Virtual backgrounds feature Aberdeen area

ABERDEEN, S.D. ( – More and more people are conducting meetings online these days and now local residents have the option of customizing their backgrounds.

The Aberdeen Area Covention and Visitors Bureau has designed about a dozen backgrounds that people can use.

Katherine Grandstrand, Convention Sales and Marketing Director with the CVB, talked about the origins of the backgrounds.

She said that the backgrounds are all unique to the area.

Grandstrand said that while there is no way to track how many people are using them, they do appear to be popular.

The backgrounds are free of charge and there are instructions to download them on the CVB website.