Tourism Agencies


ALPINE HELEN/WHITE COUNTY CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
P.O. Box 730
Helen, GA 30545
706-878-2181 OR 800-858-8027
FAX 706-878-4032
Email: jbrown@helenga.org
Web: www.helenga.org
Jerry Brown, Executive Director

AMERICAN BUS ASSOCIATION
111 K St. NE, 9th Floor
Washington, DC 20002
202-842-1645
FAX 202-842-0850
Email: abainfo@buses.org
Web: www.buses.org
Peter Pantuso, CTIS, President & CEO
Email: ppantuso@buses.org

CITY OF LAREDO CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
501 San Agustin
Laredo, TX 78040
956-795-2200 x1713 OR 800-361-3360
FAX 956-795-2185
Email: jvazquez@ci.laredo.tx.us
Web: www.visitlaredo.com
Joel Vazquez, Sales Manager

COASTAL MISSISSIPPI 
2350 Beach Blvd. Suite A
Biloxi, MS 39531
228-280-3138
FAX 228-896-6788
Web: www.coastalmississippi.com
Zachary Holifield, Director of Leisure Business Development
Email: zachary@coastalmississippi.com
228-896-6699

COLUMBUS – LOWNDES CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU/COLUMBUS CULTURAL HERITAGE FOUNDATION
P.O. Box 789
Columbus, MS 39703
662-329-1191 or 800-327-2686
FAX 662-329-8969
Email: nancy@visitcolumbusms.org
Web: www.visitcolumbusms.org
Nancy Carpenter, CEO and Executive Director

DESOTO COUNTY TOURISM
4560 Venture Dr.
Southaven, MS 38671
662-393-8770
FAX 662-280-5927
Email: mdevine@visitdesotocounty.com
Web: www.visitdesotocounty.com
Margaret Devine, Director of Sales

EASTERN BAND CHEROKEE DESTINATION MARKETING
(See Attractions)

EXPLORE PINE BLUFF
615 S. Main Street
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 9047
Pine Bluff, AR 71611

870-534-2121
FAX 844-810-3744
Email: sstorie@explorepinebluff.com
Web: www.explorepinebluff.com
Sheri Storie, Director

HARKER HEIGHTS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE VISITORS CENTER
552 E. FM 2410, Suite B
Harker Heights, TX 76548
254-699-4999
Email: gina@hhchamber.com
Web: www.hhchamber.com
Gina Pence, President and CEO

JEFFERSON CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
1221 Elmwood Park, Suite 411
New Orleans, LA 70123
504-731-7083
FAX 504-731-7089
Email: charlene@visitjeffersonparish.com
Web: www.visitjeffersonparish.com
Charlene Hale, Sales Manager

JEKYLL ISLAND AUTHORITY
100 James Rd.
Jekyll Island, GA 31527
912-635-4157
Email: kudell@jekyllisland.com
Web: www.jekyllisland.com
Kevin Udell, Sr. Sales Manager

LOUISIANA NORTHSHORE/ST. TAMMANY PARISH CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
68099 Hwy. 59
Mandeville, LA 70471
800-634-9443
FAX 985-892-1441
Web: www.louisiananorthshore.com
Tanya Leader, Vice-President of Sales
Email: tanya@louisiananorthshore.com
Zondra Jones, Group Sales Manager
Email: zondra@louisiananorthshore.com

LOUISIANA TRAVEL ASSOCIATION
1165 S Foster Dr.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
225-408-4032 OR 225-505-5782
FAX 225-214-1319
Email: laine@louisianatravelassociation.org
Web: www.louisianatravelassociation.org
Laine Garner, Vice-President of Sales, Membership, Education Tour and Travel Manager

LOUISIANA’S CAJUN BAYOU TOURISM
4484 Highway 1
Raceland, LA 70394

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 340
Raceland, LA 70394

985-537-5800 OR 877-537-5800
FAX 985-537-5831
Email: cgray@lacajunbayou.com
Web: www.lacajunbayou.com
Cody A. Gray, TMP, President & CEO

