Tag Archive: Longview Convention and Visitors Bureau

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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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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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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Jul 07 2011

Local Chamber, Tourism staff to attend conference

Kelly Hall, Elaine Reynolds, Mitzi Barnes and Margie Harris with the Longview Chamber of Commerce and Longview Convention and Visitors Bureau will attend the 2011 TFEA Annual Conference & Trade Show in Corpus Christi July 7-10. This year’s conference will feature more than 25 educational sessions, great networking opportunities, talent showcases, awards programs and the …

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