You Don’t Want to Miss This Opportunity!

Our advertising works! And yours will too! The Wisconsin Department of Tourism reports that visitor expenditures in Manitowoc County are in excess of $100 million, and are an important part of our economy!

Working together as partners is important to the growth and success of the Manitowoc Area tourism industry. There is no better way to achieve this success than by working closely with the Manitowoc Area Visitor & Convention Bureau as a Marketing Partner.

Your investment with the MAVCB translates into significant benefits for you and your business:

  • Your brochure distributed at the Manitowoc Visitor Information Center.
  • The Visitors Center greets approximately 30,000 visitors annually.
  • Your brochure distributed at the Car Ferry docks in both Manitowoc and Ludington, Michigan.
  • Your restaurant menus will be displayed in the Visitors Center. If you serve fish on Fridays, your business will be listed in the popular Friday Night Fish Fry Flyer.
  • Participation and advertising opportunities in the Manitowoc-Two Rivers Visitors Guide.
  • Increased visibility with the interactive online Visitors Guide with active links back to your site.
  • FREE 35-word listing on the www.https://manitowoc.info// website.
  • Visitor Savings Coupon Program, that promotes added features and benefits for your business.
  • FREE Prospect List of qualified leads from visitor inquiries generated from our advertising; available upon request.
  • Updated Manitowoc County Calendar of Events emailed to you monthly with the opportunity to list your “visitor-related” special events.
  • Relocation Welcome Packets distributed to walk-ins and e-mail requests; available upon request.

We look forward to working with you. Please call the MAVCB (920) 686-3070, and ask for Jason or Lori for more details about the Marketing Partner Package program.



Jason Ring

Sales Associate

Megan Bruckschen

Office Manager

Lori Wanden

Website and Events Coordinator

Katurah McNichols

Visitor Services Coordinator

Pat Dirkman

Marketing Intern

Serena Kreie


Pat Reilly, Holiday Inn – Manitowoc

Jessica Burke, Baymont Inn & Suites

Jim Van Lanen, Jr., Lighthouse Inn

Rolf Johnson, Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Jeff Dawson, Lester Public Library

David Martin, Martin Pottery Studio & Gallery

Rich Larsen, Manitowoc Marina

Lee Kummer, Manitowoc Common Council

Bonnie Shimilunas, Two Rivers City Council

Greg Vadney, Rahr-West Art Museum

Theresa Kronforst, Schroeder’s Department Store

Jim Knickelbine, Woodland Dunes Nature Center

Barry Nelson, Manitowoc Trading Company

Jason Ring, MAVCB


Mayor Justin Nickels
Nicolas Sparacio
Greg Buckley