Visit Southern West Virginia Celebrates ADDY Awards Wins

For Immediate Release
Contact: Lisa Strader
Phone: 800-847-4898

BECKLEY, WV, March 4, 2019 — Visit Southern West Virginia is celebrating several wins at the 2018 American Advertising Awards (ADDY) ceremony that was held on February 28, 2019 at Mardi Gras Casino and Resort in Cross Lanes, WV.

Visit Southern West Virginia, in partnership with Digital Relativity, was awarded three Gold ADDY Awards for the “Stay a Little Longer” Campaign, Visit Southern West Virginia website and the Visit Southern West Virginia Travel Guide. These awards will move on to compete at the regional level at the District 5 ADDY Awards in mid-March. District 5 of the American Advertising Federation encompasses all of West Virginia, Kentucky and Ohio.

“We are fortunate to work with such a talented agency who continues to produce ADDY-worthy promotional materials for Visit Southern West Virginia,” says Lisa Strader, Executive Director of Visit Southern West Virginia. “The 2018 redesign of the Southern West Virginia Visitors Guide, and our “Stay Longer” campaign are something we are all very proud of.”

For more information about the Visit Southern West Virginia, contact Lisa Strader.

About Visit Southern West Virginia
Visit Southern West Virginia is a convention and visitors bureau representing nine counties in southern West Virginia: Raleigh, Mercer, Fayette, Nicholas, Wyoming, McDowell, Summers, Monroe and Greenbrier. Tourism in our 9 southern counties generates $636 million in direct visitor spending, $207.4 million in earning from tourist trades, 7,230 tourism-related jobs and $54 million in state and local taxes. Visit Southern West Virginia is committed to drawing people from all over to our little corner of the world. Contact Visit Southern West Virginia for all your travel planning needs at or 1-800-847-4898.

About Digital Relativity
Founded in 2011, Digital Relativity is a full service marketing agency with offices in Fayetteville and Charleston, WV . The agency works with a variety of clients, including the West Virginia Lottery, the West Virginia Tourism Office, GoMart, Visit Southern West Virginia, Bridge Day and West Virginia State Parks. For more information, visit