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Friends to compete in triathlon to support Peggy Seigler

...this morning in the Savannah River, Seigler will be there solely to cheer on her friends.The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau vice president of sales and marketing, Seigler is battling a rare form of cancer. She said earlier this week that she's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-27/friends-ro-compete-t
Ironman pumps money into downtown Augusta businesses

...expected to top $4 million, according to figures compiled by the Augusta Sports Council and Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau.As in years past, September remains a busy, lucrative month for downtown businesses.Technet Augusta, an international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-19/ironman-pum
Rants & Raves

...great news and foresight into the new businesses and locations. You should have a job at the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau. Or do you have one already? DON'T DISPARAGE diversity. If your color was the other way, you would wish for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-13/rants-raves
Cindy Crawford

...of commerce, Augusta Technical College advisory board for Culinary Arts program, Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau hospitality committee, Cater Source Magazine, Golden harvest Food Bank, American Cancer Society, Administrator...

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Georgia tourism conference opens at Augusta Convention Center

...according to a news release.Exhibitors will provide information about their products and services. The convention and visitors bureaus for Augusta and Columbia County are working together to hold a modern spin on an old-fashioned "lock party" at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-02/georgia-tourism-conference-o
Aiken fatality highlights golf cart safety

...horn requirements to make the carts "street legal," said Barry White, the director of the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau."If someone breaks one of these laws, our officers usually give a warning," Morris said of Columbia County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/aiken-fatality-highlights-gol
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 good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-23/riders-brave-heat-te
Tourism conference ends Friday with speech from Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal

...Representatives from state convention and visitors bureaus, lodging sites, tour and travel...Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus and Georgia Department of Economic...for the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau. "It feels good for them to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-05/tourism-con
September events expected to generate $9 million in tourist spending

...spending this month, reported the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council.The tourism payoff...great city," said Barry White, the president of the visitors bureau. "We're honored to host a conference that recognizes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-01/september-e
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-