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Alcoa/Blount County: "Land Here," Where Business Meets Adventure
Director of Tourism,
Kim Mitchell serves as Director of Tourism for
the Blount Partnership. She helps planners find
venues tailored to their events' needs.
Smoky Mountain Tourism
lcoa, Tenn., provides the perfect
departure from the everyday meet-
ing location for your convention or
business retreat. Located in Blount
County, a gateway to the Smoky Mountains
National Park, the most visited national park
in the United States, it lends itself to many ad-
ditional activities for your guests and provides
an incredible backdrop for your event.
Customized & Convenient
Whether you're planning a five-star spectacle
or a simple meeting of the minds, our diverse
array of resorts, hotels and meeting centers
offer an uplifting setting for any gathering.
Best of all: Knoxville's airport resides in
Blount County, just a few steps from many of
our conference spaces. The Knoxville Airport
Hilton is connected to the airport and has a
large convention space for mid-size groups.
Just coming off a huge multi-million-dollar
remodel, the Hilton is a prized gem with con-
venience and hospitality like no other.
Southern hospitality is what we do and we
can meet your guests' every need with precise
attention to every detail and a warm
sincere smile. With so many options in our
community, down time for your guests can
be filled with visits to the national park,
strolls through the historic downtown Main
Street district, biking, running or walking
and hiking the nearby greenways. "Land
Here" and we will make your event
For more information about hosting an
event in the foothills of the Smokies, contact
Kim Mitchell, kmitchell@blountpartnership.
com, 865-273-1213 or visit www.smoky