Visit Conroe Wins Big at TACVB Idea Fair

By: Jodi Willard
| Published 09/08/2021


CONROE, TX -- The Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (TACVB) is pleased to announce the Visit Conroe won 5 “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards in the $1,000,000 - $3,000,000 budget category. Visit Conroe won “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards for Tourism Branding & Advertising, Local Awareness, Cooperative Marketing, Website, and Video. The awards were presented during TACVB’s Annual Conference in Conroe, TX on August 26, 2021.

TACVB’s Idea Fair promotes excellence in destination marketing. Goals of the Idea Fair awards are to generate awareness of the quality work done by TACVB members as they promote their destinations to leisure and business travelers. Members may enter their campaigns in the following categories: Tourism Branding & Advertising, Cooperative Marketing, Convention Promotion, Local Awareness, Sports Marketing, Website/Mobile Site/App, Video and new this year, Pandemic Recovery. Each award contains three budget categories to allow participation from all TACVB members (Under $1,000,000; $1,000,000 to $3,000,000, and $3 million plus). “Judges’ Choice” winners are selected by a panel of judges comprised of tourism industry experts. A People’s Choice competition allows tourism industry peers to weigh in on their favorites as well.

“We had over 70 entries this year,” said Jodi Willard, TACVB Idea Fair Chairman. “The winners encountered strong competition and these awards are well-deserved”

Founded in 1972, the Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (TACVB) provides professional development and training opportunities that give DMO professionals the competitive edge in destination marketing.