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2018 Illinois Excellence in Tourism Awards

Start planning your entries now, to get ready for the 2018 Awards!

 

2018 SPEAKERS

Director, Illinois Office of Tourism

Governor of Illinois

Vice President, Research & Analytics at Brand USA

Founder and President of Tourism & More

Chairman and CEO of Sage Policy Group

VP Communications & Media Relations at TimeZoneOne

First Lady of Illinois & President of the Ounce of Prevention Fund

LGBTQ Travel Expert and Co-Author of the Handbook of LGBT Tourism & Hospitality Marketing: A Guide for Business Practice

Travel Journalist, Photographer & Marketer

Executive Producer of KWQC’s Paula Sands Live

Travel & Food Writer and Photographer, Emmy®-Award Winning TV Producer and Founder of LLmedia

Publisher & Executive Editor at Windy City Times

 

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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