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Explore Fairbanks

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Explore Fairbanks is a visitor or convention bureau based in Fairbanks, AK that was founded in 1977. As of 2019 they had $3.9 million in revenue and $2.3 million in assets.

The Fairbanks Convention and Visitors Bureau is a marketing organization. To contribute to the economic well-being of the Fairbanks area by marketing to potential visitors.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Fairbanks Convention And Visitors Bureau.

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Program areas at Explore Fairbanks

Promoting the Fairbanks region to tourists and businesses. Fcvb produces visitor guides, advertises Fairbanks as an attractive destination in various media forms, and helps to facilitate events. Fcvb brings conventions and group meetings to Fairbanks. Fcvb's mission is to contribute to the economic well being of the Fairbanks community by focusing its efforts on marketing Fairbanks to potential Visitors.

Form 990s for Explore Fairbanks

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Sep 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 11, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Sep 1, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Aug 3, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Explore Fairbanks

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,573,227
Program services$305,836
Investment income and dividends$977
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$29,500
Total revenues$3,909,540

Vendors for Explore Fairbanks

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Kohler Schmitt and Hutchison PCTax accounting2019-05-29

Personnel at Explore Fairbanks

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Deb HickokPresident and Chief Executive Officer$152,643Dec. 26, 2020
Dawn MurphyDirector of Finance and Administration-Dec. 26, 2020
███ ██████Director of Communications-Dec. 26, 2020
████ ██████Internet Marketing Manager-Dec. 26, 2020
█████ █████Public Relations Manager-Dec. 26, 2020
██ █████Tourism Senior Sales Manager-Dec. 26, 2020
██████ ████████Manager of Visitor Services and Partnership Development-Dec. 26, 2020
████ █████Chair / Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████████Past Chair$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ██████Chair / Board Member$0Dec. 31, 2018
...and six more key personnel

Peer convention centers and visitor bureaus

1Visit Anchorage501(c)(6)$9.5 millionAnchorage, AK
2Juneau Convention and Visitors Bureau (JCVB)501(c)(6)$1.4 millionJuneau, AK
3Ketchikan Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$1.0 millionKetchikan, AK
4Visit Hamilton County Indiana501(c)(6)$5.6 millionCarmel, IN
5The Daytonmontgomery County Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$2.2 millionDayton, OH
6FresnoClovis Convention & Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$1.9 millionFresno, CA
7Visit Bend Oregon501(c)(6)$3.3 millionBend, OR
8Roswell Economic Development and Tourism501(c)(6)$1.5 millionRoswell, GA
9Cobb Travel & Tourism501(c)(6)$2.2 millionAtlanta, GA
10Visit Hershey and Harrisburg (HHRVB)501(c)(6)$4.4 millionHarrisburg, PA
11Tri-Cities Visitor & Convention Bureau501(c)(6)$2.6 millionTri Cities, WA
12Williamson County Convention and Visitors Bureau (WCCVB)501(c)(6)$2.4 millionFranklin, TN
13Kalamazoo County Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$2.1 millionKalamazoo, MI
14Visit Rapid City501(c)(6)$2.7 millionRapid City, SD
15Alpharetta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB)501(c)(6)$3.9 millionAlpharetta, GA
16Visit Albuquerque501(c)(6)$6.5 millionAlbuquerque, NM
17Visit Santa Barbara501(c)(6)$5.5 millionSanta Barbara, CA
18Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$6.1 millionDes Moines, IA
19Visit Fort Wayne501(c)(6)$2.2 millionFort Wayne, IN
20Rochester Minnesota Convention & Visitors Bureau (RCVB)501(c)(6)$2.9 millionRochester, MN
21Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CCCVB)501(c)(6)$5.7 millionConcord, NC
22La Crosse Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (LACVB)501(c)(6)$1.6 millionLa Crosse, WI
23Snohomish County Tourism Bureau501(c)(6)$1.2 millionSnohomish, WA
24Visit Temecula Valley501(c)(6)$2.1 millionTemecula, CA
25Greater Grand Forks Convention & Visitors Bureau (GGFCVB)501(c)(6)$1.1 millionGrand Forks, ND