COVID-19 FL Tourism Impacts
VISIT FLORIDA® is accredited by the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) of Destinations International.
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Travel Trade & Meetings
(Just Now) Travel Trade & Meetings. Domestic Trade Marketing. The North American Marketing team creates co-operative trade and consumer programs for Florida partners to be face-to-face with these market segments, thus increasing brand recognition and keeping Florida top of mind.
VisaVue Tourism Reports
(6 days ago) travel to their area Requires DMO subscribers to provide same specifications as domestic, excluding decision on residents Reports are delivered in same format as domestic, but contents differ in the following ways: •Only contain quarterly information, not monthly and quarterly as in domestic reports
(4 days ago) To inspire travel to Florida by making people believe that vacations are worth taking. Messaging. For so many, the first thing that comes to mind when someone says “vacation,” is Florida. As the vacation state, we hope to further cement that idea by promoting the value of a vacation.
Frequently Asked Questions on Travel During Hurricane Season
(1 days ago) Provided below are answers to questions frequently asked by visitors traveling in or with plans to travel to Florida during hurricane season. It is important to note that a direct hit to a particular destination anywhere in the state by a major hurricane is a rare event. Floridians have learned to prepare for these storms and respect their impact potential.
Order Maps & Magazines
(Just Now) Partner-to-Partner Specials. Take advantage of special offers and discounts from VISIT FLORIDA Partners. BROWSE NOW. Tourism Fast Facts. With its progressive and proactive marketing initiatives, VISIT FLORIDA has successfully increased the economic advantages that tourism brings to …
VISIT FLORIDA International Marketing Toolkit
(9 days ago) VISIT FLORIDA's Travel Pro is a training program that is specifically designed to help educate travel trade professionals on all things Florida. These assets are specifically for B2B to reach travel agents and direct them to becoming a Florida Travel Pro.
Florida Tourism Hall of Fame
(2 days ago) Other major accomplishments include assisting with the passage of the United States Travel Promotion Act and the Miami-Dade County Food & Beverage Tax, as well as preparing five successful Super Bowl bids, and four U.S. Travel Association Pow Wow bids. He also helped secure a $620 million renovation for the Miami Beach Convention Center, and
Become a Partner
(3 days ago) VISIT FLORIDA's vision is to be the No. 1 travel destination in the world. We're the first state destination marketing association to earn accreditation by the Destination Marketing Association International and our organization is recognized as an industry leader.
(8 days ago) The Crisis Preparation section was created to help you, our Partners, stay ahead of the game by appropriately and effectively communicating with key audiences in times of crises. Many kinds of situations have the potential to negatively impact the perception of Florida as a desirable vacation destination, as well as impede travel to and within
Submit a Proposal
(1 days ago) Submit a Proposal. Thank you for your interest in working with VISIT FLORIDA. Our vision is to be the No. 1 travel destination in the world. By partnering with relevant businesses and organizations we can achieve our goals and objectives. To learn more about our …
(4 days ago) Trends & Insights for Travel Industry Recovery presented by Expedia Media Group Solutions View webinar recording February 2021. As the travel industry continues toward recovery, the best way to navigate the path forward is by staying ahead of shifting consumer behaviors and trends.
Board of Directors
(8 days ago) JetBlue Travel Products. Carol Dover Chair of Public Affairs Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association. Jennifer Berthiaume Lion Country Safari. Jose Cil Restaurant Brands International Inc. Merry Coffman Pure Florida - Naples. Bobby Cornwell Florida Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds.
(4 days ago) John served on several AAA Committees and Chaired of the Travel Strategy Committee and the Travel Publishing Strategy Task Force. He was a member of the AAA Board of Directors, AAA Life Re Ltd. Board and the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety Board. After 26 years of service, John retired from The Auto Club Group in May 2015 to pursue a career
(5 days ago) In a continuous effort to support the Sunshine State’s competitiveness through tourism, the goal of Florida Huddle is to connect international tour operators and wholesalers one-on-one with Florida suppliers and therefore provide a return on investment (ROI) to Florida by way of increased international travel and bookings in the state of Florida.
Committees and Work Groups
(6 days ago) Committees. Since VISIT FLORIDA was created in 1996, being an industry-driven organization has been its greatest asset. The best and brightest minds in Florida tourism have helped guide the operations of VISIT FLORIDA to make it the pre-eminent model on how the private and public sectors can successfully work together in support of destination marketing.
Crisis Communications Tips
(7 days ago) Provide visitors, who may need to travel away from impacted parts of the state to your area, with a list of tourism websites, phone numbers and other resources to assist them with making new vacation plans. Remember consumers and the media do not think along county lines - they think in terms of a city and its general location in Florida.
Zika Virus Information
(1 days ago) To diagnose Zika, your doctor will ask you about recent travel and symptoms you may have, and collect blood or urine to test for Zika or similar viruses. What health problems can result from getting Zika? Many people infected with Zika will have no symptoms or mild symptoms that last several days to a week.
(4 days ago) He then, became active in the industry, becoming a member of the Board of Directors of the Travel Industry Association of America in 1994 and being appointed by the Governor of Florida in 1998 as a Commissioner to the Florida Commission on Tourism and the VISIT FLORIDA Board of Directors.
(6 days ago) Committee Position: Member. Thomas Waits is a sixth generation Floridian, born in Palatka, Florida. He was raised in Jacksonville, Florida and graduated from Robert E. Lee High School. He was an Eagle Scout and provided scout leadership service for ten years. As a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, he served as S/Sgt. during the Korean War from1951-52.