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Connecticut Office of Tourism to Hold Marketing Outreach Meetings March 7 through 10

CT Tourism Business Partners logoThe Connecticut Office of Tourism invites you to attend one of the Connecticut Tourism Marketing Outreach Meetings taking place at various locations throughout the state during March. Find out about Connecticut’s new official tourism website and how you can partner with the State and its marketing efforts. 

The agenda includes: 

New marketing efforts, research and partnership opportunities;

Preview the new launching in April.  The current site receives three million visits a year, and this new iteration will inspire visitors in bigger and better ways:
 - More visually exciting; 
 - Easier to navigate;
 - Double the partner listings;
 - More stories and content;
 - Five new regional destination sections. 

Learn how to best take advantage of CTvisit’s new, free options to enhance your listings including:
 - Add in your Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and/or Facebook posts;
 - Ability to pull in your TripAdvisor reviews;
 - Inclusion of your events & deals right on your listings page;
 - Flexibility to display more photos.

Tourism, arts and history representatives are encouraged to attend the industry partner outreach meeting in your area: 

Monday, March 7
2 to 3:30 pm at Madison Beach Hotel, Madison, CT  

Tuesday, March 8
2 to 3:30 pm at Radisson Hotel, Cromwell, CT  

Wednesday, March 9
9:30 to 11 am at Hilton Mystic, Mystic, CT
2 to 3:30 pm at Mansion at Bald Hill, Woodstock, CT  

Thursday, March 10
10 to 11:30 am at Stamford Museum and Nature Center, Stamford, CT
2 to 3:30 pm at Warner Theatre, Torrington, CT 

We encourage you to invite staff who maintain your website listings. You are also invited to bring a supply of your brochures to share with other attendees.

While walk ins are always welcome, registering by March 4 helps to provide an accurate count to the hosting facilities. There is no cost to attend. R.S.V.P. (include the meeting location and names of attendees) to Jennifer Haag at

In case of inclement weather, please call 860-256-2725 after 7:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

We look forward to seeing you!