Pasco Seeks Tourism Development Council Member

The Tourist Development Council (TDC) and the Pasco Board of County Commissioners (BCC) are looking for a new TDC member who understands the vital role tourism plays in Pasco County.

Pasco County’s Office of Tourism Development, Visit Pasco, works to promote Pasco County, Florida as a tourist destination.

The TDC, comprised of elected officials and tourism industry professionals, is responsible for providing oversight to Staff on the use of tourism taxes – also known as the ‘Bed Tax’.

“We’re looking forward to finding an individual who is committed to the development and future of Pasco County as a leading Florida tourism destination,” said Pasco County Tourism Director Adam Thomas.

Applications are being accepted through October 20, 2017.

To fill out an online application, click here: http://bit.ly/2gWcaXt.

Council members serve staggered, four-year terms.  The TDC typically meets on a monthly basis.

Some of the responsibilities of TDC members include: making recommendations to the BCC regarding the Special Event Marketing Program and Sport Event Sponsorship Program; overseeing department policies and procedures; providing funding allocation recommendations and serving as an advocate for tourism and destination development.

For more information about the Pasco County Tourist Development Council, including current members and the meeting schedule, visit: http://bit.ly/2xWcu3S.