(AP) _ The Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing is
seeking people interested in becoming tourism ambassadors for the
The department will hold a free training workshop next month in
Montpelier, Rutland and Bennington. The workshops are open to
employees of Vermont businesses and organizations.
The goal is to provide visitors with readily available travel
information throughout the state and to provide businesses with the
know-how and resources to help provide quality customer service to
those seeking advice.
Those attending the workshops will learn about tourism
opportunities in the arts, history, food, agriculture, recreation
Businesses with employees who complete the training can become a
designated Ambassador Info Center promoted by the state Department
of Tourism and Marketing.