GALVESTON.COM: Named One of the Top 15 CVB Websites in the U.S. Currently: Clear 87.5° Clear
GALVESTON.COM: The Official Website of The Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau

Contact us



Home | Interact & Discover | Media Center | Press Releases: Named One of the Top 15 CVB Websites in the U.S.

Fifteen websites were recently selected for ConventionSouth magazine's first-ever Readers' Choice for Best CVB Website Award for 2009. Earlier in 2009, readers of the magazine were asked to name the convention and visitors bureaus (CVBs) that have the most useful online tools for planning events and website resources for marketing their destination to attendees.

Nominated websites were reviewed in-depth by the ConventionSouth editorial team and a field of 15 sites were selected. was named one of the Top 15 CVB websites in the country. & Company Vice-President Jim Cordell said, "All of us at & Company are thrilled to do everything we can to assist the Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau in their ongoing marketing efforts, and are grateful for this recognition."

The complete list of tourism bureau website winners include:

  • Columbia (S.C.) Metropolitan CVB (
  • Fort Worth CVB (
  • Galveston Island CVB (
  • Greater Birmingham (Ala.) CVB (
  • Greater Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) CVB (
  • Greater Miami CVB (
  • New Orleans Metropolitan CVB (
  • Northern Kentucky CVB (
  • Nashville CVB (
  • Tallahassee (Fla.) CVB (
  • San Antonio CVB (
  • Tampa Bay (Fla.) & Company (
  • Virginia Beach CVB (
  • Visit Charlotte (N.C.) (
  • Visit Jacksonville (Fla.) (

About & Company... & Company, a destination marketing corporation based in Galveston, Texas. The company specializes in destination portals, as well as online lodging, cruise, parking, and transportation reservations; and event ticketing via its proprietary DestinationNext module. For more information, contact & Company at via phone (409)763-8676 or email at

Add Your Comments...




Back to top & Company Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau Network Solutions Secure Site TripAdvisor
© copyright 1994-2012, & Company, Inc. All rights reserved. & Company, Inc. is a proud member of the Texas Travel Industry Association and the Texas Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus. & Company is a private enterprise and all recommendations for businesses or products is the opinion of & Company, and not related in any way to the Park Board of Trustees of The City of Galveston. The Park Board does not produce any events for Galveston Island. The mission of the Park Board is to increase the economic impact of tourism for Galveston by advertising & promoting annual events produced by independent promoters. The voice of is provided by Chris Davies. Unless otherwise noted, no part of this website may be reproduced without written permission from the appropriate copyright owners. Click here for our Privacy Policy and Internet Safety Information applicable to this website. TripAdvisor review content © TripAdvisor 2015. Click here to view TripAdvisor's terms and conditions. & Company reserves the right to post, not post, edit or delete content or material that is submitted to, posted to or stored within this website or database. Furthermore, & Company assumes no legal liability for any material or content posted to or stored within this website and database, or the effect of a Poster's comments on the patronage of an establishment. The comments and opinions of Posters are subjective and personal to the poster, and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or feelings of & Company, its stockholders, board of directors, officers, employees, agents or customers. In exchange for experiencing & Company's website, you acknowledge that & Company is not responsible for; and further you waive any claims you may have against & Company for the content and/or material submitted, posted, read, altered, modified, edited, saved, deleted or forwarded from or to the website and database. However, if you feel that content or material posted or saved at & Company's website or database requires deletion, modification or clarification, then please email us at and we will consider the request. Please note that receipt of your request is not acknowledgment that & Company will take action.