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Whitney Riggs

Whitney Riggs

Communications Coordinator

Sept. 20, 2018

New Hamilton County Economic Development Marketing Director Selected 

Hamilton County, Ind. – Carol Sergi, a veteran marketing professional with experience promoting the state and local media organizations, will lead marketing efforts on behalf of Hamilton County Economic Development Corporation (HCEDC). 

News Release

April 27, 2018

Pedal Perks program returns during National Bike Month

Hamilton County, Ind. – The Pedal Perks program is back for its second year in Hamilton County with even more businesses offering deals to bicyclists

News Release

March 13, 2018

Tourism Gives invests $100,000 in community organizations  

Hamilton County, Ind. – A Hamilton County Tourism Inc. program will grant more than $100,000 to community and sports-related organizations this year. 

News Release

Feb. 19, 2018

Hamilton County Tourism recognized as Best Place to Work  

Hamilton County, Ind. – The Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group recently named Hamilton County Tourism as one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana. 

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Dec. 21, 2017

Visitor Spending in Hamilton County Continues to Grow 

Hamilton County, Ind. – The annual “tourism report card” for 2016 was released, and once again Hamilton County made the honor roll. The community’s report card mirrors county hotel data that shows consistent growth in room sales, which influences other areas in the hospitality sector.

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Aug. 25, 2017

Tourism College Courses Available for High School Students  

Hamilton County, Ind. – Beginning this fall, students can learn the real world of hospitality, tourism and management and earn up to 18 college credits through Hamilton County’s Hospitality Immersion Certificate Program. 

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July 31, 2017

'Try Archery' Event Welcomes Community Participation

Event is part of USA Archery’s Outdoor Nationals at Grand Park this week 

Hamilton County, Ind. – If you've ever wanted to test out your inner Katniss Everdeen skills, now is your chance. The public is invited to try archery as part of the USA Archery's Outdoor Nationals at Grand Park Sports Campus in Westfield, Indiana. 

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June 27, 2017

Hamilton County celebrates Tenderloin Tuesdays

Hamilton County spotlights Indiana's favorite sandwich 

Hamilton County, Ind. – Tenderloin Tuesdays, a tasty annual celebration of the Indiana sandwich, begins June 27 and goes until July 25.  Each Tuesday, tenderloin sandwiches will be discounted at 25+ participating restaurants. 

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June 13, 2017

U.S. Archery championships coming to Hamilton County 

More than 1,000 archers anticipated at Grand Park in August 

Hamilton County, Ind. – The National Target Championships will be held at Grand Park Sports Campus in Westfield this summer. 

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June 8, 2017

New Pedal Perks program offers discounts for cyclists

Riders can travel to local attractions in Hamilton County and receive discounts  

Hamilton County, Ind. – A new countywide initiative offers discounts to residents and visitors who bike the trails and downtowns of Hamilton County

News Release

May 23, 2017

USBR35 bicycling route launches during National Bike Month

Route connects 360 miles of biking trails across the Hoosier State  

Hamilton County, Ind. – A 360-mile cycling route connecting 15 counties across the Hoosier state officially launches during National Bike Month.  USBR35 is the first nationally-approved and interconnected cycling route in Indiana, making its way through Hamilton County. 

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April 24, 2017

Grand Park to host Midwest Nike Challenge 

More than 350 NCAA Division I coaches expected 

Westfield, Ind., The Midwest Nike Challenge will take place at Grand Park Sports Campus this weekend, making it the second year the event is held in Westfield. 

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