Visitors bureau launches new tourism brand
The Daily Progress Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 9:52 p.m.
Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, wineries, mountains, football, fresh local food and the Dave Matthews Band are all part of a new brand identity launched Wednesday by the Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The goal of the re-branding, introduced at an afternoon ceremony at The Paramount Theater, is to capture a larger local share of the approximately $20 billion that’s spent on tourism each year in Virginia.
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