State of the Industry & Tourism Employee of the Year Awards

Dr. Peter Yesawich, Chairman of MMGY Global and renowned travel authority, will share the latest research findings on the mood of the travel market, the newest trends in travel planning by consumers, and a forecast of what the year ahead will bring for the tourism industry when he addresses the annual VCB State of the Industry event.

The State of the Industry and Tourism Employee of the Year ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 22nd, at the Renaissance World Golf Village Resort Conference Center from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Richard Goldman, executive director of the St. Augustine Ponte Vedra Visitors and Convention Bureau will recognize top performers in the categories of accommodations, attractions, restaurants and government during the Tourism Employee of the Year ceremony.

Complementary coffee and morning hors d’oeuvres will be served to registered members and guests, funded entirely by VCB partners and sponsors. There is no charge to attend but reservations are required by May 20. Email Erin Masters at