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2020 Virtual Travel Rally

11:00 AM EDT

CEO Chris Thompson joined Destination DC plus tourism and hospitality partners for a virtual Travel Rally and press conference in conjunction with Washington, DC Mayor Muriel E. Bowser's daily press briefings during U.S. Travel Association's National Travel and Tourism Week. 

Other speakers included: 

  • Elliott L. Ferguson, II, president & CEO, Destination DC and national chair, U.S. Travel Association
  • Roger Dow, president & CEO, U.S. Travel Association
  • Greg O'Dell, president & CEO, Events DC

The press conference could have been viewed in several ways: 

  1. Online by visiting
  2. Tuning in to Channel 16 (DCN)
  3. Social media platforms: 
    • Mayor Bowser Twitter: @MayorBowser
    • Mayor Bowser Instagram: @Mayor_Bowser
    • Mayor Bowser Facebook:

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