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Summer activities wrap-up

TravelNevada and partners promote the state abroad and at home Sales missions, in-market media trips and new advertising creative filled TravelNevada’s calendar for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019. Below is a look at some recent activities to promote Nevada as a tourism destination, and how to get involved. Working with Brand USA and […]

TravelNevada hires new rural programs manager, promotes sales manager

CARSON CITY, Nevada — The Nevada Division of Tourism (TravelNevada) has hired Shari Bombard as its rural programs manager, and promoted Yennifer Diaz to international market manager. Bombard comes to the position from Tonopah, where she was the tourism and events coordinator, beginning in 2016. In that role, she directed and coordinated Tonopah’s tourism efforts, […]

Join a great team!

TravelNevada is looking for a public relations specialist The Nevada Division of Tourism (TravelNevada) is hiring a public relations specialist. This full-time, unclassified exempt position works with a team to support stakeholder engagement, international media relations, and social media. Get the details here.  

Get in the 2019 TravelNevada Visitors Guide!

New content, features planned User-generated content, augmented reality features and an expanded print run are planned for the 2019 TravelNevada Visitors Guide. The guide will retain the road trip itineraries that cover Nevada’s rural and urban communities, supported by user-generated stories and photos from Nevada travelers. Augmented reality technology similar to that used on the […]

TravelNevada unveils Discover Your Nevada social media campaign

  TravelNevada unveils Discover Your Nevada social media campaign TravelNevada’s Discover Your Nevada campaign encourages Nevada families to take part in Nevada road trips to discover parts of the state to which they haven’t been. The social media component of Discover Your Nevada is ramping up, with one of TravelNevada’s 10 signature road trips featured […]

TravelNevada spring 2018 wrap-up

  TravelNevada spring 2018 wrap-up TravelNevada and its partners were busy this spring with media and sales missions, familiarization tours, media projects, and shows, including IPW 2018, May 19-23 in Denver. There, at the U.S. Travel Association-sponsored show, TravelNevada unveiled its new IPW trade show booth. The new setup is designed to incorporate partner tables […]

Kari Frilot remembered as dedicated, innovative tourism professional

Kari Frilot remembered as dedicated, innovative tourism professional With great fondness and sadness, we at TravelNevada remember our colleague Kari Frilot. “The hospitality industry and the Nevada Division of Tourism lost a true tourism advocate and dear friend on June 1, when our own Kari Frilot, rural programs manager, passed away unexpectedly,” David Peterson, interim […]

TravelNevada and Nevada Magazine release new guides

  TravelNevada and Nevada Magazine release new guides TravelNevada in June released its first-ever arts, culture, and heritage guide designed specifically with cultural travelers in mind. The 79-page book spotlights characters, events and places to entice cultural/heritage travelers to explore the state. The cover features Paiute elder Ralph Burns dancing near the Virginia Mountains and […]

Carson City eighth-grader wins Discover Your Nevada essay contest

TravelNevada’s ‘Discover Your Nevada’ effort encourages all Nevadans to visit within the state RENO, Nevada — Nadia Hill, an eighth-grade student at Eagle Valley Middle School in Carson City, has won the 2018 Discover Your Nevada essay contest, Nevada State Superintendent Steve Canavero announced today. The statewide contest, now in its second year, is organized […]