2017 Meetings & Events

All meetings are typically held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 11:30 am, unless otherwise indicated. Locations and topics will be announced at a later date. You will receive an email to register for the meeting (or click below, if available). Please remember to bring a door prize from your destination!

 

March 5 – 6
Winter Chautauqua – Dalton

March 27 – 29
STS Spring Symposium – Knoxville, TN

Wed, April 12 – MEETING
“What’s New with Google” – Google Specialist Chris Reidenbaugh
Wildwater, Ltd.

May 14 – 19
STS Marketing College – Dahlonega

Wed, May 17 – JOINT MEETING
with HHCTA Dahlonega

Wed, June 14 – WEBINAR
Simple Google Analytics

Wed, July 12 – NO MEETING

Wed, August 9 – MEETING
Topic – TBD
Slow Water, Royston

September 10 – 13
Governor’s Conference on Tourism – Jekyll Island

Wed, October 11 – MEETING
“How to Have the Best Holiday Season, Ever!” – Howard Flint
Drive new customers to your door with a great promotion. Holiday spending is higher than any other time of year – shouldn’t they be spending with you? Do not miss out on your piece of the holiday pie! Let us show you how to influence your potential customers’ purchases by making an offer they can’t resist. During this session, you’ll learn how to :

  • Select just the right offer for your ideal audience
  • Create a quick and effective promotional plan
  • Design an offer that stands out, especially on mobile
  • Reach new customers and spread the word using social media
  • Keep the holiday momentum going through the new year

If you’re hoping to make this your best holiday season yet, you won’t want to miss this event. Join us to find out exactly how to achieve and exceed your holiday goal.
The class will be held in Hiawassee, Georgia on October 11, 2017 from 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Members of the Northeast Georgia Mountains Travel Association are welcome to attend as part of the October Membership Meeting.
Instructor:  Howard Flint of Ghost Partner

Wed, November 8 – WEBINAR
Topic TBD

Wed, December 13
HOLIDAY MEETING
Place TBD

2016 Meeting Minutes

JANUARY
FEBRUARY
MARCH
APRIL
MAY
JUNE
JULY
AUGUST 10
AUGUST 23
SEPTEMBER
OCTOBER
NOVEMBER
DECEMBER

 

Georgia Tourism Links & Resources

Explore Georgia Tourism Portal
Explore Georgia Partner Admin Training Manual
GDEcD Marketing 101