10 Reasons to Consider a PR Career in the Tourism Industry


Jessica Carlton’s PR work is fun and important. As the Marketing Manager¬†for the Huntsville Convention and Visitors Bureau, Jessica¬†gets to work with happy people and enjoy traveling. Check out her 10 reasons to consider a public relations career in the travel & tourism industry.



Leaders exert significant influence on the success, future and image of their profession. Yet, only a few PR studies have explored this important topic.

One goal of the Plank Center is to build a research-based foundation of knowledge regarding the values, qualities and dimensions of excellent leadership, mentorship and diversity and inclusion in PR.