Interested in a Partnership?

Learn more about becoming a valued Visit Sarasota County Partner

Join Our Tourism Marketing Family

Tourism is a multibillion-dollar industry in Sarasota County—and growing. We welcome Sarasota area businesses looking to partner with us to continue strengthening our destination and the quality of life we all enjoy. Our mission is to make Sarasota the must visit destination on the Gulf Coast.

Who We Are

VSC is the official destination marketing organization for the Sarasota County region, presenting our community as the ideal location for  leisure visits, meetings, reunions, wedding and sporting events.  We provide targeted exposure with regional, national and global audiences, direct sales opportunities, visitor experience opportunities, free educational events and extensive social media endeavors  that feature our partners.

Tourism Matters in Sarasota County: The Regions #1 Economic Impact

Over 2.7 million visitors enjoyed our region in 2019 and the economic impact from visitors to Sarasota County was more than $2.9 billion! Our partners-first philosophy means that over 400 businesses are first in line to welcome those visitors and deliver a destination experience.  Collectively, our tourism efforts mean new money is spent in our community which supports jobs, lowers taxes and improves amenities in our area.

Contact

Kelly Defebo
Director of Sales
[email protected] 
Office: 941.955.0991 ext 106

Our Current Valued Partners

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220 Sands Point Rd
Longboat Key, FL 34228-4010

Luxury four-diamond beachfront resort. 226 luxury suite accommodations, five restaurants and lounges, 45-holes of championship golf, award-winning Tennis Gardens, 291 deep-water slip marina, spa...

Pool - Relax at our beachfront pool
4711 Gulf of Mexico Dr
Longboat Key, FL 34228

Enjoy contemporary cool on Longboat Key at the new Zota Beach Resort, located on the Gulf of Mexico. Longboat's newest luxury beach resort...

Beach Castle Resort - Exterior
5310 Gulf Of Mexico Dr.
Longboat Key, FL 34228

Between the azure blue of the Southwest Florida skies, and the turquoise Gulf of Mexico waters sits Beach Castle Resort on Longboat...

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2509 Gulf of Mexico Dr
Longboat Key, FL 34228

Veranda Beach Club on Longboat Key is all about the simple pleasures of a Florida vacation– Swimming, sunbathing on chaise lounges under...

Sunset at Casa
4621 Gulf Of Mexico Dr
Longboat Key, FL 34228

Casa del Mar is located in Longboat Key, nestled right on the Gulf of Mexico. There is a large Gulf front swimming...

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2605 Gulf Of Mexico Dr.
Longboat Key, FL 34228-3106

Fully-furnished timeshare condominium on the Gulf of Mexico. Hot tub and pool. Laundry facilities on-site. Weekly maid service included.

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