Visit Greater Palm Springs' (Visit GPS) Communication team provides assistance and information to journalists writing articles about GPS as a leisure travel and meetings destination. The team provides media materials and support for local, national, international and online journalists.

Our online media center provides high-resolution images and high definition b-roll footage, a media guide as well as What’s New in Greater Palm Springs. View our current and past press releases to stay up to date on GPS industry and visitor news.

If you would like to experience GPS first-hand to assist in an upcoming story, please complete the media assistance request. You can also visit our calendar for a list of upcoming events.

Please contact us if you have any additional questions or requests.


Visit Greater Palm Springs (Visit GPS) provides assistance to working press that produce stories about the region as a leisure travel and meeting and convention destination. Visit GPS offers a variety of services for print and electronic travel media, including current news releases, story ideas, contacts for local interviews and site visits, and high-resolution digital images. Additionally, the department offers assistance for travel media who are on assignment and researching the destination for a story.

If you are a journalist on assignment and are in need of more information, including itineraries, story ideas, or how to best plan your trip to Greater Palm Springs, contact the Communications team here

Media & Communications

Contact us at

Todd Burke
Vice President of Communications

Joyce Kiehl, APR
Director of Communications

Laura Hunt Little
Media Relations Manager


our location

70100 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

P: 760.770.9000
F: 760.770.9001
Toll-Free: 800.967.3767

visitor center hours

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

staff by department

Film Contacts

Please visit our Film Oasis page to learn more about filming in the Oasis. The Desert is home to a wealth of natural and historic locations which have made it a favorite of photographers and filmmakers around the world.

To learn more about filming in Greater Palm Springs, contact us at


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