Advertising & Promotion Commission

About the Advertising & Promotion Commission

This seven-member commission administers the collection and expenditure of the city's 3% tax on prepared food and lodging for the purpose of promoting Hot Springs. The commission also operates the Convention Center and Downtown Visitors Center.

The administrative offices of the commission's CEO and staff are located in the Hot Springs Convention Center, 134 Convention Boulevard, Hot Springs, Arkansas 71901. H.S.C. §5-2-1 contains a complete description of the commission's duties and responsibilities, as well as qualifications for membership.


  • 3:00 p.m.
  • Last Monday of the month
  • Hot Springs Convention Center
    134 Convention Blvd.
    Room 205
    Hot Springs, AR 71901


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Erin Holliday
Position 1
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Elaine Jones
Position 2
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Paul Lynch
Chairman / Position 3
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Anthony Valinoti
Position 4
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Wayne Smith
Vice-Chairman / Position 5
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Chris Dunkel
Position 6
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Elizabeth Farris 
Position 7
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