Bob Kunkel

Position: What's Up Downtown


Who We Are Is What We Appear To Be

The Super Bowl has also become the advertisers’ Super Bowl. The large corporate ad agencies compete against the best in their business for the highest stakes in their game. Millions of dollars are...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2015 | COLUMN: A Take on Tourism

Tourism: Whose job is it anyway?

First off, Happy New Year from the Durango Area Tourism Office! And thanks to The Durango Herald, which will be running 12 columns on tourism in 2015. When it comes to attracting tourists, envision...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2015 | COLUMN: A Take on Tourism

For tourists, it’s all about taking the time

In the travel industry, the phenomenon called “time poverty” means we are starving ourselves of discretionary time to relax, to recreate, to vacation. For a myriad of reasons, people are working...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2014 | COLUMN: A Take on Tourism

Marketing tourism is not a frill, it’s a fuel

Tourism is more than just alive and well. Last year, 64.6 million travelers stuffed $17.3 billion into Colorado Tourism coffers. Both numbers set new state records, and 2014 is on pace to match or...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2014 | COLUMN: A Take on Tourism

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