[Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.] Representatives from the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (FRLA) today announced the hire of a new director for the FRLA Broward Chapter. Rozeta Mahboubi, a seasoned professional with both tourism and marketing experience, will lead the chapter in the Ft. Lauderdale area.
“Rozeta’s experience working with local convention and visitor bureaus as well as chambers of commerce makes her an excellent fit for the FRLA Broward Chapter,” said Carol Dover, CEO / President of FRLA. “Combining that with her natural sales skills and her ability to forge strategic relationships, Rozeta will bring exceptional value to FRLA at both the state and local level, and we are thrilled to have her on board.”
Mahboubi holds a Bachelors in Hospitality Meeting and Travel Administration from Metropolitan State University in Denver and is a graduate of both Leadership Hollywood and Leadership Broward. An active member of the community, she is passionate about the arts and has served on a variety of committees related to tourism and destination marketing in South Florida. Mahboubi’s professional experience includes marketing for high-end and boutique lodging establishments. She also served as the Executive Director/CEO of Martin County Convention and Visitors Bureau as well as the Tourism Director at the Hollywood Office of Tourism in Broward County.