The primary purpose of the Valdosta-Lowndes County Conference Center & Tourism Authority is to increase the economic strength of Lowndes County and Valdosta by promoting the area as a tourism destination.
The Valdosta-Lowndes County Conference Center & Tourism Authority is led by eight board members with four appointed by the City of Valdosta and four appointed by Lowndes County. One City appointee must be a City Council member and one County appointee must be a County Commissioner. Also, one City appointee and one County appointee shall be associated with or employed in the lodging and tourism industry. The remaining two City and County appointees are at-large positions. Members serve a three-year term. These members are responsible for hiring the CEO, who manages day-to-day operations on their behalf.
The VLCCCTA board of directors meets at the Rainwater Conference Center on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 8 a.m. Dates are tentative. Please call 229.245.0513 to confirm meeting date and time in advance.
We are always looking for energetic professionals with a passion for tourism and hospitality. Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “seeking a position” in the headline. Any open positions will be posted below.
Marketing Manager: The Valdosta-Lowndes Co. (Ga.) Conference Center & Tourism Authority is accepting resumes for Marketing Manager. This full-time, salaried position requires an individual with strong advertising placement and public relations skills of a diverse nature, social media experience, organizational skills and enthusiasm for the travel and tourism industry. Ideal candidate will have 3 years of destination marketing and public relations experience or comparable experience. Strong communications skills and willingness to take initiative is a must. Some travel is required and candidates must be comfortable on a trade show floor. Computer skills, including Excel, Adobe Photoshop and PowerPoint are essential. Excellent graphic arts skills will distinguish a candidate. Interested candidates should e-mail resumes and salary requirements to chris hamilton no later than May 28. No phone calls. Apply on Indeed Here!