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Charlotte's Finest Convention and Tourism Partners Recognized

09/17/2009

Visit Charlotte Celebrates 2009 Partners of the Year Awards

Visit Charlotte representatives and partners gathered together last night at the Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark Hotel to celebrate the 2009 Partners of the Year Awards. The annual awards recognize the individuals and businesses that made significant contributions towards promoting Charlotte as the premier destination for business, travel, and tourism, as voted on by the staff of Visit Charlotte. And with over 550 partners in the running, the competition was stiff. Visit Charlotte was proud to present the winners of the fourth Partners of the Year Awards with hand-blown glass vases from North Carolina artist John Geci. This year’s winners (and categories) are:

Attractions – The Billy Graham Library
Dining – Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Full Service Hotel – Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort & Spa
Select Service Hotel – Hyatt Place Charlotte Airport
Nightlife & Entertainment – Bar Management Group
Services – SilverFox Transportation
Shopping – Hickory Furniture Mart
Person of the Year – John Taylor, Carowinds

Molly Hedrick

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