Virginia Beach CVB Hosts Free Forum, “Marketing to Millennials,” with Brand Expert Karen McCullough

“Recruit, Retain & Empower Your Future Millennial Members & Leaders” focuses on marketplace trends and how to successfully do business with Gen Y

Wednesday, June 04, 2014



The Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) & Virginia Beach hospitality industry



Speaker and brand expert Karen McCullough will share trends in the marketplace and tips on how to be successful in navigating and doing business with the new Gen Y customer, member and employee.

Karen believes that the biggest challenge for all organizations today is dealing with the speed of change. The combination of new technologies, diverse work-styles, and high expectations are changing the landscape of the work world. The forum is designed to help organizations gain more awareness, acceptance, appreciation and move into action.

This learning opportunity qualifies for Certified Meeting Planner (CMP) credits.



Thursday, June 5 from 9 – 10:15 a.m.



Ballroom of the Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th Street, Virginia Beach, Va.



The seminar is free; Participants are encouraged to bring donations of non-perishable food to benefit the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore.




The media are invited and encouraged to attend.


Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau (

Where the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay meet, Virginia Beach promises visitors a unique chance to “Live the Life.” Nature at its finest, just-caught and just-picked local food, and toes-in-the-sand relaxation combine for a soul-satisfying experience. A world-renowned boardwalk, energetic downtown, state-of-the-art Convention Center, abundant parks and waterways, and mild weather give rise to an active lifestyle and flourishing local culture. The Virginia Beach CVB is responsible for promoting year-round leisure, business, meetings and conventions, international and sports travel to Virginia’s most populous city. For media information and images, visit Follow Virginia Beach on Twitter at, Instagram at, Facebook at and Pinterest at


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