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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
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2021 Visitor Industry Celebration 

Celebrating Industry Leaders Serving the Eugene, Cascades & Coast Region
For those who weren't able to attend the event or join us online, please take a moment to review the people and organizations who were recognized in the following award categories: Sports Leadership Award, Convention Leadership Award, Community Leadership Award, Destination Award, Stewardship Award and the Tourism Ambassador Awards.
Thank you to Spring Fed Media who managed the streaming of the event.  Watch the event video here.
 

Kari Westlund

 

Travel Lane County's President & CEO Kari Westlund delivered a State of the Industry address. Her comments begin at the 15 minute mark of the event video.  Ms. Westlund was also recognized for 25 years of service! 

 

Presented By

Mereté Hotel Management

Summit Bank

 

Supporting Sponsors

Turell Group Logo 150 px Wide

 

 

Venue 252

Vollara Independent Representative Logo

 

Award Categories

Destination Award - Westfir Lodge and Cascades Outdoor Center

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.  (Award Video)

Community Leadership Award - Ginevra Ralph & Sue Prichard

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. (Award Video)

Sports Leadership Award - Ted Norman Memorial Sports Complex

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.  (Award Video)

Convention Leadership Award - Darby Giannone

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. (Award Video)

Stewardship Award - Thinking Tree Spirits

Presented to a group or organization who exemplifies the effective stewardship of people, resources and the environment.(Award Video)

Tourism Ambassador Awards - Lane County's Ten Chamber of Commerce Organizations

Selected by the local chambers of commerce and presented to an individual or organization who, through their efforts, has excelled in service to Eugene, Cascades & Coast visitors.