Back
Annual tourism awards announced by Visit Bloomington
Date: December 24,2016
Time: 12
SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend
Print Print

Annual tourism awards announced by Visit Bloomington


Only very recently Visit Bloomington acknowledged 10 local businesses and marketing organizations and individuals and their contribution in uplifting the image of each those places in the world map. Winners got awarded by locally carved limestone letter ‘B’ for their constructive contribution in the sector of tourism. Few of them even partnered with Visit Bloomington or accepted grants to see the result of tourism in enhancing the economy of the region. 25 Visit Bloomington staffs and few members of the board of directors succeeded in compiling the final list of the award winners.

 
As per a recent release, more than 7,611 jobs are supported by tourism and fosters $362 million visitor spending in Monroe County and Bloomington. However, Limestone Comedy Festival succeeded in winning the Big Event award and drawing tourism to the County. Cardinal Spirit was nominated as 2016’’s Tastemaker. Monroe Lake received award named Health Nut in luring visitors who are interested in improving their health.

 
Visit Bloomington received Lifelong Learner Award in attracting highest number of engaged and academic tourists. Go Express Travel and Hyatt Place received Pragmatic Planner awards in their role of helping small and medium groups coming to Bloomington. The front desk manager of Visit Bloomington, Carol Wilson won the Friend of Tourism award.

Latest Jobs View More...