For information on how to become a member of Destination Irvine, contact Kim Sherman, Director of Membership
e-mail | 949-502-4120
In addition to the benefits of being a member of the Irvine Chamber of Commerce, Destination Irvine membership benefits include:
Website & Linking
Your business is included on Destinationirvine.com, which is viewed annually by thousands of visitors, meeting planners and travel media. Your listing includes your business name, address, phone and fax numbers, and a 30-word description. Upgraded listings are available which may include up to two images, a 250-word description, website link and featured placement. Other benefits include access to the Calendar of Events and coupons/special offers.
Our password-protected Member Extranet gives you complete control over what visitors see about your business on our website, and it's an efficient way for you to upload any promotions and offers. Plus, you have exclusive access to the most current versions of our Membership Directory, a powerful tool for member-to-member networking and business development.
Members are included in our Visitors Guide, which has an annual circulation of approximately 50,000 copies and is distributed in Irvine's 15 hotels, at Orange County Great Park, Irvine Spectrum Center, Irvine Transportation Center, University of California, Irvine, Diamond Jamboree, the California Welcome Center (Buena Park) John Wayne and Ontario Airports. Visitors Guides are also distributed through visitor requests and to travel professionals (tour operators, travel agents, meeting/event planners, travel media).
Destination Irvine refers member businesses to meeting and event planners, tour operators, travel writers, visitors, service providers and local corporations.
Participation allows for additional exposure through website sponsorships and potential print advertising placement.
Gain exposure for your business through Destination Irvine's marketing programs and public relations efforts, including arranged site visits for potential customers, travel writers, meeting planners, travel agents and film scouts.
Participate in social media campaigns highlighting Irvine and our members.
Trade Show Representation
ICC/Destination Irvine members get access to exclusive meeting/event planner contacts allowing for potential future business.
Your affiliation with Destination Irvine shows support of the local tourism industry and the importance of your business contribution to generating local tax revenues.