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KC Chooses aRes as New Online Booking Engine
The Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association (VisitKC) is excited to announce a new partnership with aRes Travel. aRes will replace BookDirect as the online booking engine on VisitKC.com in March 2013.
A few of the features and benefits include:
- GDS Integration
- Extranet management for non-GDS properties and exclusive VisitKC hotel deals
- Deals, special offers and packaging capabilities
- Dedicated account managers staffed around the clock
aRes currently works with Los Angeles, San Francisco, Baltimore, Washington D.C., St. Louis and more.
Congratulations to our 2012 Visitor Favorites
The votes are in, and our visitors selected their winners. With over 4,000 votes cast in 2012, the Visitors' Choice Awards experienced the biggest participation in its history.
If your business was a winner we invite you to view our marketing toolkit for downloadable graphics.
To assist visitors and locals as they explore KC, the Kansas City CVA has launched a brand new mobile app. The app is FREE and available now in the iTunes Store, with an Android version coming soon.
Visit KC: The Official Guide to Kansas City features everything visitors and locals love about VisitKC.com, now in the palm of their hands. Browse events, coupons, maps and more, plus access local information and reviews from the CVA’s 2,200 member businesses.
The idea is simple, but the approach is definitely something new.
Kansas City Has A New Look...
And so do we.
The Kansas City CVA has unveiled a new brand and visual identity that reflects the world-class destination KC has become. Join us as we ignite global passion for visiting Kansas City.
SPARK YOUR CREATIVITY
and become a brand ambassador today.
KC rebrands industry-leading mobile website
The Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association (KCCVA) has rebranded the mobile version of its website. The mobile site features events, special offers and information on all the necessary tools for planning a trip to Kansas City. The mobile site is compatible with most Smartphones, including Android, Blackberry, iPhone, Palm and Windows Mobile.
You can access the site at m.VisitKC.com on your mobile device.
Find out more about the mobile website.
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Kansas City's convention and tourism industry generates more than $3.1 billion each year to the local economy. Learn how membership can benefit your business.
For more information regarding CVA membership and dues, please e-mail Karen Myer.