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 […]
Former Visit Duluth leader Terry Mattson has been named president and CEO of Visit St. Paul, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is reporting. Read more.
The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, in partnership with Kernz & Kompany, for the third year in a row has produced a unique calendar and most Twin Ports residents will instantly recognize the individuals who make up the respective months in the calendar. The calendar titled Celebrating Their Service pays homage to local historical […]
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 […]
The countdown is on for the greatest spectacle on Lake Superior. Tall Ships Duluth 2013 kicks off with a Grand Parade of Sail at approximately 2 p.m. today underneath Duluth’s Aerial Lift Bridge and into Canal Park. It’s a rare chance to see the grandest ships of yore as the sights and sounds of history […]
A local pulse, from regional movers-and-shakers, on Tall Ships Duluth 2013, a major Duluth summer festival which begins Thursday along the beautiful waterfront: Duluth Mayor Don Ness: “Tall Ships is a great showcase for many of the unique attributes Duluth brings to the upper Midwest. Our maritime heritage, the natural beauty of our city, the […]
A big hats off to Visit Duluth (Terry Mattson, staff), the DECC (Dan Russell, Jeff Stark, others) and the City of Duluth (Don Ness, David Montgomery, Duluth City Councilors, others) for yet another amazing Duluth 4th Fest event on Thursday at beautiful Bayfront Festival Park. The park looked fantastic, the event was professionally marketed and […]
At its annual membership meeting on May 7, Visit Duluth recognized the recipient of its annual “Monnie and Erwin Goldfine Volunteer of the Year” award. This year’s award was presented to Ken Aparicio, owner of the Cotton Mansion Bed & Breakfast for his extraordinary volunteer efforts. Ken is a former Visit Duluth board member serving […]