27
Jun

David Johnson, Claude Bacon named to Visit Owensboro CVB board. Future of Owensboro looks brighter!

Johnson, Bacon named to Visit Owensboro CVB board. Future of Owensboro looks brighter!
This week, he and Claude Bacon, vice president for administration, sales and eCommerce for LinGate Hospitality, were appointed to the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau board of directors.
Mark Calitri, president of the CVB, said, “Both new board members bring a wealth of hospitality and business leadership experience to the table and will help guide the CVB’s mission of increasing hotel occupancy and creating a positive economic impact to Owensboro and Daviess County.”
“Tourism is one of the cornerstones for a growing community,” Johnson said Friday. “So much of our downtown development was to bring more people to the community. I was excited when the mayor appointed me to the CVB board.”
https://www.messenger-inquirer.com/news/local/johnson-bacon-named-to-cvb-board/article_0e3e39df-e0a2-5ea2-b9e1-182888c50dc6.html
Visit Owensboro is the official destination marketing organization for Owensboro and Daviess County Kentucky. www.visitowensboro.com Mark Calitri serves as President/CEO.

25
Jun

Owensboro Kentucky continues to thrive as TownePlace Suites by Marriott opens

Owensboro Kentucky continues to thrive as TownePlace Suites by Marriott opens
“The TownPlace Suites by Marriott is a unique concept for the Owensboro tourism landscape”, said Mark Calitri, President of Visit Owensboro. Calitri pointed to the Marriott press release:
Ideal for travelers who need accommodations for longer stays, this new property offers studio and one-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens, as well as separate living/working and sleeping areas. Guests can work and relax on their own terms in modern suites that feature full kitchens with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, adjustable workspaces with built-in shelves and lighting, a large flat screen television, as well as luxurious new bedding. Most rooms also feature the Home Office™ Suite, designed to provide guests with plenty of storage and flexible space to spread out and make it their own.

https://www.hospitalitynet.org/announcement/41003155/towneplace-suites-by-marriott-owensboro.html

Visit Owensboro is the official destination marketing organization for Owensboro and Daviess County Kentucky. www.visitowensboro.com Mark Calitri serves as President/CEO.