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SD Tourism Wins Telly Award for Work with Brand USA
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has been awarded a Bronze Telly Award for work done in conjunction with Brand USA. The award-winning work is a video featuring Custer State Park that was produced by Miles Marketing Destinations and part of the Department’s 2016 participation in Brand USA’s Great Outdoors campaign. “All of the videos that were produced as part of the Brand USA marketing program have been phenomenal, and we’re pleased to see this one for Custer State Park receive this recognition,” said James Hagen, Secretary of the Department of Tourism.Read More
South Dakota Department of Tourism Launches Summer Marketing Campaign
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism launched its 2016 summer marketing campaign in April, and all elements – from digital and social media to television and print – are in place and attracting potential visitors from the state’s key markets and across the country. The Department identified three key audiences for the summer marketing campaign: young families, young couples and bucket listers. The campaign theme will be a continuation of 2015’s “Find Your Great Place,” but each audience will be shown messaging specific to their interests within that theme.Read More