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Greater Clarks Hill Regional Library asks for public's help identifying historic photos

...could support a $7,000 project the Convention and Visitors Bureau started last month to possibly develop a smartphone...DuTeau, the executive director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau.DuTeau said the bureau is working with the historical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/greater-clarks-hill-regional
Albuquerque looks for another boost from 'Saul'

...advertising "Better Call Bell."Already the city's visitors' bureau has created a Web site to help tourists find sites...a vice president for the Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau, said interest in Breaking Bad-related Albuquerque...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-14/albuquerque-looks-another-boost-sau
January tourism impact expected to be $2 million

...estimated at 2,700 with an impact of $1.2 million, according to information provided by the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council."Augusta's hospitable spirit sets a great stage to showcase our sport's best...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-13/january-tourism-impact-exp
Biz Bits

...Calhoun Real Estate Co. BARRY WHITEAward/honor: Received the Larry Allen Tourism Leadership Award from the Georgia Association of Convention & Visitors BureauDetails: He is president and CEO of the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-03/biz-bits
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
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
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
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
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
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