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Posts from March 2010

  • Snowbird’s Aerie Sushi Bar Named One of SKI Magazine’s Top 10

    The Aerie Sushi Bar at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort has been named one of the "10 Best Ski-Town Sushi Restaurants" by SKI Magazine. Restaurants were selected from ski areas throughout the United States and Canada and listed on http://www.skinet.com/. "We're thrilled to be named one of the best skiing sushi spots in North America," said Frédéric

  • Gardner Village Celebrates 30 Years

    Gardner Village, a historic retail shopping area Salt Lake's West Jordan, is celebrating its 30th year of business in May 2010. Gardner Village's legacy began more than 125 years ago when Archibald Gardner, a Utah Pioneer from Scotland, built a flour mill at the request of Mormon leader Brigham Young. Gardner was among the first settlers of the

  • Convention hopes rising after tough year

    By Mike Gorrell, The Salt Lake Tribune -- To no one's surprise, 2009 was not a banner year for the Salt Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau. Because of the foundering economy, companies just weren't staging meetings. The number of room nights booked in Salt Lake hotels last year fell 26 percent short of bureau projections. But the bureau still

  • Salt Lake CVB Awards Dianne Nelson Binger Scholarship To Gina Wehling

    SALT LAKE CITY (March 22, 2010) - The Salt Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau (SLCVB) recognized Gina Wehling as recipient of the fourth annual Dianne Nelson Binger Scholarship at its Annual Meeting held March 18. The scholarship honors the SLCVB's former President and CEO, and her legacy to the Salt Lake hospitality community. Wehling studies in

  • Olympians, NFL Players Join Steve Young at Snowbird on Saturday, March 27

    Snowbird, Utah - The 24th Annual Steve Young Ski Classic brings an impressive group of NFL players and Olympians to Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort Saturday, March 27, to ski, snowboard and raise money for the Wasatch Adaptive Sports Program. Former San Francisco 49er and NFL Hall of Famer Steve Young headlines a group of NFL players, Olympians and

  • THE ART OF RECYCLING: ”Paint Our Cans” At USANA Amphitheatre

    SALT LAKE CITY - In an effort to raise sustainability awareness, USANA Amphitheatre wants you to Paint Our Cans for a chance to win two reserved tickets to every concert we have this summer. Paint Our Cans is part of USANA Amphitheatre's green initiative efforts to increase sustainability awareness while inspiring creativity through artistic

  • Salt Lake to Host ASAE’s 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

    SALT LAKE CITY (March 2010) - Like winning an Olympic gold medal, the Salt Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau, along with its hospitality partners, recently won the opportunity to host the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) & The Center for Association Leadership's 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition, yet another prestigious and

  • "Super Bowl of conventions" headed to Salt Lake City

    Mike Gorrell, The Salt Lake Tribune -- Without blushing, organizers call it "the Super Bowl of conventions." Don't look to Scott Beck, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau, to diminish the claim, not after the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) announced that its 2016 meeting will take place in Utah's