• Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    1. Richard “Gordy” Bunch, chairman of The Woodlands, speaks on relevancy during the TACVB Annual Conference general session.

  • Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    2. Arabia Jewel, Katrina Moore and Lexi Bass.

  • Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    3. Victoria Matamoros and Becky Gumm of AJR Media Group.

  • Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    4. Elizabeth Eddins, Freddie Willard, Dean Conwell and Rebecca Woodland.

  • Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    5. Bill Landrith of Sawdust Road.

  • Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    6. Refreshments for attendees.

  • Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    7. TACVB Annual Conference delegates cruising on The Woodlands Waterway.

  • Event Snapshots: TACVB's 38th Annual Conference

     
    FROM THE Winter 2016 ISSUE
     

    8. Kara Stanley, Emilie Harris, Zoe Molina and Alisann Schweiker of The Woodlands CVB.

The Texas Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus hosted its 38th Annual Conference from Aug. 3 to 6, 2015, in The Woodlands. There were 276 industry professionals who attended the conference, which included 25 vendors. The TACVB will hold its next event, Midwinter Conference, in Beaumont on January 19 to 21.

Every year, the Austin chapter of the National Association for Catering and Events hosts a fundraiser. In 2017, this annual Taste of NACE event took place at downtown Austin’s Trinity Hall and benefitted the Foundation of NACE and a local partner, Adventures with Autism, Down Syndrome and Epilepsy. The Taste of NACE event, which has become a nationally recognized, award-winning fundraiser, featured some of Austin’s top culinary talent, a silent auction, live entertainment and dancing. naceaustin.com

 

The Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel celebrated its grand opening in September. The hotel includes 15 floors, 288 rooms, 16 suites, 19 meeting rooms and 30,000 square feet of ballroom and event space. Located next door to the newly developed Toyota Motors North America headquarters and the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters, the hotel features a provocative and diverse collection of art that underscores its inventive West of Zen design theme.