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Join Visit Albuquerque by becoming a Partner!

Albuquerque Skyline at sunset by MarbleStreetStudio.comConventions and tourism bring new dollars to Albuquerque, but these visitors do not come by chance. It takes the efforts of an aggressive, effective and experienced marketing force such as Visit Albuquerque. Help us promote your business and our community by becoming a partner today!

For additional information on becoming a partner of Visit Albuquerque, please contact:
505-222-4307 or 800-733-9918 ext. 3307 or e-mail:

Visit Albuquerque partnership is an affordable way to reach thousands of visitors!

These are just a few of the many benefits that all Visit Albuquerque partners are entitled to. Please call the Visit Albuquerque Development Division at 505-222-4307 for additional information.

Visit Albuquerque Partner Benefits

Internet Listing

Visit Albuquerque Website Homepage
It is the single most powerful marketing tool of the century. More and more consumers are tapping into the information available on the Internet. Visit Albuquerque's website contains the most up-to-date comprehensive information about Albuquerque for visitors, meeting planners, travel trade and media. All of Visit Albuquerque's publications are duplicated in some form and can be found on Visit Albuquerque's website.

The Internet Listing differs from the printed Visitor Guide listing. Visit Albuquerque's website features all active marketing partners. With their membership, partners receive a 100-word listing, up to six graphics with special symbol, links to their website and e-mail addresses with special symbols, and a map for visitors to locate their business on Visit Albuquerque's website. When partners purchase additional categories in the printed Visitor Guide, the additional categories purchased will be reflected on Visit Albuquerque's website. But you must submit your 100-word text listing along with up to six graphics for each additional category purchased.
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Official Albuquerque Visitors Guide & Vacation Planner

View the Interactive Official Albuquerque Visitors GuideVisit Albuquerque produces 300,000 visitors guides annually. These comprehensive guides are distributed via mail nationally and internationally. They are distributed within Albuquerque from two Information Centers: Historic Old Town, and Albuquerque International Sunport. Appropriate partners receive a free listing in this publication. Extended listings and additional categories are available for a nominal fee. Additional advertising opportunities are available within this publication through Partners, also receive one free visitor guide per dollar of investment. 

Official Albuquerque Meeting Planner Website 

Targeting meeting planners nationally, the guide promotes Albuquerque as a convention and meeting destination. It incorporates pre- and post- convention information, hotel guestroom and meeting space specifications, Convention Center specifics, attractions, convention service companies and Visit Albuquerque.  

The Partner Plaza Website

The Partner Plaza is the exclusive password protected “partners only” section of Visit Albuquerque’s website devoted entirely to our marketing partners. The Partner Plaza contains access to key marketing tools that will help partner organizations effectively participate and align with the marketing efforts of the Visit Albuquerque. Partners are able to access such tools as: The Relocation List; the Convention Calendar and Supplements; advertising opportunities; Visit Albuquerque Staff and Board directory; and a wealth of other benefits.

Business Exchange

Visit Albuquerque Business Exchange
Visit Albuquerque provides this excellent networking opportunity (on the first Wednesday of every other month with the exception of December and May) to meet with fellow partners and exchange business leads during monthly evening (5-7 pm) networking mixers at various partner locations (check your E-newsletter for location and dates). Opportunities are available to host or co-host and to have a tabletop display during the event. For more information, contact

Brochure Distribution

Partner brochures, as specified by our Brochure Distribution Policy, may be displayed and distributed from Visit Albuquerque’s Visitor Information Centers at Historic Old Town, the Albuquerque International Sunport and various convention locations. 


Convention Calendar

The confidential, online (Partner Plaza) annual Convention Calendar (updated quarterly) lists future meetings, association and non-association conventions, and some trade shows scheduled in Albuquerque (booked by Visit Albuquerque only). The Convention Calendar provides the dates of the scheduled event, key contact information (name and address of the organization), and the size and scope of upcoming meetings. This calendar is an exclusive benefit offered only to partners of Visit Albuquerque. 


Familiarization Tour (FAM)

Visit Albuquerque FAM Tour
FAMs provide hosting opportunities for the Visit Albuquerque and our partners. Various Visit Albuquerque divisions arrange BETs to showcase Albuquerque as a destination to qualified meeting planners, tour operators, travel agents, and travel writers. 


These totally FREE online coupons are a great way to advertise with Visit Albuquerque. Attractions, activities, arts, dining/nightlife, accommodations, transportation (non-group), and shopping discounts all drive visitor business to your company! Convention delegates and tourists alike look for value and discounts. Nearly 80,000 potential customers visit the Visit Albuquerque website each month. Now, they will have the opportunity to see and print your discount coupon to bring to Albuquerque with them. It’s simple. Offer a discount that will entice customers to visit your business, give us one graphic (photo or logo) and we do the rest. The only expense to you is your discount. Submit your coupon at:

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Visit Albuquerque’s monthly electronic News & Views Newsletter and Marketing Top 5

Visit Albuquerque’s partner newsletter, “News & Views,” provides information to partners, local media and community leaders about industry and Visit Albuquerque activities. With a monthly distribution of 1,500+, your business can gain additional exposure by providing electronic material for the Featured Partner for $25 per issue. Partners are invited to submit information for inclusion in the newsletter (submission does not guarantee inclusion). Our Marketing Top 5 relays all of our marketing information and upcoming marketing opportunities to partners. This also has a monthly distribution of 1,500 plus. 

Media List

Partners interested in promoting their businesses through the media can take advantage of the Visit Albuquerque media list which is updated quarterly and found in Partner Plaza.

Partner Photo CD

Partners may request, on loan, a 12-picture CD of Albuquerque images. Rights Granted: Non-exclusive reproduction rights to the photographs on Visit Albuquerque Partner Photo CD. Photos are to be used solely for purposes in promoting Albuquerque and New Mexico as a visitor and convention destination.

Partner List and Labels

The Visit Albuquerque Partner list is available in either “categorical,”  “alphabetical” or “zip code” format. Only partners may purchase computer-generated mailing labels of the Visit Albuquerque partnership for $30 a set. To minimize spam for partners, we do not offer the Partner List electronically. 

Relocation List

A monthly list of names and addresses of people requesting relocation information is available in mailing-label format, suitable to be used with Avery brand labels #5160 or #5260. (1“x 2 5/8”).  


Partners are referred when visitors, travel trade, travel writers, convention groups, and fellow partners make inquiries. Referrals are given by Visit Albuquerque's call center, two Information Centers, and Visit Albuquerque staff to promote your business.

Convention Service Referrals

Once a convention has been booked for Albuquerque by the convention sales division, the convention planner works primarily with Visit Albuquerque’s convention sales division. Every conference, meeting, and reunion is assigned to a convention services manager who assists the planner before, during, and after the event. Referrals to our partners to fill convention needs, requests for proposals (RFPs) in specific categories, and opportunities to provide special offers to delegate are all ways that Visit Albuquerque’s convention services mangers interact with our partners. Visit Albuquerque staff is committed to impartial and balanced referrals to all our partners based on the requests and needs of our customers. 

Visit Albuquerque Partner Logo and Decal

The Visit Albuquerque partner logo, camera-ready art identifying you as an Visit Albuquerque partner, is available for use on your letterhead and brochures. You also receive an attractive decal for display identifying you as a partner of Visit Albuquerque.