Use Your CVB You can realize huge cost savings by using second- or third-tier cities. Start with the CVB and always ask what kind of assistance the bureau or city can offer. In Wilmington, Del., for example, the Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau has teamed up with the city of Wilmington to offer $20,000 in transportation assistance for groups and meetings generating a minimum of 100 room nights. The transportation grant can be used for shuttles to and from Philadelphia ...

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