October 16th, 2016

Chargers: ‘Tourists Pay — We Benefit’

Key Theme of Pro ‘C’ Campaign Centers on Who Pays

In the waning weeks of the campaign season, the central theme of Measure C (Chargers’ stadium initiative) proponents is the argument that San Diegans will benefit from passage of the measure as it is hotel-bound visitors to San Diego who will foot the bill for


August 28th, 2016

ICYMI: The Week In Headlines

Lots of News on the Stadium Front

Mayor Kevin Faulconer

This past week provided a great deal of fodder on the Chargers’ stadium quest, with opposing sides of two November stadium measures sharpening their arguments and message points aimed at voters in the city of San Diego.

Perhaps the biggest news anticipated in the


May 4th, 2014

Visitor Industry Celebrates Travel & Tourism Week, May 3-11, 2014

Tourism Provides Powerful Boost To Local and National Economies.

This week marks the annual salute to travel and tourism in America, highlighting the many benefits the industry brings to the nation’s economy and quality of life. The travel and tourism sector is America’s biggest services export industry and one of the country’s largest employers.



March 29th, 2014

OPINION – What a Difference a Year Makes

After a Difficult 2013, San Diego’s Visitor Industry Moves Forward.

Last year’s annual meeting of the San Diego Tourism Authority (SDTA) was anything but a cause for celebration, coming in the midst of a senseless and undeserved declaration of war on the organization and San Diego’s lodging sector by the city’s then mayor Bob Filner.