2020 tourism summit

Join us for the 3rd Annual Tourism Summit

Hear from industry leaders on timely topics covering Social Media and how to work with travel bloggers, the value and use of the on-line travel advisors/planners like TripAdvisor. Find out what the El Dorado County Visitors Authority has in mind for 2020 and how Visit California is inspiring national and international visitation to the state and Gold Country Region.

2020 Speakers and Panelists

Lynn Carpenter
Vice President of Marketing, Visit California

“Let’s Invite Consumers Beyond the Drive Market!”

Robin Patrick Little
Travel and Tourism (Inbound Experiences)

“Digital Marketing Trends for 2020”

Jenn Gleckman
Digital Marketing Strategist/Consultant

“Visit El Dorado – What Have You Done for Me Lately?”

Jody Franklin
El Dorado County Visitors Authority Executive Director

Content Creators & Online Influencers Panel

Debbie Nguyen
Culinary & Travel
@AlwaysDTE

Kachet Jackson-Henderson
Lifestyle, Travel & Beauty
@TheKachetLife

Sadye Evyn Reish
Lifestyle, Travel & Fitness
@LovelySplendidHappy

2019 El Dorado County Tourism Summit Friday, January 11, 2019

Attendees heard from industry leaders on timely topics including the latest Travel Trends affecting local economy, How to Attract Broadcast Media, How to Send a Clear and Powerful Message to Desirable Customers, Tips & Tricks to make your website more effective, found out what the El Dorado County Visitors Authority has in mind for 2019 and heard how Visit California is inspiring national and international visitation to the state and to the Gold Country region.

Presentations

Communication is Key

Jody Franklin
Executive Director of Tourism, El Dorado County Visitors Authority

How to Attract Broadcast Media

Eileen Javora Boeger
Former Channel 3 KCRA Meteorologist

 

Visit California

Lynn Carpenter
Vice President of Marketing, Visit California

Brand Schmand – Differentiation, Clarity, and Impact

David Flanagan
Author, Speaker and Entrepreneur

 

Tips & Tricks to Make Your Website More Effective

Dan Keenan
Founder, Hatchback Creative

Past Presentations

2018 Tourism Summit (January 2018)

 

Other Presentations

Economic Impact of Tourism in El Dorado County – Jody Franklin – March 2018

Unleash the Power of Partnership: How to Work with a Visitors Bureau – Jody Franklin – Conference of Historical Societies – June 2019