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Khyra Walker is the Public Relations Coordinator for the Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau.

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Khyra Walker
Public Relations Coordinator
Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
kwalker@VisitAthensGA.com
706-357-4543

Annual Meeting & Hospitality Awards 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:00 PM by Khyra Walker

ATHENS, Ga. (October 20, 2016) - The Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) held its annual meeting Thursday, October 20, highlighted by the release of new economic impact figures for Athens-Clarke County and the presentation of the annual Athens Hospitality Awards.

Visitors to Athens-Clarke County spent $281.31 million in 2015, according to the 2015 Travel Economic Impact on Georgia State, Counties and Regions study prepared for the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) by the United States Travel Association (USTA).