FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chrissy Tobias

Communications Specialist

York County Convention & Visitors Bureau

717-852-9675, ext. 103 or ctobias@yorkpa.org

 

Louise Heine

Destination Marketing Director

York County Convention & Visitors Bureau

717-852-9675, ext. 109 or louise@yorkpa.org

 

The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau 
Welcomes Chrissy Tobias to Their Team

YORK, PA - The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes Chrissy Tobias to their team this week.

Chrissy Tobias will serve as communications specialist in the organization’s continuing mission to promote and expand tourism in the York area. Tobias will be responsible for public relations, social media and other external communications efforts highlighting YCCVB and its members.

Raised in Dillsburg, Tobias is familiar with the many attractions and businesses that make York County a great place to live and visit. A 2004 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, Tobias previously served as a journalist working behind the scenes at abc27, and more recently as the public relations director at Central Penn College. She continues to reside in Dillsburg, where you can often find her family exploring the many local parks and trails.

 “I’m excited to embark on this new opportunity. I’ve lived in York County for most of my life and am now raising my children here as well,” said Tobias. “I take great pride in my hometown and the surrounding area. It is a privilege to be able to spread the word on all the fantastic opportunities to get out and explore the community.”

The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s mission is to maximize tourism expenditures and their economic impact in York County, PA, through comprehensive tourism sales and marketing programs. The York County CVB’s vision is for a York County where tourism is recognized for the value of its economic impact and its role in raising the profile of York County as a sought-after destination. Tourism generates significant positive economic impact across York County. According to Tourism Economics report, The Economic Impact of Travel in Pennsylvania: Tourism Satellite Account Calendar Year 2016, visitors spent $973.6 million in York County in 2016 and during that same year, the industry employed 7,912 people around the county. For more information on the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau, call 1-888-858-9675 or visit www.yorkpa.org.