Press Releases

LANSING, Mich.—The Greater Lansing Sports Authority (GLSA), Twistars USA Gymnastics Club and the Summit Sports and Ice Complex are pleased to announce that USA Gymnastics has selected Greater Lansing, Michigan as a site for one of its three Women’s Junior Olympic Championship events, the 2017 Junior Olympic Level 9 Eastern Championships. Slated for April 28-30 the event will encompass four regions bringing nearly 500 athletes to the community for three days of top competition.

LANSING, Mich. - The Team Lansing Foundation, along with the Greater Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau (GLCVB), is pleased to recognize Malinda Barr, CTA, Director of Sales with the Staybridge Suites Hotel Lansing/Okemos, as the 2015 Greater Lansing Certified Tourism Ambassador of the Year. Barr was honored at the fifth annual Greater Lansing Certified Tourism Ambassador Star Awards on December 8th at the View at Cooley Law School Stadium.

Lansing, Michigan-October 2, 2015-On October 1st, The GLCVB and Lansing Center announced staffing structure changes at the convention center that are sure to turn the heads of customers and competitors alike. Effective immediately, the role of Lansing Center's Vice President of Sales and Marketing will change to Vice President of Sales and Services enabling several key customer service delivery personnel to fall under the leadership of the sales department.

LANSING, Mich. – The Greater Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau (GLCVB), is pleased to announce that Associate Director of Sales, Amanda Toy CMP, CGMP, GMS, CTA, was awarded the Emerging New Leader Award by the Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE) at their 14th Annual Diamond Awards Banquet held recently at the Marriott Hotel in Troy, Michigan.