February 15. 2013 7:00AM - Last modified: February 15. 2013 7:13AM

MADISON - Boost from conferences, conventions at Monona Terrrace up in 2012

The total economic benefit of conferences and conventions at Monona Terrace in 2012 increased by approximately 13 percent, according to a new report.

Those events had a total benefit to the area of more than $52.5 million last year, up from $46.5 million in 2011, according to an analysis conducted by Baker Tilly Virchow Krause.

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