Rail News

2015 Member of the Year

04/06/2015

PORTLAND, Maine – The Greater Portland Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that the Amtrak Downeaster/ NNEPRA has been named the 2015 Member of the Year for Leadership + Innovation.

“We are honored to present the Amtrak Downeaster/ NNEPRA with this award for their commendable efforts in helping us achieve our mission of marketing the Greater Portland Region”, said Lynn Tillotson, President + CEO of the Greater Portland Convention and Visitors Bureau.

“Over the past few years there has been a huge influx of passengers coming to us from the Amtrak Downeaster. We appreciate their partnership and congratulate them on this well deserved award” said Jake Charette with Portland Discovery Land and Sea Tours.

The 2015 Member of the Year Award for Leadership + Innovation will be presented at the Greater Portland Convention and Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting and Member Celebration on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at Ocean Gateway in Portland Maine.