Chicago tourism promoted at McCormick Place

June 19, 2010 1:46:20 PM PDT
Chicago's tourism industry celebrated the past year's highlights and accomplishments at McCormick Place. The Stanley Cup also made a stop at the meeting to highlight the city's new big tourism draw, the Blackhawks.

Officials say the event serves as a "State of the Union" for they city's $11.8 billion industry.

Members talked about new convention business and a global advertising campaign in partnership with American Airlines.