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Resources Available to Communicate about Harmful Algal Blooms

To help the tourism industry communicate about the impacts of harmful algal blooms, and why immediate solutions are needed, the Ohio Travel Association has created some documents and research.

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Digital Marketing Techniques Influencing Travel

Digital marketing has emerged as one of the most influential techniques to reach visitors and customers. This form of marketing is often cheap and done in-house. Many travel businesses have figured out how to tap into this market, but there are still infinite growth opportunities. Digital techniques spiral and curve, changing every year, and the travel industry must stay on top of emerging digital trends to stay relevant. After all, this industry is one of the biggest leaders in technology and marketing. 

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Farm and Food-based Travel Create Opportunities for Ohio

Years ago, when you thought about agritourism, images of hay mazes and U-picks were likely top of mind. And although these activities are still offered – and loved by visitors of all ages – there’s a real opportunity for Ohio’s agriculture and travel industries to work together to market and create new, authentic experiences that appeal to foodies, experience-seekers, and niche markets.  

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National Endowment for the Humanities Announces Public Humanities Project Grants

The National Endowment for the Humanities announces Public Humanities Project Grants, with applications due Aug. 9. This funding supports facilitation of community conversations, developing permanent or traveling exhibits and supporting interpretation of historic sites, neighborhoods and regions. These could support living history, guided tours, exhibitions and other public programs.

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Employment Opportunities

07/19/2017

Event Sales Support Associate

Gervasi Vineyard

The event sales support position is responsible for supporting the event sales department in all capacities to assist in the sale of the following: private event space within the GV Destinations venues for weddings, social events and corporate functions.

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07/18/2017

Event Service and Sales Coordinator

Visit Canton

The overall purpose of this position is to assist the vice president of sales with the execution of services for conventions, sporting events and group tours as well as coordinate outreach for special events for Visit Canton.

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07/05/2017

Advanced Service and Sales Associate

Cincinnati Museum Center

The Advanced Sales and Service Associate supports the daily operations of Cincinnati Museum Center. The associate executes processes and procedures necessary to meet the department’s service delivery and sales goals, and is responsible for providing superior hospitality and service.

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