Memphis tourism keeps eye on protests as COVID-19 recovery inches forward

By Updated: June 04, 2020 12:59 PM CT | Published: June 03, 2020 6:12 PM CT

Civil rights protests create another headwind for Memphis Tourism's push to rebuild demand for hotels, attractions and restaurants after COVID-19 flattened travel.

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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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