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2:07 am on Monday July 9, 2012

Beaufort Chamber selects Civitas business leader award recipients

12 northern Beaufort County business leaders were awarded Civitas Awards Friday night at the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce's 10th annual event. Held at the Dataw Island Clubhouse, the annual meeting and Civitas Awards included Chairman Jon...
7:07 am on Wednesday December 14, 2011

Proposed conference center for Beaufort gets a negative economic forecast

Flickr user Derek K. Miller Remember the study that was conducted about a proposed conference center for northern Beaufort County? Well, the results are in, and it's not good news for local advocates. If you don't know why there's a push for it,...
3:26 am on Wednesday November 30, 2011

Boosting Beaufort's image with fantastic video

A still from the video. Hoping to give a more casual, accessible, and grand view of Beaufort's scenic and historic offerings, the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce Visitor & Convention Bureau has launched a video introduction — and a pretty...
10:15 am on Monday October 17, 2011

Latest tourism numbers looking good for foot traffic in Beaufort

TheDigitel From August 2010 to August 2011, hotels in Beaufort saw 3.3% more rooms filled. (First reporting September 27, updates at the bottom.) While things have been less than stellar in the overall economy front, the Beaufort Regional Chamber...
8:13 am on Tuesday September 6, 2011

With DMO issue settled, city and county look for more oversight for Beaufort's tourism efforts

TheDigitel It appears the DMO issue has been worked out for northern Beaufort County, the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce will continue to receive the area's tourism dollars to promote the region. But with that the city of Beaufort and county...
4:30 am on Thursday September 1, 2011

A new Beaufort DMO? Not so fast (update: Never mind)

TheDigitel Update Sept. 1: Ends up the Beaufort Chamber and VCB have decided not to split after all.  Is this the best decision for Beaufort? Well time certainly will tell. But it's indeed time to put all of this behind us and focus on what's...
6:21 pm on Tuesday August 23, 2011

Who should dole out Beaufort's tourism grants?

TheDigitel As if Beaufort's tourism funding issues weren't confusing enough, now this: The City Council wants to reconsider how it hands out its Tourism Development Advisory Committee dollars. This money comes from the same pool that goes to the...
9:40 am on Tuesday July 12, 2011

Are cameras bound for downtown Beaufort and Waterfront Park? (update: A bit more on the tourism front)

Flickr user zigazou76 Updated July 12: Well maybe this whole tourism/DMO thing isn't going to be that easy after all.  In his weekly email blast Mayor Billy Keyserling drew a comparison between a recent analysis of funding of the city's police and...
11:34 pm on Thursday June 23, 2011

Local candidate Blakely Williams takes over as Beaufort Chamber head

Update June 24: More details have surfaced on Williams being named president. From a release: Blakely Williams, a four-year veteran of the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce and its interim president since April, became the full-time president...
4:14 am on Thursday June 23, 2011

Beaufort VCB launches new '300' website; will give away 150 hotel stays

The new VCB site Only six months, or several years depending on which effort you're considering, after the rest of Beaufort launched its 300th anniversary promotions, the Beaufort Chamber's Visitor and Convention Bureau has launched its own website...

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