C.L. Corporation
  • Royal Caribbean International/Celebrity Cruises

Robert B. Hill, general manager, InterContinental Miami, located in downtown Miami

Featured Hospitality & Tourism Content

With special promotional programs throughout the year, such as Miami Romance Month, Miami Film Month, Miami Spa Month and Miami Spice Month, Miami will also be promoted at various trade shows, promotional programs, and key target markets worldwide. Click here for more information.

What Industry Leaders Are Saying

“Miami is the key to making our company a U.S. franchise because it is a hub for trade and diversity.  It is a gateway to the rest of the country.”