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Memphis Tourism Corporation

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

Memphis Tourism Corporation is a visitor or convention bureau based in Memphis, TN that was founded in 1978. As of 2018 they had $16 million in revenue and $32 million in assets.

The official destination marketing organization dedicated to actively grow the memphis and shelby county economy by attracting visitors, conventions and events. To promote memphis as a convention and tourism destination, assist organizations involved ...

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

EIN:
62-1025301
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State:
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Founded:
1978
Type:
501(c)(6)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$16,149,071
Assets:
$32,756,532
Employees:
57
Fiscal year end:
June
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Memphis Tourism Corporation

Convention sales - promote memphis to various segments of meeting and convention markets, amateur sports markets and tour and travel markets to attract groups, meetings and events to the city.

Visitor information centers - provide hospitable facilities with staff that offers friendly service and accurate information which encourages visitors to consider memphis a desirable travel destination and increase the length of stay in memphis and shelby county.

Destination marketing - promote memphis as a tourist destination by generating media coverage, advertising memphis worldwide and producing map and tourist guides.

Form 990s for Memphis Tourism Corporation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Sep 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 20, 2017990OView PDF
2015-06Aug 5, 2016990OView PDF
2014-06Mar 3, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Memphis Tourism Corporation

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$15,596,951
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$86,321
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$27,106
Miscellaneous revenues$438,693
Total revenues$16,149,071

Vendors for Memphis Tourism Corporation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2019-10-01
██████ ███Software2019-10-01
████████ ████ ███ █████████ ███Tax accounting2019-08-30
██████████Media Programs$130,5002018-06-01
████ █████████ ███ ██████████Advertising$242,4012018-06-01
███████ ██████████ ███Advertising$318,3502018-06-01
█████ █████ █████ ████Digital and Print Advertising$3,571,3702018-06-01
███████ ████ ███████████Audio Visual Service$134,2252018-06-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Memphis Tourism Corporation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Linda SawyerChief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer$223,951June 20, 2019
Regena BeardenChief Marketing Officer$202,871Jan. 10, 2019
█████ ████Vice President Public Relations-May 21, 2020
███████ █████Vice President Sales and Services$250,197June 30, 2018
█████ █████████Managing Director , Memphis European Sales Office-May 21, 2020
██████ ██████Executive Director , Memphis Sports Council / Executive Director - Sports$100,252May 21, 2020
██████ ██████Director of Public Relations / Public Relations Manager-May 21, 2020
███████ ██████Director of National Accounts-May 21, 2020
█████ ██████Director of National Accounts - Northeast / Director of National Accounts Northeast-May 21, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Visitor Services-June 20, 2019
...and 25 more key personnel

Peer convention centers and visitor bureaus

 NameTypeRevenueLocation
1Nashville Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$33 millionNashville, TN
2Destination Ann Arbor501(c)(6)$6.9 millionAnn Arbor, MI
3Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$14 millionScottsdale, AZ
4Visit Albuquerque501(c)(6)$6.4 millionAlbuquerque, NM
5VisitNorfolk501(c)(6)$4.9 millionNorfolk, VA
6Gwinnett Convention and Visitors Bureau (GCVB)501(c)(6)$22 millionDuluth, GA
7Visit Spokane501(c)(6)$4.8 millionSpokane, WA
8Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CCCVB)501(c)(6)$5.7 millionConcord, NC
9Visit Santa Barbara501(c)(6)$5.5 millionSanta Barbara, CA
10Visit Hershey and Harrisburg (HHRVB)501(c)(6)$4.4 millionHarrisburg, PA
11Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$6.1 millionDes Moines, IA
12Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$33 millionAtlanta, GA
13Visit Hamilton County Indiana501(c)(6)$5.0 millionCarmel, IN
14Visit Tampa Bay501(c)(6)$15 millionTampa, FL
15Visit Salt Lake501(c)(6)$15 millionSalt Lake City, UT
16Akron / Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau (ASCVB)501(c)(6)$7.2 millionAkron, OH
17VisitGreenvilleSC501(c)(6)$9.2 millionGreenville, SC
18Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$7.2 millionMonterey, CA
19Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau (DMCVB)501(c)(6)$19 millionDetroit, MI
20Visit KC501(c)(6)$13 millionKansas City, MO
21San Francisco Travel Association501(c)(6)$32 millionSan Francisco, CA
22Discover The Palm Beaches501(c)(6)$16 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
23Discover Lancaster501(c)(6)$4.3 millionLancaster, PA
24Visit Denver501(c)(6)$39 millionDenver, CO
25Visit Anchorage501(c)(6)$9.5 millionAnchorage, AK