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Meet the CVB: Emily Bertram

Meet the CVB: Emily Bertram

28 Jun, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

When asked what one thing she couldn’t live without, Emily said her cell phone – for the camera and pictures, the news and updates, the entertainment, and most of all the connections with others. 

 

As the Social Media & Marketing Specialist at the St. Cloud Area CVB, this is definitely fitting.

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Meet the CVB: Lori Cates

Meet the CVB: Lori Cates

28 Jun, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down!” – Oprah Winfrey 

It’s this kind of selfless nature that propels Lori to the lead in client service as the Director of Convention Sales” at the Convention and Visitors Bureau. Lori grew up in St.

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Meet the CVB: Nikki Fisher

Meet the CVB: Nikki Fisher

28 Jun, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

“Knock knock.”

“Who’s there?”

“Orange.”

“Orange who?”

“Orange you glad you got to see me?!”

If you’ve met Nikki Fisher before, the answer to this (her favorite cheesy joke) is absolutely yes. Nikki is a bubbly ray of sunshine in the CVB office, and in her role as the Convention and Meetings Sales Manager, she leaves a positive impression on every client she talks to.

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Meet the CVB: Dana Randt

Meet the CVB: Dana Randt

28 Jun, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

“Ships don’t sink because of the water around them; ships sink because of the water that gets in them. Don’t let what’s happening around you get inside you and weigh you down.”

Dana Randt personifies this (her favorite) saying every day in her role as the Sports and Special Events Manager at the St.

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Summer Solstice in Greater St. Cloud

Summer Solstice in Greater St. Cloud

19 Jun, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

The Summer Solstice is often viewed as the start of summer in the Northern Hemisphere, and it provides us with the longest day of the year in terms of daylight. This year’s Summer Solstice falls on June 20th in the Central time zone, and on this day the sun will shine from 5:26am to 9:03pm – approximately 15 hours, 36 minutes, and 48 seconds.

So, how do you plan to make the most of your extra seconds of sunshine? Here are some ideas so you can get the most out of your daylight hours in Greater St.

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Come one, come all: Fishing in Greater St. Cloud

Come one, come all: Fishing in Greater St. Cloud

24 Mar, 2017 - Posted in Nature, without the hassles

When it comes to fishing in Central, MN, the name of the game is variety. From kayak fishing for small-mouth bass in the Mississippi River to trout fishing in the cool depths of Lake Watab to trolling for northern pike (and walleye) in one of the many other area lakes, there is something here for every type of angler.

Mississippi River

As host of the 2017 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener on the river, the Greater St.

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