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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Tervis - Logo
201 Triple Diamond Blvd.
928 S Tamiami Trl, Osprey, FL 34229 319 John Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236
Venice, FL 34275

Did you know Tervis was made here in Florida? They even have two local locations where you can find thousands of designs...

Downtown Venice
101 W. Venice Ave.
Suite 23
Venice, FL 34285

Beautiful, historic downtown Venice dates back to the 1920s and captures the charm of old Florida, with its moss-covered oaks and swaying palms...

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8100 Lakewood Ranch Main St
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Main Street at Lakewood Ranch is an outdoor venue that offers stylish boutiques and international restaurants, the Lakewood Ranch Cinemas and the...

La Blanca Swim 2019 - LA BLANCA ONE PIECE MOMENT OF ZEN CROSS-BACK MIO
50 N. Tamiami Trl.
Sarasota, FL 34236

Swim City offers the best selection of designer swimwear, resort wear & beach accessories in Florida. Established in 1968 and known for...

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12 S Palm Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236
We are a full-service bookstore in the heart of Sarasota's arts, entertainment and restaurant district. We offer books and gift items for...

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