Co-Communications, Inc., a marketing communications firm with offices in Mount Kisco, Manhattan and Hartford, Conn., was selected as the Hudson Valley Tourism agency of record. The firm will partner with Harquin Graphics, Inc., a branding agency, to promote the Hudson Valley region as a leisure and business destination.
The Hudson River Valley is comprised of 10 counties: Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Ulster and Westchester. As Hudson Valley Tourism’s “agency of record,” Co-Communications will be responsible for all public relations, advertising and online marketing initiatives.
“The Hudson River Valley is not only a vibrant tourist destination rich in beauty and history, but also a vital place to do business, and enjoy leisure time with family and friends,” Co-Communications president and founder Stacey Cohen said in a statement. “We are thrilled to partner with Hudson Valley Tourism to highlight this remarkable region and enhance its tourism.”
In 2011, visitors spent $4.6 billion in the Hudson River Valley, creating 82,527 direct jobs and generating $567 million in state and local taxes. Recently ranked No. 2 in its top ten travel destinations, Lonely Planet describes the Hudson River Valley as “a real city break, with leafy drives, wineries and plenty of farm-to-table foodie options.” National Geographic Traveler also named the Hudson Valley one of the top 20 must-see destinations in the world.
Co-Communications’ headquarters are located at 332 Main Street, Mt. Kisco, NY. They can be reached at 914-666-0066 or by visiting www.cocommunications.com.