Visit Pensacola Public Relations Efforts

Visit Pensacola has been busy hosting media from across the globe this past month. Through Visit Florida, we have hosted Paul Laquerre, the Editor-in-Chief for Camping Caravanning Magazine, one of Canada's few dedicated camping and caravanning publications and the Ellison family of the popular UK travel blog Mummy, Daddy, and Me.

Additionally, we have hosted the Mucci influencer family and the editors from RVMiles.com. 

Visit Florida Roadside Visits

Visit Pensacola will join Visit Florida April 28 – May 3 for a series of roadside visits across our southeast markets. Over a series of four days, Visit Pensacola will meet with media in Nashville, Atlanta and Birmingham to pitch the Pensacola Experience.

 

 
Adobe Summit – The Digital Experience Conference

Members of the Visit Pensacola team attended the 2019 Adobe Summit. This year’s conference theme focused on experience marketing and aimed to provide insights, tools and techniques on best practices. Watch the keynote sessions here

SimpleView Summit

Members of the Visit Pensacola team will be attending the 2019 SimpleView Summit in May. Over the course of the conference, they’ll be attending sessions focused on destination storytelling, digital marketing, content development and more. To learn more about the conference, click here

FADMO Destination Marketing Summit

Members of the Visit Pensacola team will be attending the 2019 Florida Association of Destination Marketing Organizations (FADMO) 2019 Destination Marketing Summit. The conference will focus on tourism marketing, industry relations, research, technology and more. Look for a recap in next month’s newsletter.

Ebony HBCU Campus Queens Coming to Pensacola

Visit Pensacola is excited to host this year’s Ebony HBCU Campus Queens photoshoot. The EBONY HBCU Campus Queens franchise is one of the longest running editorial features in America’s preeminent magazine focusing on the African-American experience. For only the second year, Ebony chooses a destination location to shoot the editorial feature. Click here to learn more. 

Visit Pensacola Sweeps Local Image Awards

The Visit Pensacola marketing team garnered top honors at this year's Florida Public Relations Association's Image Awards. We received Image Awards in every category that we entered which included Special Events for Tall Ships Pensacola, Digital Tools of Public Relations for the Consumer Newsletter and for Institutional Programs for the Pensacola Tourism Works campaign. 

Image Awards

Showcase Pensacola

Through several Trip Giveaway Promotions, our objective is to bring the Pensacola experience to life through integrated, multiscreen promotions aimed at geographically targeted audiences. We will influence trip planning by showcasing Pensacola as a top travel destination as well as grow our marketing database by collecting opt-in emails.

Upcoming Promotions:

  • Meredith/ WSMV Nashville: April 22- May 12
  • WWL New Orleans: April 22- May 12
  • WBMA Birmingham: May 6- May 26

Director of Marketing and Communications Nicole Stacey has been and will continue to shoot promotional videos on-air with the above stations in market. We’d like to extend a special thank you to all the partners that have donated and been a part of the promotional giveaways. 

Nicole