Kansas City Kansas Convention & Visitors Bureau receives
Travel Industry Association of Kansas Marketing Awards

Kansas City, KS - The Kansas City Kansas Convention & Visitors Bureau (KCK CVB) received three marketing awards from the Travel Industry Association of Kansas (TIAK) at the 2019 Kansas Tourism Conference held in Mulvane, KS on October 21-23, 2019.  The KCK CVB won awards in the following categories:

  • First PlaceOnline Marketing for the redesign of their blog homepage: www.VisitKansasCityKS.com/blog.  The redesigned blog homepage is a part of the Kansas City Kansas Convention & Visitor’s Bureau site, the official trusted source for Kansas City, KS travel information.  The blog homepage was designed to be inviting, engaging and inspire visitors to travel to Kansas City, KS.
  • First PlaceVisitors Guide, outsourced category.  The 2019 Kansas City, KS Visitors Guide is an engaging, magazine style guide highlighting all there is to do and see in the city.  125,000 copies are printed and distributed by mail, at visitor centers, attractions and hotels.
  • First PlacePrint Marketing for the 2019 Kansas City, KS Media Kit.  The Media kit is designed to give the press and travel journalists a snapshot of Kansas City, KS.   It includes historical information, facts about the city, and provides potential story ideas.    

The TIAK Marketing Awards Program was created to recognize organizations that have made an impact on the development and expansion of the travel and tourism industry in Kansas.  The Kansas Tourism Conference is a partnership between TIAK and KDWPT.  The three-day conference drew approximately 150 attendees, and provided tourism professionals a variety of educational seminars, workshops and networking opportunities with peers, vendors and industry experts.  The Travel Industry Association of Kansas is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and development of travel and tourism in Kansas.

About Kansas City Kansas Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Kansas City Kansas Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc. is an independent, not-for-profit organization that promotes Kansas City, KS as a visitor destination. Our mission is to market Kansas City, KS to regional, national and international visitors to favorably impact the Kansas City, KS economy through tourism.