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Texas Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus

Texas Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus

The Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (TACVB) supports and helps develop the convention and tourism industry in Texas through education and the sharing of ideas. They encourage co-operative action among Texas convention and visitor bureaus in order to grow the convention and visitor bureau industry in Texas. TACVB was founded in July 1972 […]

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Mitchell Historic Properties

Mitchell Historic Properties

In writing a history of Galveston, Texas, Author Gary Cartwright aptly described the port community as once being “the largest, bawdiest and most important city between New Orleans and San Francisco.” The accounting of the varied personalities who historically populated Galveston includes references to Pirate Jean Lafitte, General Sam Houston, General James Long and his […]

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LaVida Massage

The therapeutic benefit of massage was discovered more than 5,000 years ago, with early forms including India’s “Ayurveda” system, said to originate from teachings of gods. In centuries that followed, massage blossomed through Asia where monks deemed it an important tool to acquire spiritual balance. By 800 BC, it emerged in western civilization as athletes […]

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Bon Secours Place

Bon Secours Place is an assisted living facility based in St. Petersburg, Florida that offers a continuum of care rooted in the Catholic tradition.  As part of the Bon Secours Health System, their mission is to give compassionate care to those they serve. Bon Secours means “good help” in French, and at Bon Secours they […]

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National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians

The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) is the nation’s only organization solely dedicated to representing the professional interests of all EMS practitioners, including paramedics, emergency medical technicians, emergency medical responders and other professionals working in pre-hospital emergency medicine. Formed in 1975, NAEMT was created to represent the modernized profession of Emergency Medical Services […]

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The United States Business Council for Sustainable Development

During a recent gathering of conservationists who amassed by-the-thousands in South Korea, the President and CEO of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development stood before the audience and made a bold declaration – “I am a capitalist!” Whatever reactions that statement could have prompted was quickly allayed as he went on to explain that […]

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