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Visit Seattle Awards and Recognition

Awards & Recognition

Courtesy of Washington Wine Commission
Visit Seattle Honored at the Washington State Wine Awards

Visit Seattle received two of the 14 awards at the prestigious Washington State Wine Awards, hosted by the Washington State Wine Commission at McCaw Hall in Seattle on January 14.  Visit Seattle was honored as “Tourism Champion of the Year” and Visit Seattle Visitor Service Manager Ann Peavey was named “Concierge of the Year.”

The decade-old awards program showcases exemplary retailers, tourism professionals and distributors for the first time, along with restaurants. The expansion of the program celebrates additional industries and individuals whose work raises the profile of Washington State wine throughout the state and beyond. Winners were selected from more than 100 nominations and were chosen for their impressive menus, innovative educational programs and marketing efforts, and commitment to excellent service.