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PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism was recognized eight times during the 52nd ADDY Awards, an annual awards show hosted by the South Dakota Advertising Federation (SDAF). The winners were announced at the ADDY Awards ceremony, which was held Friday, Feb.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has recognized 141 businesses and organizations across 44 communities in South Dakota for their outstanding customer service.
PIERRE, SD – Gov. Dennis Daugaard and the South Dakota Department of Tourism presented awards to tourism industry members the evening of Thursday, January 18th at the 2018 Governor’s Conference on Tourism in Pierre.
Industry Attains Eight Straight Years of Growth
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota tourism industry has once again posted an increase in visitation, visitor spending, and overall impact on the state’s economy in 2017. This marks eight straight years of economic growth.
PIERRE, S.D. –The Governor’s Tourism Advisory Board has selected its officers for 2018.
Ivan Sorbel* of Kyle was elected the board president during a meeting today in Pierre. Kristi Wagner of Whitewood was elected vice president.
PIERRE, S.D. –The South Dakota Department of Tourism is encouraging tourism industry professionals to join the 2018 Governor’s Conference on Tourism next week, Jan. 16-18, in Pierre.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism is now accepting applications to fill seasonal positions for travel counselors and supervisors at six Welcome Center locations along interstates 29 and 90.
The state earned Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International Adrian Awards among a record-breaking 2,000 entries.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has won three major awards in an international marketing competition.
South Dakota’s “Mount Rushmore’s American Pride” Float Appears in the Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®
PIERRE, S.D. — R&B icon Smokey Robinson will perform on the “Mount Rushmore’s American Pride” float in the 91st Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®.
Department of Tourism Awarded Two 2017 Gold Magellan Awards from Travel Weekly