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Tourism industry relies on VISIT FLORIDA

May 3, 2017
President of Gatorland explains: We depend on Visit Florida, Visit Orlando, and Experience Kissimmee, the destination market organizations to bring guests to Central Florida. We don’t have the marketing dollars… Read More

Fight for Florida’s Future

May 3, 2017
“Scott’s ‘Fighting for Florida’s Future’ tour will urge Floridians to contact their lawmakers and urge them to invest in key priorities for Florida’s future.”… Read More

VISIT FLORIDA is the right investment

May 3, 2017
“Visit Florida does more than just run ad campaigns promoting the state as a tourist destination. It’s a PR agency that brings journalists to the state and works to provide… Read More

Florida tourism chief: Funding cut will cost thousands of jobs

May 1, 2017
“Florida officials estimate that the tourism industry is responsible for more than 1.4 million jobs, as tourist numbers have increased from 87.3 million in 2011, when Visit Florida received $35… Read More

Fully funding VISIT FLORIDA keeps Florida moving in the right direction

May 1, 2017
“We must leave the politics out of our marketing and properly invest state funding into VISIT FLORIDA to keep Florida’s economy moving in the right direction.” Keep reading:… Read More

Enterprise Florida is a worthy investment

May 1, 2017
“The Florida Bureau of Economic and Demographic Research has found that EFI’s trade programs immediately return $1.9 for every dollar spent, and that EFI’s foreign offices return $4 for every… Read More

Tourism vital for Panama City Beach

April 27, 2017
The ability to attract tourists year-round helps drive Panama City’s economy. VISIT FLORDIA cuts would severely harm businesses and jobs in this community. Watch here:… Read More

We must save VISIT FLORIDA

April 27, 2017
CEO of VISIT FLORIDA, Ken Lawson, makes the case that we need VISIT FLORIDA to keep adding jobs. http://www.floridatrend.com/article/22055/ceo-of-visit-florida-makes-case-why-defunding-agency-will-cost-florida-thousands-of-jobs… Read More

Do not cut VISIT FLORIDA

April 27, 2017
The marketing efforts of VISIT FLORIDA have had a tremendous impact on the livelihood of millions of Floridians over the last 50 years and, more pointedly on the citizens of… Read More