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VEGAS.com wins marketing awards

In Business Las Vegas
Feb. 7, 2008

VEGAS.com was recognized with four awards -- including the Gold Award for Web site category, Web marketing -- at the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International 2007 Adrian Awards Competition.

VEGAS.com garnered three Silver Awards -- in the contest sweepstakes category, web marketing; the marketing program -- consumer category, public relations; and the PR feature print placement in consumer newspaper category.

"We are grateful when VEGAS.com's marketing and technical expertise is recognized," said Howard Lefkowitz, president of VEGAS.com. "We're also extremely proud to be a critical component of the Las Vegas tourism community."

The awards were presented during the association's Adrian Awards Gala, a black-tie dinner Jan. 28 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

VEGAS.com was the only Las Vegas entity to win gold in the 2007 competition.

The association is the leading organization of sales and marketing professionals representing all segments of the hospitality industry. With a strong focus on education, the association identifies and communicates trends in the hospitality industry and operates as a voice for hospitality and sales, and marketing management disciplines.

VEGAS.com is owned by the Greenspun family, which also owns In Business Las Vegas.

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VEGAS.com is the largest city destination travel website in the world with extensive, constantly updated information and a full range of travel products including hotel rooms, air-hotel packages, show tickets, tours and golf. A state-of-the-art contact center provides customer support, expert information and sales 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to complement the information on www.VEGAS.com and www.espanol.Vegas.com. VEGAS.com, through its Casino Travel & Tours unit, operates retail and concierge desks at more than 70 locations including the Palms, Paris, Harrah's, Bally's, Mandalay Bay, Excalibur, New York-New York, Luxor and more. The company also offers a variety of excursions including city tours, the Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon. VEGAS.com is a member of the Greenspun Family of Companies, privately owned and operating in Southern Nevada for more than 60 years.