Bucks County

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Author: Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager

For more information contact AlexaJ@visitbuckscounty.com, 215-639-0030 x 227.

Visit Bucks County Awards $210,500 to 38 Bucks County Non-Profits

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on June 1, 2020

Tourism Office Announces Spring 2020 Grant Recipients BUCKS COUNTY, PA (June 1, 2020) – Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency for Bucks County distributed $210,500 to 38 Bucks County non-profits. The Visit Bucks County Tourism Grant program was established more than ten years ago to assist in the development and enhancement of not-for-profit tourism initiatives in Bucks…

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Marketing Bucks County, Fall 2019

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on October 7, 2019

Contact: ✉️ Alexa Johnson 📞 215-639-0300 ext. 227 📷 View/Download Related Photos 📸 View Photo Library This fall, Visit Bucks County (VBC)’s brand advertising campaign appeared in digital, outdoors, television and on the ground throughout New York, Northern New Jersey, Washington D.C. and in the Philadelphia region. Static and digital billboards lining the NJ Turnpike, NJ Transit station screens…

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Visit Bucks County Names Paul Bencivengo President/COO

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on June 26, 2019

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (June 26, 2019) –The Visit Bucks County Board of Directors announced Paul Bencivengo will lead Visit Bucks County (VBC) as President and Chief Operating Officer beginning on July 1, 2019. “With two decades of experience working in the region’s travel and hospitality industry and a passion for marketing and economic development, Paul was a unanimous selection to be the…

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Marketing Bucks County, Spring 2019

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on June 12, 2019

Advertising efforts concentrated on LGBTQ+, foodie and family demographics. Contact: ✉️ Alexa Johnson 📞 215-639-0300 ext. 227 📷 View/Download Related Photos 📸 View Photo Library This spring, Visit Bucks County (VBC)’s brand advertising campaign appeared in print, digital and outdoors throughout New York, Northern New Jersey, Washington D.C. and the Philadelphia region. Static and digital…

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VBC Announces Leadership Transition as President/COO, Jerry Lepping, Plans for Retirement

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on March 25, 2019

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (March 25, 2019) — The Visit Bucks County Board of Directors announced today that Jerry Lepping, President/COO of Visit Bucks County (VBC), will retire from his leadership role. Lepping will continue as President/COO through June 30, with current Vice President, Paul Bencivengo assuming the role of President/COO on July 1. Lepping will then serve as an advisor to the organization…

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Visit Bucks County Hires 4 New Staff

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on February 13, 2019

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (March 19, 2019) – Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency for Bucks County, is proud to announce the hiring of four new employees: Kate Isbel joins as Digital Communications Manager. Kate has an extensive tourism and hospitality background having held positions at PHLCVB and The Logan Hotel in Philadelphia. During her time at PHLCVB, Kate had an active…

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21 New Reasons to Visit Bucks County, PA in 2019

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on January 16, 2019

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (January 16, 2019) – Bucks County, Pennsylvania is gearing up for an exciting new year. From renovations at historic properties to new museum exhibits and brewery openings, a visit to Bucks County is a must in 2019! To help you plan your trip, Visit Bucks County has rounded up the reasons to start booking your getaway to the area. Now you’ll really want to arrive early to the…

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Visit Bucks County Grants $300,000 to 32 Bucks County Non-Profits

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on December 19, 2018

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (December 19, 2018) – Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency for Bucks County distributed $300,000 to 32 Bucks County non-profits at the Bucks County Visitor Center in Bensalem on Wednesday. The Visit Bucks County Tourism Grant program was established ten years ago to assist in the development and enhancement of not-for-profit tourism initiatives in…

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Fall Campaign Hits New York, Northern New Jersey and Washington, D.C. Markets

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on September 26, 2018

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (September 26, 2018) – This fall, Visit Bucks County (VBC)’s brand advertising campaign is appearing on televisions and on the side of Uber and Lyft vehicles in New York City, billboards throughout Northern New Jersey and digitally targeting tourists seeking an autumn getaway to the countryside in NYC, Northern NJ and Washington, D.C. The 2018 fall creative campaign showcases…

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Visit Bucks County Hosts Pop-Up Ice Cream Truck Event in NYC to Welcome Fall

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on September 24, 2018

NEW YORK, N.Y. (September 20, 2018) – From foliage to festivals, why wouldn’t you want to escape the city for a weekend in the countryside? Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, hosted a pop-up ice cream truck event on Thursday, September 20 th in New York City to promote the Bucks County Ice Cream Trail and fall and holiday travel with…

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