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Miami Carnival PR Maven Welcomed as New Board Member for the GMCVB.



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Yvette N.Harris, president and CEO of the purpose-driven boutique public relations company Harris Public Relations, was welcomed as one of the 15 new board members for the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau(GMCVB) at the 2022 Annual meeting that took place at the organizations’ 2022 annual meeting held at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County. Harris will also serve as the Multicultural Tourism & Development Chair.

Harris, known as the “go-to publicist,” is a PR Storyteller and DEI strategist who is a recognized leader in multicultural communications. She uses her voice to tackle issues of diversity and inclusion and generate thoughtful, positive, and newsworthy stories that amplify the voices of Black and Brown in marginalized and underserved communities.

“As an advocate for diversity, I am both humbled and excited about this opportunity to be a part of an organization that has an intentional and solid commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion embedded in how the GMCVB operates internally and externally,” states Harris.

This standout strategic PR Strategist has been orchestrating a quiet revolution within the public relations industry for over 25 years. Harris, a native New Yorker, began her public relations career with the United States Environmental Protection Agency(EPA) in 1990. She managed the public relations activities for Superfund hazardous waste sites.

As a savvy businesswoman and single mother, Yvette’s approach is distinctive. Her innate understanding of the traditional and ever-changing media landscape, harnessed with a passion for positivity and enthusiasm, has resulted in her unique network of long-term and mutually beneficial partnerships. She has carved out a niche within the community, business, arts and culture, and Caribbean landscape.

About Harris Public Relations:

Harris Public Relations has developed a national footprint and strong track record within the community, arts and culture, and business arena for over 25 years. We are a very hands-on approach that contributes significantly to positive storytelling on behalf of many communities and organizations throughout the nation and globally. 

As a leading strategic communications company, our potent mixture of creativity, energy, and passion has allowed us an unparalleled network of partnerships. As a result, we stay updated with global trends that exceed industry standards. 

About the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB):

The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is an accredited not-for-profit sales and marketing organization whose mission is to attract visitors to Greater Miami and the Beaches for leisure, business, meetings, and conventions. For a vacation guide, visit our website at or call 1.888.76. MIAMI (US/Canada only) or 305.447.7777. To reach the GMCVB offices, dial 305.539.3000. Meeting planners may call 1.800.933.8448 (US/Canada only) or 305.539.3071 or visit To get further engaged with Miami and the Beaches, join the conversation by following us on our social media channels at, and

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