There is a new face leading Lebanon’s Division of Tourism and Marketing. Rebecca Rupert has been on the job as Tourism Director for about 7 weeks now, after serving in the marketing and tourism field at Lake of the Ozarks.
Rupert said moving forward, they have great partners that guide them, and she wants to make sure that marketing is taking place in the right areas. She said she is interested in getting travel writers and journalists into the area to write about Lebanon and Laclede County. As for new and different events, there are things coming up in 2021. In addition, Rupert said they are working to bring back events that were canceled due to the pandemic.