For immediate Release
Wilmington, DE (June 26, 2018) – The Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau (GWCVB), New Castle County’s only dedicated tourism marketing organization, is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors. With a mission dedicated to generating economic growth, the GWCVB focuses on marketing the area’s rich history, diverse culture and world-class gardens to leisure travelers, while also cultivating meetings, conventions and group tour opportunities. As a result, the GWCVB assists in generating over $2 billion dollars annually in visitor spending in New Castle County.
Overall, the GWCVB Board represents a diverse and distinguished cross-section of leaders in tourism, hospitality, business and government throughout New Castle County. The two newly appointed board members will serve a three-year term. The appointees are:
- Jerry duPhily
Publisher, TSN Media Inc.
- Celeste K. Mozeik, MS
Business Instructional Director/Department Chair
Delaware Technical Community College
Sarah Willoughby, Executive Director of the Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau said, “I am honored to welcome these two new board members and believe their range of experiences and unique backgrounds will become a great asset to the Bureau.”
The Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau is governed by a board of 27 members, seven appointed by the governor, seven by the New Castle County Executive, and seven by the Mayor of Wilmington. These 21 elect six additional members.
The Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau is a non-profit organization founded in 1978, chartered by the Governor of Delaware, the New Castle County Executive and the Mayor of Wilmington. Its mission is to serve as the community's customer-focused destination marketing organization, generating economic growth through leisure travel and meetings development by aggressively marketing attractions, facilities, amenities and services for visitors.
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