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Visit Pensacola holds on to Visit Florida relationship

August 4, 2017

While tourism programs around the state have cut their ties with Visit Florida, the state’s tourist marketing agency, Visit Pensacola has not. Visit Tampa Bay, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau, Visit Orlando and Discover the…

Business

Visit Pensacola marketing works, air travel to area up

July 14, 2017

Visit Pensacola markets the Pensacola area to the world. The latest travel numbers from the Pensacola International Airport validate the tourism agency’s effectiveness. The airport reported yesterday new monthly record number of passengers in June, with…

Business

National Travel Rally, May 9

May 1, 2017

Visit Pensacola is asking people to wear red and attend a rally at the Pensacola International Airport on Tuesday, May 9 from 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. National Travel Rally Day is a concerted effort to demonstrate travel’s…

Business Pensacola

Visit Pensacola announces in-house events

January 5, 2017

“Let’s be honest, when’s the last time you stopped into the Visitor Information Center? It’s been a long time, if ever, right?! Here’s the thing, our VIC Centers are excellent in terms of beautiful displays, as…

Entertainment

A.C. Read course featured

November 21, 2016

Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced the A.C. Read Golf Club, located at the Naval Air Station Pensacola as this month’s featured course on the Florida Historic Golf Trail. “In commemoration of Veterans Day this November,…

Business

Visit Pensacola honors five Hospitality Heroes

May 5, 2016

Five local frontline tourism-industry employees were recognized as Hospitality Heroes by Visit Pensacola officials at the inaugural National Travel & Tourism Week luncheon on Wednesday afternoon at New World Landing. Customer satisfaction and loyalty in the…

Business

Pensacola named ‘Most Enjoyable City of the Year’

November 4, 2015

CheapOair, a leading hybrid online and traditional travel agency, has named Pensacola the 2015 “Most Enjoyable City of the Year” at the inaugural CheapOair Owards, in New York City. We beat out Albuquerque, New Mexico; Newport,…

Business

Vision 2015 success celebrated

October 30, 2015

Last night, the Greater Pensacola Chamber celebrated the success of its Vision 2015 initiative, a five-year job creation program. The campaign focused on recruiting new businesses, helping local businesses expand and strengthening the partnerships between the…

Politics

Good news from the blog, Oct. 3 edition

October 3, 2015

Autism Pensacola to be featured on PBS, Oct. 3 Written by Rick Outzen on 27 September 2015 WSRE, PBS for the Gulf Coast, has received word from “American Graduate Day 2015” producers in New York that…

Business

Community engagement key to Destination 2020

May 8, 2015

Four hundred people gathered yesterday at the Rex Theater for a multimedia update by Visit Pensacola on Destination 2020, its five-year strategy for marketing the greater Pensacola area —Pensacola Beach, Pensacola and Perdido Key— as a…