convention http://northernpublicradio.org en Rockford to host travel journalists http://northernpublicradio.org/post/rockford-host-travel-journalists <p>More than 125 travel journalists from around&nbsp;North America&nbsp;will visit Rockford&nbsp; next year as part of<a href="http://www.travelmediashowcase.com/" target="_blank"> Travel Media Showcase 2013</a>. The tradeshow is expected to&nbsp;fill approximately 1,000 hotel room nights and&nbsp;bring in&nbsp;more than $100,000 for the local economy. Wed, 29 Aug 2012 15:05:03 +0000 Jenna Dooley 17534 at http://northernpublicradio.org Rockford to host travel journalists