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    Travel Auction 2018

    We invite you to partner with us in our 23rd annual Travel Auction on live TV January 2018
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    Travel Auction 2018

    We invite you to partner with us in our 23rd annual Travel Auction on live TV January 2018
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    Travel Auction 2018

    We invite you to partner with us in our 23rd annual Travel Auction on live TV January 2018
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    Travel Auction 2018

    We invite you to partner with us in our 23rd annual Travel Auction on live TV January 2018
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    Travel Auction 2018

    We invite you to partner with us in our 23rd annual Travel Auction on live TV January 2018
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    Travel Auction 2018

    We invite you to partner with us in our 23rd annual Travel Auction on live TV January 2018
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    Travel Auction 2018

    We invite you to partner with us in our 23rd annual Travel Auction on live TV January 2018

Showcase your property on live TV and online.
Reach Travel Savvy Buyers!

Your trade of a travel package gets you amazing promotions

 

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Based on the value of your travel package

TV and Online

Your property exposed to 1.8 million TV viewers and global online audience at wcny.org/travelauction.

Showcased spots air during our live auctions and will be listed online along with a hyperlink to your property website.

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Professional Production

For ZERO cash outlay!

How it works:

For your gift certificate(s) for a stay of two or more nights, you’ll get:

  1. Custom promotional video (See sample videos below)
  2. Your video broadcast live on TV & listed online at wcny.org/travelauction
  3. Link to your website

Give more, get more exposure. For multiple certificates, we’ll air the video multiple times.

The auction will be broadcast January 11 – 13 & 19 – 20, 2018 on WCNY-TV.

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Print

Your property exposed to 1.8 million TV viewers and global online audience at wcny.org/travelauction.

Showcased spots air during our live auctions and will be listed online along with a hyperlink to your property website.

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Radio

Radio Promotion: Live mention on
Classic FM Travel Auction segment

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Social

Your property will be featured on a WCNY social media platform. WCNY’s social media reaches more than 7,500 fans.

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Digital

E-newsletters promote the auction for weeks and drive traffic to our dynamic website where buyers browse great travel deals and can find your trip, watch your video online, and click the link to your website.

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Get Started!

  1. Review the Marketing Guide (see next section) and choose how much promotion you would like to receive.
  2. Complete the Travel Auction Participation Form and upload your Gift Certificates (or gift letters or vouchers) or mail Gift Certificates to: WCNY, 415 W. Fayette St., Syracuse, NY  13204. Participation Form
  3. WCNY ‘s Auction Department will send you a Dropbox link to upload 6-10 high-quality digital photos. Best size: 1920 x 1080 pixels and 300 dpi. If you have questions or need assistance, please email auction@wcny.org

Thank you! Your participation in Travel Auction helps us fulfill our mission to the community as a 501(c)(3) organization and affiliate of PBS and NPR. Revenue from the Travel Auction is used to provide high-quality services and programs to the communities we serve.

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Sample Videos

Testimonials

Our partners say it best

Hector Torres/Capital Hotels & Suites, Washington, DC:

“Participating in WCNY’s Travel Auction…allowed us to reach a highly desirable market sector otherwise unaffordable to an independent hotel.”

Don Voss, VP Hotel Sales & Marketing, Treasure Island, Las Vegas:

“Participating in WCNY’s Travel Auction provides us the unique opportunity to both promote our resort to existing potentially new customers in upstate New York, as well as support public television.”

Mary A. Gach, General Manager, Ampersand Bay Resort:

“Participating in WCNY’s Travel Auction…gave us an opportunity to introduce our property in a unique way over the past four years, with many recipients returning year after year!”

John and Gwen Pittman, Resident Managers, The Green Iguana Hotel, St. Thomas, USVI:

“Participating in WCNY’s Travel Auction…Is a Win-Win-Win for us! First and foremost, we love supporting PBS broadcasting. Second, we market The Green Iguana Hotel to a very responsive audience, AND a lucky couple discovers a unique way to explore the Caribbean!”

Participating Properties

Join these properties, just a few of the many participants in WCNY’s Travel Auctions.
Sheraton Montreal  Airport  Hotel – Montreal, QC, Canada  ●  The Red Lion Inn – Stockbridge, MA  ●  Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel – Dana Point, CA  ● The Westin – Annapolis, MD ● Hyatt Regency – Baltimore, MD ● Embassy Suites – Philadelphia, PA ● Publick House Historic Inn – Sturbridge, MA ● Sheraton – Old San Juan, PR ● Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resorts – Orlando, FL ● Crown Plaza Gatineau – Ottawa – Gatineau, QC, Canada ● Baladerry  Inn  Bed  &  Breakfast – Gettysburg, PA ●  San  Francisco  Marriott  Marquis – San Francisco, CA  ●  The  Inn at Saratoga – Saratoga, NY  ● Negril Treehouse Resort – Negril, Jamaica ● The Condado Plaza Hilton – San Juan, Puerto Rico ● The Ritz-Carlton Montreal – Montreal, QC, Canada ● Curry Mansion Inn – Key West, FL ● Jefferson Clinton Hotel – Syracuse, NY ● Geneva on the Lake – Geneva, NY ● St. George’s Club – Bermuda ● The Lowes Coronado Bay Resort – San Diego, CA Angel of the Sea – Cape May, NJ ● The Tuscany St. Giles – New York, NY ● Sheraton Waikiki – Honolulu, HI ● Morgan State House – Albany, NY  ●  Horned Dorset – Rincon, Puerto Rico  ●  The Inn at Ormsby Hill, Manchester, VT  ●  The Grand Hotel – Mackinac Island, MI

All this for ZERO cash Outlay

Yes, you read that right.
Not. One. Penny.
Questions? Call us at 315-453-2424.


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