Partner With Us in Marketing this Great Destination!
The mission of Experience Grand Rapids is to strengthen the region’s economic vitality and quality of life by marketing Grand Rapids/Kent County as a preferred visitor destination.
Our mission transcends tourism. When tourism is thriving, local businesses thrive too. Love Grand Rapids and want to help us in our mission to drive visitors here? We invite you to partner with us!
Partnership with Experience Grand Rapids is available to area businesses who align with our mission and are subject to organizational approval.
Gold Partnership: $250 annually
If your organization fits the mission of Experience GrandRapids, we want to partner with you!
Included in a Gold Partnership:
- Your business included on our website www.ExperienceGR.com (sees over 5,000 clicks daily). Includes unlimited photos, connection to your social media channels, and a description of your business.
- Opportunity to promote your local events on our online calendar of events
- Access to bi-monthly Partner Bulletin where we include business boosting tricks, and invite you to share your business stories with us so that we can better market your organization
- Access to our PartnerNet, where you can update your website listings and information at any time
- Access to our Convention Calendar where you can view which groups are coming to Grand Rapids.
Platinum Partnerships - Individual Hotel Pricing
For our hotel partners, we have a special partnership opportunity- the Platinum Partnership.
Pricing is # of rooms x $1.50 annually ($250 minimum)
Includes all of the benefits of a Gold Partnership plus:
- Convention room sales leads
- Complimentary copies of Visitor Guides and Maps
- Attraction Admission Pass Program for Front Line staff
- Participation in Hotel Forum
- Opportunity to participate in Experience Grand Rapids marketing programs
- Participation in Team Grand Rapids meetings
Meeting Marketing Add On: $150 additional annually
Do you have a space for people to meet in? Join us in a Meeting Marketing Partnership and we can help to fill that space.
- Meeting facility description, specs, and layout included in the Meeting Facility area of our website. This area is utilized by meeting planners searching for a space to meet in Grand Rapids.
- Convention facility sales leads from the EXGR Sales Team
Ready to become a partner?
Please complete the online application form here. We offer an online payment option via PayPal for Gold and Meeting Add on Partners. Access the online payment page here. Platinum (hotel partners) payment can be arranged through Kate Herron.
Please contact Kate Herron, Director of Marketing at KHerron
@ExperienceGR.com or by phone at 616-233-3553 with questions.
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