Tag Archive: CVB

May 02 2014

Votes requested for Hospitality Employee of the Year

The first full week of May is annually recognized as National Travel and Tourism Week, a tradition first celebrated in 1984. Localized events are presented in cities, states and travel businesses nationwide to champion the power of travel. It was established as National Tourism Week when the U.S. Congress passed a joint resolution in 1983 …

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Apr 24 2014

Business Expo slated

The 19th Annual Business to Business Expo presented by the Longview Chamber of Commerce is set for May 6, 2014 at the Maude Cobb Convention Center. Admission is free to the public and the show is targeted to help businesses connect with other businesses. Longview Business Expo hours are 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and …

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Jan 21 2014

Convention & Visitors Bureau represented at mid-winter conference

Longview will be well represented at the 2014 Texas Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus’ Mid- Winter Conference January 20-23 2014 in Dallas. Margie Harris, Tourism Services Manager for the Longview Chamber of Commerce Convention and Visitors Bureau, will attend conference sessions presented by professionals in the tourism and convention industry to learn new techniques …

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May 10 2013

City showcased at state travel fair

Longview Convention and Visitors Bureau attended the 58th Annual Texas Travel Counselors Conference and Texas Travel Industry’s Travel Fair in Lubbock April 22-25 according to Tourism Services Manager Margie Harris. The Texas Travel Industry Association’s Texas Travel Fair, an annual trade show for TTIA members only, and is held as part of the Texas Travel …

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Apr 26 2013

Hospitality Employee of the Year to be recognized

The first full week in May is annually recognized as National Travel and Tourism Week, a tradition first celebrated in 1984. The front-line travel industry personnel in Longview for example, airport staff, hotel employees, restaurant, and retail workers interact with visitors daily. This year in honor of this special week the Longview Convention and Visitors …

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Jan 05 2012

Celebrate your Chamber’s success

What a great year for YOUR Chamber of Commerce! From obtaining its five-star accreditation from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to creating a brand new Visitor Center, the Longview Chamber of Commerce has given its members more access! Those accomplishments and more will be celebrated at the 2012 Annual Banquet, sponsored by The Cassity Jones …

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Oct 06 2011

CVB promotes Longview at the State Fair of Texas

Margie Harris, Tourism Services Manager of the Longview Convention and Visitors Bureau, will be working the Texas Historical Commission’s booth in the Food and Fiber Pavilion at the State Fair of Texas opening weekend in Dallas. Each year Longview teams up with other tourism partners from the Texas Forest Trail Region to promote their cities …

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