Bring Your Meeting Home
Are you a member of an association who hosts meetings or conferences? Does your business or industry have trade shows or special events? Do you or your friends have a particular hobby or interest that takes you out of town to attend seminars? Help us bring these meetings HOME to Columbus, GA! Attendees to meetings will dine at Columbus restaurants, shop in local stores, and stay in Columbus hotels. All of this adds up to a BIG economic impact in our city!
- Columbus hosted 1.9 Million total visitors in 2015.
- These visitors spent $340 Million in our community.
- Visitors to Columbus supported 4,477 jobs with an estimated payroll of $119 Million including restaurants, hotels, attractions, airport, and other travel-related jobs.
- Plus, Columbus visitors save tax payers money! In 2015, there was a tax savings of $533 per household.
How can you bring your meeting home to Columbus? Simply, pass along the contact information for the meeting planner, and maybe put in a good word for Columbus with a top decision maker if you can! The Convention & Visitors Bureau Sales Team will follow up on this lead and work to bring your meeting to our city. Our economy will benefit from the meeting, and you just might be a hero in your association!
Let us handle all the details. Don't forget to ask about our incentives for bringing your meetings home.
Fill out the form below to bring your meeting home, and make a difference in Columbus: