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Andrea Alava

Director of Communications
Andrea Alava has an out-of-the-box approach to PR and the hospitality industry with the ability to create new and unique ways of showcasing a destination, providing thoughtful chatter and buzz for consumers and publications. Her passion for the hospitality industry has taken her to countries all over the world and contributes to her ongoing development of creative, newsworthy and trend-setting concepts. Andrea has an in-depth understanding of the ever-evolving media landscape, staying on top of industry trends and techniques. This awareness allows for innovative approaches to optimizing local, regional, national and international visibility and generating relevant media attention. With PR experience working at Los Angeles Tourism, Merlin Entertainments, Visit Orlando and currently ZooTampa, she’s formed lasting relationships and success with domestic international media publications and influencers.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, February 7

4:00pm EST