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Visit Glendale - Member Benefits
Glendale Regional Travel Planner (produced by Madden Media)
Glendale and West Valley Meeting & Travel Planner Guide (online version)
Members who provide services directly to the visitor and meeting planners, i.e., hotels, restaurants, attractions, etc., will receive a basic listing in the following publications:
Glendale Regional Travel Planner
Glendale & West Valley Meeting & Travel Planner Guide (online version)
Members will also be given discounted rates for display advertising in the Glendale Regional Travel Planner.
Visitor Guides Online
The Glendale Regional Travel Planner and the Glendale and West Valley Meeting & Travel Planner Guide are both accessible on the Visit Glendale website; www.VisitGlendale.com
Member Directory Online
Members will be included in the Visit Glendale Member Directory (online version)
Visit Glendale members will receive a business listing and 50-word description on the Visit Glendale website, www.VisitGlendale.com. A hyperlink to your site is also included.
Member’s special events and festivals which directly relate to a visitor and/or meeting-convention audience will be included on the Google powered www.VisitGlendale.com calendar.
Members will be provided on-going opportunities with Visit Glendale social media products including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. A minimum of one item per month will be accepted per member for consideration of inclusion.
Qualified leads generated and received by the Visit Glendale are provided to members who can fulfill the specified type of service or product being requested. Visit Glendale members will be given the opportunity to market directly to the lead contact.
Held bi-monthly, the Visit Glendale Lunch Club is an ideal opportunity for members to meet, exchange business contacts and leads and participate in ongoing educational opportunities.
The Visit Glendale Annual Meeting will be held annually in autumn.
Members will be given opportunities for co-operative advertising in partnership with Visit Glendale and its partners.
Members that are visitor oriented will be given the opportunity to display brochures at the Glendale Visitor Center, an official local visitor information center designated by the Arizona Office of Tourism. Members will also have a wide array of opportunities to provide collateral for distribution at Visit Glendale mobile information booths, member networking events and at Glendale’s signature festivals.
Communication: Visit Glendale E-Newsletter
Members will receive regular e-newsletter updates on local and national tourism statistics and trend, events and activities. Members will receive one free feature per year in the e-newsletter.
Sales Missions, Conventions and Trade Shows
Visit Glendale will facilitate and participate in and represent the West Valley in a wide variety of sales missions, conventions and trade show which best meet the needs of Visit Glendale members.
Familiarization Tours and Host Opportunities
Visit Glendale will actively seek and promote familiarization tours and host opportunities for members.
Marketing Resources/Media Relations
Visit Glendale will provide marketing and media resources to members. These opportunities include circulation of press releases, media coverage opportunities and educational workshops and seminars.
Visit Glendale will participate and represent the West Valley in a wide array of select and highly valued tourism and hospitality organizations including Destination Marketing Association International, Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International, Valley Hotel & Resort Association and Meeting Planners International.
Glendale Visitor Center Digital Display
Members with special events and festivals which directly relate to a visitor and/or meeting-convention audience will be included in the Glendale Visitor Center Digital Display program. A minimum of one item per month will be accepted per member for consideration.
Shop Glendale (Glendale Members Only)
Members with businesses within the city of Glendale limits will be given the opportunity to participate in the Shop Glendale program.
Lorraine Zomok, Visit Glendale Manager
Terry Williams, Member Sales & Group Executive
Visit Glendale membership is limited to businesses and organizations that attract visitors and actively promote tourism and hospitality within the region and that share in the region’s positive messaging and brand identity. Visit Glendale reserves the right to enter into agreements and do business with any company, business or person, member or non-member, at the sole discretion of Visit Glendale.