Articles tagged “nfl”

Brand USA Steps Up at NFL London Games to Woo Visitors Back to U.S.

Brand USA Steps Up at NFL London Games to Woo Visitors Back to U.S.

Dan Peltier, Skift

Brand USA will have one of its biggest stages of the year during the three-game NFL London Games series this month, and it will need every inch of that stage to capitalize on the moment as UK visitation has fallen in recent years.

2 years ago

The NFL Is a Tourism Draw, Even in the Off Season

The NFL Is a Tourism Draw, Even in the Off Season

Anthony Schoettle, Associated Press

It's great to see potential interest from other cities in the NFL Combine event but the NFL is probably less concerned about its tourism impact in cities and more concerned about getting fans through the gate.

3 years ago

Arizona Businesses Hope the Home Team Doesn’t Make the Super Bowl

Arizona Businesses Hope the Home Team Doesn’t Make the Super Bowl

Mason Levinson, Bloomberg

If the NFL wants to guarantee the home team won't host the big game, they should just alternate between Oakland and Tampa Bay, Florida every other year.

6 years ago

Hawaii Tourism Says it Makes $88 Million for Every $5 Million It Invests in a Pro Bowl

Hawaii Tourism Says it Makes $88 Million for Every $5 Million It Invests in a Pro Bowl

Samantha Shankman, Skift

While the Pro Bowl may be good for Hawaii, these very ver optimistic numbers smack of Brand USA accounting rather than reality.

6 years ago