Author: Joe Marcy

As the Business Development Executive for the Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau (MCCVB), Joe contributes to the destination’s tourism efforts.  Focused on diversity, equity and inclusion; Joe is a proud member of the LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBT MPA) and currently serves on the Global Board of Trustees for Meeting Professionals International (MPI).  Collaborate Magazine recognized him in their “40 under 40” issue and Smart Meetings Magazine named him “Visionary Supplier of the Year”.  In his spare time, Joe volunteers with the Human Rights Campaign, the P.S. I Love You Foundation and The Trevor Project. 

Celebrate PRIDE in Monterey County

A culture of belonging, where all are welcome. A destination that’s meaningful, passionate and sustainable. It’s who we are in Monterey County, and we encourage you to Find Your Way Here. LGBTQIA+ trailblazers and...

All Proud in Monterey County

ALL PROUD IN MONTEREY COUNTY Industry Leaders Discuss PRIDE – What It Means to Them, How They Plan to Celebrate in Monterey County and Insight on LGBTQ+ Travel. As the rainbow flag waives high above City Hall, we want to...

LGBT+ Meeting Professionals Share Their Experience in Monterey County

Recently, members of the LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBT MPA) took the time to share memories and inspiration from their recent experiences in Monterey County. It was such an honor and a privilege to speak...