Miami in the hunt for 2016 Democratic convention – MiamiHerald.com

Miami in the hunt for 2016 Democratic conventionMiamiHerald.comBy Doug Hanks. [email protected] Miami announced on Friday it would pursue the Democratic National Convention in 2016, an event expected to require double…

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive Challenge – Radio magazine (press release)

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive ChallengeRadio magazine (press release)Columbia, MD – Feb 27, 2014 – Bob Struble, president and CEO of iBiquity Digital, recaps his findings from the…

Dallas is a finalist for GOP national convention – Fort Worth Star Telegram

Fort Worth Star TelegramWASHINGTON — Dallas is a finalist competing with seven other cities to host the Republican presidential nomination convention in 2016 — a huge event expected to draw…

Nashville will apply to host Democratic National Convention – Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Nashville will apply to host Democratic National ConventionNashville Business Journal (blog)Nashville officials will take up an offer from the Democratic National Committee to apply to host the party’s 2016 nominating…

Denver named a finalist for Republican convention – Denver Business Journal

Denver Business JournalOne issue for Denver and several other cities: Republicans are believed to be interested in staging their convention in early summer, earlier than usual, to allow their candidate…

Las Vegas one of eight finalists for GOP convention – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunLas Vegas is on a short list of eight cities still in the running for the 2016 Republican National Convention. In a tweet this morning, RNC Chairman Reince…

Las Vegas in final mix as host for 2016 GOP convention – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalThe event would be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center if the city wins the right to host, under the proposal offered by the Las Vegas Host…

Denver Moves Into ‘Next Phase’ In RNC 2016 Host City Decision – CBS Local

Denver Moves Into ‘Next Phase’ In RNC 2016 Host City DecisionCBS Local… Phase’ In RNC 2016 Host City Decision. February 27, 2014 8:07 AM. View Comments. Former Congressman Bob Beauprez…

County mayor backs downtown Miami convention center – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez threw his support Wednesday behind a convention center in downtown Miami, saying the county could use another major conference space in addition to the Miami Beach…

Dallas touts element of surprise in submitting bid for 2016 GOP convention – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsWASHINGTON — Touting the element of surprise, Dallas leaders finalized the city’s bid Tuesday for the 2016 Republican convention — an ambitious plan hatched quietly only a few…

Convention center is Las Vegas’ pick for 2016 Republican convention – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Convention center is Las Vegas‘ pick for 2016 Republican conventionLas Vegas Review-JournalThe 2016 Republican National Convention will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center if the city wins the…

Colorado’s Democratic Senators Want GOP Convention In Denver – CBS Local

CBS LocalDENVER (AP) — Colorado’s two Democratic Senators on Friday urged Republicans to hold their next national convention in the Mile-High City, saying it would give delegates the chance to…

Exclusive: Colorado GOP chair reveals Denver venues for 2016 Republican … – The Denver Channel

The Denver ChannelDENVER – Colorado Republican party chairman Ryan Call reveals to 7NEWS the key downtown venues at the center of a plan to bring the 2016 Republican National Convention…

Moody’s upgrades Nashville airport’s bond rating – The Tennessean

Moody’s upgrades Nashville airport’s bond ratingThe Tennessean“This upgrade of MNAA’s bond rating underscores continued passenger growth, increasing visitor and convention traffic to Nashville and responsible fiscal management of our airports,”…

WAP!: Fort Lauderdale’s First Comic Con Coming In May – New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)

WAP!: Fort Lauderdale’s First Comic Con Coming In MayNew Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)Comic Con, Fort Lauderdale’s first large-scale comic book, video game, and pop culture convention. And if there are…

Vamp, Vogue and sell, sell, sell – it’s fashion week in Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalA woman walks pass the Agenda Show sign at the Las Vegas Sands Convention Center on Tuesday, Feb. 18,2014. Multiple clothing shows have taken over most of the…

The 2014 NWI Comic-Con – ChicagoNow (blog)

The 2014 NWI Comic–ConChicagoNow (blog)A new popular culture comic book convention the 2014 NWI Comic–Con, is being held at the Villa Cesare 900 Eagle Ridge Drive, Schererville, IN on February…

Karen Gillan Catches a Movie After Dallas Comic Con – Just Jared Jr.

