The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority recently won a W3 Silver Award for the "Faces of Travel" video series in 2017. The video series was created and produced by the South Shore CVA's Video Production Manager to promote National Travel and Tourism Week, an annual and national salute to the travel and tourism industry.

The video series featured local hospitality employees describing, in their words, the power of travel and the importance of tourism along the South Shore. The series was shared on the South Shore CVA's social media channels and also broadcast at their annual Travel and Tourism Week luncheon in May of 2017.

"We are honored to receive yet another W3 Award for our video production department. This particular video series had an educational component and gave us the opportunity to talk to our local hospitality employees to see what tourism means to them," stated Erika Dahl, Director of Communications. "We look forward to producing additional award-winning videos in the months to come," she continued.

The "Faces of Travel" video series won the Silver Award presented by W3 Awards. The W3 Awards honors websites, online advertising and marketing, mobile sites/apps, video and social media campaigns. All of the 2017 winners are listed on View the videos on the South Shore CVA You Tube Channel; a compilation video can be viewed at