The Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau presented its 2011 Salute to Travel & Tourism awards Feb. 17 at University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center. Award recipients are: Pinnacle Award: Dr. Thomas and Karen Sweeney, founders of Sweeny’s Museum of Civil War History. The Pinnacle Award is for individuals who have been active in the travel industry
Mark your calendar for 6 p.m. Feb. 17 for the annual Salute to Travel & Tourism awards banquet!
The Convention & Visitors Bureau today honored three board members who are leaving the board this year. Jerry Harmison, of Harmison and Pearson Law Firm, has served on the board the past year as the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce chair-elect. Greg Horton, CEO at Integrity Home Care, served during 2010 as the appointee of
Due to technical difficulties, nominations for the annual Salute to Travel & Tourism Awards have not been received by the Convention & Visitors Bureau. If you made nominations, please go to http://springfieldmo.org/nominations/ and resubmit. We apologize for the inconvenience.
If you have not yet made a nomination, we encourage you to do so! Awards are presented in five categories at our annual banquet on Feb. 17, 2011. For details and to make a nomination, go to http://springfieldmo.org/nominations/.
Congratulations to Kirk Hansen of Fantastic Caverns who was inducted into the Missouri Tourism Hall of Fame!