Tourism Officials Press Crist for Help to Bring Vacationers Back to Florida After Oil Spill

MAY 11-12, 2010 – VISIT FLORIDA and Florida Commission on Tourism Meetings were held on May 11 and 12, during which FRLA presented Governor Crist with a letter requesting dollars for a “Florida is Open for Business” marketing campaign to begin immediately for those counties affected by the Deepwater Horizon explosion.

Read: FRLA Letter to Governor Crist on May 11 (on website)

Watch: VISIT FLORIDA meeting video for personal appeal of funding on May 12

Read: Governor Crist Press Release asking BP for marketing dollars on May 12

– See more at: