Bureau Biz

Bureau Biz

This bi-monthly newsletter will keep you up with latest happenings at the Dublin Convention and Visitors Bureau. Learn about upcoming events, new business, running campaigns, partners and more!

Issue:                                  Headlines:

July/August 2013 - Football University's Top Gun Camp Attracts Visitors Worldwide, USAFL National Championship Comes to Dublin in 2014, Dublin's Top 18 Golf Moments, New Destination Video to Debut, Partner Preview: Golf Club of Dublin, CTA Program Improving the Dublin Visitor Experience. 

Sept/October 2013- Life After The Presidents Cup, Bureau Enhances 2014 Partner Program, New Seasonal Packages to Attract Visitors, Music, Dancers, Storytellers are Among New Irish Experiences, Partner Profile: Washington Township Parks & Recreation. 

Nov/Dec 2013- Football University's Top Gun Will Return to Dublin after a Successful First Year, Bureau Honors the 2013 "Living the Irish Attitude" Awards Winners, New Winter Fun Package Offers Four Attractions, Club Ohio Fall Classic Generates Big Business, Partner Profile: Creative Vacations & Cruise Centers.

Jan/Feb 2014- 2014 Brings International Events, Innovations, Brand Enhancement, Irish Grant Program Build Upon Inaugural Year, New Year, New Publications, Destination Video Debut Exceeds Expectations, Partner Profile: Wendy's Flagship Store. 

March/April 2014- Bureau's Sports Partnerships Generate Much-Needed Winter Business, Year-round Packages Encourage Weekend Travel, Information "On the Go" Available at New Mobile Visitor Centers, Wedding Guide Keeps Business in Dublin, VIP Experiences Attract St. Patrick's Day Tours, Partner Profile: Columbus Bride and Groom. 

May/June 2014- Summer Package Promotions Ramp Up Generating Leisure Business, Bureau Honored with PRism Awards, DCVBU Education Series Launches, Irish Attitude Comes to Iowa, Partner Profile: Dewey's. 

July/August 2014- New Ad Campaign Reenergizes Dublin's Irish Attitude, The Bureau has a new Group Sales Manager, Top Gun Returns to Dublin for another Successful Showcase, Destination Toolkit Makes Promoting Dublin Easy, Partner Profile: Firehouse Subs. 

Sept/October 2014- Dublin's Hospitality Industry Continues to Grow, Football University's Top Gun Showcase Facts, Can You Find Doolin?, Dublin CVB Brings Home Four MIDDY Awards, Dublin Irish Festival Named ABA Top 100 Event, Partner Profile: 1 Stop Bead Shop. 

Nov/Dec 2014- Brand Enhancement Program Builds Upon Success, USAFL Brings Football, Shepherd's Pie and Economic Impact, Bureau Announces the 2014 Living the Irish Attitude Awards, Attraction Leisure Visitors in Shoulder Seasons, Partner Profile: Chelsea Borough Home. 

Jan/Feb 2015 - Dublin Lands Top Gun Showcase for Third Consecutive Year, Board Maps 3-Year Strategic Plan, Resurrected Blarney Bash Brings Opportunity for Brand Promotion, New Digital Publication Enhances Visitor Experience, Partner Profile: J. Liu. 

March/April 2015- Bureau Sets Strategic Vision, Roadmap for Next Three Years, Dublin Expands Inventory of Irish Experiences, Bureau Uses Locals to Showcase Unique Dublin Experiences, Expansion of St. Patrick's Day Offerings Boosts Brand Awareness, Partner Profile: Woodhouse Day Spa. 

May/June 2015- Dublin to Host National Bike Event, Intercollegiate Flying Championships, Bureau's Social HUB Generates Authentic Content, Bureau Wins Four PRism Awards, Dublin Family Getaway Enhanced with Zipline Tours, Partner Preview: Barry Bagels. 

July/August 2015- Dublin CVB Achieves International Accreditation, Dublin CVB Names 2015-16 Board of Directors, Dublin Hosts Top Gun for Three Consecutive Years, New Tactics Revealed in 2015-16 Sales and Marketing Plan, Partner Preview: Morgan House. 

Sept/October 2015- Dublin's Transformation Change Provides Great Opportunity to Attract Future Visitors, Bureau Partners with Bloggers to Increase Reach, Bureau Awarded Top Social Media Campaign and Newsletter in the State. Scott Dring to Speak at National Conference, Partner Preview: Rusty Bucket. 

Nov/Dec 2015- Sports Partnerships Result in Big Business During Times of Need, Blarney Bash Partnership Helps to Build City's St. Patrick's Day Reputation, Dublin CVB Lands Big Ideas Conference, Bureau Wins Record Six Statewide Marketing Awards, Partner Preview: Star Lanes Polaris 

Jan/Feb 2016- United States Archery National Team Selects Dublin for Qualifier, Spreading the Irish Attitude During Dublin's Featured Events, Irish Grants Create Visitor Experience and Business Benefits, JUST RELEASED: 2016 Visitor & Event Planning Guide, Partner Preview: Uno. 

March/April 2016- Irish Fairy Doors Bring Magic to Historic Dublin, Bloggers Rave About St. Patrick's Day, 2016 Living the Irish Attitude Award Winners, Carmel Trip Sparks Ideas for Dublin Leadership, Partner Preview: Zipzone Canopy Tours. 

May/June 2016- Visitor Perception Study Reinforces Dublin's Appeal to Visitors, National Sales Manager Brings 40 Years of Experience to Bureau, Bureau Takes Home Four PRism Awards, Bureau Secures National Volleyball Tournament, Partner Preview: Phoenix Bats.

July/Aug 2016- Bureau's First Regional Campaign Produces Big Results, Zoo Partnership Targets Ft. Wayne, Dublin Irish Festival Package Keeps Visitors in Dublin Overnight, Bureau Partners with World's Largest Travel Site, Partner Preview: Emerald City Half & Quarter Marathon.

Sept/Oct 2016- New Alliance Sets Course for Unifying Historic Dublin, Bridge Park, Connect Tradeshow Pays in Booked Business, Dubln's Destination Guide Gets a Makeover, DCVB Dominates MIDDY Awards, Partner Preview: Luna Pizza Kitchen.

Nov/Dec 2016- Dublin CVB Honored with a Record 13 Marketing Awards, Social Media Audit Underway, Unique OHSAA Partnership Generates Business, Awareness, Boomers in Group Visit Dublin, Partner Preview: CLB Restaurants.

Jan/Feb 2017- Irish Experience Grant Recipients Announced, Downtown Dublin Strategic Alliance, New Publications Released, Dublin Group Experiences Showcased at ABA, Partner Preview: Honda Heritge Museum.