CVB Board

Information & Meeting Minutes

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The Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen
Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is the economic development agency responsible for travel and tourism promotion, product development, and visitor services for Moore County, NC. The CVB devises strategies to enhance the County’s tourism brand value and product to accommodate the next generation of visitors, thereby stimulating the local economy and enhancing the quality of life for residents and visitors alike.

In 2019, Moore County ranked as the eleventh highest tourism economy in North Carolina, generating $563 million annually in visitor spending, an 8.1% increase from the previous year. That increase was tied for the seventh largest increase year-over-year in the state. Tourism is the second largest employer in Moore County with more than 6,300 people working in the industry that supports a multitude of local businesses inside the Home of American Golf.

2020-21 CVB Board of Directors

  • Tom Beddow, CVB Chairman; CCNC President
  • Tom Pashley, CVB Vice-Chairman; President, Pinehurst Resort
  • Kelly Miller, CVB Secretary/Treasurer; President, Pine Needles & Mid Pines
  • Frank Quis, Chairman, Moore County Commissioners
  • Bonnie McPeake, President, McPeake Hotels
  • Linda Parsons, President, Moore County Chamber of Commerce
  • Matt Hausser, General Manager, Talamore Golf Resort
  • Andy Hofmann, General Manager, Pine Crest Inn
  • George Little, Local Entrepreneur
  • Pat Corso, Executive Director, Partners in Progress (ex-officio)

Monday, March 8, 2021:

There will be a quorum of the CVB board of directors at the Aberdeen, Carolina & Western Railroad headquarters in Candor, NC. The meeting is scheduled for 1pm. Those in attendance will hear from railroad officials about potential tourism-related opportunities with rail service to, or within the destination.

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