Just Jared Jr.“Looking forward to meeting everyone at Dallas Comic Con today! X,” Karen wrote on Twitter during her time at the Dallas Comic Con last week. She added later,…

Matt Smith Heads To Wizard World Louisville Comic Con – Doctor Who UK Webzine

Matt Smith Heads To Wizard World Louisville Comic ConDoctor Who UK WebzineThat’s right, the wonderful Matt Smith, our beloved Eleventh Doctor, will be attending the Wizard World Louisville Comic Con!…

Nevada Republicans optimistic about chance to host 2016 national convention – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunAnne Stone of Republicans for Choice talks with Luke Stancil, 16, of North Carolina (center) and Sean Harrington, 20, of Arlington, Mass. (left) at a table in the…

Documentary to make world premiere at Amazing Arizona Comic Con – KTAR.com

KTAR.comPHOENIX — You’ll see something different at this year’s Amazing Arizona Comic Con convention going on this weekend at the Phoenix Convention Center. In addition to a lot of comic…

Analysis: At NCAA Convention, Div. I path becomes clearer – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN DIEGO — At 10:40 a.m. Friday, the future of the NCAA became a little more clear. In a giant convention center ball room, approximately 800 delegates in the…

The best gadgets of 2014: We walked miles through CES to bring you the future – VentureBeat

VentureBeatGetting through the 2014 International CES wasn’t a cake walk. We trudged for miles inside overheated convention halls, braved buffet lines, and saw some spectacular demos. We tried to see…

The Las Vegas convention-goer’s guide – USA TODAY

The Las Vegas convention-goer’s guideUSA TODAYSoon, experts and enthusiasts from every industry imaginable will be rolling into Las Vegas for meetings, exhibitions and unveilings of innovations in their fields. Glenn…

Dragon*Con Breaks With Ed Kramer, Still Fetish Fest, Not Geek Fest

Nancy Collins call to boycott Dragon*Con worked. The writer did so because of many reports, all powerfully echoed in this space, about co-founder Ed Kramer, a convicted child molester who…

Comic Con Wants Wonder Con In San Francisco Says David Glanzer

In this blogger’s annual talk with David Glanzer, the Director Of Public Relations for Comic Con International, it was revealed that Comic Con wants to come back to San Francisco,…

Carolyn Moos, Jason Collins, And AIDS

It’s one week since Jason Collins penned an excellent article in Sports Illustrated and announced that he’s the first NBA Basketball player and pro sports athlete to come out as…

NAB Show Spokesperson Talks Show, Content Piracy Issues

The National Association of Broadcasters Show, was an eye-opener for this blogger, but exactly what is the “NAB Show”? To answer that question I turned to Dennis Wharton, the Senior…

LA NFL Stadium Financials: Error In Report To City Of LA Causes Bad News

The LA NFL Stadium issue, where AEG is negotiating to build a new stadium and convention hall and bring a new NFL team to Los Angeles, seemed to turn negative…

Kelly Clarkson Makes Clive Davis Look Like A Jerk

Kelly Clarkson’s, who was amazing at President Obama’s Inauguration, is in a fight with legendary record mogul Clive Davis, and if her tell-all-rant on her website is true, she’s winning,…

CES 2013 Zennie62 Trip Starts Today; What’s CES?

CES 2013 is this week, and this blogger’s trip to the giant convention starts today! (Zennie62 coverage sponsored by Tout.com) But what’s “CES” anyway? “CES” really stands for “Consumer Electronics…

Zennie62Media and Tout Partner For CES 2013

Tout is back. The popular 15-second app and favorite micro-vlogging tool of this video-blogger is partnering with Zennie62Media for the 2013 CES in Las Vegas. But here’s a bonus: Zennie62Media…

Clint Eastwood Said Mitt Romney Was Dumb For Asking Him To Speak At RNC

Clint Eastwood just added insult to injury this week: a week that had GOP Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney be the focus of a video where he insulted 47 percent of…

Clarence Page Talks Obama, Romney, DNC, RNC with Zennie62

The neat thing about the Democratic National Convention is it allows one the ability to meet some of the legendary journalists and political figures of our time – take Clarence…

Rep. Barbara Lee: “I Feel An Excitement And Sense Of Urgency” At DNC 2012

Congresswoman Barbara Lee, our great California 9th Congressional District Representative, said she felt an “excitement and sense of urgency” in getting out the Democratic Party’s message not just at the…