Ina Lee is the owner of Travelhost Magazine of Greater Fort Lauderdale, now celebrating its 37th year. She has been received numerous national awards as the best Travelhost in the country. Ms. Lee has dedicated herself to Fort Lauderdale Beach since l986 when she founded the Beach Council of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce. She is vice chair of the Beach Redevelopment Advisory Board of the City of Fort Lauderdale and serves on the Council of Economic Advisors for the Chamber as well as the Tourism and Travel Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
She was recently honored as Tourism Icon on Fort Lauderdale’s Walk of Fame and is a recipient of the Chamber’s Carolyn Michaels Leadership Award. She was awarded the Broward Days Advocate of the Year for her work on beach renourishment.
Ms. Lee was the founder of Winterfest and propelled it into a nationally recognized festival.
Ms. Lee has served the tourism industry for 20 years as the vice chair of the Marketing and Advertising Committee of the Convention and Visitors Bureau.
She was a senior Seminar Leader for Landmark Worldwide for 10 years, leading transformational seminars to thousands of people.
She has been a student and teacher of meditation for 45 years, and currently teaches free weekly classes at George English Park Tennis Recreation Center, Fort Lauderdale.