Convention & Visitors Bureau (BCVB)

Meetings


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Meets the fourth Wednesday of each month
  • To be determined
  • Phone: 956-548-6007

Members


  • 11 members
  • Each member shall be appointed by the City Commission
  • The City Commission shall appoint 5 of the 11 directors, and 3 additional ex-officio, of which shall be, 1 City Commissioner, and 2 hoteliers
  • Each City appointed member shall serve a term of 3 years, and may not be appointed to more than 2 consecutive terms
  • The Brownsville Convention and Visitor's Bureau, shall appoint 6 of the 11 directors, 1 of which shall be a hotelier
  • Each BCVB appointed member shall serve a term of 4 years, and may not be appointed to more than 2 consecutive terms

Overview


The Brownsville Convention and Visitors Bureau functioned as a division of the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce until June 8, 1988, when it was incorporated as a non-profit 501c(6) corporation with the State of Texas, and has its own organizational bylaws. The board manages all business affairs of the Corporation under the direction of its Board of Directors and may delegate specific powers to the Executive Committee or other committees.