Tourism Advisory Board
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Tourism Advisory Board

On October 1, 2017, Discover Prince William & Manassas officially reorganized as the new Prince William County Office of Tourism as part of the Prince William County Parks & Recreation Department.

The Office of Tourism is advised by the Tourism Advisory Board.

The Tourism Advisory Board

♦ Bryan Dolieslager | The Inn at Evergreen (Chair)
Inns and Bed & Breakfasts Representative

♦ Bethany Zorn | Potomac Mills (Vice Chair)
Retail Industry Representative

♦ Terry Short | Comfort Inn Dumfries
Lodging Industry Representative

♦ Jennifer Decker | Hampton Inn Manassas 
Lodging Industry Representative

♦ Cathy Madigan | Madigan's Waterfront Restaurant
Restaurant Industry Representative

♦ Meredith Arnest | Farm Brew Live / 2 Silos 
Brewery/Winery/Distiller Industry Representative

♦ Maureen Brennan | Prince William Ice Center
Sports Tourism / Facility Industry Representative

♦ Gwenn Adams | National Museum of the Marine Corps
Culture / History Industry Representative

♦ Michelle DeWitt | Broad Run Farm
Agri-tourism Industry Representative

♦ Claudia Friar | Jiffy Lube Live
Entertainment Industry Representative

♦ Brandon Bies | Manassas National Battlefield Park/NPS
Culture / History Industry Representative

Strategic Initiatives Committees:

Signature Event | Meredith Arnest - Chair
The Signature Event Committee will investigate and recommend what "multi-day" festival in Prince William County will most benefit the community-at-large and increase visitation annually to the destination.

Target Markets | Gwenn Adams - Chair
The Target Markets Committee will advise and prioritize what target markets the Office of Tourism Staff should pursue, and recommend what markets would most benefit the industry-at-large to increase tourism visitation and spending. 

Sports Tourism | Maureen Brennan - Chair
The Sports Tourism Committee will investigate and recommend Sports Tourism opportunities and advise Office of Tourism staff on the feasibility study to expand sports tourism tournament venues in Prince William County.

To join a Tourism Committee, please e-mail Susan Plattner,
Office Coordinator at (Susan @ PWCGov dot org) or call (703)792-8422.

Community citizens, local businesses, and others are encouraged to join any committee.

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