Visitor Industry Celebration
Travel Lane County's Annual Awards Presentation
Travel Lane County's Visitor Industry Celebration honors regional tourism achievements. This year the celebration was held during National Tourism Week, May 1 - 7. Jason Brandt, CEO of the Oregon Restaurant and Lodging Association, was the featured speaker at a luncheon held at the Holiday Inn Eugene-springfield.
Congratulations to the 2016 Award Winners!
The Bi-Mart Eugene Challengers - Sports Leadership Award
Presented to a local resident(s) or business that is directly
responsible for the confirmation of a sports event, which brings in a
significant number of overnight visitors to Lane County.
Dr.& Mrs. Dennis Collis and Dr. & Mrs. Brian Jewett - Convention Leadership Award for the Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons Conference
Presented to a local resident(s) or business that is directly responsible for the confirmation of a meeting or event, which brings in a significant number of overnight visitors to Lane County.
Representative Nancy Nathanson - Community Leadership Award
Presented to a group, business or individual that has significantly contributed to the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region's tourism industry or visitor experience through an advocacy program(s), visitor product(s), or community development.
Willamalane Park and Recreation District - Destination Award
Presented to a business or individual who, through their efforts, have excelled in promoting the community and the Eugene, Cascades & Coast as a visitor destination.