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Best of the Greenbrier Valley

We understand the importance of tourism in our local economy and how our partners have shaped this county into the vacation destination that it is today. With this contest, our hope is to get visitors talking about the Greenbrier Valley by sharing stories, experiences and ultimately voting for their favorite places to explore, eat, shop, stay and play. See 2015 Winners below.

 

Hospitality Superstar Award - New 2015

This award recognizes the exemplary work of one individual. This person goes above and beyond normal expectations in the local tourism industry and continues to provide the finest experience to visitors and residents of Greenbrier County. Nominations are accepted during the Best of the Greenbrier Valley contest each spring. The recipient is selected by the CVB staff among the pool of entries and is announced at the Business After Hours event. 

 

Friend of Tourism Award

The Friend of Tourism Award is presented to an individual, business or organization that has done outstanding work in promoting the tourism industry through partnerships with the CVB. This recipient is selected by the CVB staff and is presented with an award during the Business After Hours event.

 

Past "Friend of Tourism" Award Recipients

2015 - Cindy Lavender-Bowe

2014 - Linda Walls

2013 - Jeff Bray and John Pearson

2012 - Larry Davis

2011 - Margaret Hambrick

2010 - Brier Properties

2008 - The Greenbrier County Commission: Lowell Rose, Betty Crookshanks and Brad Tuckwiller

2007 - Ruth Miller and Sadie Fraley

 

Past "Hospitality Superstar" Award Recipients

2015 - Frank Mosley 

 

Past "Best of the Greenbrier Valley" Award Recipients

2015

Lodging - The Greenbrier

Attraction - Greenbrier Valley Theatre

Dining - Food & Friends

Shopping - Wolf Creek Gallery

Event - Taste of Our Towns Festival

 

2014

Lodging - The Greenbrier and The HIstoric General Lewis Inn

Attraction - The Greenbrier and State Fair of WV

Dining - Food & Friends and The HIstoric General Lewis Inn

Shopping - Wolf Creek Gallery and Harmony Ridge Gallery 

Event - Taste of Our Towns Festival and Lewisburg Chocolate Festival

 

2013

Lodging - The Greenbrier and The HIstoric General Lewis Inn

Attraction - The Greenbrier and Carnegie Hall

Dining - Food & Friends and Stardust Cafe

Shopping - Harmony Ridge Gallery, Aggie's Something Sweet, Something Country and Wolf Creek Gallery

Event - Taste of Our Towns Festival and State Fair of WV