Our Partners

Destinations International is proud to recognize and thank its leading partners who work with us throughout the year.

Pinnacle | Premier | Strategic | Corporate | Industry

Pinnacle

Brand USA is a strategic partner in supporting Destination International's initiatives, with the focus centered on their year-round engagement with the Association and how Brand USA continues to grow and offer valuable programs and branding for a broad range of U.S. destinations that want to tell their story through high-quality content.
thebrandusa.com
Simpleview is the travel and tourism industry's leading provider of CRM, CMS, website design, digital marketing, revenue generation, and mobile technologies for destination organizations. Simpleview employs 225+ staff and works with 550+ customers in North America and around the world.
simpleviewinc.com

Premier

Miles Partnership markets destinations and hospitality businesses by working with state tourism offices, convention and visitors bureaus, hotels and other organizations in the tourism industry to create forward-thinking digital and print content marketing solutions.
milespartnership.com
Tempest is an award-winning, fiercely independent travel marketing agency and CRM provider delivering a seamless integration of products, creative solutions, and world-class client service with integrity and transparency. We move people to embrace travel through meaningful brand experiences and provide measurable client success.
tempest.im

Strategic

Arrivalist is a visitation intelligence company that empowers marketers with a powerful, new set of measurements to evaluate the value of consumers. Our technology analyzes the changing locations of devices to measure how consumers interact with locations and how media attracts visitors.
arrivalist.com
We are a virtual CFO practice specializing in customized financial assessments, strategic solutions and tools, trusted financial systems, and turnkey accounting services. More importantly, our practice focuses on DMO's - so we understand not only your unique needs and challenges, but the threats to our industry.
cfobydesigntx.com
We specialize in developing meetings marketing solutions for destinations using our 75 combined years of DMO and hotel sales and marketing experience. Using digital marketing integrated with the sales team'’'s efforts, we reach meeting planners at each stage in the decision-making process.
digitaledge.marketing
Expedia Group Media Solutions is dedicated to building innovative media partnerships for travel advertisers enabling them to leverage Expedia Group's network of leading travel brands and global sites. With a growing product portfolio of advertising and sponsorship opportunities, Expedia Group Media Solutions has revolutionized the way brands reach and connect with online travel consumers.
advertising.expedia.com
IMEX in Frankfurt and IMEX America were born out of a passion to serve the highest and best interests of the global meetings, events and incentive travel industry. Our shows are not just business showcases. They'’'re platforms for debate, trend-watching, education, networking, advocacy and rising talent. And they'’'re a lot of fun!
imexexhibitions.com
Longwoods International is a leading travel and tourism research company with offices across North America. It conducts Longwoods Travel USA, the largest ongoing survey of American travelers, as well as image, advertising effectiveness, advertising return on investment, "Halo Effect" and other custom research in 12 countries around the globe.
longwoods-intl.com
MMGY Global is the world's largest integrated marketing company specializing in the travel, hospitality and entertainment industries. With nearly 40 years of experience in the industry, we offer services across all marketing channels in multiple markets throughout the world. Today, we represent five brands with one goal: to inspire people to go places.
mmgyglobal.com
Northstar Meetings Group is the leading B-to-B content and marketing solutions company serving all sectors of the business events market. We help meeting, sports and incentive professionals learn, plan and connect with destinations, hotels, venues and other travel suppliers that can best serve their business needs.
northstarmeetingsgroup.com
SearchWide Global is a full service executive search firm primarily for companies in the travel, tourism, hospitality, convention, trade association, venue management and experiential marketing industries. Specializing in C-Level and Director level executive searches for companies ranging in size from Fortune 500 corporations to mid-sized public and private companies and associations.
searchwideglobal.com
STR provides clients from multiple market sectors with premium, global data benchmarking, analytics and marketplace insights. Founded in 1985, STR maintains a presence in 16 countries with a corporate North American headquarters in Hendersonville, Tennessee, and an international headquarters in London, England.
str.com

