Milwaukee’s tourism and convention markets bring BILLIONS of dollars into the area’s economy each and every year.
VISIT Milwaukee promotes only its more than 650 partners to incoming leisure travelers, group tours, and convention delegates in many ways. Partnership in VISIT Milwaukee can help your business stake its claim in these growing markets! Through networking opportunities, targeted marketing and advertising, special events, community involvement and industry research we provide the tools to help maximize your exposure to convention and tourism dollars. Isn’t it time that you reaped the rewards of being a VISIT Milwaukee partner?
Marketing Partner Tools
Listing on VISITMilwaukee.org and mobile site
Link to more than 1,000,000 visitors, 3.2 million page views annually and a top search result on Google, Bing and Yahoo. We put greater Milwaukee and our partners’ business promotion into the hands of our mobile device using visitors, too!
Extend your marketing reach and stand out from your competition by advertising in our targeted print publications, websites, e-newsletters and strategic co-op ad buys.
Official Visitors Guide
Being a partner of VISIT Milwaukee is an affordable and proven entity. The leads and revenue generated through referrals and publications have been great.—Dean Brown, General Manager, Lamers Bus Lines, Inc.
Connect with visitors and meeting planners through three of the area’s most sought-after travel and tourism resources. The Official Visitors Guide is the most recognized visitor publication for the area, 200,000 distributed annually. The Meeting Planners Guide is the most comprehensive source of Convention and Meeting information, 5,000 distributed over 18 months. The Group Tour Planner is designed to showcase Greater Milwaukee as agroup-friendly destination that offers something for all ages and groups. 5,000 distributed over 18 months nationwide to tour operators and group leaders.
Milwaukee365.com - Your Calendar of Events
Promote your events and specials in the area’s most comprehensive calendar promoting our Partners events to tourists and convention delegates – available online 24/7/365.
Strategize your promotion to conventions, annual meetings, tradeshows and events booked by VISIT Milwaukee Convention Sales Department through partner-exclusive use of this online tool.
Brochure Distribution at the Visitor Information Center
Stock your brochures in our staffed Visitor Information Center located inside the Wisconsin Center at Wisconsin Avenue and 4th Street. Each year over 10,000 people visit to learn more about what to see and do in Milwaukee.
Strengthening Partner Businesses
Network with others and learn valuable marketing skills at VISIT Milwaukee’s many social and educational events throughout the year. Show off your venue by hosting an event. Demonstrate your expertise by teaching an educational program.
Benefit from VISIT Milwaukee’s powerful public relations department that constantly promotes our partners and the city’s many attractions through press trips conducted for travel editors and freelance writers throughout the year. Growing social media presence has also opened up exciting new PR opportunities for our partners.
Exclusive Partner Only access allows you to manage/view business opportunities from our Convention Calendar and Group Tour Prospects. YOU can control your own listing, events and special offers.
For more information on these benefits, please contact:
Partner Relations Manager