• Springfield, Illinois CVB Welcomed Caitlin Davis

     
    POSTED November 17, 2014
     

Hired as an account executive for the Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau, Caitlin Davis will be working to secure convention, meeting and event business for the city in multiple market segments.

 

Previously a conference coordinator for Western Illinois University, Davis holds a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville and a Master’s in Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration from Western Illinois University.

 

Please visit www.visit-springfieldillinois.com for more information about the Springfield Convention and Visitor Bureau. 

Jumpstarting tourism in cities across the country will be more complicated than simply opening doors again – especially in cities with large populations like Chicago. However, working together proves more effective, and in Chicago, more than 250 businesses are banding together to join Choose Chicago’s new initiative, Tourism & Hospitality Forward. It bolsters a safe reopening that encourages tourism as well as meetings and events in

 

Due to COVID-19, non-essential travel was, or has been, banned for months. Long anticipated trips and in-person gatherings were canceled and people have adjusted to the new normal: staying at home and meeting over Zoom. However, states have been slowly lifting restrictions, and non-essential travel will soon be happening across the country again. However, some may not be as comfortable with the thought of traveling as they were before the pandemic.  

 

Although several cities are opening up again, many offices are still enforcing work from home policies. As they did when Stay at Home first began, plenty of organizations are still offering webinars with insights on how to tackle the new normal. Gaining new knowledge is a great way to use extra time that might have been spent on a commute. 

Here at M+E, we’ll keep the following list updated, as some webinars are live and some are pre-recorded. Please email lauren.pahmeier@tigeroak.com to add more applicable webinars to the list.