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Why Tourism Matters?

July 10, 2019
Invitations for the 2019 GRCVB Annual Meeting are in the mail queue (both snail mail and email). The theme of this year's event is "Why Tourism Matters." "...tourism is integral to the economic health and vitality of our area and contributes significantly to Wake County's quality of place and its stellar reputation." You will hear more about this thesis from the keynote speaker at the luncheon, Don Welsh, president and CEO of Destinations International, the world's largest resource for destination organizations with more than 5,000 members from 600 destinations in 15 countries. Welsh will be talking about the importance of tourism, how it enhances a community such as ours and how it affects each one of us personally.

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