Virginia Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau Director passed away


The Chief Operating Officer of Destination Marketing Association International, Charles H. Jeffers II, announced that Jim Ricketts, Director of the Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau, has passed away following a brief illness.

Jim served as Director of the Virginia Beach CVB for nearly 30 years, and was a true leader in the DMO community.

A service for Jim has been confirmed for this Saturday, March 26, at 1 p.m. at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.