TravelAuc2019

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    Travel Auction 2019

    We invite you to partner with us in our 24th annual Travel Auction on live TV January 10-12 & 18-19
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    Travel Auction 2019

    We invite you to partner with us in our 24th annual Travel Auction on live TV January 10-12 & 18-19
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    Travel Auction 2019

    We invite you to partner with us in our 24th annual Travel Auction on live TV January 10-12 & 18-19

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

Your trade of a travel package gets you amazing promotions

 

Sample VideosTestimonialsMarketing GuideParticipation Form/Certificate Upload

Based on the value of your travel package

 

Please consider:

Northeast States & Canada: 2 or more night stays

Southeast, Central, Mountain & Pacific States: 3 or more night stays

Caribbean & other International Properties: 4 or more night stays

(With respect to the travel distance involved from Central New York to your property, we find our travel buyers prefer longer stays to destinations in which the travel distance is greater.)

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Get Started!

  1. Review the Marketing Guide and choose how much promotion you would like to receive.
  2. Complete the Travel Auction Participation Formand 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. Send your property photos & logo to auction@wcny.org (suggest 6-10 photos in JPG or PNG format – 1920 x 1080 pixels)

 

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.

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 TV promotional spot (See sample promotions below)
  2. Your spot 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 promotional spot multiple times.

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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

Tag on one Facebook post (7500 + followers)

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Digital

Custom ad in WCNY e-Guide (15,000 subscribers)

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Sample Videos

Testimonials

Our partners say it best

Connie Puga, General Manager Empire Suites and LELUX Hotel, Montreal

I’ve been participating in your auction for a few years now and will continue to do so as you are great people to work with and love your programs.

Rick & Laura Carro, Innkeepers, Fairville Inn Bed & Breakfast, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania

We are devoted fans of PBS and NPR wherever we have lived and traveled.  We are proud to again donate to WCNY’s Travel Auction to support Public Broadcasting. We invite you to visit our B&B in a special cultural place in Pennsylvania.    

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!”

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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