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Member News & Updates
The Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc. received accreditation the summer of 2012 from the internationally acclaimed Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP). The accreditation means that the JCVB meets or exceeds global standards in hospitality marketing and development.
Pictured below, JCVB President & CEO, Violet Peters, JCVB Board Chair, Beth Ables and JCVB Board Member, Clark Knighten accept the Jefferson Parish Proclamation presented by Jefferson Parish President John Young acknowledging this accomplishment.
Greg Buisson, owner of Buisson Creative, and former GM of WVUE FOX 8 was awarded the Silver Medal Lifetime Achievement Award February 23, 2013 by the Ad Club of New Orleans, highlighting the annual Addy Awards.
The Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau invites our members to view our Convention & Event Calendar. The calendar is updated as leads become definite; however it is published the 1st week of each month.
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Louisiana is the first state to offer foreign visitors a refund of state and local taxes on goods when purchased from a retailer who is a member of Louisiana Tax Free Shopping. We encourage all retail stores to participate in the program in order to represent and market Louisiana as a Tax Free Shopping state. Increasing international tourism and shopping Louisiana will benefit the entire state as well as business. Click here to view new members!
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Send us an email - Courtney@experiencejefferson.com or Terrie@experiencejefferson.com
Let us help get the word out to your fellow members. The Member-to-Member Newsletters are issued quarterly per calendar year.
Virgie Ott receives the inaugural "Virgie Ott Tourism Award" from JCVB President & CEO, Violet Peters at the 2011 JCVB Annual Membership Luncheon
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The JCVB can help you find a job or fill a position. Our organization, JCVB member companies, and organizations are growing. Positions are available for employment.
Members with job postings to be placed on-line with the JCVB are to contact Terrie Birkel, Communications & Membership Manager. Contact via email or telephone: 504-731-7083.
So many great things happening in Jefferson! Many of our member hotels have completed, or are in the process of major guest-room & public area renovations, Lafreniere Park opened the Spray Park, NOLA Motorsports Park came racing into town with 'karting' and more, Bucktown Harbor, Park and Marina has completed Phase I, and the Bonnabel & Laketown Boat launches include improved recreational areas, and boat slips, and the Jefferson Oyster Trail is now a reality! The Jefferson Parish Artscapes is also a reality after much work and dedication by Jefferson Parish Streets Department in cooperation with beautification programs Read on for more details...