- Destination Marketing Organisation
= General =
A entity or company which is promoting a
tourist destinationin order to increase the amount of visitors to this destination.
* USADMO's are represented in the United States by Convention and Visitor Bureaus(CVB's) which are paid by bed taxes or just from their members. Almost every bigger city or county has its own CVB. Also every state has its own CVB
German Convention Bureau(GCB) represents the interests of the German convention industry. The GCB markets Germany as a destination for conventions, meetings, events and incentives both on a national and international level, and is the place to contact for anybody planning an event in Germany.
* Puerto RicoThe
Puerto Rico Convention Bureau(PRCB) is a non-profit organization that markets Puerto Rico as a meetings and conventions destination. The PRCB’s team of dedicated and attentive bureau professionals is available with all the resources necessary to ensure the success of your group visit to the Island of Enchantment.
Korea Tourism Organization(KTO) is a statutory organization of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and is commissioned to promote the country's tourism industry.
[http://www.iacvb.org/page.asp?pid=21 Definition on iacvb.org]
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