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Corporate/Convention News
June 4, 2015
(Washington, DC) … Today Destination DC, the official tourism and marketing office for the nation’s capital, announced Claire Carlin will join the organization as the vice president of partnerships and alliances.  Carlin most recently served as the director of development for the Atlas Performing Arts Center, helping to build its sterling reputation as an emerging cultural asset. A...
Corporate/Convention News
(Washington, DC) … Destination DC, the official marketing organization for the District of Columbia, kicks off the summer travel season with its largest-ever seasonal marketing campaign featuring a new tagline, #WeGotThis. “#WeGotThis embraces the spirit of our ongoing DC Cool campaign. It’s our way of saying ‘DC has it all’ from affordable hotels and free museums to unique outdoor recreation...
Corporate/Convention News
May 5, 2015
(Washington, DC) Leadership from Washington, DC’s hospitality and tourism industry today confirmed that 2014 is the fifth consecutive record-breaking year for domestic visitation at Destination DC’s annual Travel Rally. In 2014, domestic visitation topped 18.34 million domestic visitors, according to a report prepared by D.K. Shifflet, an increase of 5.7% over 2013. Visitors to DC spent $6.8...