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April 11, 2017 BGALA Meeting Minutes

Attractions Report: CVB: ~The U.S. Tennis Association Mixed Doubles Competition was awarded to Bowling Green. ~NAIA has sold 900 room nights in May. ~Vintage Chevrolet Club of America will be coming to Bowling Green the 3rd week in July of 2021! ~There is a new Vineyard open in Smiths Grove on Scottsville Road! Bluegrass Vineyards […]

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March 14, 2017 BGALA Meeting Minutes

Attractions Report: CVB: ~Vicki Fitch announced they are currently working on bringing in new business for 2018. ~ There have been filming scouts contacting hotels for rooms; if you get contacted by film crews please contact Vickie Finch so she can get ahead of the significant KY State film incentives. ~Legislation Session updates: SB 50 […]

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Spring 2017 Scholarship Awarded

Emily Clark, a Corvette Store Associate at the National Corvette Museum, has been awarded a $500 scholarship by the Bowling Green Area Lodging Association. Emily is a sophomore at Western Kentucky University, majoring in Management. She maintains a 3.8 GPA and is a member of the Honors College at WKU. Jenna Smith and Joy Jolly […]

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February 14, 2017 BGALA Meeting Minutes

President Michael Nunn Called the meeting to order. ATTRACTIONS REPORT: L&N -reported they will be having several free events coming up; Story Time and all aboard events, as well as the Gallery Hop at the Railpark with the Sunny Sixteen Photo Club Exhibit. -Brunch with a bunny is coming up!. Tickets go on sale in […]

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BGALA Sponsors Customer Service Training

The Bowling Green Area Lodging Association has partnered with the National Corvette Museum to bring in international speaker, Barbara Wold, for two sessions of customer service training. The training is free for anyone whose workplace is a member of the Association. The sessions are: Tuesday, March 21 from 2-4pm Central Time Wednesday, March 22 from […]

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January 10, 2017 BGALA Meeting Minutes

President Michael Nunn called the meeting to order. CVB Report: Vicki reported that they were working on an AirBNB bill, trying to stay ahead of the issue. Launched a new travel app today. Camaro Fest returning July 13-16, 2017. Telia traveling to Birmingham with the KY Department of Travel for PR pitches. Janet Henderson from […]

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November 8, 2016 Minutes

Bowling Green Area Lodging Association Meeting Minutes: November 8th, 2016 Hosted by Hilton Garden Inn Attendees: Jamie Johnson, Michael Nunn, Duncan Hines, Vicki Fitch, Sally Cole, Jessica Warren, Jade Mosgrove, Amanda Claxon, Wendy Kublin, Crain Poland, Josh Hodges, Jane Simmons, Debbie Eaton, Meredith Thesser, Tom Drury, Amy Heller, Jo Ellen Franks, Alexander Kubisch, Morgan Staley, […]

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October 11, 2016 Minutes

Bowling Green Area Lodging Association Meeting Minutes: October 11th, 2016 Hosted by Hyatt Place Attendees: Jamie Johnson, Michael Nunn, Duncan Hines, Vicki Fitch, Sally Cole, Hannah Taylor, Jessica Warren, Jade Mosgrove, Amanda Claxon, Wendy Kublin, Crain Poland, Josh Hodges, Jane Simmons, Debbie Eaton, Meredith Thesser, Tom Drury, Amy Heller, jo Ellen Franks, Alexander Kubisch, Morgan […]

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