MARKETING

On March 15, all consumer and meeting advertising campaigns were paused in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic. These campaigns remained paused throughout the month of May. Since the suspension, the CVB has focused efforts on providing local resources as well as public service announcements educating partners and the local community through local television and billboards.

For the month of May, local billboard impressions amounted to 4.1M impressions, and local cable television generated 48.3M impressions and 5,415 spots.

The local “Stay In. Take Out” campaign promoting local restaurants for takeout and delivery options amounted to 16.3M impressions and 1,892 local TV spots. The CVB’s Greater Together and Tourism Foundation television campaigns also continued to air during the month of May, amounting to 31.9M impressions and 3,523 local television spots.

These local campaigns were secured by our media agency, JNS Next, at no cost.

  • Digital

    On March 15, all paid digital media was paused and remained paused throughout the month of May. Prior to the suspension, national digital campaigns—including Expedia, Travelzoo, TripAdvisor, Adara, and Weather Channel—generated strong website engagement and ROI.

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  • Television

    On March 15, all paid TV ads were paused, including brand and Partner spots, and remained paused throughout the month of May.

    Local television spots for the Tourism Foundation, Greater Together, and “Stay In. Take Out” campaigns in May amounted to 48.3M total impressions and 5,415 total television spots.

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  • Billboard

    On March 15, all paid billboard advertising was paused and remained paused throughout the month of May. Local billboards began running in April promoting the "Stay In. Take Out" campaign campaign continued throughout the month of May for a total of 4.1M impressions.

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  • Radio

    We have not launched any radio campaigns so far in 2020 for the destination.

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  • Print

    There were no print campaigns in the month of May.

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  • Meetings

    On March 15, meetings & conventions sales media was paused and remained paused throughout the month of May.

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  • Airline

    On March 15, all airline media was paused and remained paused throughout the month of May.

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If you have any questions about Marketing, please contact:
Colleen Pace, Chief Marketing Officer
cpace@gpscvb.com | 760.969.1347

Dana Fury, Marketing Manager
dfury@gpscvb.com | 760.969.1345​