Year was good for collaboration, building partnerships, CVB director says
By Amy Kronenberger
Tourism dollars in the Grand Lake area are down more than $10 million in the last two years.
"Take a tough economy and add to that the negative issues surrounding Grand Lake St. Marys, and there probably aren't too many of you who will be surprised to learn local tourism spending is down," Donna Grube, executive director of the Auglaize & Mercer Counties Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB), told attendees at the annual CVB banquet Thursday. [More