Published on : Thursday, March 23, 2017
The International Tour Management (ITMI) Symposium attracts many including 400 and above tourism professionals. This annual event highlights the place to the main stakeholders of the industry. Many of them play an instrumental role in developing tour itineraries.
To quote Ted Bravos, CEO of ITMI, ‘’ The success of the symposium largely depends upon the guidance and support we receive from the local convention and visitors bureau and its partners. Little Rock far exceeded our expectations by designing extraordinary tours of the area, which were only eclipsed by exciting social events that included culinary feasts and sophisticated entertainment.”
She also said, ‘’we welcomed the opportunity to host this group of tourism professionals,” said Gretchen Hall, Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (LRCVB) President & CEO. “It was a pleasure showcasing our city and our state to key industry influencers who play a crucial role in driving the overall leisure travel market.’’
For the future development of Arkansas tourism, Hall along with her LRCVB team, and Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism Executive Director Kane Webb, offered considerable in-kind and economic support for this tourism event of unique nature.
Besides, many local and state organizations got associated to make this event successful in ITMI history.