Discover Long Island is the region’s official and only accredited destination marketing organization, charged with furthering Long Island’s thriving $6.3 billion in visitor economy, for more than 40 years. As a private, not-for-profit 501(c)6, our organization works to ensure Long Island’s coveted quality of life, flourishing industries, and dynamic destination assets are promoted on a global level, supporting economic activity and development, and benefiting residents and businesses throughout the region.
With an in-house team of masters in video production, journalism, graphic design, and social media – specializing in hospitality & tourism industries – we produce award-winning content and campaigns designed to attract visitors to our destination and area businesses. Named “Best Social Media” in the nation by leading industry authority: US Travel Association, our 10 prolific social media channels, the YouTube series Long Island TV and the Long Island Tea podcast have earned an audience of 10 million.
In addition, to further drive overnight visitors to our region, we employ an experienced event sales team that is dedicated to luring lucrative meetings and events to Long Island hotels generating more than $20 million of economic activity annually.
Kristen Reynolds, President and CEO, Discover Long Island