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The Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation has changed its name to Visit Philadelphia. (credit: Visit Philadelphia)

Philadelphia’s Tourism Marketing Organization Gets New Name

The Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation — also known as GPTMC — has changed its name to a more self-explanatory moniker.

11/11/2013

(A new Philadelphia tourism spot aimed at the gay and lesbian market features a campy character called "Miss Richfield 1981."  Image provided by GPTMC)

New Philly Tourism Campaign Goes Over The Top For Gay Market

Bruce Yelk, with the Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation, says their newest marketing campaign marks the third time ever that an LGBT-specific campaign has been produced by a US destination.

08/22/2013

Matt Cameron, Eddie Vedder and Stone Gossard of Pearl Jam perform at the 'Made in America' concert on Labor Day weekend. (Credit: Maria Ives)

GPTMC Ranks Top Five Weekends Of 2012

The Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation has made a list of the five biggest weekends of 2012.

12/31/2012

(Credit: GPTMC)

Positively Philadelphia: Open Casting Call For Positive Philadelphians

So you always wanted to be a model but you’re not a model? Here’s your chance!

05/13/2012

A diablo hoagie from Primo Hoagies. (credit: primohoagies.com)

Philadelphia Marks National Sandwich Day With Hoagie Recipe Contest

Do you think you have what it takes to design your own hoagie recipe?

10/24/2011

File photo of Philadelphia skyline

Philadelphia In The Spotlight

With a slew of national articles about Philadelphia in the past few weeks, the city seems to be in the spotlight and it is all positive news about the city.

08/05/2011

(Credit: Universitycity.org)

Sustainable Eating And Living Trolley Tours In University City

The trolley tours will travel to urban farms, where local foods start from seed and end as compost, to local restaurants that use the local products.

06/17/2011

(Meryl Levitz, president of the Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation.  File photo by KYW's John McDevitt)

Winners Of Philadelphia’s “With Love” Marketing Contest Announced

Meryl Levitz, president and CEO pf GPTMC, says since the start of the “With Love” billboard campaign, people have been stopping her on the street to give her billboard ideas.

02/24/2011

(Credit / Karin Phillips, KYW Newsradio)

Yo, New York! Tourism Officials Pitch Arts Festival

Philadelphia tourism officials are traveling around the east coast offering other cities a glimpse of this April’s Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts.

01/31/2011

Phila. One of Best Cities for Gay and Lesbian Travelers

Philadelphia has been named one of the best travel destinations for gay and lesbian travelers.

09/15/2010

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