“Welcome to Dunwoody Dialogues! In this episode, we sit down with Lynda Lee Smith, the founder of the Entertainment Tourism Alliance of Georgia (ETAG). In this captivating conversation, Lynda shares her journey from the dirt roads of rural Southeast Georgia to becoming a prominent figure in the state’s entertainment and tourism industry.

With over 150 television and radio appearances under her belt, Lynda’s career has been nothing short of remarkable. Starting off in Waycross, Georgia, she quickly rose to prominence as the Executive Director of the Waycross Tourism Bureau, shaping her into a seasoned leader in tourism and entertainment management.

Discover Lynda’s insights into Georgia’s booming entertainment sector, from her experiences working with the United Nations in Geneva to her role as an international speaker and author. As a Georgia native deeply rooted in her heritage, Lynda’s passion for her state shines through as she discusses ETAG’s mission to bridge the gap between various stakeholders in the entertainment and tourism industries.

Join Mark and Lynda as they explore the untapped potential of Georgia’s diverse landscapes and industries. From the bustling streets of Atlanta to the tranquil rural towns, ETAG aims to unlock opportunities for every corner of the state, ensuring that Georgia thrives as a hub for entertainment and tourism. Discover how ETAG is bridging the gap between the entertainment industry and Georgia’s diverse communities. With a focus on advocacy, promotion, and education, ETAG is paving the way for a brighter future for all of Georgia.

Don’t miss out on this insightful discussion with one of Georgia’s brightest stars. Tune in now and be inspired by Lynda Lee Smith’s incredible journey and her vision for the future of entertainment in the Peach State.”

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