Ways to Maximize Your Membership

Here are some key ways to maximize your membership with MCCVB.

Email Communications

Email is our primary way of communicating with members. Make sure you don't miss important updates by adding the seemonterey.com domain to safe senders list in your email system. Stay up to date by reading the monthly member newsletter and emails regarding upcoming opportunities.

Engage our Staff

Come tell us about your business during a Monday morning Meet-a-Member staff meeting. Drop by our Visitor Information Center to meet our frontline Visitor Information Specialists and provide them with brochures. We welcome any invitation to staff to come experience your business as a group or individually. Contact David@seemonterey.com for more information.

Attend Our Member Events

Attend a quarterly New Member Orientation to learn about the MCCVB and network with other members. Join us for the Quarterly Forums that include reports from our sales and marketing teams and an educational component. Attend the Annual Membership Luncheon to learn how the year finished out and learn of plans for the new year. Click here to see upcoming events.

" I am happy to say that being a member of the CVB provides me, and the company I represent, with many opportunities to meet and network with other business professionals in our community. The CVB folks are always very helpful and professional in facilitating these opportunities, which is an essential component to the success of any business or organization."
-Barbara Thomas, Princess Monterey Whale Watching

Update Your Listings

Enhance the visitor experience by periodically refreshing the content on your website listing. Add new photos, update amenities and post seasonal promotions to keep visitors engaged. Listings can be updated at any time through the Account Detail section on the Member Extranet. Also be sure to review your travel guide listings each fall when requests are sent out. Get started now!

Post to our Events Calendar

Upload your events to our Events Calendar, viewable on SeeMonterey.com and on the MCCVB's mobile site. Post an event here or contact Allyson@seemonterey.com for more information. 

Media Relations and Communications

Our Communications team works to garner thousands of stories in publications around the world, resulting in millions of dollars worth of reader impressions. Include them in your marketing outreach by adding jessica@seemonterey.com to your media database.

" One of the ways the CVB has helped market my businesses is by sending writers and journalists from major publications to my restaurants. I have received exposure nationwide and even worldwide through their efforts."
-Richard Pèpe, Owner, Carmel Bakery, Vesuvio Ristorante, Little Napoli Ristorante and Vino Napoli Wine Bar

Committee Involvement

Attend meetings for various committees tasked with aiding in sales and marketing initiatives for the destination. Learn more and download the meeting schedule here.

Follow our Social Channels

Connect with SeeMonterey on social media! Feel free to share your content with us on our Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/seemonterey or tweet @SeeMonterey. Don’t know what“#” means, have general questions about social media or would like to become a guest blogger? Contact Allyson@seemonterey.com.

Give Us Feedback

Contact us at any time with comments and feedback, or complete our member benefits survey here.

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