Monthly Archives: March 2016

Port of Virginia

On March 30th more than 40 ULI Virginia members met at the Town Point Center Building in downtown Norfolk for a presentation given by John Reinhart, CEO/Executive Director of the Virginia Port Authority.   To download a copy of this presentation, click the hyperlink below: 2016-03-30 Port of Virginia    

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Responsible Tourism

On Tuesday March 1st, Ed McMahon, Senior Resident Fellow at the Urban Land Institute, presented a lecture on Responsible Tourism to a group of ULI Virginia members in Virginia Beach.  In his talk, Mr. McMahon  explained how recent trends in the travel and hospitality industry which seek authentic, specialized  experiences and sustainable management of local resources are actually becoming increasingly popular and profitable for communities that are willing to pursue these options over the typical mass market tourism strategies. Keys to Sustainable Tourism  

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