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San Francisco Tourism Improvement District (SF TID)

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

SF TID is a visitor or convention bureau based in San Francisco, CA that was founded in 2009. As of 2018 they had $54 million in revenue and $38 million in assets.

The San Francisco Tourism Improvement District Management Corporation, ensures that the funds are used to benefit the assessed businesses by allocating them to San Francisco Travel programs.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: San Francisco Tourism Improvement District Management Corporation.

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Program areas at SF TID

Convention and meeting sales - during fy 2017-18, there were 1,400 meetings held in San Francisco, $9.2 billion in direct spending, 1,722,127 million room nights booked, sales mission to Washington dc and chicago reaching over 240 meeting planners and attended over 50 trade shows and events including meeting professional international, professional convention Management association and international promotion - during fy 2017-18, the visitor information center had 600,000 visitors per year, website had 3.7 million visitors, various web publications attracted millions of impressions and sf travel produced various publications.tourism sales and marketing - during fy 2017-18, there were 13.7 million international visitors to San Francisco, partnered with sfo on new air service, hosted over 1,250 travel professionals, attended 15 international and domestic trade shows, hosted 900+ journalists and obtained wide media coverage.

Moscone expansion - the med continued to fund the architectural design and execution of construction of the moscone expansion and renovation project.completion of phase 2 construction in september 2017, over $2.4 million utilized in providing convention customers with rental incentives to attract conventions to San Francisco; the final phase of the project is on track to be completed in december 2018.

Form 990s for SF TID

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jul 27, 2018990OView PDF
2016-06Jun 7, 2017990OView PDF
2015-06Jun 16, 2016990OView PDF
2014-06Jun 10, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for SF TID

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$54,545,493
Investment income and dividends$209,893
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$0
Total revenues$54,755,386

Vendors for SF TID

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-09-05
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-05
█████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2019-06-13
██████ ████████████ ██Construction$31,360,3292018-06-01
██████████████ ███ ███████ ███Architectural$3,230,2622018-06-01
███████ ██████Furniture Fixtures and Equipment Service$4,246,4302018-06-01
██████████ ████████ ███Inspection$742,0392018-06-01
███ ████ ████████Project Management Services$367,5792018-06-01

Personnel at SF TID

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Joe D' AllessandroPresident , Chief Executive Officer$0June 30, 2018
Paul FrentsosChief Operating Officer$0June 30, 2018
████ ██Chief Financial Officer$0June 13, 2019
█████ ███████Chair$0June 30, 2018
████ ████Secretary and Treasurer$0June 30, 2018

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3Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB)501(c)(6)$18 millionPhiladelphia, PA
4Nassau-Paradise Island Promotion Board501(c)(6)$25 millionPlantation, FL
5Destination DC501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
6New Orleans and Company501(c)(6)$37 millionNew Orleans, LA
7Los Angeles Tourism and Convention Board501(c)(6)$27 millionLos Angeles, CA
8San Francisco Travel Association501(c)(6)$32 millionSan Francisco, CA
9Visit California501(c)(6)$116 millionSacramento, CA
10San Diego Tourism Authority / San Diego Convention and Tourist Bureau501(c)(6)$42 millionSan Diego, CA
11Saint Paul Rivercentre Convention And Visitors Authority501(c)(6)$16 millionSt Paul, MN
12Visitdallas (DCVB)501(c)(6)$44 millionDallas, TX
13Dallas Tourism Public Improvement District (DTPID)501(c)(6)$16 millionDallas, TX
14Visit Orlando501(c)(6)$73 millionOrlando, FL
15Greater Phoenix Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$16 millionPhoenix, AZ
16Experience Columbus501(c)(6)$14 millionColumbus, OH
17Visit San Antonio501(c)(6)$25 millionSan Antonio, TX
18Las Vegas Events (LVE)501(c)(6)$27 millionLas Vegas, NV
19Visit Florida501(c)(6)$90 millionTallahassee, FL
20Nashville Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$33 millionNashville, TN
21Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$14 millionScottsdale, AZ
22Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau501(c)(6)$33 millionAtlanta, GA
23Memphis Tourism Corporation501(c)(6)$16 millionMemphis, TN
24Gwinnett Convention and Visitors Bureau (GCVB)501(c)(6)$24 millionDuluth, GA
25Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau (GMCVB)501(c)(6)$35 millionMiami, FL