St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission
Hancock & Kelley – Tuesday, November 18 – Gov. Jay Nixon Stammers His Response in Press Conference; Kitty Radcliffe on Tourism and Convention Business in STL
John and MIchael take listener calls on Mo. Gov. Jay Nixon stammering through a press conference with reporters yesterday; and they take calls on what is the proper response for a possible non-indictment?; and Kitty Radcliffe talks about how the Ferguson upset is affecting convention business and tourism in St. Louis.
St. Louis experiences an estimated $5.8 million worth of economic impact per home playoff game.
The St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission will offer a special waiting lounge for parents in the plaza lobby beginning at 5 p.m. until one hour after the conclusion of the One Direction concert.
With VIP parties, private jets, and ticket prices as high as $5,000, the Fall Classic isn’t just about peanuts and Cracker Jacks anymore.
Gov. Jay Nixon has appointed a St. Louis County attorney to be the new chairman of the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission.
To the applause of doctors gathered at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Governor Nixon signed “Chloe’s law,”
The St. Louis Business Journal reported that with the payment to the Rams, the CVC now projects a $2.5 million operating loss for fiscal 2013.
What was supposed to be a big government convention here with thousands of federal employees bringing $6 million in direct spending has been cancelled.
The St. Louis RCGA recently announced that it is dropping the “Perfectly Centered, Remarkably Connected” slogan it adopted more than 5 years ago.
As done every year for Father’s Day, Ron Jacober replays the recording of Jack Buck reading “A Father and His Child”.