For the first time in Las Vegas, the 2013 Governor’s Conference on Tourism includes a robust business-building opportunity for Nevada tourism entities.

Nevada Marketplace offers business-building trade show

FY 2013 return on investment increases from $19:1 to $22:1

Three of the six Nevada Treasures defended their titles through active social and viral marketing outreach.

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Free Admission to Nevada State Museums Set for July 6, 20

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nearly $1 million in grants to boost tourism to rural Nevada was awarded by the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) this month, announced Nevada Department of  Tourism and Cultural Affairs Director Claudia Vecchio.

Among the funded projects: the Comstock ATV Jamboree, a first-time special event in Dayton; Operation Sierra Storm, a Tahoe-area event geared to meteorologists, who influence visitor travel; and the REMAX World Long Drive Championship in Mesquite.

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada Indian leaders are discussing tourism’s roles in economic development and in preserving traditional cultures at the Nevada Tribal Tourism Conference, April 23-25 in Fallon. “Building Sustainability through Tourism” is the theme for the event, now in its fifth year.

PAHRUMP, Nev. — Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki and other officials from the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) recognized the state’s tourism leaders Thursday at the annual VolunTourism Awards ceremony at the 23rd annual Rural Roundup tourism conference. 

“Tourism is Nevada’s No. 1 industry, and our tourism professionals and volunteers are certainly an essential component of Nevada’s world-renowned tourism infrastructure,” Krolicki, NCOT chairman, said. “NCOT greatly appreciates the work of these men and women in promoting Nevada to domestic and international visitors.”

“A World Within. A State Apart.” introduced yesterday by Governor Sandoval