Tourism professionals at Convention and Visitors Bureaus – CVBs (or Destination Marketing Organizations – DMOs) are implementing some innovative programs to increase visitation in their destinations. We call them Tourism Best Practices.
We start with technology innovations…
In an increasingly competitive marketplace, destinations around the world are increasingly looking at VR technologies to attract Chinese travelers.
The VR video showcases authentic Anaheim experiences for the meetings and events industry.
RTO4 — has become known as the “petri dish” because of its innovative, analytical and nontraditional approach to growing tourism and economic development.
We believe destination marketing can also include destination management. Sometimes the best professionals to manage an attraction are the DMO staff: Hannibal (MO) CVB to Again Operate Molly Brown House
Three community initiatives to feature this week:
Finally, an event a DMO is presenting to attract visitors: Clean Comedy Show to Benefit Annual Mount Vernon Festivals
And, in case you missed it, Skift out with their report: The State of Destination Marketing 2017. It highlights our findings and perspectives from months of interviews and data collection efforts from tourism bureau executives, marketing experts, and technologists.