Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau seeks nominations for the 10th annual Chrysalis Awards

November 8, 2018 Daily Update

The Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB) is seeking nominations for the 10th annual Chrysalis Awards Celebration of Business & Tourism.

The VCB and the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce organize the luncheon and trade show, which will be from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort & Spa.

The Chrysalis awards recognize the value of tourism and community teamwork in maintaining and enhancing tourism as a major economic engine for Lee County. The awards represent an opportunity for Lee County community members and businesses to recognize the dedication and hard work by tourism partners.

At the luncheon, six Chrysalis award recipients will be announced. A panel of local business and community leaders judge the nominations and select one award recipient for each of the six categories: Business Development, Cultural Achievement, Education, Business Tourism Leader, Eco Innovation and Sales & Marketing.

The event also corresponds with National Travel and Tourism week, May 5-11, 2019, when travel and tourism professionals across the country unite to celebrate the value travel holds for businesses and the economy.

Submit nominations at leevcb.com. Nomination deadline is Jan. 18, 2019.