Five Ways to Use Connect SGF

A partnership with the Convention & Visitors Bureau provides a variety of benefits, many of which can be accessed through the partner portal, Connect SGF.

Here are five things you should do regularly:

  1. Submit Events: The CVB’s online calendar averages 80,000 page views per month. Submit events directly through Connect SGF or at Once approved, events will appear on the calendar at Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to attract attendees, including tourists and locals!

  2. Update Listings: To make sure visitors get the most accurate information for your business, update hours of operation, rates, photos and descriptions directly through the partner portal.

  3. Brag About Your Amenities: Do you offer patio seating, unique cuisine, shuttles or other amenities that set your business apart? Let visitors know what you offer by filling out the Manage Amenities section.

  4. Use the Partner Bulletin and Post Board: Get the latest industry news and see what groups are coming to Springfield. Communicate with other CVB partners by posting your own bulletins showcasing deals, events and news.

  5. Provide Contact Info: Have roles within your company changed or new employees been hired? Check the Contact section to make sure the CVB has updated information.

Those are just a few ways to make Connect SGF work for you. We invite you to log in and explore and hope you’ll check in frequently to see what’s new and keep your information up to date.

Forgot your password? Contact Tonia Castaneda at or call 417-881-5300.

Tonia Castaneda is the Director of Finance and Administration at the Springfield, Missouri, Convention & Visitors Bureau