Destination DC Members

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Tourism News & Events

International Student Tour Operator Sales Mission (Oct. 23-27, France/Germany) Attendees : Theresa Belpulsi, Lindsay Hill Destination DC (DDC) hosted its inaugural sales mission targeting international tour operators that facilitate student group travel. The week-long mission touched student tour...

Tourism News
5 Reasons Why You Should Host a Member Event

Hosting an event is a great way to make the most out of your Destination DC membership. We’ll bring the food, the hospitality community and the presenters, you’ll supply the venue and introduce yourself to a room brimming with great business contacts. Considering that Destination DC hosts at least...

Marketing Outlook
New Members & Member Updates

Read on for: Member Deals & Spotlight Member Updates New Members ••• Member Deals & Spotlight Member deals & who's in the spotlight this month 15% Off USA Guided Tours DC Deluxe Tour Book online and enjoy a 15% discount on a DC Deluxe Tour, which includes entry to the U.S. Capitol. The...

New Members and Member Updates
Media Coverage

Recent stories we’ve pitched Domestically, DC received coverage from major outlets such as USA Today and Condé Nast Traveler . Internationally, the nation’s capital was the subject of features in British and Brazilian publications. Domestic Media The Washington Diplomat published a feature on...

Media Coverage
American Experience Foundation Scholarships & Internships

By leveraging Destination DC’s reach, resources, and its members’ expertise, AEF provides students with unforgettable educational enrichment support, bringing their curricula to life and supporting career paths in hospitality through scholarships, internships, and classroom experiences. Established...

American Experience Foundation - Scholarships and Internships
American Experience Foundation News

October 19, 2017 - Students from Ballou High School's Academy of Hospitality and Tourism visited the iHeartRadio studios in Rockville, MD to learn more about marketing and radio broadcasting. DDC and AEF are proud to connect member businesses with students interested in a future career in...

American Experience Foundation Backyard Bound Field Trip in Washington, DC
Industry Buzz

Robin McClain was promoted to senior vice president of DDC’s marketing and communications team. Danielle Campana is now a membership associate in DDC’s partnerships and alliances department. Dani previously worked with Visit Howard County as a member relations coordinator. Chelsea Kaiser joins DDC...

Industry Buzz
Marketing & Communications Highlights

Destination DC’s (DDC) website, washington.org, has been updated for the winter season as part of the winter/holidays advertising campaign. Print, digital and out-of-home placements target potential visitors in the Northeast Corridor, and drive them to the Winter Wonderland landing page where they...

Fall in Washington, DC - Guide to Events, Attractions and Things to Do This Autumn in DC
American Experience Foundation Field Trips

AEF field trips would not be possible without the generous support of our industry partners. Each year, hundreds of thousands of 8th grade students travel to the nation’s capital to deepen their knowledge of American history, democracy, and culture. For many young people, it is their first travel...

American Experience Foundation Rite of Passage Field Trip in Washington, DC
American Experience Foundation’s July 4th Celebration

Support the American Experience Foundation (AEF), Destination DC’s affiliated 501(c)(3) charity and join its signature celebration on July 4th, 2018. Your company will receive unmatched exposure to Destination DC clients, members, and staff; American Experience Foundation partners, government...

American Experience Foundation July 4th Event - Destination DC - Washington, DC