Convention http://wvxu.org en Local CVBs attract thousands to town http://wvxu.org/post/local-cvbs-attract-thousands-town <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Each year thousands of people come to Greater Cincinnati for conventions and trade shows and contribute millions of dollars to our local economy. Mark Heyne talks with <a href="http://www.northernkentuckycvb.com/" target="_blank">Northern Kentucky Convention and Visitors Bureau</a> President and CEO Eric Summe and President and CEO of the <a href="http://www.cincyusa.com/" target="_blank">Cincinnati Convention and Visitors Bureau</a>, Dan Lincoln, about attracting meetings and conventions here.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14652 at http://wvxu.org Local CVBs attract thousands to town Bus nightmare at RNC won't happen again, Ohio chairman says http://wvxu.org/post/bus-nightmare-rnc-wont-happen-again-ohio-chairman-says <p>Thousands of delegates - including hundreds from Ohio - were stranded for hours after last night's session because of the shuttle bus system set up by the Republican National Committee.</p><p>Ohio GOP chairman Bob Bennett told the delegates at this morning's delegation breakfast that it won't happen again.</p><p>"We've got (Republican National Committee chairman) Reince Priebus with us this morning and I know a lot of you are going to want to give him an earful, but don't, because we are going to talk, and we will take care of it,'' Bennett said.</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 12:49:13 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 3248 at http://wvxu.org