Where Are Millennials Moving? Virgina Beach Makes Top 10

10. Virginia Beach, Virginia

The top 10 wraps up in Virginia Beach, a newcomer to this ranking. It was a tight race between the 9th, 10th and 11th place cities. Virginia Beach fell short of Norfolk by only 13 millennials and beat 11th-placed Charlotte by only 57 millennials.

It was residents coming primarily from out of state that pushed Virginia Beach into 10th. In total, nearly 12,000 of the 19,100 millennials who immigrated to Virginia Beach came from out of state.


Max Long, CVB Event Coordinator Receives Conference Scholarship

CVB Event Coordinator Max Long was recently awarded a 2018 Joseph A. Floreano Young Professional Scholarship to attend the International Association of Venue Mangers (IAVM) annual conference, VenueConnect, in Toronto this July. He will join thousands of U.S., Canadian and international venue management professionals from a spectrum of public assembly venues including arenas, convention centers, amphitheaters, fairgrounds, performing arts centers, stadiums, universities and more. IAVM is the only industry conference that inspires industry leaders, provides targeted education and brings attendees together creating relationships that last a lifetime. The young professional scholarship focuses on identifying and developing the talent of venue management professionals to further develop their career and skillset. Only 25 scholarships are awarded annually to applicants who meet specific criteria including character, leadership, professional development and commitment to advancing the venue management industry. Max joined the convention center in 2017 with an M.A. in Arts Management and a wealth of industry knowledge. Congratulations Max!

Congratulations LaDonya Reynolds!

Congratulations LaDonya Reynolds, center, VBCC Maintenance Worker Supervisor, upon graduation from the City’s Foundations for Leadership Training. Pictured with Brenda Felton and Courtney Dyer.