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Florence/Lauderdale Tourism has been the destination marketing organization for the city and county since 1995. (Source:visitflorenceal.com) Florence/Lauderdale Tourism has been the destination marketing organization for the city and county since 1995. (Source:visitflorenceal.com)
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FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) - Florence/Lauderdale Tourism will be named Tourism Organization of the Year at the Alabama Governor's Conference on Tourism next week.

Florence/Lauderdale Tourism recently opened a new state-of-the-art 7,500-square-foot visitors center.

The conference will be held July 19 and 22 at the Hotel at Auburn University. The award will be presented at a banquet on July 21.

The prestigious award is one of ten that will be given out at the banquet to tourism leaders from across the state.

"We're deeply honored to have been chosen for this award," said Director Debbie Wilson. "This has been one of the biggest years ever for Florence/Lauderdale Tourism with the opening of our new visitor center."

Florence/Lauderdale Tourism has served as the destination marketing organization for the city and county since 1995. 

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