We Attract Visitors

Helping destination marketers, travel professionals, businesses and organizations in the tourism industry:

  • Share Stories
  • Build Relationships
  • Create Demand

We do so by delivering powerful ideas, focused strategies and measurable tactics and plans.

Beyond the Gateway

Our proximity to gateways New York City and Toronto give us broad media relationships in NYC and Canada. We help our clients draw visitors out of gateway cities to get their fair share of the market - and open up visitors' eyes to the possibilities of travel in small and mid-size destinations.

Focused On Tourism

By working in the tourism industry every single day, our team is the most informed on current trends and understands a wide variety of destination marketing strategies and tactics.

With a single focus, we go deeper, spend more time in the tourism industry and ultimately deliver maximum results to our clients.

2020 Social Media Tourism Trends

By Jessica | November 13, 2019
2020 Social Media Tourism Trends

As we approach the end of another year and our team begins to create strategic marketing plans for upcoming campaigns, we’ve been talking new ideas, fresh content and – of course – the latest social media tourism trends for 2020. We know looking towards rising trends is a great way to keep your audience engaged…

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Using Anniversaries, Celebrations and Awards for Tourism Marketing

By Nicole | November 6, 2019
Using Anniversaries, Celebrations and Awards for Tourism Marketing [image of several people with wine glasses bringing them together to cheers]

Break the Ice Media just celebrated a milestone anniversary, 10 years since I started the company and I was recognized with the Small Business Person of the Year award from the Small Business Council of Rochester.  As I reflect on the celebration, I am reminded of the many celebrations, anniversaries and awards that have been…

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Financial Benefits of Group Travel

By Rhonda | October 30, 2019
Financial Benefits of Group Travel [Image with men boarding a red bus with backpacks and musical instruments on their backs]

As many are aware, tourism is an economic engine. In 2018, travel generated $2.5 trillion for the U.S. economy, supporting 15.7 million American jobs. There are a lot of triggers that affect the economy when we travel. Most people realize that “heads in beds” means money for the local economy.  When people stay in hotels, they pay…

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