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Columbus Convention Center head to retire

(Source: Columbusga.org) (Source: Columbusga.org)

After 40 years in the convention and tourism business, Larry Campbell, Executive Director of Columbus Convention and Trade Center is making his retirement plans public. 

Campbell has been at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center for more than 23 years. 

He is originally from Oklahoma and has worked at facilities in Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana.

Campbell told us his biggest project at the convention center was the expansion and renovation that
began in 2002 and was completed in 2004.

His last day on the job will be April 1, 2012. Campbell hopes to spend more time with his wife and grand kids.

He plans on staying in Columbus.

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