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Head of Louisville's Convention and Visitor's Bureau resigns

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - After more than a decade on the job the head of Louisville's Convention and Visitor's Bureau has resigned.

Jim Wood helped attract meetings, conventions and travelers to the city for 11 years. He was instrumental in bringing the Future Farmers of America convention to town in 2013, as well as the regional partnership with Bourbon Country.

The reason for Wood's resignation has not been given. A search for his replacement will begin immediately. Karen Williams, a veteran executive in the hospitality industry, will serve as the interim head of the agency.

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