Webinars & Workshops

May 4th @ 3pm EST--Byway Board Development: From Appointment to Engagement in Five Steps (May 2023)

Effective byway board engagement is critical to your organization’s success and it begins prior to board nominations. In this interactive workshop, Alysia Cook, PCED, IOM from Opportunity Strategies, will share tips on how to secure the right committed board members and how to keep them engaged. She will also explore specific techniques to transform your board meetings into solutions sessions, and convert your underperforming committees into high-value work teams.

Alysia Cook with Opportunity Strategies specializes in customized training, professional facilitation, and strategic planning services. Clients include chambers of commerce, economic development organizations, local and state governments, utilities, associations, and other nonprofits. For 30 years, Alysia has trained thousands of chamber and economic development professionals, elected officials, community leaders, leadership groups, and volunteers. She develops boards, facilitates strategic plans, and delivers programs designed to improve organizations, grow communities, and achieve goals.

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2023 Webinar Co-Sponsors:
American Road Magazine, Tom and Becky Repp
Corridor Solutions, Wanda Maloney
Design Impressions, Sharon Strouse
Sailforth Productions, Stephanie Liskey
SJPearce Consultants, Sally Pearce
Tourism Currents, Sheila Scarborough and Leslie McLellan


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Past Webinars archived by date below

Byway Board Development: From Appointment to Engagement in Five Steps (May 2023)
Byway Board Development: From Appointment to Engagement in Five Steps (May 2023) ()
Attracting International Visitors to Your Byway (February 2023)
Sustainable Byways – Not All the Eggs in One Basket! (October 2022)
Elements of a Good Byway Website (April 2022)
Byway Digital Mapping for Wayfinding Success (January 2022)
Producing a Byway Video So It’s Ready for TV and Social Media (September 2021)
Byway First Impressions: Improving the Visitor Experience (April 2021)
Basics of Facebook Advertising: Learn about getting started with Facebook advertising for your scenic byway, heritage highway, or byway partner Facebook Page. (January 2021)
Managing Visual Quality (September 2020)
Advocating for Your Byway: Steps to connecting with your local, state and federal officials (April 2020)
RV Readiness for your Byway (February 2020)
Flyway Byways (September 2019)
Attracting Motorcyclists To Your Byway (April 2019)
The Cross-Promotion Power Is In Your Hands: Building a Byway Marketing Layer Cake (February 2019)
Delivering Quality Byway Visitor Experiences (November 2018)
Bicycle Tourism on Byways (May 2018)
Build A Better Byway Facebook Page (January 2018)
Social Impact Investing Part II – Is Your Byway Ready to Ask for Money? (May 2017)
Social Impact Investing – What It Is and Where to Find the Funds (March 2017)
Byway Resource Protection – Leveraging Your Dollars (January 2017)
Attracting Visitors – Building Byway Itineraries (October 2016)
Embrace the Power of Email Marketing (May 2015)
Social Photography for Byway Marketing (February 2016)
Byway Sustainability, Vision, Leadership, & Funding (April 2016)
Personalize Your Byway Tours: Delaware Shows You How (October 2015)
5 Ways Social Media Can Help Your Byway, Highway, or Trail (February 2015)