MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting a tourism marketing update on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, located at 8121 Amalfi Place in Myrtle Beach. Presentations will begin at 9 a.m.

The keynote speaker is Seth Forman, general manager of destinations for Travelzoo, a global internet media company and publisher of travel, entertainment and local deals. Forman has 10 years of experience in travel and digital media companies such as Travelzoo, Travel Ad Network and Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

In addition, travel and tourism updates will be given by: Scott Schult, executive vice president of marketing for the MBACC/CVB; Danna Lilly, director of the CVB; Dolly Chewning, international marketing manager for the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism; a representative from the city of Myrtle Beach to discuss sports tourism; and a representative from Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday.

For more information on the 2015 tourism marketing update, go to or call (843) 626-7444. Information on Myrtle Beach area marketing initiatives can be found at