RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - As the North Carolina Commerce Department begins an unprecedented reform to its structure, the division that currently markets the state will explain the changes at four regional meetings beginning in September.
The Division of Tourism, Film & Sports Development Executive Director Wit Tuttle will lead the discussions at stops in Wilmington, Manteo, Asheville, and Winston-Salem.
Attendees will hear about the transition of state marketing efforts to a public-private partnership. Also on the agenda, according to the agency's newsletter:
-- Information on first year results from the new VisitNC.com
Target marketing program slated for Atlanta and Washington, D.C.
-- A new social media initiative highlighting the 150th observance of the Carolinas Campaign during the Civil War.
-- Sept. 18 at the new Marriott Courtyard Wilmington in Wilmington
-- Sept 19 at Festival Park in Manteo
-- Oct. 1 at the Doubletree Hotel Biltmore Village in Asheville
-- Oct 10 at the Winston-Salem Marriott (at the conclusion of the NCTIA Tourism Leadership Conference).