team is having fun promoting the new stadium by making creative mementos for their convention clients, tour group planners and visitors: little bags of dirt from the 50 yard line on the stadium construction site, containing blue and silver confetti stars and labeled, "We've got the dirt on the Dallas Cowboys
His strong marketing background coupled with his deep understanding of each industry's impact on economic development provides an amazing perspective to guarantee ACVB
and the Southeast are at the 'top of their game'.
FUN, FUNNER and FUNNEST was the first marketing co-op where partnering companies extended the reach of the ACVB
and took part in value advertising.
Saupe also says that ACVB
staff will travel to Brazil to reach out to the tourism industry there for the first time in 2012.
net web site, a highly trafficked ACVB
promotional tool that brands Atlanta in the U.
is feeling positive about the 2012 tourism season and expects to see advanced bookings, stable hotel rates and a 5 percent increase in the bed tax.
Atlanta is excited to host the 5th Annual TSW Fastest 50," said ACVB
President and CEO Spurgeon Richardson.
The lack of a state sales tax is a big selling point to meeting planners, said Julie Saupe, ACVB
chief executive officer.
is providing City Passes, and the delegates will have MARTA passes to assist in transportation.
E[acute accent]Established in 1913, ACVB
is a private, nonprofit organization created exclusively to market metro Atlanta and Georgia as a premier convention, meeting and leisure destination in the regional, national and international marketplace and to favorably impact the Atlanta economy through conventions and tourism.
Kaladi Brothers and ACVB
representatives conducted several coffee tastings to identify tastes and aromas of particular types of coffee.
Support for "Treasures Fit for Kings" is provided by Arts & Exhibitions International, ACVB
, Brand Atlanta, the High Museum of Art and supported by a grant from the Georgia Tourism Foundation.