Corporate Partners

ADARA empowers the world's leading travel brands to grow the industry together. Built on the world's richest travel data co-op, ADARA offers people-based insights for travel companies. Clients get a value-based understanding of their relationship with their customers, with travel patterns, trends and behavior from more than 750 million monthly unique traveler profiles across more than 190 of the world's top travel brands.
adara.com
Civitas specializes in developing long term funding strategies for destination marketing organizations. Civitas is the nation's leading firm in Tourism Improvement Districts. The Civitas team has helped form an unparalleled 89 local districts throughout the United States and has helped several states investigate the possibility of establishing statewide funding.
civitasadvisors.com
CrowdRiff is an AI-powered visual marketing platform purpose-built for marketing teams at travel and tourism brands. Using CrowdRiff, marketers can discover, collaborate on and deliver top-performing visuals across every marketing channel. We are proud to work with over 400 DMOs globally including Visit Colorado, Visit Pittsburgh and Destination British Columbia.
crowdriff.com
Destination Analysts is a team of highly experienced tourism researchers which has helped more than 160 destinations with eye-opening, actionable marketing intelligence to measure and evolve the effectiveness of their strategies - from visitor and new audience profiles, to deep insights into the destination brand, to the economic impact of advertising campaigns, websites and other marketing assets.
destinationanalysts.com
As the global leader in meetings procurement, HelmsBriscoe streamlines the meeting planning process by managing the task of researching, contacting, and evaluating venues and destinations for their clients' events. Using their proprietary technology, collective market knowledge, and volume-based purchasing power, HelmsBriscoe works to mitigate risk and increase return on their clients' meetings.
helmsbriscoe.com
Pandora connects artists, fans and brands through the passion point of music. We are a daily habit for millions of highly engaged listeners, rocking over 78 million people each month - that's one-quarter of the U.S. population. Listeners enjoy Pandora wherever and whenever they like - on over 1,800 connected devices and over 190 car models - for effortless connectivity. With 100% logged-in user base and over 2,000+ audience segments, Travel + Tourism brands can target the people who matter to them.
pandoraforbrands.com
Tourism Economics is the leading global provider of economic impact studies, policy analysis, market forecasts, and international travel data. Our team of specialized economists works with destinations and corporations around the world to quantify market opportunities, measure performance, and inform public policy decisions.
tourismeconomics.com

Industry Partners

Association Forum is dedicated to advancing the professional practice of association management. To our nearly 4,000 members, we are the definitive resource for learning opportunities that address the varied needs of associations professionals and provide an environment that engages the association community and industry partners.
associationforum.org
ASAE connects you to a critical marketplace - our 40,000 plus members. ASAE opens doors to the vital association community by engaging Destination Marketing Organizations through digital and print publishing, major conferences and events, and unique Foundation initiatives.
asaecenter.org
European Cities Marketing is a non-profit organisation improving the competitiveness and performance of the leading cities of Europe. The power of its 110 members cities (in 38 countries) enables the association to constantly strive for excellence, providing crucial platforms for Leisure, Meetings Industry and City Marketing professionals to exchange knowledge, best practices, benchmark and widen their network to build new business.
europeancitiesmarketing.com
Organized in 1928 as the National Association of Exposition Managers to represent the interests of trade show and exposition managers, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events is the leading association for the global exhibition industry. Today IAEE represents over 10,000 individuals in 52 countries who conduct and support exhibitions around the world.
iaee.com
IAVM's 5,800 members include public assembly venue managers and executives from across all venue sectors. IAVM's mission is to educate, advocate for, and inspire public assembly venue professionals worldwide.
iavm.org
The International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association was founded in 1983 and is the world's leading network of LGBTQ-welcoming tourism businesses. We provide free travel resources and information while continuously working to promote equality and safety within LGBTQ tourism worldwide. IGLTA's members include LGBTQ-friendly accommodations, transport, destinations, service providers, travel agents, tour operators, events and travel media located in over 75 countries.
iglta.org
Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. The organization provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry.
mpiweb.org
As the only non-profit 501(c)3 trade association for the sports events and tourism industry in the U.S., the NASC is the essential resource for sports commissions, sports destinations, sports event owners, and industry partners. Established in 1992, our promise has been to deliver quality education, ample networking opportunities and exceptional event management and marketing know-how to our members.
sportscommissions.org
Founded in 1951, the National Tour Association is the premier organization of packaged travel professionals who serve travelers to, from and within North America. Our 700+ buyer members are tour operators who package travel domestically and around the world as well as travel agents who sell these tours. Our seller members - destinations and tour suppliers - specialize in markets such as student, family, faith, culinary, China inbound and more.
ntaonline.com
PCMA is the leading global provider of senior-level education and networking for the business events sector. As the world's largest community of Business Events Strategists, we provide a platform for debate and knowledge transfer, market intelligence and resources to make informed business decisions. PCMA endeavors to shape the future of the business events industry by leveraging state-of-tomorrow knowledge to enable organizational success, personal and professional development and economic and social progress.
pcma.org
The U.S. Travel Association is the national, non-profit organization representing the collective travel industry that generates $2.4 trillion in economic output and supports 15.6 million American jobs. The united voice of the industry, U.S. Travel advocates for policies that support our mission to increase travel to and within the United States.
ustravel.org