Panama City Beach Reports Boost in Tourism Up 6.5 Percent for July

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla (September 4, 2018)– Visit Panama City Beach and the Bay County Tourist Development Council announce collections for the month of July 2018 were up 6.5 percent compared to July 2017, and the destination is currently up 8.5 percent for the fiscal year, which began October 2017. “With kids out of school, families chose to escape to Panama City Beach for a summer getaway, many for their annual tradition and some for the very first time,” shared Visit Panama City Beach President and CEO Dan Rowe. “With plenty of sunshine…

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Panama City Beach Reports Boost in Tourism Up 10.4% for June

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla (August 7, 2018)– Visit Panama City Beach and the Bay County Tourist Development Council announce collections for the month of June 2018 were up 10.4 percent compared to June 2017, and the destination is currently up 8.5 percent for the fiscal year, which began October 2017. “With our beautiful beaches, great weather and a wide variety of attractions and entertainment, our destination welcomed thousands of families for a kick-start to summer vacation in Panama City Beach,” shared Visit Panama City Beach President and CEO…

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JAYNA LEACH OF VISIT PANAMA CITY BEACH TO RECEIVE PINNACLE AWARD FROM 850 BUSINESS MAGAZINE

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla., July 18, 2018 – Visit Panama City Beach’s Vice President of Marketing Jayna Leach has been named a 2018 Pinnacle Award winner. Presented by 850 Business Magazine , the Pinnacle Awards shine the spotlight on female business leaders who hold themselves to high standards and contribute to the betterment of the community. Leach was one of 10 winners selected from the 18-county region of Northwest Florida and will be honored at a luncheon on August 22 at Florida State University Panama City. “It’s such an honor to…

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Visit Panama City Beach’s Michaelean Stewart Named One of 30 Future Leaders of Destination Marketing

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla.- June 22, 2018- Destinations International announced that Visit Panama City Beach’s Interactive Marketing Manager Michaelean Stewart has been named to the 2018 30 Under 30 class. As a part of the 2018 30 Under 30 class, Stewart will have the opportunity to engage in professional development opportunities throughout 2018 and beyond. This year’s honorees will convene for the first time at the association’s 2018 Annual Convention in Anaheim, California July 10-13. Stewart joined Visit Panama City Beach at the start of 2015…

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PANAMA CITY BEACH SPORTS PARK & STADIUM COMPLEX BREAKS GROUND

L-R: Panama City Beach City Councilman Phil Chester, Bay County Commissioner and TDC member Philip “Griff” Griffitts , President and CEO of The St. Joe Company Jorge Gonzalez, Amy Seal, TDC Board Member Gary Walsingham, Panama City Beach Mayor Mike Thomas, TDC Board Member Clair Pease and Visit Panama City Beach President and CEO Dan Rowe PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla., June 13, 2018 – Today the official groundbreaking took place of the $37 million Panama City Beach Sports Complex, which is slated to open its first phase in May 2019. A ceremony…

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