45 years later, Virginia is for Lovers is one of the most highly recognized tourism slogans in the world! Join us for a 2-day interactive event that will help you incorporate the Virginia is for Lovers brand in your marketing strategy. This orientation program is most beneficial for local tourism directors, and managers/owners of Virginia tourism properties.
Orientation will be held 4 times in 2014:
This is a two-day session- Day One: 10:00am – 5:00pm- Day Two: 8:30am – 2:00pm
Hotel Room: $99/night
LOCATION Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Downtown 501 East Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23219Phone: 804.344.4300
Through classroom sessions and on-the-water field trips, attendees will learn how to enhance river-based recreation in their communities. Presentations will cover economic impact, planning and design, resource protection and other topics related to river recreation. Virginia Secretary of Commerce Maurice Jones will deliver the keynote address.
The workshop also will provide opportunities to explore the newly developed Southern Virginia Wild Blueway and other recreational resources in the area.
The workshop is being hosted by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, the National Park Service, Mecklenburg County and the Virginia Tourism Corp. For details and to register, go to http://tiny.cc/riverrec, or email email@example.com.
Sunday, November 16 - Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Hyatt Regency Reston
1800 Presidents Street, Reston, Virginia 20190 USA
Maximize Virginia's Tourism Potential
Participate in engaging tourism marketing and development sessions
Identify new and game changing ideas to stay competitive
Evaluate tourism's economic impact, industry trends and marketing strategies
Leverage new opportunities through networking and relationship building
Advance Virginia's prominence as a premier, global, travel destination
Virginia Hospitality & Travel Association
Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus
Virginia Tourism Corporation