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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14475 SR 70 East Lorraine Rd
Lakewood Ranch, FL 342O2

Downtown Sarasota's original and only humble BBQ joint smokes fresh every day to serve up Pulled Pork, Texas-style Brisket, Ribs, Chicken, Sausage,...

San Marco Plaza - Wellness Spa Location, Suite 221
8209 Natures Way
Ste 221
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Four Pillars Wellness Spa offers luxurious facials and med spa treatments, massage therapy, energy & sound sessions. Come nurture your mind, body...

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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...

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