GLCVB Sound Bites

Check out these latest sound bites from some of the people that help make the Greater Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau a great organization. Listen in as staff, board members and Greater Lansing partners talk about what to expect from our area in the future and why Greater Lansing is such a great place to visit!

Fox 47 Morning Blend - May 31, 2016

Brendan Dwyer, GLCVB's Manager of Marketing Communications discusses the 22nd annual Be a Tourist in Your Own Town event on WSYM Fox 47's Morning Blend.

#lovelansing podcast - May 31, 2016 (14 min. mark)

Tracy Padot, GLCVB's VP of Marketing Communications chats about Be A Tourist In Your Own Town with Kelsey Pence of the Lansing State Journal.

Behind the Mitten - April 2016 (audio from Behind the Mitten)

Tracy Padot, GLCVB's VP of Marketing Communications chats with John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman on Behind the Mitten during the Pure Michigan Governor's Conference on Tourism.

LEAP Weekly - April 2016 (video)

Jack Schripsema, CEO of the GLCVB speaks with Bob Trezise of LEAP about the economic impact of tourism in Greater Lansing.

Larson, Clark & VanAcker (audio stream from WJR - Paul W. Smith)

Erik Larson, Executive Director, Impression 5 Science Center, Sandra Clark, Director of the MI Historical Museum & State Archives & Matt Van Acker, Director of the State Capitol's Tour Service tell Paul W. Smith there's lots of educational opportunities in Lansing. May 8, 2014

Mayor Virg Bernero  (audio stream from WJR - Paul W. Smith)

Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero has a fast paced and entertaining conversation with Paul W. Smith live in Lansing. May 8, 2014

Yesomi Umolu & Bob Hoffman  (audio stream from WJR - Paul W. Smith)

Yesomi Umolu, Assistant Curator, Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum and Bob Hoffman, Pubic Relations Manager, Wharton Center for Performing Arts tell Paul W. Smith visitors to Lansing can enjoy music and art on Michigan State University's campus. May 8, 2014.

Jack Schripsema, CEO Greater Lansing CVB - with Paul W. Smith

Paul and Jack talk about some of the major events happening in the Greater Lansing region including Common Ground Music Festival, Be A Tourist In Your Own Town, Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, and more. May 8, 2014.

Jack Schripsema, CEO Greater Lansing CVB - with Paul W. Smith at the 2014 Pure Michigan Governor's Conference on Tourism

Jack talks about the great golfing and family activities in the Greater Lansing region as a great stop in the Pure Michigan tour during May 2014.

Jack Schripsema, CEO Greater Lansing CVB - with Frank Beckman on WJR

Frank discusses golfing in the Greater Lansing area with Jack. The Greater Lansing Convention & Visitor Bureau is launching a new Golf Package program to showcase the excellent golfing opportunities in the area.

Jack Scripsema, CEO Greater Lansing CVB - with Chris Holman of Michigan Business Network

Chris opens the show speaking with Jack Schripsema,CTA, Greater Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau, Lansing, MI, about the GLCVB Annual Meeting. Jack also explains potential growth of the tourism industry in Michigan and their goals for 2013. In addition, they discuss upcoming partnership with national firms.

Bill Geist, DMO Consultant - with Chris Holman of Michigan Business Network

From The Greater Lansing Michigan Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting, Chris speaks with the keynote speaker Bill Geist, Chief Instigator at Zeitgeist Consulting, Madison, WI. Bill explains his background with different bureaus. In addition, he explains ways to market the area and ways visitors help the economy.

Dr. Bonnie Knutson, Team Lansing Board Member - with Chris Holman of Michigan Business Network

From The Greater Lansing Michigan Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting, Chris speaks with Dr. Bonnie J. Knutson about appealing to those who visitor the Lansing area.

Mike Brand, Executive Director of the Wharton Center for Performing Arts - with Chris Holman of Michigan Business Network

From The Greater Lansing Michigan Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting, Chris speaks with Mike Brand, the Executive Director of Wharton Center, about the state of the center and the upcoming events.

Steve Yencich, Michigan Lodging and Tourism Association - with Chris Holman of Michigan Business Network

From The Greater Lansing Michigan Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting, Chris speaks with Steve Yencich from the Michigan Lodging and Tourism Association about the collaboration spirit of the tourism industry. Steve also discusses the importance of transportation.