Visit Knoxville is a private 501(c)(3) corporation that contracts with the City of Knoxville and Knox County to market Knoxville as a premier destination for conventions, sporting events and leisure travel for an increased economic impact on the region.
The Board of Directors oversees Visit Knoxville operations and approves the annual budget. The board is comprised of at-large members, organizational members and appointments by the City of Knoxville and Knox County.
APPOINTMENT OF BOARD DIRECTORS
The Mayor of the City of Knoxville appoints three members and the County Mayor appoints six members to the Visit Knoxville Board. A final two independent members are elected by the board. Terms are for a three year period.
The Board meets on the second Wednesday in the months of January, March, May, July, September and November. Meetings start at 8 a.m. at the Visit Knoxville Welcome Center at 301 South Gay Street.