The Mexico Tourism Board is conducting a review, according to The Holmes Report. Ogilvy PR has been handling the account on an interim basis since late 2010. Plans are to double the PR budget going forward to $21 million. The country’s tourism industry has been impacted by stories of extreme violence in the region.
The Out NYC, which will focus on entertainment and hospitality for gay visitors and New Yorkers, has chosen Nancy J. Friedman PR for public relations services. The boutique hotel will also feature the XL Nightclub and Kitchen, a round-the-clock cafe.