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Apr 16, 2014, 08:00 ET
April 15 Press Conference at Disney's California Adventure to announce largest singular group of Chinese travelers ever to visit the U.S.  First stop is Orange County, CA.  Speakers: Caroline Betata, VisitCalifornia; Ed Fuller, Orange County Visitors Association; Jay Buress, Anaheim/OC CVB; Nicky Tang, Disney. (PRNewsFoto/Orange County Visitors Assoc.)

Largest Chinese MICE Group Coming to Orange County, CA

 The Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) and the Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau (AOCVCB) announced that Orange...

Oct 15, 2013, 19:34 ET
L to R: Row 1 - Lily Zhu (OCVA Sales Director, Beijing), Cherrie Yang  (OCVA Sales Director, Shanghai); Row 2 - Paulette Lombardi-Fries (Costa Mesa DMO Pres.), Gary Sherwin (Visit Newport Beach Pres.), Ed Fuller (President/CEO, OCVA), Cynthia Hooper (GM Red Lyon Anaheim) Harry Sladich, (Executive VP Red Lion Hotels), Chip Stuckmeyer  (VP International Sales Pelican Hill Resort), Ned Snavely  (Laguna Strategic Advisors); Row 3  - Jeff Levy (Publisher Southern California Media Group), Kim Glen  (VP Sales Costa Mesa), Ruby Gualberto (VP, Visit Newport Beach), Debbie Snavely (GM Newport Beach Marriott), Elaine Cali (VP Public Relations Anaheim CVB).  (PRNewsFoto/Orange County Visitors Association)

Orange County Visitors Association Expands Sales Office, Offers Special Rates, Introduces Tourism Website In China

Building on the momentum achieved since opening its first sales office in Shanghai, China earlier this year, the Orange County Visitors...

Sep 10, 2013, 17:56 ET
Orange County Visitors Association To Conduct China Sales Mission In October.  (PRNewsFoto/Orange County Visitors Association)

Orange County Visitors Association To Conduct China Sales Mission In October

The Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) announced plans to conduct a sales mission to China in October to capitalize on interest being...

Jul 15, 2013, 06:00 ET
Former President of Marriott International Ed Fuller.  (PRNewsFoto/Laguna Strategic Advisors LLC)

Orange County Visitors Association Names Travel And Hospitality Industry Leader Ed Fuller President & CEO

 The Board of Directors of the Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) has announced it has appointed internationally recognized travel and...