Established in 1999 by John Youden's Producciones Viva, Mexico Boutique Hotels is a collection of 45 upscale, independent member properties hand-picked for their intimacy, high level of service and outstanding attributes. Some are housed in exquisitely restored architectural gems, others are paeans to Mexican cuisine, still others showcase the sleekly modern but they each encourage guests to savor the many fascinating traditions of this vast country and all offer guests a unique travel experience. Typically less than 50 rooms in size, they are often destinations unto themselves. Based in Puerto Vallarta, MBH is staffed by an experienced team of travel and hospitality professionals who both live and work in Mexico.
The Mexico Tourism Board (MTB) brings together the resources of federal and state governments, municipalities and private companies to promote Mexico's tourism attractions and destinations internationally. Created in 1999, the MTB is Mexico's tourism promotion agency, and its participants include members of both the private and public sectors. The MTB has offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America.
Mineral Acquisition Partners (MAP), founded in 1989, focuses primarily on the acquisition and management of natural gas royalty interests in the onshore United States. In 2004, MAP expanded its focus to include renewable energy royalty interests primarily associated with U.S. wind power projects.
MLS W.O.R.K.S. is Major League Soccer's community outreach initiative dedicated to addressing important social issues affecting young people. Areas of focus include health and wellness, education, respect, fair play, leadership, human rights, and diversity with an emphasis directed at school-aged children.
San Juan, Capital City of Puerto Rico, was founded in 1521, and is recognized as one of the oldest cities in the American Hemisphere. It has a population of 437,745, and has around 47.5 square miles. San Juan offers a beautiful and ample catalog of century's old fortification work, constituting one of our dearest symbols of identity as a people in the world.
Based in San Jose, Costa Rica, Nature Air is Central America's premier airline for adventure travel, luxury vacations and eco tours with 74 daily flights to 17 exotic vacation spots in Costa Rica and Panama.
NBA Cares is the league's social responsibility program that builds on the NBA's long tradition of addressing important social issues in the United States and around the world. In October 2005, NBA Cares set forth goals to be achieved by 2010, with the league, players and teams to contribute $100 million for charity, donate more than 1 million hours of hands-on volunteer service to communities around the world, and build more than 250 places where kids and families can live, learn and play.
The Nike Foundation in 2005 began investing in adolescent girls as powerful agents of change in the developing world. This focus emerged from the company's desire to support the world's developing countries, recognizing the benefits that both Nike's business and consumers derive from emerging economies. Funded by Nike, Inc., the Foundation leverages the brand's drive for innovation and positive change, and its ability to inspire both. We believe that when girls receive support and realize opportunity for their futures, they can become an unexpected and powerful force in transforming their families, communities and the world.
Nokia is the world leader in mobility, driving the transformation and growth of the converging Internet and communications industries. We make a wide range of mobile devices with services and software that enable people to experience music, navigation, video, television, imaging, games, business mobility and more. Developing and growing our offering of consumer Internet services, as well as our enterprise solutions and software, is a key area of focus. We also provide equipment, solutions and services for communications networks through Nokia Siemens Networks.
Orkin's Fight the Bite campaign was created to help American homeowners reclaim their yards and save lives in Africa by waging war on mosquitoes and the deadly diseases they can carry. Orkin and its sister pest control companies will donate at least $100,000 in 2008 to Nothing But Nets for 10,000 bed nets! To learn more about the Fight the Bite campaign, please visit nets.orkin.com.