Your Local Marketing Partner: Visit Berkeley

Welcome to the Visit Berkeley Marketing Partner section. Here you’ll learn more about exclusive benefits of working together as a Visit Berkeley marketing partner, including enhanced access to tourism industry resources, cooperative advertising opportunities, and other ways we can raise your profile as we present Berkeley to your target markets and audiences.

Visit Berkeley is currently holding 2018/19 Berkeley Visitors Guide advertising and marketing partner registration.  Deadlines are approaching; interested Berkeley tourism-related companies and organizations are encouraged to sign up online or call (510) 549-7040 for more information! 

Partnership Benefits

The Visit Berkeley Team is eager to work with businesses in Berkeley that wish to reach the hundreds of thousands of visitors that come to Berkeley each year. Your partnership with Visit Berkeley provides direct access to these visitors and can be a very effective and targeted opportunity for you to market your goods and services.


Members receive a featured listing and link in the annual guide and the exclusive opportunity to advertise in the publication. Visit Berkeley Visitor Guide is published yearly with a circulation of 90,000 in eight languages. It is also available on the Visit Berkeley web site home page in a digital format which can be downloaded upon request. Visit Berkeley Visitor Guide is distributed to:

  • Berkeley Lodging Rooms
  • UC Berkeley, CAL Parents and Campus Departments
  • Meeting and Convention attendees
  • Oakland International Airport Visitor Information Desks
  • Travel Writers and Media
  • Meeting and Event Planners
  • San Francisco Visitor Center
  • San Francisco Hotel Concierge Desks
  • Visit Berkeley Sales Missions and Trade Shows
  • Direct fulfillment to Visitor Inquiries


Each marketing partner will receive one company listing with a 30 word description of your product or service on our website, You will also receive a link to your website. Listings in multiple categories are also available.


Distribute your brochure, flyer or rack card at the Visit Berkeley Information Center.


Visit Berkeley staff refers Marketing Partners to visitors inquiring via phone, fax, and e-mail about the Berkeley area. Opportunities to gain additional exposure for your business by participating in co-op advertisements such as the State of California Visitor Guide, VIA Magazine, CAL Alumni Magazine and more.