Goodday Mineral Wells | 8/20/2020 | Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce Updates
Per the Texas Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus (TACVB): On August 12th, 2020, The Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (TACVB) is pleased to announce the Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce & CVB won 2 “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards in the Under $1,000,000 budget category (change to reflect your DMO budget category. Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce & CVB won “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards for Tourism Branding & Advertising, and Local Awareness. The awards were presented during TACVB’s Virtual Annual Conference in on August 12, 2020.
TACVB’s Idea Fair promotes excellence in destination marketing. Goals of the Idea Fair awards are to generate awareness of the quality work done by TACVB members as they promote their destinations to leisure and business travelers. Members may enter their campaigns in the following categories: Tourism Branding & Advertising, Cooperative Marketing, Convention Promotion, Local Awareness, Sports Marketing, Website/Mobile Site/App, Video and new this year, COVID-19 Messaging. Each award contains three budget categories to allow participation from all TACVB members (Under $1,000,000; $1,000,000 to $3,000,000, and $3 million plus). “Judges’ Choice” winners are selected by a panel of judges comprised of tourism industry experts. A People’s Choice competition allows tourism industry peers to weigh in on their favorites as well.
“We had a record 119 entries this year,” said Jodi Willard, TACVB Idea Fair Chairman. “The winners encountered strong competition and these awards are well-deserved”.
Founded in 1972, the Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (TACVB) provides professional development and training opportunities that give DMO professionals the competitive edge in destination marketing.
Former Co-Founder | June 2020-Nov 2020 | Graduate of Texas Christian University with a background in medical anthropology, psychology, and creative writing. Passionate about writing novels. Loved the Mineral Wells community and all that it had offered her and her family.