Empowering our members so their destinations excel

Destinations International is about serving destination marketing and management professionals first and foremost. Together with our members and partners, Destinations International represents a powerful forward-thinking, collaborative association: exchanging bold ideas, connecting innovative people, and elevating tourism to its highest potential.

What Drives Us

Our members are essential to the success of destinations worldwide.
We empower our members so that their destinations excel.
We inform, connect, inspire and educate our members to drive destination economic impact, job creation, community sustainability and quality of life through travel.

Four Cornerstones of Destinations International

Destinations International fosters a strong, global community of professionals and promotes the exchange of information, knowledge and best practices.
Destinations International uses our collective voice to elevate and advance the mission, goals and efforts of destination organizations.
Destinations International adds to the existing base of industry knowledge, deepens our understanding of issues, introduces new ideas and serves as a community-wide platform to pose and answer questions.
Destinations International is our industry's primary source of professional development for both individuals and organizations.

2020 Strategic Goals

  • Industry Advocacy Leadership: Become the recognized advocate for the destination marketing and management industry.
  • International Impact: Expand Destinations International’s global footprint to grow membership, non-dues revenue and industry impact.
  • Strategic Partnerships: Transform Destinations International's partnership business model to create beneficial solutions for destination organization members and partners.
  • Next Generation Professional Development: Become the premier source for destination marketing and management education and professional development.
  • Equity, Diversity and Inclusion: Lead and engage diversity initiatives and opportunities within the destination marketing and management industry.
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Destinations International welcomes the opportunity to speak at industry events. Please let us know more about your event and the topics that you would like covered by a member of our team.

Destinations International Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Destinations International
2025 M Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, D.C. 20036 USA

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