Aaron McCreight

Convention And Visitors Bureau Hires New CEO, Again
The Casper Area Convention and Visitors Bureau has hired a new chief executive officer, who will be the fourth head of the agency in about six months. Brook Kreder, who has been living in Denver, was hired on Monday and will take over on Nov. 1, according to a news release from the CACVB. “Ca…
New Convention and Visitors CEO Withdraws
Shawn Buckley, who was just hired to head the Casper Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, has decided not to accept the position, according to a news release from the Board of the Natrona County Travel and Tourism Council. “Further action is pending Council input,” according to the new…
National Publication Features Casper Cutthroats [AUDIO]
When Casper Cutthroats owner Aaron McCreight started the team in April, he could not have envisioned a better year. Record setting performances by his players, record setting attendance figures for the Mountain Collegiate Baseball League and an appearance in the Championship game at the end of the s…
Casper Cuthroats Name Manager [AUDIO]
The Casper Cutthroats Baseball Club has hired the first manager in the team’s history. Jason Watson is currently the Head Coach at Dickinson State University in Dickinson, North Dakota. This season marked Watson’s first at Dickinson State following years as the head assistant at both F…
College National Finals Needs Your Vote
As you know the College National Finals Rodeo won for Best Collegiate Tournament in the country in 2009 by Sports Travel Magazine and as you know they are up for the award again in 2011. “I spoke with the people at Sports Traveler and there has never been a multi-year winner. No ones ever won…
Casper Tourism Numbers Slowly Bouncing Back
As the economy slowly turns around, tourism in the state is picking up making folks at the Casper Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau cautiously optimistic. CEO, Aaron McCreight, says they saw hotel tax revenue pickup by 6 percent last year and they’re projecting a 4.8 percent increas…
Proposals Sought For Midsized Conference Center
A midsized conference center for the city of Casper has captured the imagination of city council. A facility larger than the Parkway Plaza, but smaller than the Events Center is what they have in mind as they call for letters of proposal from anyone interested participating in its development. …