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Photos: Glenn Jones On Billboards In Boston

Photos: Glenn Jones On Billboards In Boston

Bermudians who travel through the Boston area may see a familiar face as Glenn Jones – who recently made his on-air debut as an anchor and reporter for NBC 10 news – has been featured on billboards in Boston. The talented journalist was hired by NBC10 Boston late last year, and when making the announcement, President and General Manager, NBC10... Read more of this article

Video: Glenn Jones Makes Boston TV Debut

Video: Glenn Jones Makes Boston TV Debut

Bermudian Glenn Jones recently made his on-air debut as an anchor and reporter for NBC 10 news in Boston. News anchor Susan Tran tweeted the video below, saying, “Welcome to #NBC10Boston @GlennNBCBoston! Long time friend, first time co-anchor. What fun to have you back in #Boston and working with you again,” They noted Mr Jones was from... Read more of this article

NBC Boston Hires Glenn Jones As News Anchor

NBC Boston Hires Glenn Jones As News Anchor

NBC10 Boston / WBTS today announced that Bermudian Glenn Jones has been named anchor and reporter for NBC10 Boston News and NECN. Mr Jones begins his new role on Monday, November 1 and will make his on-air debut later in the month. “Glenn is a very talented journalist. I’m thrilled to welcome him to our NBC10 Boston news family and look forward... Read more of this article

Glenn Jones To Leave BTA  After Transition

Glenn Jones To Leave BTA After Transition

 Glenn Jones confirmed that he will be leaving the BTA, and thanked everyone for their support and noted that he is only moving on “after a professional, orderly transition has taken place,” and he trusts that the newly appointed BTA CEO Charles Jeffers can count on the “spirit of community to support him, his team and the mission... Read more of this article

Column: Relevance & Reward Of Black Travel

Column: Relevance & Reward Of Black Travel

[Opinion column written by Glenn Jones] We can be proud of Bermuda when she sets trends instead of merely following them. In mid-June, the newly created Black Travel Alliance launched the Black Travel Scorecard and in a press release explained the objective of its work this way: “To evaluate destination management organisations and travel brands on... Read more of this article

Glenn Jones Interviewed By U.S. Travel Host

Glenn Jones Interviewed By U.S. Travel Host

Bermuda Tourism Authority Interim CEO Glenn Jones was recently interviewed by American travel show host Ernest White II. Conducted via Instagram Live, the interview lasted more than 30 minutes, with Mr. Jones highlighting the viability of Bermuda as a travel destination once restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic are lifted. Mr. White hosts ‘Fly... Read more of this article

Video: Discussion With BTA’s Glenn Jones

Video: Discussion With BTA’s Glenn Jones

Bermuda Tourism Authority Interim CEO Glenn Jones joined hosts Eron Hill and Ryan Robinson Perinchief for Bernews’ fifth episode in a special series about the Covid-19 pandemic. The BTA recently announced that the “Covid-19 crisis had a severe impact on Bermuda’s tourism industry in the first quarter of 2020, causing unprecedented declines... Read more of this article

Video: BTA’s Glenn Jones On Boston 25 News

Video: BTA’s Glenn Jones On Boston 25 News

Bermuda Tourism Authority Interim CEO Glenn Jones recently spoke to Boston 25 News about the island and the eventual re-opening of international travel in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. The report on Boston 25 News said, “After weeks spent cooped up inside, the travel deals already being advertised seem enticing. “There will be pent up demand... Read more of this article

Minister DeSilva Congratulates BTA Interim CEO

Minister DeSilva Congratulates BTA Interim CEO

Minister Zane DeSilva congratulated the new Interim CEO of the Bermuda Tourism Authority Glenn Jones. A Government spokesperson said, “Earlier today, the Minister of Tourism and Transport, the Hon Zane DeSilva JP, MP, met with CEO of the Bermuda Hotel Association [BHA] Stephen Todd, and the new Interim CEO of the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA]... Read more of this article

Glenn Jones Appointed Interim CEO Of BTA

Glenn Jones Appointed Interim CEO Of BTA

The Bermuda Tourism Authority’s Glenn Jones has “been appointed Interim CEO until an executive search can identify a long-term leader for the organisation,” the BTA Board announced today. Reporting to the Board, Mr Jones will also continue in his current role as Chief Experience Development Officer for the BTA. “Glenn is a Bermudian... Read more of this article

Column: 1-2-3’s Of The Cultural Tourism Strategy

Column: 1-2-3’s Of The Cultural Tourism Strategy

[Written by Glenn Jones] The new cultural tourism calendar we rolled out this month is robust. Very robust. In fact, it’s hard to know where to begin. Hopefully this will help: my 3-2-1 plan for tracking culture out here this fall. Three | 3 There are three rallying points to the culture calendar. Makes sense. Bermuda has a mysterious charm attached... Read more of this article

Jones To Deliver Presentation In Costa Rica

Jones To Deliver Presentation In Costa Rica

Bermuda’s National Tourism Plan will be “featured as an example of a country’s successful brand strategy at a major destination marketing conference in Costa Rica this week,” the BTA said. The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] will present the plan at the City Nation Place Latin American & Caribbean conference, taking place September... Read more of this article

‘Not Commercialisation, It’s Entrepreneurialism’

‘Not Commercialisation, It’s Entrepreneurialism’

[Written by Glenn Jones] Dear Bermuda, The Bermuda Tourism Authority plan for Shelly Bay Beach is not commercialisation, it’s entrepreneurialism. The proposed execution is non-permanent and entirely removable. It’s cost effective and sustainable – utilising the existing power and parking infrastructure at the site. The plan honours the cultural... Read more of this article