Beachwood Convention & Visitors Bureau Receives 4 First Place Marketing Awards
Columbus, OHIO. The Ohio Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus (OACVB) held its 17th Annual Awards of Excellence Luncheon in Columbus, Ohio on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. MIDDY Awards are presented for destination marketing and tourism development. Amir Eylon, former Ohio Tourism Director and current Vice President of Partner Engagement for Brand USA, served as Master of Ceremonies. Recipients are recognized for excellence in objective, results, creativity and originality. All entries are judged by a team of experts in the communications, advertising, public relations, publications and/or tourism fields from outside of the OACVB membership. The Beachwood CVB won awards for its creative promotion of Beachwood as an overnight leisure destination for dining, shopping, and entertainment, as well as a great location for business meetings and events. “The Beachwood CVB is honored to be recognized by its peers and to receive these 4 prestigious awards,” said Patty Lampert, President of the Beachwood CVB. “We believe once you visit, the experience will bring you back.” Convention and visitors bureaus are best described as destination marketing organizations and are responsible for travel and tourism product awareness to visitors.