Author: Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Suzi Ellis | (214) 991-6975 | suzi@suziellis.com
Erin Finegold | (214) 850-4290 | erin.finegold@us.redbull.com


MAYOR OF IRVING EARNED HER WINGS WITH THE RED BULL AIR FORCE
Post-skydive, Mayor Beth Van Duyne officially proclaims Sept. 21 National Red Bull Flugtag Day in Irving

IRVING, Texas (Sept. 5, 2013)... Under the scorching Texas sun today at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas,

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Nevin Reilly
Cvent | Sloane & Company
(212) 446-1893
nreilly@sloanepr.com

IRVING, TEXAS RANKED IN TOP 50 MEETINGS DESTINATIONS IN THE UNITED STATES
Placement on Cvent List reflects the Irving Convention and Visitors Bureau's efforts
and commitment to attract corporate events and support the local economy

IRVING, Texas (Aug. 22,

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IRVING, Texas (July 17, 2013) ...
On July 9 the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas hosted Trade Show Technology Summit 2013 (TSTS '13), the premier showcase for technology used in events and trade shows, produced by Imagine Xhibits.

Irving Convention and Visitors Bureau (ICVB) executive director, Maura Gast, was a featured speaker at the one-day

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Ed Magers, American Legion Department of Texas State Director
(214) 457-1380
memagers@gte.net

IRVING, Texas (July 10, 2013)...
Nearly 1,000 members and delegates of The American Legion (TAL), the American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) and the Sons of the American Legion (SAL) traveled across Texas to gather in Irving this week for the 95th annual TAL and the 93rd annual ALA State Conventions.

Both conventions run from July 10 - 14. TAL

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IRVING, Texas (July 9, 2013)...
Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas will be the home venue for Texas Wild of the Mylan World TeamTennis league. The team is coached by the Resort's own tennis professional Brent Haygarth, and will play on the newly transformed Championship Court, constructed with seating for approximately 2,100 fans.

The

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IRVING, Texas (June 4, 2013) ...
The Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas will be the site for Trade Show Technology Summit 2013 (TSTS '13), the premier showcase for technology used in events and trade shows. Produced by Imagine Exhibits, TSTS '13 will be held July 9.

Through hands-on workshops, TSTS '13 attendees will be introduced to the latest

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Drew Crowell, GolinHarris for Web.com
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dcrowell@golinharris.com

IRVING, Texas (May 14, 2013)... Web.com, a leading provider of Internet services and online marketing solutions for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), will host a free, interactive Small Business Forum this Thursday, May 16, from 7:30 - 10 a.m. at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas.

The forum is designed to help Dallas/Fort Worth small

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IRVING, Texas (May 14, 2013)... Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne and the Irving City Council named Angie Webb-Covington a High Spirited Citizen on Thursday, May 9, in recognition of her rare generosity and inspiring drive to make a difference in the Irving community at-large, and in the lives of those who inhabit it.

Webb-Covington is the co-chair of Hackberrians for Humanity, a

IRVING, Texas (April 25, 2013)... This month, pedal boat rides were added to the mix of things to do on Mandalay Canal and Lake Carolyn located in the heart of Las Colinas in Irving. More than 200 residents and visitors showed up during Pedal Boat Open House weekend on April 12 - 14.

Single-seater and (up to) three-passenger propeller driven pedal boats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations are not accepted. Operating days are Friday - Sunday only and hours vary. Rates are $10 plus tax per ½ hour for adults (ages 13

IRVING, Texas (April 22, 2013)... High spirited in everything they do, Irving's most recent award recipients, Kass Prince and Craig Boleman, have logged more volunteer hours combined since venturing to Irving in 1998 than most do in a lifetime. Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne and the Irving City Council officially named the couple High Spirited Citizens on Thursday, April 18, in recognition of their unmatched passion and diligence to make the Irving community thrive.

Prince was recruited to Irving by Arts Center Executive Director Richard Huff to