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Convention and Visitors Bureaus and Chambers of Commerce

Vegas Means Business. Go NYC. Choose Chicago. The nation's top cities are vying to be the best meeting and convention towns.

I provide a big-picture look at marketing and tourism trends for Convention and Visitors Bureaus as well as Chambers of Commerce. At-a-glance directories are provided for easy reference.

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What's in a Name for CVBs? Everything
More and more of the nation's CVBs are changing their names in hopes of changing perceptions about just what they do.

Destination DC Launches "Civil War to Civil Rights" Tourism Campaign
DC Tourism executives turn to the past to help drive tourism of the future. Discover their plan to commemorative "Civil War to Civil Rights."

Prince William County/Manassas CVB Gears Up For Tourism Battle
The "Washington, D.C. area's best-kept secret" wants to be not-so-secret and their launching an extensive campaign to let the cat out of the bag.

Owensboro CVB Celebrates "Father of Bluegrass"
The city of Owensboro, Kentucky honors the legendary "Father of Bluegrass" with a multi-year celebration, and you're invited.

Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
The official website of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority shows meeting and travel professionals the business side of Sin City.

Chicago Convention & Tourism Bureau
The reason so many meeting planners "choose Chicago" could be this slick website packed with all the information you'll need to plan a successful event.

Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau
A bare bones site, planners will find only the basics on meetings in Orlando, Fla. here.

NYC - The Official Guide
The official page of NYC is as big, bold and eye-catching as the city itself. Not just flash, this site offers substantial substance for planners looking to go NYC.

Anaheim/Orange County Visitors & Convention Bureau
The Anaheim/Orange County Visitors & Convention Bureau site promises "one stop shop service," and delivers.

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