Preservation Society of Newport County, Newport Harbor Hotel and RI Hospitality Association stopped by The Open Forum today to discuss travel and tourism.

Guests today included

  • Trudy Coxe, Executive Director of Preservation Society Of Newport County
  • Dale Venturini, President of Hospitality Association
  • Kristine Cox, General Manager of Newport Harbor Hotel

12:30pm – 1pm

1pm – 2pm

Listen to “The Open Forum with Ryan Belmore” every weekday from 12:30pm – 2pm on 1540 AM WADK Newport and online at

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).