Visit Duluth presented the 2015 Manley & Edwine Goldfine Volunteer of the Year to Sean Flaherty of Perkins Restaurant and Bakery at a noon luncheon today at Greysolon Ballroom.
When Visit Duluth’s new leader starts her job on February 20, she’ll have had a 23-year head start in selling Duluth around the world as a convention and tourism destination. So it will be a smooth transition when Anna Tanski moves from the Visit Duluth Director of Sales position she’s held since 2005 to become […]
Scott Keenan, former Grandma’s Marathon executive director, has been named interim president & CEO at Visit Duluth. The application process for the permanent position is now open. “Scott has over thirty years experience leading this world-class event, running a nonprofit, and managing staff and stakeholders,” said Gerry Goldfarb, Visit Duluth board chair. “In addition, he […]
Duluth’s largest full-service hotel is now also Duluth’s electric car service hotel. The Holiday Inn & Suites Duluth Downtown today began operating two electric car charging stations in its Holiday Center parking ramp at 200 West First Street, for use by hotel guests and the general public. The Holiday Inn Duluth becomes Duluth’s first private […]
The face of Duluth’s booming tourism industry for nearly a quarter of a century is moving on. Visit Duluth President & CEO Terry Mattson, who earlier this year was named Minnesota’s “Outstanding Individual in Tourism,” is leaving in early December after completion of the 23rd annual AMSOIL Duluth National Snocross at Spirit Mountain, Visit Duluth […]
Editor’s Note — Howie is blogging today from the beautiful Holiday Inn & Suites in Downtown Duluth. He’s adding content throughout the morning, as he roams around Duluth’s largest convention center hotel and the Holiday Center — poundin’ away on his well-worn laptop and snapping photos on his trusted iPhone 4s. Enjoy. Good morning from […]