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Economy / October 14, 2020

OKC picked as host site for 2026 NCAA men's basketball tournament

The NCAA has chosen Oklahoma City as the host destination for the 2026 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball First and Second Rounds. This collective effort will bring in an economic impact of $8.2 million and showcase Oklahoma City to national audiences.

By Chamber Staff
Economy / September 29, 2020

Burns named CVB interim director

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber announced today that Michael R. Burns, the current Vice President of Sales for the Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau, will serve as its Interim President following the retirement of Mike Carrier on Wednesday, Sept. 30.

By Chamber Staff
Economy / September 11, 2020

CVB honors local hometown heroes

The OKC Convention and Visitors Bureau recently honored several Oklahomans and organizations at their 11th annual Hometown Heroes Awards.

By Staff Reports
VeloCity Q&A / June 19, 2019
Tommy Yi
President & Cofounder,
StarSpace46
I thought there was a huge opportunity here, especially with MAPS 3 starting to take shape. I saw Oklahoma City as a sandbox of opportunity. That compelled me to really make a choice to stay here and build something like this.
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