GREATER SACRAMENTO EVENTS
Conversations with the Community – The Visitation Economy
March 15, 2017
What Investments Offer the Highest ROI for the Sacramento Region’s Visitation Economy?
This is the topic that the Greater Sacramento community discussed during out latest ‘Conversations with the Community event.’ In a series of engaging presentations, the audience explored several potential avenues for investment that may provide greater returns for the Greater Sacramento community, in terms of increased visitation, than traditional approaches.
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