Grove City Record

Visitors bureau updates officers

Rick Louder, general manager of O'Charley's in Grove City, has been re-elected to a third term as president of the Grove City Area Visitors and Convention Bureau.

The 2013 officers joining him include Michael Uhrin, vice president, Christopher Fulton, secretary and Warren Gard, treasurer.

Joining the bureau's board of trustees are Debbie Stith and Roby Schottke, who were elected to replace the retiring Karen Dover and Greg Skinner. Both Stith and Schottke will serve until 2015.

The Grove City Area Visitors and Convention Bureau promotes travel and tourism for the Grove City area and supports the 13 local hotel properties.

Advertising placed by the bureau in 2012 reached nearly seven million people in Ohio and included such publications as Readers Digest and Newsweek, while visitors staying overnight in Grove City hotel properties are estimated by the bureau to have numbered more than half a million.

The bureau's offices are in the Grove City Welcome Center and Museum, 3378 Park St. in the Town Center.