We live our brand and love to do our thing! Sometimes that means awkward photo shoots at the Zoo, or literally showing meeting planners the ropes at the world's largest suspended indoor ropes course, but we're pretty serious when it comes to making an impact on the economic vitality of our region.
Visit Syracuse (formerly known as the Syracuse Convention & Visitors Bureau) plays a critical role in Onondaga County's economic development strategy through its focus to grow the area's tourism industry. Visit Syracuse is an affiliate of CenterState CEO and Onondaga County’s official Tourism Promotion Agency (TPA); leading the production of over $863 million in direct visitor spending annually, to the local economy. Also, as the area’s largest accredited Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), Visit Syracuse works to generate short-term and future income for businesses, employment for residents and tax revenue for local government.
Strengthen the positive awareness of the City of Syracuse and Onondaga County as a convention and visitor destination, to increase revenues and stimulate economic development and growth for the community.