Strategic Marketing, Tourism, and Business Development

CJF Marketing International (CJFMI) is a consulting company specializing in the creation and implementation of strategic marketing, tourism programs and business development projects for products and destinations such as shopping centers, attractions, urban entertainment districts, communities and commercial properties throughout the U.S., Caribbean, South America, Mexico, Europe, Russia, Asia, India, the Middle East and Australia. The firm provides comprehensive strategic planning and implementation designed to meet goals and provide solid returns on investments.

Additionally, CJF Marketing International offers marketing training programs and seminars, such as customer service and retail tourism training seminars for developers, municipalities, shopping center associations, development agencies and retailers.

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Career Highlights for CJFMI owner, Carolyn J. Feimster, CRX, CMD

During her last trip to Dubai, Carolyn was interviewed by the Middle Eastern Council of Shopping Centers on the importance of the ICSC/MECSC Certification Program.

Achieved ICSC’s (International Council of Shopping Centers) Trustees Distinguished Service Award in 2000, an achievement that only 127 shopping center professionals in the world have reached as of 2017.

Received the Shopping Tourism Person of the Year Award in 2003 from Shop America Alliance, an award presented as a result of voting by industry peers.

Won a 2017 GOLD SASI (Shop America Salutes Innovation) for “TIME TO SAVE - The Turnaround Story of Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas" and the 2016 BEST IN SHOW and GOLD SASI Award for the “Exclusive China Shopping Promotion with Hainan Airlines and the MA Office of Travel & Tourism.” She has also won multiple SASI awards from Shop America Alliance and MAXI awards from the International Council of Shopping Centers.

Achieved two professional designations from ICSC (International Council of Shopping Center), the CRX which is Certified Retail Property Executive and CMD which is Certified Shopping Center Marketing Director.

What's New for CJF Marketing International?

CJFMI Founder/Owner, Carolyn J. Feimster, CRX, CMD was recently interviewed by Sally Berry who is the owner of TheAttractionsCoach.com. The article titled “Tourism Pro Talks- Carolyn Feimster of CJF Marketing International” can be found here.

Carolyn J. Feimster, CRX, CMD is pleased to announce our new affiliation with Woodcliff, a company that provides management consulting for shopping center companies, retailers, commercial real estate organizations, communities and investors. They work with experts from most facets of commercial real estate to bring solutions to clients for maximizing the potential of income producing properties. CJF Marketing International brings their expertise in Travel & Tourism consulting services to Woodcliff. As an independent contractor of Woodcliff, we now also can offer our clients access to their resources of consultants and services comprising almost every field of the shopping center industry. Woodcliff Realty Advisors, LLC

CJFMI Owner Carolyn J. Feimster was inducted as President of SKÅL International, New York City Chapter for 2018. This is her second term as President, the first time being seven years ago. SKÅL is the premier international travel and tourism organization with the mantra of "Friends Doing Business With Friends. SKÅL International, New York City Chapter

The 2018 Travel Trade Show year has been very busy for Carolyn J. Feimster and her brand, SHOP * DINE * PLAY * USA. They have included Go West, ABA, IITA, NAJ West, ITB in Berlin, Active America China, NAJ East, Discover New England and IPW. Upcoming shows include SYTA, NTA and Travel South Showcase International. Interested in Representation Services? Please write to Carolyn@CJFMarketingInternational.com

In 2016, CJFMI launched our client newsletters full of information about the terrific work our clients are doing, our accomplishments, plus the trade shows we attend. We also include valuable articles, statistics, trends, and much more! Write to Carolyn@CJFMarketingInternational.com to be added to the database for distribution.

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