CVB News

Do Your Part to Show the Power of Travel During National Travel & Tourism Week

During National Travel and Tourism Week May 2-8, there is more reason than ever to celebrate the collective strength of the U.S. travel and tourism industry and its dynamic workforce. That workforce

Welcome Our New Partners!

Please welcome the following businesses that began utilizing marketing programs targeting tourists available through the Convention & Visitors Bureau. Progress SBC's The Cellar Fashion House in

CVB Represents Springfield at Journalists' Conference

Pitching ideas that get publicity for Springfield as a travel destination is the goal for the Convention & Visitors Bureau during the 2021 Midwest Travel Journalists Association conference. The

CVB Sales Department Representing City at Upcoming Trade Shows

CVB sales staff frequently represent the city at trade shows that provide opportunities for networking and telling planners about the city. Along with being able to showcase the city's amenities in an

CVB Staffer Among 40 Under 40

Congratulations to Megan Buchbinder, marketing director at the Convention & Visitors Bureau! Buchbinder, who joined the CVB staff in July, was among those honored during the Springfield Business

Health Department Provides Vaccine Toolkit for Employers

The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is providing a COVID-19 Vaccine Toolkit for employers to use in education efforts about the need to be vaccinated. This resource provides employers and

CVB Board Meets April 15

The Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau board of directors will meet at 8 a.m. April 15 at the CVB offices, 815 E. St. Louis St. and via Zoom. Agenda items include reports on the bureau's

Askinosie Chocolate On List of Best Chocolate in America

Congratulations to the team at Askinosie Chocolate for landing on a list of "The Best Chocolate in America" by "Food & Wine" magazine. We knew Askinosie Chocolate was stupendously delicious and now

Check Out These American Rescue Plan Relief Resources

The Small Business Administration will begin accepting applications for the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program today. Be sure to register for the System for Award Management before applying The

Virtual Diversity Conference Scheduled at MSU

Missouri State University's Collaborative Diversity Conference is scheduled for April 22 and is preceded by the Facing Racism pre-conference on April 21. Both virtual events are free and open to the