now for the Governor’s Conference on Tourism, March 12-14 at the Potawatomi
Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee. Visit wigcot.org
for conference agenda, sponsorship opportunities, tourism award information and
lodging options. Those interested in sponsoring the event are encouraged to
visit the website for more details.
Governor's Tourism Award
Do you know someone who has made a significant impact on the state's
tourism industry? Nominate them for the Governor's Tourism Award. Sponsored by the Governor's Council on
Tourism, the awards recognize individuals and businesses in the tourism
industry that have shown dedication, creativity and excellence. All nominees
will be recognized at the Tourism Awards Nominee Breakfast and the Governor
will present the awards during the closing dinner. Information, award
descriptions and nomination forms can be found online.
The nomination deadline is Friday, Jan. 27.
Patrick J. Reinsma Wisconsin Governor's Conference on Tourism Memorial Scholarship
The Patrick J. Reinsma Wisconsin Governor's Conference on Tourism
Memorial Scholarship will assist one individual in the tourism industry who
would not be able attend the annual conference due to financial restrictions.
The scholarship will award up to $600 annually to one applicant from any one of
the 18 counties that were included in Patrick’s region at the time of his
passing. Applicants who wish to apply for the 2017 scholarship need to submit
their completed application by February 8, 2017. Applications
are available online.
Upcoming Grant Deadlines:
February 1, 2017 is the deadline for Joint
Effort Marketing (JEM) Grants. Submit your grant applications online at grants.travelwisconsin.com.
Contact Heidi Schultz at firstname.lastname@example.org
Many kudos to our industry partners this month: