Category Archives: CVBs

2017 CVB Selfie Contest: True Selfies

CVBs share their unique perspectives on picture-perfect places for your next meeting As event professionals put a premium on injecting authentic local experiences into events, we increasingly reach out to the local experts—CVBs—for help finding places and activities that will allow guests to really understand the heart and soul of a location. As important as…

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Baltimore Bustling With Redevelopment, Luring Business Travelers

Baltimore has reinvented itself several times over the past few decades. Each time, it has gained attention as an important destination for business travelers. “Baltimore’s skyline is currently dotted by construction cranes that are assembling new developments to completely transform its horizon,” says Al Hutchinson president and CEO of Visit Baltimore, the city’s CVB. One…

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Show Off Your City in the 2017 CVB Selfie Contest

We want you out of the office and celebrating your city—for our fourth annual selfie contest, which is officially underway! This year, we want you to show us a hidden gem in your city—something that will surprise tourists and even some of your fellow residents. It could be an activity nobody would expect people to…

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California Travel Ban Provokes Scorn and Cancellations

California’s ban on state-funded travel to states with LGBTQ discriminating laws has set off a range of reactions in the eight affected states, including a full-blown political feud in one of them. Tennessee’s state Senate passed a resolution mocking California and calling for the state to pass a reciprocal ban. A website in Alabama speculated state-funded California collegiate sports teams might not…

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