CAMBRIDGE, Ohio -- The Cambridge/Guernsey County Visitors and Convention Bureau marked National Tourism Week during ceremonies inside the VCB's Downtown Cambridge Welcome Center Thursday afternoon.
Highlighting the event was the presentation of the 2014 Tourism Volunteer of the Year award, with the honor going to AVC Communications' General Manager, Joel Losego. VCB Director Debbie Robinson told AVC News why Losego was selected for the honor:
Losego said he wasn't the only person involved in the Light Show's presentation and declined to accept full-credit:
Past award recipients were acknowledged as well. In addition, the non-profit organizations receiving funds from the VCB's Grant Assistance Program were announced, with the money earmarked for advertising and promotion of their various upcoming events. The recipients included: The Cambridge Lions Club; Cambridge Main Street; Dickens Victorian Village; Hopalong Cassidy Fan Club; Living Word Outdoor Drama; the Ohio Arts and Crafts Foundation; and the National Whitetail Deer Education Foundation.