Explore Georgetown app wins state award

The Georgetown Convention and Visitors Bureau's Explore Georgetown mobile app won a state tourism award from the Texas Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus, according to a Nov. 13 news release from the city.

The app, for iPhone and Android mobile devices, allows users to find restaurants and hotels, look up events, check the weather, search for friends, and access walking tours of the Square and other local sites.

By Korri Kezar
Korri Kezar graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2011 with a degree in journalism. She worked for Community Impact Newspaper's Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto edition for two years before moving to Dallas. Five years later, she returned to the company to launch Community Impact Newspaper's Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth edition, where she covers local government, development, transportation and a variety of other topics. She has also worked at the San Antonio Express-News, Austin-American Statesman and Dallas Business Journal.