MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) This week Myrtle Beach was in the national spotlight. Media from across the country are covering the first in the south Republican Presidential campaign.
Consider This: Myrtle Beach was mentioned frequently in media coverage and that exposure resulted in millions of dollars worth of marketing visibility. Whether it was the Mount Myrtle sand castle or the main event at the Convention Center, Myrtle Beach showcased the best in Southern hospitality and the TV crews captured it all.
Congratulations and nice job to everyone involved in making this event come together. The message is clear. If you want a first class event, Myrtle Beach knows how to make it happen. With the positive results from the 2008 debates and a fantastic repeat performance this week we've proven Myrtle Beach has become an important part of the presidential process.