The Republic Masthead

Tourism advocate praises Columbus’ recent visitor strategy


Follow The Republic:


COLUMBUS, Ind. — National travel industry advocate Roger Rickard will bring his advocacy message to Columbus next week, when local industry executives will hear about new statistics on the economic impact of tourism.

Rickard said he was already familiar with Columbus — largely because of its reputation in architectural circles — even before he was invited to speak during Tuesday's Columbus Area Visitors Center's annual meeting.

"It's like Columbus is the biggest small town in America. It's known for Midwest values, diversity as well as it architecture," Rickard said in a recent telephone interview.

Please read Saturday's edition of The Republic for more information.

Don't settle for a preview.
Subscribe today to see the full story!

  • Hybrid
  • $11/month
  • Sat / Sun Delivery
  • Sat / Sun Coupons
  • Weekend Magazines
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now
  • Premium
  • $16/month
  • 7-Day Print Delivery
  • All coupons
  • Special Magazines
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now
  • Digital Only
  • $11/month
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

All comments are moderated before posting. Your email address must be verified with Disqus in order for your comment to appear. If your comments consistently or intentionally make this site a less civil and enjoyable place to be, your comments will be excluded from it.
View our commenting guidelines and FAQ's here.

All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.