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After 41 years, Gregory P. Marshall, Senior Vice President and Director of Marketing, has stepped away from his role at Visit Rochester, the official tourism promotion agency for Monroe County.
Visit Rochester is pleased to announce that Amber Brewer has joined the organization as Event Service Specialist. When a convention, conference or competition decides to hold a future event in
Visit Rochester President & CEO Receives Industry and Career Achievement Awards
Friday, November 1, 2019 1:00 PM by Rachel Laber
Photo credit: James Montanus Visit Rochester is pleased to announce that Don Jeffries, the organization’s President & CEO, has been recognized with two significant industry and career achievement
VISIT ROCHESTER HOSTS “EXPLORE ROCHESTER UNDER THE DOME” EVENT
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 8:00 AM by Visit Rochester
Tradeshow-style Expo Showcases Rochester’s Tourism Treasures On Tuesday, September 17, Visit Rochester will host “Explore Rochester Under the Dome,” a tradeshow-style expo designed to introduce the
Visit Rochester, the official tourism promotion agency for Monroe County, is pleased to announce the promotion of Gregory LaDuca to Vice President of Industry Relations and Visitor Experience, Jeanine
Rochester to Welcome American Council of the Blind Annual Conference
Thursday, June 27, 2019 3:00 PM by Rachel Laber
One of the largest annual events in the blind and visually impaired community will take place in Rochester this July. The 2019 American Council of the Blind Conference and Convention will be held in
Rochester to Host the Nation's Leading Adaptive Sports Conference
Thursday, May 16, 2019 3:00 PM by Visit Rochester
Adapt2Achieve Annual Leadership Conference Scheduled June 3-5, 2019 The Nation's Leading Adaptive Sports Conference Will Bring Approximately 200 Professionals to Rochester, New York Disabled Sports
2019 Explore Greater Rochester Visitor Guide Now Available
Monday, April 15, 2019 1:00 PM by Rachel Laber
The 2019 Explore Greater Rochester Guide , the official visitor’s guide to Greater Rochester and Monroe County, is now available. The Explore publication is a partnership between Visit Rochester and
Visit Rochester’s Amanda Pfeil Receives Prestigious Certified Meeting Professional Credential
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 11:00 AM by Rachel Laber
Visit Rochester is pleased to announce that Amanda Pfeil, Director of Event Services, has successfully received her Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) credential from the Events Industry Council.
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