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Awards

2018

  • Certificate of Appreciation -  presented by Pine Forest Middle School - May 2018
  • The Inspire Awards - Honorable Mention - 2018 Silver for Community Relations for Heroes Homecoming 5 - May 2018
  • The Inspire Awards - Award of Excellence - 2018 Silver for Events and Observances for Heroes Homecoming 5 - May 2018
  • The Inspire Awards - Award of Excellence - 2018 Bronze for Publication - Spring Lake Visitors Guide - May 2018
  • Jessica Bennett, Tourism Sales Manager Earns Travel Marketing Professional (TMP) Credentials from the Southeast Tourism Society Marketing College

2017

  • Good Neighbor Award - presented by Fort Bragg to - February 2017
  • Business of the Month - presented by the Hope Mills Area Chamber of Commerce - July 2017
  • Fifteen Years Continuous Outstanding Chapter Corporate Membership - presented by the Association of the United States Army - July 2017
  • Jessica Bennett, Tourism Sales Manager Earns Certified Tour Professional (CTP) Credentials from the National Tour Association

2016

  • Jessica Bennett, Tourism Sales Manager Earns Certified Travel Industry Specialist (CTIS) Credentials from the American Bus Association
  • Readers' Choice Awards for Best of the Best - presented by the Fayetteville Observer, October 2016.
  • Samuel Council Chapter, Gold Club Member 2016 - presented by the Officers and Members of the Samual Council Chapter of the 555th Parachute Infantry Association.
  • Myron Jones, 2016 Supplier of the Year Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Carolinas Chapter
  • Myron Jones, 2016 Supplier of the Year North Carolina Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP)
  • Certificate of Appreciation from Pine Forest Middle School for partnering during Teacher Appreciation Week.
  • SportsEvents 2017 Reader's Choice Award. Sports event professionals nominated organizations they believe display exemplary creativity and professionalism toward the groups they host. 

2015

  • Myron Jones, 2015 Industry Leader from the Rejuvenate Trailblazers Groundbreakers.
  • Cape Fear Heroes Certificate of Appreciation - in grateful appreciation for your service to the Cape Fear Heroes as an outstanding Platinum Sponsor.
  • Shannon Deaton, Tourism Sales Manager Earned the Travel Marketing Professional (TMP) from the Southeast Tourism Society (STS) Marketing College.
  • 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment Association President's Award - The FACVB received this award for extraordinary support during the Just Cause, Panama 25th Anniversary.
  • Pine Forest Middle School Certificate of Appreciation - For outstanding contributions and partnership during Teacher Appreciation Week.

2014

  • Melody Foote, Communications Director Earns Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) Credentials from the Destination Marketing Association International.
  • Shannon Deaton, Tourism Sales Manager Earns Certified Tour Professional (CTP) Credentials from National Tour Association (NTA) and Temple University's School of Tourism and Hospitality Management.
  • The Samuel Council Chapter of the 555th PIA Gold Club Membership Certificate - For financial contribution which enabled the chapter to accomplish the high standards of the organization through scholarships.
  • Fayetteville Cumberland County Ministerial Council Certificate of Appreciate - For support as a Bronze Sponsor of the 21st Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast..
  • North Carolina High School Athletic Association Contributor Award - In recognition of your support as a Host City Sponsor and Supporter of the Eastern Regional Basketball Tournament.

2013

  • Destination Marketing Achievement Award -The FACVB's Cumberland County Cultural Heritage Trails Guide nabbed the award in the Best Niche Marketing Piece category. The FACVB developed the guide in collaboration with the City View Magazine of Fayetteville. The Republik of Durham, NC designed the Cultural Heritage Trails.

2012

  • Forty for the Future: Travel's Leading Talent project chose Angela Brady as a member of the inaugural class of 2012. 
    This award recognizes and celebrates bright and talented professionals who already are making their mark in the industry.  www.southeasttourism.org/forty_for_the_Future.cfm
  • Task Force Bragg III Support Award
    The Army's Army and the Fayetteville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau received an award at the Task Force Bragg III Awards Ceremony for support during for Fort Bragg during the Corps deployment.

2011

  • Professional in Destination Management
    Destination Marketing Association International acknowledged the professional achievement of Melody Foote, the Director of Communications for successful completion of the Professional in Destination Management Certificate Program.

2010

  • MPI Names Myron Jones Supplier of the Year
  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards 
    Destination Marketing Association of NC 
    Gold Award - Fayetteville Area Destination Guide - Best Visitor Guide
    Gold Award - Cultural Heritage Trails Guide - Best Niche Marketing Piece 
  • Awesome Innovation Award
    Destination Marketing Association of NC 
    Excellence in Workforce Development - College of Patriotic Arts & Sciences 
  • STS Top 20 events
    Southeast Tourism Society
    2010 Dogwood Festival
    2010 Operation Celebrate Freedom 

2009

  • Destination Champion
    Destination Marketing Association International
    John Meroski recognized as Destination Champion of Branding
  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards 
    Destination Marketing Association of NC 
    Platinum Award - Business Plan
  • Awesome Innovation Award
    Destination Marketing Association of NC 
    Excellence in Workforce Development - Fayetteville Area Ambassador Program
    Best Local Stakeholder Relationships - Monthly Army Community Services Presentation

2008

  • Destination Marketing Accreditation Program 
    FACVB receives DMAP accreditation through Destination Marketing Association International. 
    this means the CVB meets or exceeds the performance and reporting standards outlined by DMAI.
  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards
    Destination Marketing Association of NC (formerly NCACVB)
    Platinum Award - Best Local Constituent Communications - 2007/2008 Business Plan
    Platinum Award - Advertising - Group Advertising Program
  • STS Top 20 events
    Southeast Tourism Society
    2008 International Folk Festival
  • Awesome Innovation Award
    Destination Marketing Association of NC (formerly NCACVB)
    Best Bureau Community Relationships - Welcome Center Marketing Committee

2007

2006

  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards
    North Carolina Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus
    Platinum Award ~ Best Newsletter/Constituent Communication ~ Freedom Flyer
    Platinum Award ~ Best Destination Marketing Initiative ~ E-Marketing Program
    Gold Award ~ Best Destination Marketing Initiative ~ I95 Billboards
  • Preserve America Designation / Fayetteville, NC
    Preserve America Communities and Neighborhoods
  • STS Top 20 events
    Southeast Tourism Society
    2006 Dogwood Festival
    2006 International Folk Festival

2005

  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards
    North Carolina Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus
    Gold Award - Destination Marketing Initiative ~ Golf Marketing Plan
  • STS Top 20 events
    Southeast Tourism Society
    2005 International Folk Festival
  • Awesome Innovations Awards
    North Carolina Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus
    Local Stakeholder Relations ~ Community Branding
    Community Partnerships - Tourist TV

2004

  • Readers Choice Award
    Convention South Magazine
  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards
    North Carolina Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus
    Platinum Award ~ Website ~ www.VisitFayettevilleNC.com
    Gold Award ~ Publications~ Fayetteville Area Destination Guide

2003

  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards
    North Carolina Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus
    Platinum Award ~ Public Relations ~ "Festival of Flight Celebrates History & Future of Aviation"
    Gold Award ~ Trade Print Advertising Campaign ~ "Something's Going on in Fayetteville..."

2002

  • RISING STAR AWARD
    North Carolina Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus
  • Destination Marketing Achievement Awards
    North Carolina Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus
    Gold Award ~ Trade Print Advertising Campaign ~ "Fayetteville's Got Bragging Rights"

2001

  • Shining Example Award/ Bureau of the Year
    Southeast Tourism Society 

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