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Dazzling Downtown Shopping Spree

Dazzling Downtown Shopping Spree

07 Nov, 2017 - Posted in Shop, drop, and roll

Does the thought of driving from store to store, getting in and out of your vehicle 100 times shopping for the holidays give you the chills? Do you wish that life were like the movies, when all your holiday gift shopping could be done on one cozy stretch of main street, as you walk from shop to shop bundled up in the season's latest trends, chit-chatting with the store owners as you cross off your shopping list? You're in luck, because Downtown St. Cloud is bursting with local shopping options for every type of shopper! We've consolidated the list here, with some ideas of what to buy for who and where.

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Meet the CVB: Emily Bertram

Meet the CVB: Emily Bertram

09 Oct, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

When asked what one thing she couldn’t live without, Emily said her cell phone – for the camera and pictures, the news and updates, the entertainment, and most of all the connections with others. 

As the Social Media & Marketing Specialist at the St. Cloud Area CVB, this is definitely fitting.

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Meet the CVB: Dana Randt

Meet the CVB: Dana Randt

03 Aug, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

“Ships don’t sink because of the water around them; ships sink because of the water that gets in them. Don’t let what’s happening around you get inside you and weigh you down.”

Dana Randt personifies this (her favorite) saying every day in her role as the Sports and Special Events Manager at the St.

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Meet the CVB: Lucas Anderson

Meet the CVB: Lucas Anderson

03 Aug, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

When asked what animal Lucas would be and why, he replied “Probably a penguin, because I normally wear black and white, and when walking on ice I fall down a lot.”

It’s this mix of serious professionalism – think suit and tie, manners, the whole shebang – and goofy sarcastic sense of humor that make Lucas a delight at the front desk of the St. Cloud Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.

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Meet the CVB: Lori Cates

Meet the CVB: Lori Cates

03 Aug, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down!” – Oprah Winfrey 

It’s this kind of selfless nature that propels Lori to the lead in client service as the Director of Convention Sales” at the Convention and Visitors Bureau. Lori grew up in St.

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Meet the CVB: Nikki Fisher

Meet the CVB: Nikki Fisher

28 Jun, 2017 - Posted in All the above (& more!)

“Knock knock.”

“Who’s there?”

“Orange.”

“Orange who?”

“Orange you glad you got to see me?!”

If you’ve met Nikki Fisher before, the answer to this (her favorite cheesy joke) is absolutely yes. Nikki is a bubbly ray of sunshine in the CVB office, and in her role as the Convention and Meetings Sales Manager, she leaves a positive impression on every client she talks to.

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