Monthly Archives: February 2012

VSPC, Winter Push Film Florida in London

Just one day after the DVD release of “Dolphin Tale” in the United Kingdom, the film’s star—Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s Winter the Dolphin—was front and center at The Production Show (TPS) in London. The bottlenose starlet was the focus of St. … Continue reading

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Visit Florida Connecting VSPC with Consumers

VSPC is once again leveraging its relationship with Visit Florida, becoming one of only three destinations in the state to deliver honed content to targeted consumers through a unique online tool. A new program instituted by the state’s tourism organization … Continue reading

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NYC Focus Continues with Travel Show

Dovetailing this month’s guerilla marketing assault on the Big Apple, Visit St. Pete/Clearwater (VSPC) will make another splash in NYC at this weekend’s New York Times Travel Show. VSPC Senior Leisure Sales Manager Rob Price will join partners from three … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll-Themed Tri Clearwater Bound

On the heels of the Rock ‘n’ Roll St. Pete Half-Marathon—which blasted through St. Pete earlier this month—comes the Land Rover TriRock Series, a triathlon created by the organizers of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series. That event, which will … Continue reading

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New Fort De Soto Fee Not Impacting Visitation

A longtime favorite haunt of visitors and locals alike, Fort De Soto Park (pictured) welcomed nearly 3 million guests last year. But in January, the area’s most popular park shook things up by instituting an entry fee for cars. But … Continue reading

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New Elite Event Info Session This Friday

VSPC will hold a public information session at 10 a.m. this Friday, February 24, to review the new eligibility guidelines for the funding of Elite Events, distribute applications and answer any questions regarding the process. These new guidelines create a … Continue reading

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Leisure Travel Dishes on Sales Opportunities

The Leisure Travel Department held this year’s first Leisure Travel Forum on Wednesday at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club (pictured). The gathering, which is just one of a handful of meetings planned for this year, was used to … Continue reading

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