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Press Releases

Below is some of the latest news about the Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau and its members.

GSCVB Announces 21st Annual Howdy Awards Finalists

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) has named 52  individuals from throughout Western MA as finalists for the 2016 Howdy Awards for Hospitality Excellence.

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GSCVB Accepting Nominations for 2015 Howdy Awards

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) is accepting nominations for the 20th Annual Howdy Awards for Hospitality Excellence.

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GSCVB Unveils 20th Annual Howdy Awards Anniversary Logo

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) is proud to unveil a new 20th Anniversary logo for the Howdy Awards for Hospitality Excellence.

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GSCVB Names 2014 Howdy Award Recipients

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) honored 9 individuals from the hospitality industry on Monday, June 9, during the 19th annual Howdy Awards for Hospitality Excellence.

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GSCVB Announces 19th Annual Howdy Awards Finalists

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) named 48 individuals from throughout the Pioneer Valley as finalists for the 2014 Howdy Awards for Hospitality Excellence.

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Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau to Participate in “Tourism Day May 14th at State House

On Wednesday, May 14, the Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau (GSCVB), represented by President Mary Kay Wydra, will join state tourism leaders and legislators who will come together to foster awareness of Massachusetts’ third largest industry during Tourism Day at the State House in Boston. 

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GSCVB To Launch Hotel Week Promotion

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) has announced the launch of Hotel Week, a marketing initiative to drive Pioneer Valley hotel bookings April 14-24 during April school vacation weeks in key feeder markets.

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GSCVB Announces Marketing Partnership Agreement With MGM Springfield

The Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) today announced it has entered into a marketing partnership agreement with MGM Springfield.  After a series of meetings between MGM Springfield executives and the GSCVB Gaming Subcommittee, terms of an agreement were reached to bolster tourism-related member businesses up and down the Pioneer Valley.

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Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau Hosts MAAC Championship Pre-Con Pep Rally

The Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) will host a  pre-con pep rally on February 26 at 3 p.m. at Champion’s Sports Bar to celebrate the arrival of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championship in Springfield, MA.

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