It can be tough these days – particularly if you’re in an industry hit hard by the pandemic – but Jay Markwalter, executive director of the Georgia Association of Convention & Visitors Bureau, wants Georgians to stay positive.

In fact, the GACVB is launching a new initiative this Fall, a “pledge to be positive” as industry members around the state work to get back to normal.  Business and leisure travel is starting to return, and Markwalter says the positive attitude from tourism industry professionals will serve to increase consumer confidence.  We’re all in this together, after all.

Hear more from Markwalter and his outlook on the ongoing recovery:


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