Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau http://redriverradio.org en Workshop on reunion planning set for Bossier City http://redriverradio.org/post/workshop-reunion-planning-set-bossier-city <p>Reunions are big business for hotels, caterers and even T-shirt makers. The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau plans to host a reunion planning workshop in February for people who are in charge of an upcoming family, class or military reunion.&nbsp;</p><p>The workshop is billed as a one-stop shop for how to plan a reunion, according to the bureau’s Kevin Flowers, a convention sales manager and point person for reunion-related questions for the past eight years.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:34:27 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 38788 at http://redriverradio.org Workshop on reunion planning set for Bossier City Shreveport-Bossier courts meeting planners through trade show http://redriverradio.org/post/shreveport-bossier-courts-meeting-planners-through-trade-show <p>The convention business hit the skids during the Great Recession. Now, with gradual signs of economic recovery, Shreveport-Bossier convention and tourism officials want to attract larger meetings to the area.</p><p></p><p>The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau will be bringing in 35 meeting planners later this year to participate in a new trade show that is billed as a one-stop shop for booking a destination.</p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 15:41:13 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 31350 at http://redriverradio.org Shreveport-Bossier courts meeting planners through trade show