San Diego Tourism Authority
THE SAN DIEGO TOURISM AUTHORITY'S MISSION IS TO DRIVE VISITOR DEMAND TO ECONOMICALLY BENEFIT THE SAN DIEGO REGION.
The San Diego Tourism Authority's mission is to drive visitor demand to economically benefit the San Diego region. Tourism is the second largest segment of San Diego's economy and employs approximately 184,000 people. It is vitally important to the economic health of the region. See Why Travel Matters to all San Diegans.
The San Diego Tourism Authority is a private, non-profit, mutual benefit corporation composed of approximately 1,000 member organizations, businesses, local governments, and individuals seeking a better community through the visitor industry. San Diego Tourism Authority members include tourism-related entities in such categories as lodging, dining, arts, attractions, shopping, and transportation, among others, as well as other companies indirectly involved in tourism.
The San Diego Tourism Authority has been an intergal partner and supporter of the anoc World Beach Games taking place in 2019.
From the very first phase of the bid process, San Diego Tourism Authority stood side by side with SDEF to ensure a San Diego win. From financial support to ressource allocation, the San Diego Tourism Board and its team continue to support the efforts that make San Diego, America's Finest City.