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VSPC Meetings Chief Earns Exec Designation

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater director of meetings & conventions, Suzanne Scully, earned the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation this year. Scully was one of 18 industry professionals recognized with the highest educational achievement for destination management professionals at last week’s Destination Marketing … Continue reading

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VSPC Sets Itself Apart with Relationships

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater walked away from last weekend’s Honda Indy Toronto in Canada with new inroads and strengthened relationships in one of the area’s largest international markets. The trip resulted in a partnership with Merit Golf Vacations, Canada’s leading golf … Continue reading

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‘RNC to R&R’ campaign announced

With the Republican National Convention rapidly approaching, VSPC is spearheading an initiative to help hotels target visitors for Labor Day weekend. The one-time promotion — which will have the tagline “RNC to R&R” — will be used to generate interest … Continue reading

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Tampa Bay Shines during National Tourism Week

A variety of performers—including a Dunedin bagpiper, belly dancers, and Columbia’s famed flamenco dancers—were on hand at Tampa Airport this week to celebrate tourism, but it was a step-dancing flamingo that stole the show, wowing hundreds of passengers heading to … Continue reading

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VSPC to Industry: Give US Your Best 100 Days Deals

VSPC will once again launch the popular 100 Days of Summer promotion this year, which debuts on May 28th, and as part of that outreach we’re planning to promote the area’s best deals with visitors.   We’re inviting qualified partners … Continue reading

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Summer Ad Buy Focuses on Florida

VSPC’s summer advertising campaign is underway and the focus is on the ever-important  local drive market. That initiative includes a fleet of 15 service trucks running in Pinellas, Pasco, Hillsborough and Manatee counties with the destination’s messaging on the back … Continue reading

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VSPC Signage to Blanket Pow Wow

VSPC will have a strong showing at this year’s International Pow Wow, the U.S Travel Association’s annual international marketplace that draws more than 1,000 U.S travel professionals from all over the U.S and nearly 1,200 international and domestic buyers representing … Continue reading

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