Smoke & Cinders (2nd Quarter 2017) – What it takes to put on an event
What it takes to put on an event
While about 70% of our ridership comes from passengers on our “regular” trains (Missionary Ridge Local, Hiwassee and North Georgia), the remaining 30% come from special events. Those 30% of our riders represent 57% of our passenger revenue due to the higher prices charged for the events. Each special event requires a high level of advance planning and close supervision to ensure an extraordinary experience for our guests.
At TVRM each special event has an event coordinator. Whether it be Steve Freer for Day Out With Thomas or Jennifer Ennis…