Top 5 Reasons to Attend September Event

CORRADALearn how Visit Tampa Bay is shaping our tourism industry.

It’s an exciting time to learn about Visit Tampa Bay and their 2016 marketing initiatives, especially if your business or place of work benefits from our growing marketplace and reputation. For many years, Tampa was considered a sleepy seaside city with plenty of sunshine, but not much in the way of arts, culture, entertainment and sophistication.

While Tampa Bay still has plenty of sunshine,  Visit Tampa Bay’s President Santiago Corrada says that it’s now known as the hip, urban heart of Florida’s Gulf Coast.  Join us to find out how this transformation continues to unfold and how it can benefit you.  Visit Tampa Bay’s Corrada will share his innovative approach to marketing Tampa Bay on September 27th at the Centre Club.

Here are the top five reasons, you shouldn’t miss this event!

  1. Gain knowledge of a global marketing strategy from a local marketer.

For 30 years, Visit Tampa Bay has been a part of the growth of Tampa as a destination for domestic and more recently international travelers. Lufthansa’s decision to add non-stop flights from Frankfurt Germany to TIA is evidence of Tampa’s growing reputation globally.

  1. Discover the importance of a unified message.

With 750 plus partners which span from Lowry Park Zoo to historic Ybor City, Visit Tampa Bay crafts a unified message to promote tourism of Hillsborough County.

  1. Learn more about the development and results of Visit Tampa Bay’s successful campaign “Florida’s Most.”

According to recent campaign analysis of four top U.S. markets, the “Florida’s Most” campaign generated 50,000 new domestic visitors to Tampa Bay and contributed $45 million in new revenue.

  1. Network, It’s Important to your Career.

Networking is a great way to make connections with liked-minded professionals. It’s a valuable resource for assistance, advice, and making new friends. Not to mention, successful professionals often credit their career advancement to knowing the right person at the right time.

  1. Have fun and win a give-away.

Our sponsors, Yacht Starship Dining Cruises and Pirate Water Taxi will provide great giveaways, so make sure that you submit your business card at the event for a chance to win!