Vermont Tourism http://wamc.org en Killington Calls for Increased Tourism Spending http://wamc.org/post/killington-calls-increased-tourism-spending <p></p><p></p><p>The selectboard in Killington, Vt., is asking the state for increased spending to promote tourism. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 04:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 78155 at http://wamc.org Killington Calls for Increased Tourism Spending In Spite of Rain, Vermont Open to Tourism http://wamc.org/post/spite-rain-vermont-open-tourism <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin says in spite of the wet weather this summer, the state is still open for tourism. Mon, 15 Jul 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 69249 at http://wamc.org In Spite of Rain, Vermont Open to Tourism Tourism Report Indicates Growth http://wamc.org/post/tourism-report-indicates-growth <p></p><p></p><p>A biennial report released by the <a href="http://www.vermontvacation.com">Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing</a> shows record growth in visitor spending and tourism industry employment. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:19:21 +0000 Pat Bradley 61584 at http://wamc.org Tourism Report Indicates Growth Vermont Residents Promote Tourism Via Twitter http://wamc.org/post/vermont-residents-promote-tourism-twitter <p>Copying Sweden, Vermont&#39;s tourism department has launched a new social media campaign that relies on its residents to tweet about why Vermont is a great place live, work and visit.<br /><br />Deputy Tourism and Marketing Commissioner Steve Cook says it&#39;s a cool way to create a user-generated review of the state.<br /><br />The first tweeter, Ken Millman, who lives in Alburgh and works in Burlington, has tweeted about fishing in Lake Champlain, his commute and visiting his mother in Quebec.<br /> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 22:05:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 44083 at http://wamc.org