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2018 Illinois Excellence in Tourism Awards

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2018 Announcements

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PREVIOUS SPEAKERS

Director, Illinois Office of Tourism

Governor of Illinois

Television Explorer and Host of the Travel Channel’s Mysteries at the Museum

Brand Expert, Entrepreneur and founder of Johnny Cupcakes, World’s First T-Shirt Bakery

Former sitting professor at Harvard & MiT’s edX labs, international best selling author, Pulitzer Prize nominee, and former Head of Marketing at Travelzoo

Founding Partner of Destination Better, and former Director of Global Corporate Responsibility at Sabre

Senior Vice President, Public Communications Inc.

Sales Director, Tourism at Sojern

Director of Partnerships, Saffire

CEO and CoFounder of CrowdRiff

Destination Expert

Grammy-Winning Composer

 

LATEST NEWS

Monday, March 27, 2017
POSTED BY Illinois Governor's Conference on Travel & Tourism
Posted in News

Over 400 travel and marketing experts gathered in Springfield to celebrate past successes in state tourism and collaborate on future marketing opportunities. SPRINGFIELD, Il., March 23, 2017 – The state’s premier gathering of tourism industry and marketing professionals took place in Springfield this week at the President Abraham Lincoln – A Doubletree by Hilton Hotel. […]

 
 

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