2006 Press Releases

Press Releases 2006

10/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
TEAM SAN JOSE ENDS FISCAL YEAR WITH SUCCESS
Team San Jose, the two year-old consortium made up of arts and labor leaders, hoteliers and members of the San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau officially closed FY 2005-06, marking the second year in a row of reduced expenses and increased revenues for the San Jose Convention & Cultural Facilities.

10/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
TEAM SAN JOSE ENDS FISCAL YEAR WITH SUCCESS
Team San Jose officially closed FY 2005-06 Convention Sales, reaching a total of 252,778 definite hotel room nights booked, an 18 percent increase from FY 2004-05. With 518 events hosted in the San Jose Convention & Cultural facilities, the eight-member Convention Sales team helped produce an economic impact to the City of $124 million.

09/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU ADDS FORMER MEETING PLANNER, JOHN RUBSAMEN, TO TEAM
The San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau has appointed John Rubsamen as the new Senior National Sales Manager, responsible for national corporation trade shows and bringing in higher level tradeshows of notoriety.

08/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE WELCOMES 16 MEETING PLANNERS FOR GRAND PRIX WEEKEND
The San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau hosted a Familiarization Trip (FAM) for 16 national meeting planners at the city’s second annual Taylor Woodrow Grand Prix July 28-30, 2006.

07/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
TEAM SAN JOSE UNVEILS LONG AWAITED SIGN
Vice Mayor Cindy Chavez helped Dan Fenton, CEO and President of the San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau and Team San Jose member, unveil their new jumbotron sign at the entrance of San Jose McEnery Convention Center facing San Carlos Street Monday afternoon.

07/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
TEAM SAN JOSE TO HOST OFFICIAL UNVEILING OF NEW SIGN
Team San Jose is proud to announce the unveiling of a new jumbotron sign at the entrance of San Jose McEnery Convention Center facing San Carlos Street.

06/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU WELCOMES THE CALIFORNIA FIREFIGHTER'S OLYMPICS
Starting July 16th, over 3,000 firefighters from all over the state of California will descend upon San Jose for the 35th annual California Firefighter’s Olympics.

06/12/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE CONVENTION & VISITORS BURUEAU RECEIVES 2005 INNER CIRCLE AWARD
June 12, 2006- Association Meetings magazine awarded the San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau (SJCVB) their 2005 Inner Circle Award. SJCVB is one of 15 nationwide...

05/03/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE CONVENTION & VISITORS BURUEAU WELCOMES BACK FANIMECON
The San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau (SJCVB) welcomes back FanimeCon 2006, Memorial Day weekend, May 26-29. FanimeCon 2006 will be Northern California's largest anime convention...

04/14/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE CONVENTION & VISITORS BURUEAU CELEBRATES COMMUNITY VOUNTEERS
The San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau (SJCVB) and Mineta San Jose International Airport will be thanking over 165 HOST volunteers at a Mardi Gras themed luncheon at Hotel Valencia...

03/22/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE CONVENTION CENTER & VISITOR'S BUREAU EXPANDS MARKETING REACH WITH NEW DISTIRCT TAX
Beginning March 1, 2006, a marketing partnership of 35 hotels began collection of the Hotel Business Improvement District Tax (HBID). Participating hotels...

03/15/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE OCCUPANCY RATE ACHIEVES DOUBLE DIGIT GROWTH IN FEBRUARY
The San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau (SJCVB) announced a whopping 20.68% increase in the average hotel rate for the 14 San Jose convention hotels. Hotel Average Occupancy and Average Daily Rate...

02/22/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
SAN JOSE HOSTS LARGE SCALE EVENTS IN NEW STRUCTURE
February 21, 2006 – The San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau (SJCVB) inaugurated South Hall, the newest addition to the McEnery Convention Center...

02/10/06 [ html ] [ pdf ]
A HEARTFELT THANKS TO THE MOST LOYAL HYATT EMPLOYEE