BULLET St. Louis City Resolution Number 212
January 11, 2013
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The St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission

WHEREAS, the St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission is the Official Destination Marketing Organization for St. Louis City; and

WHEREAS, the CVC conducts advertising campaigns in metro areas surrounding St. Louis for the purpose of generating tourism; and

WHEREAS, a new commercial captioned "Jetsetter" was shot on location in St. Louis in July of 2011 and began airing in September; and

WHEREAS, after receiving outstanding consumer response, the commercial was entered into the Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Competition and won an EMMY; and

WHEREAS, TV production was commissioned and supervised by the St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission; and

WHEREAS, Creative Direction was provided by Hoffman-Lewis Advertising and shooting, editing and post-production provided by Coolfire Media. ; and

WHEREAS, all resources used to produce this commercial, including talent, were St. Louis-based. The commercial appear in markets including Chicago, Memphis, Nashville and Louisville. The commercial also appears on Fox Sports Midwest during Cardinal baseball broadcasts.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Aldermen of the City of St. Louis, that we wish to recognize The St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission for their continued success and we further direct the Clerk of this Board to spread a copy of this Resolution across the minutes of this proceeding and to prepare a commemorative copy for presentation to our honorees at a time and place deemed appropriate by the sponsor.

Introduced on the 11th day of January, 2013 by:

Honorable Donna Baringer, Alderwoman 16th Ward

Adopted this the 11th day of January, 2013 as attested by:

David W. Sweeney
Clerk, Board of Aldermen

Lewis E. Reed
President, Board of Aldermen

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