Oklahoma’s Lieutenant Governor Matt Pinnell spoke with CTB News about the upcoming Oklahoma Travel and Tourism Summit that will be taking place on Wednesday, May 10th at the Stride Bank Center Grand Ball Room from 1 pm to 5 pm.
Pinnell spoke about the event saying “just a really good opportunity for small business owners, whether you specifically have a business focused on tourism or just a small business owner in general”.
Tourism is the 3rd largest industry in the state of Oklahoma, Pinnell spoke about some of the initiatives to increase tourism in Oklahoma saying “Marketing, you have to invite people for people to show up and inviting people means spending some targeting advertising and marketing dollars in out of state communities”.
Listen to the full interview with Lt. Governor Matt Pinnell below.