DPBC took home the "Best of Show," or Henry Award, in VISIT FLORIDA's 2012 Flagler Awards, in the category of Social Media Marketing, for its Lilly Lovers Campaign with Lilly Pulitzer.
DPBC's 1909 Founders Package campaign won HSMAI's Gold Adrian Award, which is the highest possible win in the category of "Integrated Marketing Campaign for Consumers," beating out more than 1,000 entries.
President and CEO Jorge Pesquera earned the distinction of one of the "Top 25 Most Extraordinary Minds in Sales and Marketing" as awarded by the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) for 2011.
Shirley Talbert, Chief Marketing Officer for the DPBC, earned the distinction of Certified Destination Management Executive, the industry's highest educational achievement, by the Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI).
Corporate and Incentive Travel bestows seventh award to DPBC. Discover Palm Beach County won Corporate & Incentive Travel magazine's 2011 Award of Excellence.
Discover Palm Beach County was awarded Successful Meetings 2012 Pinnacle Award for an outstanding job servicing meetings, incentive travel programs, trade shows and conventions during the previous year.