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.



  • Access to over 750 fellow partners and upcoming meetings/conventions 18 months in to the future to expand your client base.
  • Visit Tampa Bay is the only source that connects you to the leisure & convention markets, through various marketing and advertising opportunities.
  • Detailed listing on our website, which receives approximately over 1 million unique visitors annually.
  • We sell Tampa Bay! No other organization markets Tampa Bay at regional, national and international trade shows. Visit Tampa Bay also works daily with travel and consumer magazines from national and international radio, TV & newspapers, helping bring business to our partners.
  • Visit Tampa Bay connects you with potential clients through networking, educational luncheons and regularly updated convention calendars.
  • For the cost of a newspaper advertisement for one week, you can partner with Visit Tampa Bay and receive benefits that will reach visitors for one year.
  • Complimentary listing in the Official Visitors Guide, if appropriate. Preferred advertising opportunities available in our publications.
  • Leads & referrals!  From accommodations to audiovisual services, Visit Tampa Bay sends out leads and referrals from the convention and leisure markets to our partners giving you the opportunity to potentially receive new business.
  • Access to the Partner Extranet. Inside you will have access to our confidential convention calendar, posting coupons to reach specific audiences, industry research and much more.​


For more information on partnering with us, please contact us at Partnership@VisitTampaBay.com