The mission of the Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau is to increase economic development and quality of life by encouraging visitors to spend time and money here. During the past year record numbers traveled to Fort Worth for business and leisure visits. Significant enhancements to city districts were completed and even grander plans were announced. Now is the time to accommodate demand for more visitors and manage the incredible opportunities ahead.
Tribute to Holt Hickman
A businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Holt Hickman was known for his contributions to developing the Stockyards National Historic District including Billy Bob’s Texas, the Livestock Exchange Building, Stockyards Station and the Hyatt Place Stockyards Hotel. The inaugural recognition honors an individual or organization that has demonstrated a vision for enhancing Fort Worth as a better place to visit and live. Each year the FWCVB will recognize a person, company or organization that has made significant contributions to developing, marketing and delivering visitor experiences to Fort Worth’s travel, tourism and hospitality industry.