Author Archives: Sean Dixon

CVB Adds to Staff

Celine Roberts has joined the CVB staff as advertising sales assistant in the marketing department. Celine works closely with Jane Rips, partner development manager, in informing business owners about how the bureau markets the city to visitors and how partnering with the bureau gets those visitors through the doors of local retailers, restaurants and attractions. […]
Read More...
Posted in CVB Staff. Comments closed

True Talk Wraps up for 2017

Production for the 2017 True Talk campaign is complete with a variety of businesses participating. The campaign includes one-minute videos and blog posts featuring local business owners explaining why they love living and working in Springfield. This marks the second year for the True Talk campaign. The videos can be viewed at www.springfieldmo.org/truetalk. Here’s one […]
Read More...
Posted in Marketing. Comments closed

CVB Hiring for Two Positions in Marketing Department

The Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking applicants for an advertising sales assistant and a digital media assistant. Advertising Sales Assistant The advertising sales assistant will assist the partner development manager in generating private revenue through advertising sales and partner retention efforts. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Promote sale of advertising in CVB publications, internet advertising, […]
Read More...
Posted in CVB Staff. Comments closed

Don’t Miss This Educational Workshop

Have you signed up for the Missouri Travel Council workshop set for 9:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. May 18 at Old Kinderhook in Camdenton? Developing a Winning Sales and Marketing Plan will feature a panel of professionals discussing the importance and interaction of brand identity, marketing, promotion and sales at all different levels – state, […]
Read More...
Posted in Educational Opportunities. Comments closed

CVB Celebrates National Travel & Tourism Week

National Travel & Tourism Week is May 7-13 and the Convention & Visitors Bureau is celebrating by giving away The Ultimate Springfield Staycation. The drawing is an effort by the CVB to increase awareness of the importance of the travel industry to the local economy and showcase some of the city’s tourism amenities, including two […]
Read More...
Posted in Events, Marketing. Comments closed

Marketing Assistant Hired

Tonia Castaneda has joined the Convention & Visitors Bureau staff as marketing assistant. She is responsible for maintaining partner information in the CVB’s client relationship management software program, managing the Discover SGF training program and administrative assistance to the marketing department. Prior to joining the CVB, Castaneda was employed at Ozarks Public Television. Contact Castaneda […]
Read More...
Posted in CVB Staff. Comments closed

Help Wanted: Marketing Assistant

The Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau is hiring a marketing assistant.  Details for this position and how to apply are below: Summary: Provides general support to the marketing department through the coordination of marketing publications, special events, research programs and the maintenance of partner and event data. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Other duties may be […]
Read More...
Posted in CVB Staff. Comments closed

CVB Website Breaks Record

While most people were spending Christmas Day opening presents, eating big meals and enjoying time with family, Sean Dixon was busy checking website numbers. Dixon had a big goal for the Convention & Visitors Bureau website this year and on Christmas Day, his dream came true. Dixon, interactive media manager for the CVB, wanted to […]
Read More...
Posted in Marketing, Statistics. 2850 Comments

Locals Invited to Instameet

Local photographers and bloggers are invited to attend an Instameet at 6 p.m. time Nov. 3 at Mother’s Brewing Co. Guests at this free event organized by the Convention & Visitors Bureau will get a behind-the-scenes tour of the brewery and opportunities to take photographs to share on their social media channels. The goal is […]
Read More...
Posted in Networking. 1795 Comments

CVB Receives Award for Website

The Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau received a silver 2015 W3 Award for its website from the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. Receiving over 4,800 entries, The W3 Awards honors outstanding Websites, Web Marketing, Web Video, Mobile Sites/Apps & Social content created by some of the best interactive agencies, designers, and creators worldwide. Sean […]
Read More...
Posted in Awards. 2142 Comments

Search the Issues & Info Archives