Tourism may be big business, but Peter Tarlow understands that it’s an industry where success is built on the smallest of details.

Dr. Tarlow, founder and president of Tourism & More Inc., travels the world helping communities and countries learn how focusing on the details makes for happy visitors who share the memories of their experience with others.

A well-known author, who is often the “go to guy” when the national media is looking for an expert on tourism, Dr. Tarlow organizes conferences around the world focusing on improving tourism products and making tourism an intregal part of a community’s economic prosperity.

Dr.Peter Tarlow will be in Dublin July 30-31.

Monday, July 30

8-11:30 a.m. - Rolling out the Red Carpet for Visitors - Tourism is Customer Service! 1-3 p.m. - Rural Tourism - Creating New Resources to Create a Viable Tourism Industry. 5:30-7:30 p.m. - Greater Successes for Retailers Through Tourism.

Tuesday, July 31,

8-11:30 a.m. - First Line Responders - Tourism for Law Enforcement, City, County Employees. 2-5 p.m. - Creating a Cohesive Team to Market Your Community.

All sessions are free, but attendees are asked to register by calling Sandy Reed at 254-445-1919 or Jeanette Ward at 254-445-3422.

The event will take place at the Dublin Rotary Building, located at 221 East Blackjack Street in Dublin. Dr. Tarlow’s visit to the area is co-sponsored by the Dublin EDC and the Dublin Chamber of Commerce