News releases from Visit Rochester and our member organizations keep travel journalists informed on the latest tourism and hospitality news in Rochester.
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Visit Rochester Celebrates National Travel & Tourism Week 2021
Monday, May 3, 2021 1:00 PM by Rachel Laber
Following a challenging year for the travel and tourism industry, Visit Rochester is excited to recognize National Travel & Tourism Week, May 2-8, 2021. The theme of National Travel & Tourism Week
Visit Rochester’s Alicia Gazda Recognized as a 40 Under 40 by Connect
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 9:00 AM by Visit Rochester
Photo credit: NSP Studio Alicia Gazda, Convention Sales Manager for Visit Rochester, was recognized as a member of Connect Association magazine’s “40 Under 40.” The honor highlights the top young
Visit Rochester Introduces ROC Ready Promise for Rochester Businesses
Monday, June 22, 2020 12:00 PM by Rachel Laber
As Rochester and the Finger Lakes region continue to open safely, and smartly, Visit Rochester has introduced the ROC Ready Promise for Rochester businesses in the tourism and hospitality industry.
Visit Rochester Recognizes National Travel & Tourism Week 2020
Monday, May 4, 2020 12:00 PM by Visit Rochester
Theme of this year’s celebration honors the Spirit of Travel, recognizing strength and resiliency of travel and tourism industry Visit Rochester is recognizing National Travel & Tourism Week
Visit Rochester Releases “Rochester Rising” Message to Greater Rochester Community
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 3:00 PM by Visit Rochester
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Visit Rochester is sharing a message of hope and resilience with the Greater Rochester community under the theme of “Rochester Rising.” Visit Rochester today
The best and brightest high school students will visit Rochester this week as more than 2,300 attendees of the New York State Distributive Education Clubs of America’s (DECA) Annual State Career
After 41 years, Gregory P. Marshall, Senior Vice President and Director of Marketing, has stepped away from his role at Visit Rochester, the official tourism promotion agency for Monroe County.
Visit Rochester is pleased to announce that Amber Brewer has joined the organization as Event Service Specialist. When a convention, conference or competition decides to hold a future event in
Visit Rochester President & CEO Receives Industry and Career Achievement Awards
Friday, November 1, 2019 1:00 PM by Rachel Laber
Photo credit: James Montanus Visit Rochester is pleased to announce that Don Jeffries, the organization’s President & CEO, has been recognized with two significant industry and career achievement