LOUISIANA’S RIVER PARISHES
671 Belle Terre Blvd.
LaPlace, LA 70068
985-359-2783 
FAX 985-359-2595
Email: willma@lariverparishes.com
Web: www.lariverparishes.com
Willma Harvey, Director of Sales and Business Development

MID ATLANTIC TOURS & RECEPTIVE SERVICES
(See Tour Receptives)

RIDGELAND TOURISM COMMISSION
1000 Highland Colony Pkwy., Suite 6006
Ridgeland, MS 39157
601-605-5253
FAX 601-605-5248
Email: jdear@visitridgeland.com
Web: www.visitridgeland.com
Jana Dear, Group Sales Manager

SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CONVENTION & TOURIST BUREAU
629 Spring St.
Shreveport, LA 71101
318-222-9391 x104 OR 800-551-8682
FAX 318-222-0056
Email: etelsee@sbctb.org
Web: www.shreveport-bossier.org
Erica Telsee, TMP, Tourism Sales Manager

TUNICA CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
13625 Hwy 61 N.
Tunica Resorts, MS 38664
662-363-5144
Email: mcwebb@tunicatravel.com
Web: www.tunicatravel.com
Mary Catherine Webb, Sales Manager

TUPELO CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
399 E. Main Street
Tupelo, MS 38802

Mailing Address:
P.O. Drawer 47
Tupelo, MS 38802

662-841-6521
FAX: 662-841-6558
Email: jpannell@tupelo.net
Web: www.tupelo.net
Jan Pannell, Sales Manager
662-790-4768

UNITED MOTORCOACH ASSOCIATION
113 South West St., 4th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-838-2929 OR 800-424-8262
FAX 703-838-2950
Email: info@uma.org
Web: www.uma.org
Ken Presley, Vice President, Legislative and Regulatory Affairs & Industry Relations/COO
Email: kpresley@uma.org

VISIT BENTONVILLE
104 E Central
Bentonville, AR 72712
479-271-9153 
FAX 479-464-4298
Email: amanda@visitbentonville.org
Web: www.visitbentonville.com
Amanda Khanga, Director of Sales

VISIT JACKSON
3008 E. Pearl St.
Jackson, MS 39201

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1450
Jackson, MS 39215

601-960-1891 OR 800-354-7695
FAX 601-960-1827
Web: www.visitjackson.com
Sherri Ratliff, Group Tour/Reunions Manager
Email: sratliff@visitjackson.com
Shun Hatten, Director of Sales
Email: shatten@visitjackson.com

VISIT LUBBOCK, THE CVB
Wells Fargo Center
1500 Broadway, 6th Floor
Lubbock, TX 79401
806-747-5232 or 800-692-4035
FAX 806-747-1419
Email: tory@visitlubbock.org
Web: www.visitlubbock.org
Tory Davis, Sales

VISIT MERIDIAN TOURISM (LAUDERDALE COUNTY TOURISM)
2000 Front St., Suite A
Meridian, MS 39301
888-868-7720
Email: info@visitmeridian.com
Web: www.visitmeridian.com
Dede Mogollon, Executive Director
Email: dmogollon@lauderdalecounty.org
601-482-8001
Stephen Martin, Assistant Director
Email: smartin@lauderdalecounty.org

VISIT MISSISSIPPI
501 North West Street
Jackson, MS 39201

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 849
Jackson, MS 39205

601-359-3528 OR 866-SEE-MISS
FAX 601-359-5757
Email: kmatlock@mississippi.org
Web: www.visitmississippi.org
Karen Gates Matlock, CPM, TMP, Program Manager, Domestic Group Tour

WEST BATON ROUGE CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
2750 N Westport Dr.
Port Allen, LA 70767
225-344-2920 OR 800-654-9701
Emergency: 225-939-6711
FAX 225-344-2931
Email: kgautreau@wbrcvb.com
Web: www.westbatonrouge.net
Kathy Gautreau, TMP, Executive Director

WYTHEVILLE CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
975 Tazewell St.
Wytheville, VA 24382
276-223-3447 OR 866-892-3239
FAX 276-223-3446
Email: mjbabbitt@wytheville.org
Web: www.visitwytheville.com
Mary Jo Babbitt, Tourism Development Coordinator