Visit Tampa Bay is the official destination marketing organization for Hillsborough County and is responsible for creating vibrant economic growth by selling and promoting Tampa Bay to the world as a premier destination for meetings, conventions, sporting events and leisure travel.

Visit Tampa Bay is a partner-driven organization proudly representing over 750 businesses in the Tampa Bay area and beyond. Our partners support our overall sales and marketing efforts and provide the foundation for creating a visitor experience that is uniquely Tampa Bay.



  • Enhanced website listing on

  • Promotional website listing info plus six (6) images, one (1) video, social media links, TripAdvisor & Yelp reviews, amenities and booking engine (if applicable).

  • Ability to submit events to Calendar of Events on

  • E-Communications including invitations to all Partner Events

  • GET (Guest Experience Training) for your entire staff

  • Sales Leads, Referrals and Service Requests from Visit Tampa Bay

  • Access to password protected Partner Extranet

  • For exclusive partner resources and to customize account information, contacts, listings, photos, amenities, etc. at anytime

  • Access to convention calendar (via Partner Extranet)

  • Ability to post Hot Deals on (via Partner Extranet)

  • Networking Events (Complimentary admission for your staff to and monthly Business by the Bay networking events and Hospitality Partner Meetings)

  • Discount at Unlock Tampa Bay Visitors Center.

  • Complimentary copies of Official Visitor Guides and other print publications

  • Exclusive access to Industry Research & Reports

  • Ability to participate in co-op promotional activities

  • Discounted Advertising Rates in Official Visitor Guide


Hotels, DMC’s and small businesses interested in partnering with us, please contact the Partnership Department for pricing information at