National Tourism Week is May 8-16, 2010 and as part of the celebration, the City of Virginia Beach is hosting the Virginia Beach National Tourism Week Hospitality Awards on Friday, May 7th.
A premier hospitality event, thisluncheon is to recognize the front-line hospitality employees and volunteers who consistently offer outstanding service to thevisitors and local residentswho support Virginia Beach’s hospitality industry. First Landing State Park has nominated Park Maintenance Ranger Amanda Robinson for the “Hospitality Employee of the Year” award.
Amanda has worked at First Landing State Park for four season and says, “I love First Landing. It feels good to work for a place that lets me connect to the natural world and do something in the conservation field.” Primarily responsible for cabin housekeeping and groundskeeping, Amanda works hard to keep the park and cabins looking great for visitors.