The Cook County Visitor's Bureau (CCVB) has hired Linda Jurek Kratt to replace outgoing executive director Sally Nankivell. Outgoing board chair Mike Prom announced the hiring during an interview on WTIP, Friday, July 5, 2013. (Click on audio mp3 above to hear the interview.)
Kratt is a native of Grand Marais and a 1978 CCHS graduate. She was most recently employed by the Duluth Chamber of Commerce as Director of Events and Retention.
(Photo courtesy the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce.)