Each year the Missouri Division of Tourism strives to honor individuals, communities and organizations for their contributions to Missouri’s tourism industry. If you know of a community or person who has developed an outstanding marketing campaign, increased visitation to Missouri or contributed to the tourism industry in other ways, show your appreciation by nominating them for one of these awards.

Whether you make one nomination, or a select few, your nominations are essential. Winners will be recognized during the annual awards banquet at the 46th annual Missouri Governor’s Conference on Tourism, scheduled for Oct. 7-9, 2014, at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel.

Click here for information and a nomination form. All nominations must be postmarked by May 30, 2014, to be considered. Contact Lori Simms at (573) 526-8027 or Lori.Simms@ded.mo.gov for assistance.