Visit St. Pete/Clearwater (VSPC) can help you get the word out about your business from advertising partnership opportunities to publications and digital marketing. Our team can aid in increasing the number of visitors to the area through various online marketing initiatives including website creation, customized landing pages designed to infom and engage potential visitors, targeted electronic newsletters and other communications to build awareness and loyalty, joint online marketing programs with industry partners and creating other online initiatives as needed.
GULF TO BAY Destination Magazine
For the eighth year, Visit St. Pete/Clearwater has partnered with the Tampa Bay Times to redefine the very concept of a luxury, printed destination magazine. Its unprecedented distribution reaches a global audience; and with an unexpected design, beautiful photography and oversized format, Gulf to Bay has won 8 awards since its inception from the Florida Newspaper Advertising and Marketing Executives.
View our 2020 Gulf to Bay Media Kit here. Ad sales close September 2019.
Co-operative Advertising Program
Our annual co-operative advertising program submission day is November 13, 2019. If you have missed the deadline, please contact Katie Bridges, Senior Advertising Manager: [email protected] for current program availability.
Every month, subscribers are inspired with rich stories showcasing what to see and do in St. Pete/Clearwater.
Partners are showcased in a native-format, integrated into the content.
Reach our highly engaged database with 100% share of voice, driving all clicks to your site.
VSPC regularly partners with leading industry e-news publications to reach their targeted audiences interested in traveling to the area. These email blasts are a highly effective way to reach our desired audience and target highly responsive users who have opted in to receive advertising messages, travel tips and deals. Currently, we partner with:
- Co-Op Opportunity: New York Times Great Getaways Travel Email
- Co-Op Opportunity: Boston.com/ Boston Globe Traveler Email
- Co-Op Opportunity: Atlanta Magazine
- Co-Op Opportunity: Orlando Sentinel
- Co-Op Opportunity: Chicago Magazine
- Co-Op Opportunity: Travel Spike
St. Pete/Clearwater partners who participate in this program will have their materials integrated within the destination creative to form a cohesive brand message. Currently, we partner with:
- Co-Op Opportunity: 2020 VISIT FLORIDA Official Florida Vacation Guide
- Co-Op Opportunity: Orlando Style Magazine - March 2019 Issue
- Co-Op Opportunity: Orlando Magazine - March 2019 Issue
Display & Contextual Ads
Target highlight qualified audience with low minimum entry on this premium travel site. The campaign allows you to advertise at the most influential time of the travel-planning life cycle to reach a consumer planning their trip to St. Pete/Clearwater. Currently, we partner with:
- Co-Op Opportunity: TripAdvisor
Target highlight qualified audience with low minimum entry on this premium online travel agency. Banner ads will be targeting to users who have previously searched for flights to St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport and Tampa International Airport. Currently, we partner with:
- Co-Op Opportunity: Expedia