About Destinations International

Empowering our members so their destinations excel

Destinations International is about serving destination marketing professionals first and foremost. Together with our members and partners, Destinations International represents a powerful forward-thinking, collaborative association; exchanging bold ideas, connecting innovative people, and elevating tourism to its highest potential.

What Drives Us

Our members are essential to the success of destinations worldwide.
We empower our members so that their destinations excel.
We inform, connect, inspire and educate our members to drive destination economic impact, job creation, community sustainability and quality of life through travel.

Four Cornerstones of Destinations International

Destinations International fosters a strong, global community of professionals and promotes the exchange of information, knowledge and best practices.
Destinations International uses our collective voice to elevate and advance the mission, goals and efforts of destination organizations.
Destinations International adds to the existing base of industry knowledge, deepens our understanding of issues, introduces new ideas and serves as a community-wide platform to pose and answer questions.
Destinations International is our industry's primary source of professional development for both individuals and organizations.

Strategic Goals

The following strategic goals direct all Destinations International initiatives​: 

Industry Advocacy Leadership 

Become the recognized advocate for the destination marketing industry

International Impact

Expand international footprint to grow membership, non-dues revenue and global impact

Strategic Partnerships

Transform partnership business model to create beneficial solutions for destination organizations and partners 

Next Generation Professional Development

Become the premier source for destination marketing and management education and professional development

Diversity and Inclusion

Lead and engage diversity initiatives and opportunities within the destination marketing and management industry.

Destinations International Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Destinations International
2025 M Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, D.C. 20036 USA

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General Information Email: 
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