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Park Tourism Generates $953 million in Visitor Spending

Date: 5/24/2019
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 11,421,203 visitors to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 2018 spent $953 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 13,737 jobs in the local area. National park tourism is a significant driver in the national economy, with every dollar invested by American taxpayers in the National Park Service returning $10 to the economy. ... Read More

How to Make Company Announcements in Buzzworthy Ways

Date: 4/22/2019
These days, the medium that sends the message is just as important as the message itself. Choosing the correct medium can determine whether or not you are reaching your target audience most effectively and is also an opportunity to generate buzz about your company’s rightful place on the cutting edge of its industry.... Read More