GO Cedar Rapids is pleased to announce the addition of a new staff member. Julie Stow has been hired as the Director of Meetings & Conventions and will start her new position January 3, 2017. She most recently worked for Fontanella Family Winery in Napa, CA and previously the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance. Stow is responsible for promoting the Cedar Rapids area as the choice location for hosting national, regional and local meetings and conventions.
“I'm thrilled to be back home and part of the dynamic team at GO Cedar Rapids,” said Stow. “Cedar Rapids and the surrounding communities have always provided vibrant and creative experiences. I look forward to sharing my passion for the people and places that make our community unique.”
About GO Cedar Rapids
GO Cedar Rapids is dedicated to enhancing the local economy by promoting the Cedar Rapids area as the premier destination in the region for travel, tourism and events. Visit gocedarrapids.com for more information about area events, dining and entertainment. Travel-generated expenditures totaled $771.9 million and the tourism industry employed 6,300 people in Linn County in 2015. Learn more at gocedarrapids.com.