The Northern Kentucky CVB Board of Commissioners


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The Northern Kentucky Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is the destination marketing and management organization tasked with generating a strong economic impact for the Boone, Campbell and Kenton County through meetings, events and visitor expenditures. 

The CVB is governed by a Board of Commissioners appointed by the Judge Executives of the counties.

Executive Committee meetings are held monthly on the fourth Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. and are held virtually or in person. The full Board of Commissioners meets the last Tuesday of April, June, August, October and December at 12:00 p.m.

2022 Board of Commissioners

                 Josh Quinn, Board Chair, Boone County Distilling*             

    Subhas Patel, Treasurer, Keystone Hotels*           

Bimal Patel, Rolling Hills Hospitality*

David DelBello, Florence Y'alls*

Guy van Rooyen, Salyers Group*

Brian Fry, Commonwealth Hotels*

Matt Duda, Newport Aquarium

Mark Looy, Answers in Genesis

Ken Lewis, New Riff Distilling

Shannon Smith, Law Offices of Shannon Smith

Terri Bernstein, BB Riverboats

Sandy Ritter, Buffalo Wings & Rings

Jim Lokesak, Skyline Chili

Emily Palmer Wolff, Otto's Restaurant Group

Bill Donnermeyer

Representative Sal Santoro

Representative Joseph Fischer

Representative Adam Koenig

*Executive Committee

Meeting Notice

June 28, 2022 - 12:00 p.m.

Regularly scheduled meeting of the Northern Kentucky Convention & Visitors Commission


This meeting will be held in the BB Riverboats River’s Edge event center.  101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071.