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Lions and tires and bears! Oh, my!

2015-16CabarrusGuideThe area’s premier travel publication, the 2015-16 Cabarrus County Destination Guide, to be released as zMAX Dragway hosts international audience

(March 26, 2014) - Concord, NC  –The latest edition of the official travel resource for Concord, Kannapolis, Harrisburg, Midland and Mount Pleasant, NC is now available from the Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The 2015-16 Destination Guide release comes as Concord prepares to welcome visitors from more than 975 cities, 45 states and countries as far away as Australia, Sweden, France, England and Canada during the sixth annual NHRA 4-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway this weekend.

Cabarrus CVB Welcomes Beasley to Destination Services Department

Stephanie-Beasley(March 18, 2015) - Concord, NC - The Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau is excited to welcome Stephanie Beasley as Destination Services Coordinator. In this role, Beasley works closely with the Destination Services Manager to support the operational and hospitality needs of visiting clients requiring services from the Cabarrus County CVB and our local community partners.

“Stephanie’s welcoming demeanor makes her quite the match for our Destination Services department,” said Donna Carpenter, President and CEO of the Cabarrus County CVB. “We’re glad to have her working directly with visitors and representing our hospitality industry.”

Celebrate the season at 100 smiles per hour in Cabarrus County, NC

(November 18, 2014) - Concord, NC -  North Carolina’s ultimate motorsports destination offers unique opportunities to reconnect and be filled with wonder throughout November and December. The Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau invites travelers seeking an unforgettable holiday getaway in the Southeast to explore “Where Racing Lives!”

In Cabarrus County, the area’s premier holiday light park and the largest shopping and entertainment destination in the Carolinas are situated less than a mile from 12 hotel properties—including one with snow showers inside the lobby!

Visit Cabarrus honored for destination marketing excellence

DMANCawards(October 23, 2014) - Concord, NC - The Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) received three Destination Marketing Achievement Awards from the Destination Marketing Association of North Carolina (DMANC).

“The Cabarrus County CVB is proud to be recognized among all of the gifted tourism professionals in our state, said Donna Carpenter, President/CEO of the Cabarrus County CVB. “We’re fortunate to have the most talented team to tell the story of this destination in creative, engaging ways. Receiving these honors reaffirms our efforts to stay relevant and keep our area’s tourism industry top of mind to visitors and residents alike.”

Awarded Platinum in the Destination Marketing Initiativescategory, the Where Racing Lives Media Kit is a takeaway piece designed to stand out from a traditional media kit. The handheld piece opens like the hood of a car to reveal a USB drive loaded with content to aid and influence editorial coverage of the destination.

New staff join tourism team at Cabarrus County CVB

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Samantha Fisk Sophia Costner
(August 26, 2014) - Concord, NC— The Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau is proud to announce Samantha Fisk as Visitor Services Manager and welcome Sophia Costner as Executive Assistant.

"We're thrilled to have such talented and enthusiastic individuals like Samantha and Sophia to represent our destination and serve our visitors and community," said Donna Carpenter, President/CEO of the Cabarrus County CVB.

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