Tag - tourism

Clendenin: Building the trail back through entrepreneurship

The Cannel Coal chimney is believed to have been built around 1850. My hometown of Clendenin has a rich history that deserves to be heard. In the late 1840s, a new type of coal was discovered that when heated at the precise temperature produces a flammable liquid that burns bright. An...

FASTER WV Webinar: Starting or Growing A Tourism Business

THIS WEBINAR WILL OFFER... Tourism-related business opportunities in the region Details on free business coaching, online classes, and how to access loan funding How to partner with The Department of Tourism to promote your business The West Virginia Department of Tourism is designed to promote West Virginia as a world-class travel destination and support...

How to Partner with the WV Department of Tourism

The West Virginia Department of Tourism is designed to promote West Virginia as a world-class travel destination and support the tourism partners by finding ways to increase the industry’s overall economic impact. As such, the Department of Tourism offers industry partners a wide variety of promotion and development services. Join Katie Light,...

Masterclass in Visitor Relations for Business Owners and Managers 2

Woodlands Development and Lending, Partner Community Capital and WV Women’s Business Center are happy to come together and offer this exciting webinar. Rita Suiter of Five Star Customer Service Strategies has crafted this 1 hour webinar to talk with business owners and managers about a variety of topics that affect...

Masterclass In Visitor Relations for Business Owners and Managers

Woodlands Development and Lending, Partner Community Capital and WV Women’s Business Center are happy to come together and offer this exciting webinar. Rita Suiter of Five Star Customer Service Strategies has crafted this 1 hour webinar to talk with business owners and managers about a variety of topics that affect...

Real Talk with Chelsea Ruby, WV Secretary of Tourism

Please join our guest host, Ajay Aluri, Ph.D., Founding Director of the WVU Hospitality Innovation and Technology Lab and Associate Professor, Hospitality and Tourism Management in the John Chambers College of Business and Economics, as he chats with Chelsea Ruby about all things WV, travel and tourism. Chelsea Ruby was appointed...