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Tag: Official Florida Welcome Centers


VISIT FLORIDA Shares Enhanced 2016 Hurricane Season Plan

May 25th, 2016 — 1:03pm

As we approach the start of the 2016 Hurricane Season, I wanted to share the resources and action steps VISIT FLORIDA has developed to ensure Florida’s visitors have access to real-time, hyper-local information.  It is our hope that these efforts will allow our visitors to make the most informed travel-planning decisions possible in preparation for a potential weather threat that might impact the state. Continue reading »


Meredith DaSilva
Vice President, Executive Operations and Administration
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2016 VISIT FLORIDA Magazine & Transportation Map Now Available

January 11th, 2016 — 2:58pm

2016 VF Magazine coverI am pleased to announce that the 2016 VISIT FLORIDA Magazine and Official Florida Transportation Map are now available at the Official Florida Welcome Centers.  The magazine serves as VISIT FLORIDA’s premier travel planning publication providing information on destinations throughout the state, attractions, accommodations, shopping and dining, and informative articles and images to inspire our visitors. Continue reading »


David Dodd
Vice President, Visitor Services

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VISIT FLORIDA Welcome Center Staff Immerse Themselves in Pensacola

June 5th, 2015 — 2:51pm

Recently, thirteen VISIT FLORIDA Visitor Services staff members from the five Official Florida Welcome Centers and the Tallahassee corporate office were invited to participate in a familiarization (FAM) tour of the Pensacola area.  These semi-annual tours allow Welcome Center staff to visit regions of the state so that they can relate first-hand knowledge to newly arrived Florida visitors.  As part of the five-day event, staff experienced many of the wonderful attractions, accommodations and restaurants in the Pensacola area courtesy of our Partners at Visit Pensacola. Continue reading »


Annette Larson
Visitor Services Coordinator

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VISIT FLORIDA’s Information Specialists Are Certified to Serve

March 24th, 2015 — 2:44pm

VISIT FLORIDA manages the state’s five Official Florida Welcome Centers located at I-10, I-95, I-75, U.S. 231 and the Florida Capitol.  In addition to promoting Florida tourism businesses, the Welcome Center staff offer detailed travel planning advice and information to more than 2.5 million drive visitors each year.  To ensure that advice reflects the latest tourism offerings, our employees are trained, tested and certified to serve. Continue reading »


David Dodd
Vice President, Visitor Services

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VISIT FLORIDA Welcomes Fans to the Sunshine State for Spring Training

March 19th, 2015 — 2:53pm

March is the month for Spring Training in Florida.  In collaboration with the Florida Grapefruit League, VISIT FLORIDA is promoting Spring Training through our Official Florida Welcome Centers and content on VISITFLORIDA.com. Continue reading »


David Dodd
Vice President, Visitor Services

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