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Yolo County Visitors Bureau reaches out to tourism writers

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From page A14 | December 22, 2013 |

The Yolo County Visitors Bureau has launched a new website designed specifically for outreach to members of the media. The new site — www.discoveryolocounty.org — is meant to spur interest in Yolo County for any kind of tourism reporting.

The site includes a variety of story ideas under several categories of potential interest. For example, the category Sip & Savor introduces Yolo County wineries, restaurants and breweries. Other categories include Shop & Stroll, Adventure & Outdoors, Uniquely Yolo, Farm to Fork and Explore UC Davis.

The site also promotes press trips, where members of the media can come on a guided tour.

“The site is meant to serve as our electronic press kit,” said Tiffany Dozier, public relations and communications manager for the YCVB. “We want to engage writers, bloggers, TV and radio stations, anyone with an interest in covering Yolo County for their followers.”

The Yolo County Visitors Bureau works to encourage visits to Davis, Winters, Woodland and the outlying areas of Yolo County. Its Visitor Center offers a variety of brochures and services at 132 E St., Suite 200, in downtown Davis.

For more information, call 530-297-1900 or visit www.yolocvb.org.

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