VISIT Milwaukee is a community asset that enhances the prosperity and public image of Milwaukee as a tourist destination by developing strategic partnerships, driving economic impact, and delivering indispensable expertise to the hospitality industry and municipalities.
The Greater Milwaukee Convention and Visitors Bureau, D.B.A. VISIT Milwaukee, is a private, non-profit corporation formed in 1967. As the main destination marketing organization (DMO) for the greater Milwaukee area, our primary goal is representing and promoting Greater Milwaukee as a premier destination for major conventions, corporate meetings, group tours, and business and leisure travelers. Our goal of increasing visitor and meeting generated revenue is achieved through sophisticated and integrated sales, services, marketing, and public relations programs geared to local, regional, national and international target markets. Through this process, VISIT Milwaukee is able to reach new and existing markets to increase visitors and economic impact to Greater Milwaukee.
VISIT Milwaukee has an immediate opening for a Leisure Communications Manager with demonstrated public relations, media, writing, and copywriting experience and a proven track record of success in executing communications strategies.
The leisure communications manager oversees and manages key projects for communications and public relations initiatives and is responsible for managing all proactive and reactive leisure media relations for the company. Role oversees planning and execution of travel media press trips and events, creation and oversight of annual communications and project calendar for leisure and tourism initiatives, and working across departments on copywriting initiatives, while ensuring consistency and brand adherence of all internal and external VISIT Milwaukee communications efforts.