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Deep Roots and Spanish Moss with Visit Savannah's Joe Marinelli

Joe Marinelli, CEO of Visit Savannah, joins The Tourism Academy's Stephen Ekstrom on this episode of Business Class. Joe shares how his own roots and family traditions prepared him to lead the destination marketing efforts of a city with its own character, charm and vibrance. Joe discusses how Savannah’s tourism has evolved over the years, he talks about the pride that the people of Savannah have about their hometown, and he shares how a grade school homework assignment got him interested in tourism as a career.

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