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New Ohio Trails Website is Looking for Your Trails

A new website has been launched to help outdoor enthusiasts find trails to explore in Ohio. Created by ODNR, this website is the result of the Ohio Trails Partnership, of which Ohio Travel Association has been involved with since the beginning. Now it's time to populate the site.


"Buckeye" Chocolate and Peanut Butter Experiences Needed by an Ohio Tourism Leadership Academy Group

That's right! Those delicious chocolate and peanut butter treats that have become synonymous with Ohio may soon have their own 'trail.' As part of the Ohio Tourism Leadership Academy, some of the class members need your help in identifying unique chocolate Buckeyes in Ohio.


Network of PR Professionals Formed by TourismOhio

This year TourismOhio is creating a network of industry public relations/communications professionals to coordinate key messages and resources (economic impact data, news releases and images) for earned media opportunities throughout the state. Interested PR professionals and those serving as spokespersons for tourism organizations may contact Tamara Brown at


Ohio Voters Support a Later and more Unified School Start

Ohio voters want more time in the summer to spend with families and to earn money, and they want less time in hot classrooms.   In response to Senator Gayle Manning’s introduction of Senate Bill 34, a bill which would make starting school after Labor Day the default unless local school boards hold public hearings, the Ohio Travel Association worked with a renowned public opinion polling firm to explore how Ohioans feel about the issue. Public Opinion Strategies conducted a statewide survey of 800 registered Ohio voters in September.

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Marketing Assistant

Greater Cleveland Aquarium

The Greater Cleveland Aquarium is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, detail-oriented, creative, conservation-minded, animal-loving team player to join its 3-person, in-house “agency.” The Marketing Assistant must be a confident verbal communicator and a solid writer.

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