Beussman is Tourism Person of Year

NEW ULM — The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce announced that Bob Beussman, who served over a decade as mayor of New Ulm, has earned top honors as Tourism Person of the Year. Mayor Bob’s passion and enthusiasm for the city of New Ulm has heightened New Ulm’s profile as a must-see destination in the region.

The CVB committee received many nominations. Beussman was chosen for his outstanding service to, and involvement in, the community. The committee unanimously supported the nomination and are excited to celebrate his mayoral career.

The Tourism Mixer will also feature Park and Recreation updates. Local tourist destination updates, including updated openings and hours.

Join in celebrating this great honor at the Best Western Plus on May 7 at 6 p.m. Small appetizers will be served. Tickets to the event can be purchased at the Chamber of Commerce, 1 N. Minnesota St., or on https://www.eventbrite.com/e/148267059767. Registration and pre-ticket sales are required due to COVID. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Deadline to purchase tickets is May 5. Ticket price is $10.


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