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    August 10 - 13, 2024
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    Congratulations to our ESTO 2023 Destiny and Mercury Awards Winners!

ESTO 2023

ESTO 2023

Highlights from 2023

ESTO Savana Video Recap

2023 Destiny & Mercury Award
Winners Announced!

The ESTO Awards celebrate excellence in destination marketing campaigns. As the premier awards for destinations across the country, we will showcase the best of the unique and innovative campaigns and marketing efforts of our members.

ESTO for Marketing Excellence

ESTO, now in its 39th year, has a reputation for delivering dynamic and actionable content.  In this natural knowledge sharing environment, you can rest assured that the prime networking opportunities and sessions are there to elevate your marketing efforts in the DMO space with no hidden agendas. This is also a time to celebrate industry accomplishments with the Destiny and Mercury awards showcasing top campaigns in 23 categories. 

2023 Featured Speakers

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Anirban Basu

Sage Policy Group, Inc.

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Chris Collins

Tipodean Technologies

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On the Blog
ESTO 2023 Props
#esto23 Recap: Authentically Curated for You

September 20, 2023

An ESTO for the record! Thank you for joining us in Savannah, GA for a record-breaking ESTO with 1200+ of your colleagues.

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Jeremy Gutsche Monday Keynote
Let's Gear Up for #esto23

August 15, 2023

ESTO has developed into the preeminent forum for DMO marketers providing opportunity for engagement, thought leadership and provocative content.

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Alley Cat Lounge
Atlas Obscura’s Guide to Unexpected Savannah

August 10, 2023

While you're visiting Savannah, trade in some hot spots for wondrous hidden gems curated by Atlas Obscura and Visit Savannah.

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