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CONVENTION & VISITOR COUNCIL
Council Chair: Guy C. Vanderpool 
Staff Liaison: Dan Quandt
Project Coordinator: Mary Ramirez
Council Members: By Appointment Only
Council Meets:  Monthly—4th Wednesday, 8:30 am


COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE
Committee Chair: Tony Freeman
Staff Liaison: Dan Quandt
Project Coordinator: Mary Ramirez
Committee Members: By Appointment Only
Committee Meets:  Monthly-2nd Wednesday, 9:30 am
Description: This committee serves as a consulting and advisory committee in order to help determine the most effective advertising media for the promotion of conventions, events, tourism and the arts.


CONVENTION & TOURISM COMMITTEE
Committee Chair:  Dr. Aaron Pan
Staff Liaison: Dan Quandt, Mindy Bradley, Tina Brohlin, Emilea White, Eric Miller, Kashion Smith & Stephanie Andrews 
Project Coordinator: Mary Ramirez
Committee Members: Limited to those with specific interest in attracting and developing conventions, events & tourism in Amarillo.
Committee Meets:  Monthly-2nd Wednesday, 8:30 am
Description: This committee's objectives are to attract conventions and tourists to Amarillo through a strong professional marketing program and to appraise the local area of the economic and legislative benefits that conventions, events and tourism have through ongoing convention-awareness program.


ARTS COMMITTEE
Committee Chair: Melody Alexander
Staff Liaison: Becky Zenor
Project Coordinator: Mary Ramirez
Committee Members: By Appointment Only
Committee Meets:  Monthly-1st Tuesday, 11:00 am
Description: This committee promotes the arts in Amarillo and surrounding area through projects such as Golden Nail Awards, Calendar of Events on Arts in Amarillo website, co-sponsors the Airport Art Program with the City of Amarillo, coordinates the Matching Advertising Program, co-sponsors Jazztober, and provides financial assistance for non-profit arts entities.

 

For information on the above committees, contact Dan Quandt or Mary Ramirez at 806.374.1497.

 

 

Visit the Convention & Visitor Council website at www.VisitAmarilloTx.com.