Organization Recognized for Official Irvine Visitors Guide Sixth Year in a Row

Irvine, Calif., November 9, 2016 - Destination Irvine received a Gold Award in the MarCom 2016 Competition for the organization's 2016-2017 Official Irvine Visitors Guide.

The MarCom Awards recognize outstanding achievement by creative professionals involved in the concept, direction, design and production of marketing and communication materials and
programs. Entries come from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies and freelancers. Over 6,500 entries from throughout the United States, Canada and 17 other countries were submitted for the 2016 competition. 

"To be recognized six years in a row by the Association of Marketing and Communication
Professionals for the production of our publication is an honor," said Wendy Haase, Director of Tourism Marketing, Destination Irvine. "We take pride in our marketing efforts being recognized."

Winners range in size from individual communicators to media conglomerates and Fortune
500 companies. A complete list of Gold Winners can be found on the MarCom Awards website at

To request a copy of the Irvine Visitors Guide visit 

About Destination Irvine
Under the Irvine Chamber of Commerce, a non-profit 501(c)6, Destination Irvine, funded by a self-imposed assessment through a Hotel Improvement District (H.I.D.) positions Irvine as a destination for visitors, meetings and groups. Destination Irvine through direct sales efforts including database marketing, lead generation, trade show participation, and familiarization
tours, sells the destination. In addition, Destination Irvine promotes Irvine through marketing, advertising and public relations efforts. 


Contact: Laura Perdew, Vice President, Irvine Chamber