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Augusta military conference returns to highlight technology at Fort Gordon

...don't think you can overemphasize its importance."Barry White, the president and CEO of the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau, said the conference generated more than $2 million in revenue last year from visitor spending.Featured speakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-25/augusta-military-conference-
Riders brave heat in test run at Wildwood Games

...I think in terms of participation it far exceeded what we were expecting," said Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau executive director Randy DuTeau. "I think when you put on a first-time event there's always going to be the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-23/riders-brave-heat-te
Candidate bios

...ImprovementsPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Two terms on the Augusta Commission; two years, mayor pro tem; Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau; University Hospital board; Legislative Policy Council and past Seventh District president, Georgia Municipal AssociationFAMILY...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-19/candidate-bios
Ways to improve Riverwalk Augusta discussed

...consistently maintained," said Jennifer Bowen, the vice president of product development for the Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau. "When I got here in 1993 or 1994, the riverwalk was buzzing. There was a snow cone operator down there. There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-17/ways-improv
Visitors bureau works to increase area tourism

...director of the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau, described how a convention and visitors bureau or destination marketing organization...methods the Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau utilizes to increase tourism and visitor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/23/yrb_136796.shtml
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Visitor spending in August expected at $1.8 million

...organizations expect the city will draw nearly $1.8 million in visitor spending next month.The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau and Augusta Sports Council said Thursday that visitors attending meetings, reunions and events in August will generate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-24/visitor-spe
Visitor spending in Augusta expected at about $8 million for July

...according to a report released by the Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council.The Nike Peach Jam...said Barry White, the president and CEO of the visitors bureau. "We are seeing more large conferences, which require...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-27/visitor-spe
Evacuation ordered for island on North Carolina's Outer Banks

...prepared, but we are not overly concerned at this point," said Lee Nettles, the executive director the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau. He pointed out that forecasters were predicting the storm would move fast and be less severe than others in locals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-02/evacuation-ordered-island-nor
Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia On My Mind Day to be treat for tourists, locals

...Trolley, Woodruff Arts Center, Georgia Lottery, Somewhere in Augusta, Woodrow Wilson Boyhood Home and Convention & Visitors Bureau or tourism representatives from Liberty County (Hinesville), DeKalb County (Decatur), Gwinnett County (Larenceville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-09/ramblin-rhodes-georgi
Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau names new director

The Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau has a new leader. Board Chairman Rick Crawford announced...commerce and the county development authority. The visitors bureau recently relocated to be with the chamber and development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-01/columbia-county-convention