Visit Lake Norman is seeking energetic, friendly, dependable volunteers. If you are people-oriented and interested in a fast-paced way to give back as an ambassador to the community, the Visit Lake Norman Visitor Center is the place for you!
"Our ambassadors and volunteers are such a critical part of the Visit Lake Norman staff. They act as the front-line to our most vital audience-the visitor." -Sally Ashworth, Executive Director of Visit Lake Norman
Ambassadors and Volunteers will learn more about the Lake Norman region while assisting visitors and callers in finding the resources or information they seek. Duties also include greeting guests, helping with front desk responsibilities, administrative tasks, and helping maintain retail and brochure inventory. In appreciation for such valuable service, volunteers are eligible to receive incentives which may include gift certificates to area restaurants and attractions, sponsored outings, snacks while on shift, and meeting great people from around the world.
Roles of VLN Ambassadors:
Operate the Visitor Center
Greet visitors and track statistical information
Maintain the brochure inventory from local and state-wide locations. Includes contact with other tourism destinations and tourism-related venues for brochures
Prepared collateral mailings for North Carolina Welcome Center, and other tourism destinations requesting information
Compile and prepare mailing for visitors information inquires
Prepare event information packets/swag bags
Information table/booth outreach at events such as Carolina Renaissance Festival, Scottish Highland Games, Asian & Dragon Boat Festival, Warrior Dash, fishing tournaments, etc.
Support staff with administrative task such as data entry, website maintenance, event calendar, research, inventory, etc.
Attend selected events on behalf of Visit Lake Norman.