Experience Scottsdale continues to define pinnacle of tourism industry

With a humble demeanor, a frank diction of facts and an eloquent delivery, Experience Scottsdale President and CEO Rachel Sacco Thursday, Sept. [...] Continue Reading →

Q&A: positive economic development, tourism growth to continue in Scottsdale

The Scottsdale Independent reached out to Experience Scottsdale President and CEO Rachel Sacco to better understand why the Scottsdale [...] Continue Reading →

Experience Scottsdale rolls out ‘It’s That Hot’ to campaign for summer tourism

Summer in Scottsdale is hot. And when the mercury rises, visitors willing to brave the heat win. That’s how Experience Scottsdale is promoting [...] Continue Reading →

Grupp: Experience Scottsdale promotes new international flight service

Although international tourism is in flux due to geopolitical tensions and the continuing strength of the U.S. dollar, international travelers [...] Continue Reading →

Sacco: Experience Scottsdale efforts help to embolden Old Town moniker

Say goodbye to “downtown Scottsdale” and say hello to “Old Town Scottsdale.” This month, the city of Scottsdale officially launched its new [...] Continue Reading →

Sacco: on the road with Absolutely Scottsdale marketing campaign

This month, should you find yourself in New York City or Chicago, you may come across some familiar sights, from the rooftop pool of the W [...] Continue Reading →

Sacco: Experience Scottsdale continues pursuit of the Canadian tourist

Last year, nearly 880,000 Canadians flocked to Arizona, despite the rising costs associated with traveling to the U.S. By promoting new flights [...] Continue Reading →

Schenkat: Scottsdale destination marketing formula misses the mark

Scottsdale’s largest industry is tourism and back in 2010 the citizens voted to approve Prop. 200 to impose a bed tax of 5 percent on [...] Continue Reading →

Experience Scottsdale launches Los Angeles advertising takeover

‘Tis the season for holiday shopping. Between all the hubbub of mall traffic and store discounts, holiday-anxious Angelinos will come across [...] Continue Reading →

Experience Scottsdale delivers annual address, lauds municipal projects

Local executives, elected leaders and tourism connoisseurs gathered at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch Monday, Oct. [...] Continue Reading →