TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Visit Florida, the state's public-private
tourist promotion concern, suspended print and broadcast
advertising in the U.S. and Canada until further notice, Bud
Nocera, executive vice president and chief operating officer, said.
The decision was based on "the uncertainties of travel at this
point in time," Nocera said.
Meanwhile, the Orlando-Orange County Convention & Visitors
Bureau suspended its national cable TV schedule of spot ads,
pending a meeting with industry representatives to determine "its
next steps," Peter Cranis, vice president of consumer marketing,