This month at the CVB: Annual Meeting is Oct. 24, welcome Alvieann Chandler, Homewood Suites Athens opening soon, Georgia Tourism Product Development grant applications now open, congratulations to local 40 under 40 winners. Read more, inside!
Author: Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization for Athens-Clarke County, Georgia. Our primary goal is to increase the economic impact of the hospitality and visitor industry by attracting individual visitors, group tours and meetings and conventions to Athens. Tourism WORKS for Athens, contributing $273.40 million in spending, 2,600 jobs and $17.86 million in local and state tax revenue in 2014.
Monday, September 17, 2018 10:00 AM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
Latest news and opportunities from the Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau, including:
- Sales staff promotions
- Wild Rumpus receives major grant
- Jeremiah Cook receives scholarship to international
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 1:00 PM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
ATLANTA, June 5, 2017— Two Athens restaurants have been awarded the 2017/2018 “100 Plates Locals Love” distinction by Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division (GDEcD). Georgia
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 8:00 AM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
Athens, Georgia, is set to add 192 hotel rooms connected to The Classic Center, the downtown’s convention and performing arts space, with the opening of a Hyatt Place in spring 2017. The new hotel
Monday, June 6, 2016 9:38 AM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
ATLANTA, Georgia (June 6, 2016) --
Three Athens restaurants have been awarded the 2016/2017 “100 Plates Locals Love” distinction by Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division
Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau newsletter for May, 2016 includes updates on CVB activities, downtown Athens, international connections, visiting media, local hospitality newsmakers, and more.