The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) is the hospitality arm of Augusta. The ACVB's goal is to promote Augusta as a visitor destination and to welcome those visitors with great Southern Hospitality when they arrive. The ACVB offers both paid and volunteer opportunities to potential candidates that share in their organizational and destination vision and mission.
We aspire to a destination vision dependent on collective partnership and mutual benefits.
Assure authentic Augusta experiences founded on our international reputation.
We aspire to be an organization dependent on astute leadership and professional management.
To be the prime advocate and leaders of visitor destination development and marketing in Augusta's River Region.
- Tell Our Story: Internal + External
- Destination Marketing
- Create Tourism Products
- Support the Tourism Economy
- Attract Visitors to Augusta’s River Region
Augusta & Co. is the guest experience center for the City of Augusta, operated by the Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB). The position serves as the “expert on Augusta” for Augusta’s River Region by providing visitors, potential visitors and locals with accurate, helpful information on tourism related topics and on services and programs of the ACVB. Click here to access the full job description.
Volunteers are instrumental in our efforts to promote Augusta as a visitor destination. By assisting ACVB staff with conference/convention registration, greeting guests, preparing informational packets for visiting groups, providing support for bulk mailing efforts and performing administrative duties our volunteers allow us to concentrate more aggressively on marketing the Augusta area. Volunteer opportunities are available in the following areas:
Packet Preparation: Prepare visitor information materials for distribution to various groups of visitors including: meeting attendees, reunion attendees, wedding guests, and sporting events. Needed at least once weekly for at least one hour.
Visitor Services: Volunteers are needed at the Augusta Visitor Center inside the Augusta Museum of History to greet guests, distribute information, answer visitor questions, provide directions, and answer phones. Volunteers assist by filling in during staff meetings, lunch, outings and absences.
Welcome Booth and Registration: Often during conferences and special events the ACVB provides a Welcome Booth or Registration Table. Volunteers assist with registration and provide information about Augusta hotels, attractions, and restaurants to visitors. Requirements: A positive attitude, an outstanding ability to work with people and a desire to learn! Volunteers working in Visitor Services or Welcome Booth/Registration should also have (or be willing to learn) general knowledge of Augusta's attractions, hotels and restaurants as well as locations or major streets.
For more information about any of these opportunities, contact Jennifer Bowen, Vice President of Destination Development at 706.823.6600 or by email at Jennifer@VisitAugusta.com
So, you’re coming to Augusta? First things first: call or stop by our experience center, Augusta & Co. We can help you make the most of your...