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Dan Lincoln to Retire from the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau

2017-12-07 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced today the retirement of President and CEO Dan Lincoln. Lincoln, who restored national prominence to Cincinnati’s tourism and convention scene, will retire on Dec. 31. The CVB has engaged a national search firm to replace Lincoln. Current Chief Operating Officer Mike Laatsch will serve as Interim CEO until a successor is named.    More >

Cincinnati USA CVB continues to host influential decision-makers

2017-11-14 :: Key decision-makers for major meetings and conventions will once again gather in Cincinnati this week, as the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau hosts the 58th Annual Service Club Leaders Conference, Nov. 16-18.   More >

Convention and Meeting Planners to Gather in Cincinnati

2017-10-24 :: Cincinnati will be on display this week as more than 400 meeting planners representing hundreds of future conventions, meetings and events convene in the Queen City for a series of tradeshows hosted by Connect Meetings, Oct. 24-26.   More >

Tourism Counts: Cincinnati visitors inject $5 billion into local economy

2017-09-27 :: In 2016, more than 26 million people visited the Cincinnati region and spent $5 billion collectively, according to a new report, The Economic Impact of Tourism in the Greater Cincinnati Region. Growth in the region’s travel and tourism industry outpaced national averages in most key categories, reflecting the local industry’s trend of year-over-year progress.   More >

Cincinnati USA CVB Creates New Multicultural Sales Team

2017-09-21 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced the creation of a new multicultural sales team to build on its success in attracting multicultural meetings and conventions to the region.     More >


52 Places to Go in 2018
January 10, 2018 :: NEW YORK TIMES - Cincinnati has been selected as one of two U.S. cities among the top-10 in the New York Times' list of the 52 Places to Go in 2018. The Queen City is No. 8 on the list behind New Orleans; Colombia; Basilicata, Italy; the Caribbean; Vierwaldstattersee, Switzerland; Route of Parks, Chile, and Gangwon Province, South Korea. More >
2018 Trend Destination Hotlist
January 4, 2018 :: AMERICAN EXPRESS ESSENTIALS - A trusted network of travel bloggers reveals their must-visit destinations for the year ahead. For 2018, they've recommended a little bit of everything - including Cincinnati! No matter the destination, the message is clear: Get there now, before the crowds arrive! More >
Using 360-Degree VR to Promote Hospitality
January 3, 2018 :: CVENT - Hotels and Destination Marketing Organizations are embracing VR in a big way. The Cincinnati USA CVB shares how its 360-degree video - the Cincinnati USA VR Experience - showcases the city as a destination for meeting planners. More >
Find Everything In Cincinnati At The Semi-Hidden Visitor Center On Fountain Square
December 28, 2017 :: CINCINNATI REFINED - You might not know Fountain Square as well as you thought you did. Thankfully, filling that gap in your memory is the foundation of the Cincinnati USA Visitor Center's mission. More >
Cincinnati holds steady among top 5 cities for beer drinkers
December 27, 2017 :: SMART ASSET - Cincinnati has once again been named among the best cities in the nation for beer drinkers. Financial website SmartAsset’s third annual Best Cities for Beer Drinkers list placed Cincinnati at No. 4 for the second year in a row. More >
Place Matters gives residents tools to transform their communities
2018-01-16 :: More >
Collaborating to create '20-minute' neighborhoods in Greater Cincinnati
2018-01-16 :: More >
One-of-a-kind moto show returns to Rhinegeist for fourth year
2018-01-16 :: More >
Cincy receives over $800,000 in historic tax credits for four rehab projects
2018-01-16 :: More >
Flywheel's second cohort to present at Demo Day on Feb. 7
2018-01-16 :: More >