Business Partners

The Value of Partnership

Travel Portland works to maintain the vibrancy of the region by promoting the Portland metropolitan area as a preferred destination for meetings, conventions and leisure travel. We hope you’ll consider joining us in supporting a climate of year-round hospitality, and help our city, state and region reap the rewards of a thriving visitor industry.

The Directory

Useful Resources

Partner Events

Networking event — Pendleton Park Avenue West

Location — 825 S.W. Yamhill St., Portland

Come network with Travel Portland partners and celebrate the fleece-to-fashion world of Pendleton Woolen Mills, an original Oregon maker…

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  • Thursday, Sept. 28
  • 4–6 p.m.

Lunch & Learn — Convention services: opportunities for involvement

Location — 100 S.W. Main St., Portland

Sponsored by Artemis Foods
When a meeting planner chooses Portland for their convention, Travel Portland promises them professional and enthusiastic assistance, starting the minute the meeting is confirmed and continuing through the closing session. Our M&C Gold Service Award-winning team (19 years running!) does everything it takes to make their event a success…

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  • Wednesday, Oct. 4
  • Noon–1 p.m.

Save these dates

Mark your calendars for this year’s events.

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  • Oct. - Dec. 2017

Key Benefits

Travel Portland offers a range of partnership levels, each offering a combination of services and benefits. Here’s a sampling of benefits.
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  • Enhanced listing in our online directory. See below for usage statistics.
  • Brochure distribution from our Visitor Center located in Pioneer Courthouse Square and the Oregon Convention Center. The centers serve over 750,000 people annually.
  • Ability to place an article in our weekly newsletter or send your own dedicated email to over 2,000 partner contacts.
  • Receive access to our Convention & Trade Show Calendar providing planner contact information, with real-time updates.
  • Participate in our referral program.
  • Honored partners highlighted in our about us section.

Education and Networking

  • Attend our awesome monthly networking events.
  • Monthly Lunch & Learn educational sessions in Travel Portland’s board room. Participate in an informal discussion on select topics.
  • Quarterly seminars in conjunction with networking events.
  • Annual marketing conference.
  • See also our useful resources section.

Online Exposure

Partner Testimonials

Our partners share their experience of being a Travel Portland partner.  VIEW TESTIMONIALS »

“Joining Travel Portland has probably been the single most important decision I’ve made as a small business owner. I credit their support … for a major part of the success my business has seen in the past two years.”

– Lora Woodruff, Third Wave Coffee Tours

“I’ve never encountered an organization that better represents the core business objectives of its city and its key tourism stakeholders while not losing sight of the vision and leadership it takes to stand out from the pack.”

– Mike Thelin, Feast Portland

Extend Your Partnership

Our Publications

To get all the details about advertising in the annual Travel Portland magazine and the online Convention and Meeting Planners Guide, please download our media kit.

For questions about advertising, please contact Lora Helmer, account executive at SagaCity Media: 971.200.7047,


Mobile App

By advertising in Travel Portland’s mobile app, you can reach a growing, engaged audience of in-town visitors. VisitMobile, the app’s producer, reports that merchants with enhanced listings are viewed 56% more often and banners have a 10.7% average click rate.

To make a purchase, please go to or, for more information, contact

Sponsorship Opportunities

Travel Portland offers sponsorship opportunities to further promote your business, garnering attention and respect within the community, and support the visitor industry.

To learn more about sponsorship, please contact Nancy Truszkowski, Director of Partner Services at

View upcoming sponsorship opportunities

Partner Offers

Additional resources

Partner Tool Kits

Designed to help you navigate Travel Portland’s departments and the marketing opportunities we provide our partners, the Partner Services Tool Kit answers questions about brochures, directory listings, our events calendar and social media, our convention calendar, sales leads and participation in familiarization tours, editorial content and more.

Pay Your Partnership Dues Online

You can now pay your dues online.  Please note that you will need to reference your emailed invoice to complete the form.

Working with our internal teams

Learn how you can partner directly with Travel Portland’s sales and services teams. We’re starting with International Tourism and will be adding information about other departments soon.

Travel Portland Marketing Conference sponsored by The Oregonian Media Group

March 3, 2016

View speaker presentations.