WHO: The Greater Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau (GLCVB) staff, Board of Directors as well as area hospitality industry staff and other regional community leaders.
WHAT: Executive leadership of the GLCVB will give an overview of the highlights and successes of a record-breaking 2017 for the GLCVB and the local hospitality industry. Presenters will also offer a glimpse into key 2018 initiatives. Additionally, the 5th annual selection of Greater Lansing Community Champions will be recognized for their dedication in supporting the local economy by keeping their events in the region. Other awards to be presented include: CTA Star of the Year, the Greater Lansing Sports Authority Partner and Sports Volunteer of the Year.
WHERE: Breslin Student Events Center, 534 Birch Road, East Lansing
WHEN: Thursday, February 22, 2018
8:30 a.m. – Registration, Networking, Breakfast Buffet
9-10 a.m. – GLCVB Presentation & Awards
10 a.m. – Behind the Scenes Tours of Breslin Center
10:30 a.m. - Conclusion
WHY: To gain a better understanding of the critical and multi-tiered impact of tourism on Greater Lansing’s economy and interview GLCVB executive leadership as well as newly-awarded Greater Lansing Community Champions.
The mission of the GLCVB is to promote the region as a visitor destination to impact the area’s economy.