Virtual Panel Discussion for Lodging Owners/Operators to be Held April 21

Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College Workforce Education Department announces an upcoming webinar that will focus on the current challenges facing the West Virginia lodging industry, and what marketing and promotional strategies can be used as the world moves into the post-COVID tourism economy. The event will be held via Zoom on April 21st from 6:00-7:30 PM.

This panel discussion is intended for those in the West Virginia lodging industry, including small to medium venues, traditional bed and breakfasts, and Airbnbs. Learn how state and local experts representing various lodging venues are preparing their customer marketing strategies for post-COVID 2021. Panelists include Jonathan Wellingham, Director of Guest Services at Capon Springs Resort, Craig McBurney, CEO at Embark Fund, and Josh Rubio, General Manager at Embassy Suites in Charleston.

The format for the session will be a panel discussion with additional time for comments and questions. The discussion will also be recorded for later on-demand viewing and distributed to those who register. Those interested in attending can attend at

Contact Thomas Fuhr, Director of Special Projects with any questions about this panel discussion at