Visit Duluth’s Annual Meeting Honors Tourism Workers

The meeting allows for Visit Duluth and their partners to share what they are doing to make Duluth a destination city.

DULUTH, Minn. – National travel and tourism week is underway and to celebrate visit Duluth held its annual meeting at the Greysolon Ballroom.

The meeting allows for Visit Duluth and their partners to share what they are doing to make Duluth a destination city.

“Tourism is a huge industry here in Duluth we have not only 6.7 million visitors a year but that’s an economic impact of about $950 million so it’s a very large industry for us, and also it employs about 17,000 people in Duluth,” said Maarja Anderson-Hewitt, the media communications manager for Visit Duluth.

Visit Duluth stresses everyone from business owners to cooks and cleaners are responsible for making Duluth such a tourism hub.