Ft. Worth CVB Names Jameson Pres./CEO
Friday January 4th, 2013 - 9:39AM
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FORT WORTH, TX—The Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau named industry veteran Robert "Bob" Jameson president/CEO, effective January 19.
Jameson succeeds David DuBois, who served as president/CEO of the FWCVB for more than five years and recently resigned to take a position with an industry association.
Jameson will be responsible for the strategic development of FWCVB initiatives, including meeting and convention business, tourism development and destination promotion. Jameson will resign as general manager of the Worthington Renaissance Hotel, which has been managed by Marriott International since 1999.
Gary Brinkley, general manager of Stockyards Station, is .chairman of the FWCVB board.
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The most recent NYU Conference, earlier this month proved, once and for all, that the lodging industry has finally turned the corner and happy days are, indeed, here again. While the economists and pundits all provided plenty of anecdotal evidence to bear that out in terms of supply and demand ratios, RevPAR projections, asset values and all the other metrics, that’s not what has me convinced.