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The New Smyrna Beach area is bouncing back from Tropical Storm Nicole, which landed on Thursday, November 10th. If you have an upcoming reservation, please call your property ahead of time to ensure there have been no changes to your vacation plans. Some businesses and coastal areas were damaged, and the community has been working diligently to clean up and fully reopen. Thankfully, many businesses and residences were not affected at all by the storm. We wish everyone strength and support during this time.

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    SVAA Information

    Economic Impact through Tourism Promotion

    Mission

    Building responsible tourism to elevate economic vitality and quality of life.

    Vision

    Inspiring memorable coastal chic experiences for residents and visitors.

    Brand Promise

    Market the destination in its authentic style and continue to protect the destination's assets through sustainable tourism.

    Our Values

    We Serve – We are committed to promoting the ultimate New Smyrna Beach experience.  We put our heart and soul into it.

    We Protect – We are committed to responsible growth and sustainable tourism.  We are stewards of the resources entrusted to us.

    We Share – We welcome collaboration and working inclusively across all levels. We respect and support one another.

    We Own – We take ownership of our actions.  We are professional and transparent.  We empower ourselves to get things done.

    We Beach – We embrace a laid-back lifestyle.  We seek transformative experiences for residents and visitors.

    Who We Are

    Meet Our Staff

    We are a diverse team with years of experience in promoting destination marketing in the State of Florida, hospitality business, and customer service.

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    Debbie Meihls, CDME
    President & CEO | Film Commissioner
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    Elizabeth Gifford
    Marketing Director
    Haley Chenowith
    Marketing Coordinator
    haley@visitnsbfla.com

    SVAA Board Meetings

    Hours & Location

    Board meetings are held once every quarter, typically on the fourth Tuesday of the month. Meetings start promptly at 10:00 am. All meetings are being held at the NSB Visitor Bureau offices: 2238 State Road 44, NSB, FL 32168. If you have any questions or needs, please contact us at 386-428-1600.

    Next Scheduled Board Meetings (2021-22FY)

    December 20, 2022

    Click Below to Submit Public Comments

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    Our Board Members

    Chair: Betsy Baker – HDG Hotels - betsy@visitnsbfla.com
    Vice Chair: Jamie Dudley – Springhill Suites - jamie@visitnsbfla.com
    Treasurer: Donna Ruby – Ruby Property Management - donna@visitnsbfla.com

    Member: Chad Truxall – Marine Discovery Center - chad@visitnsbfla.com
    Member: Tom Clapsaddle – Country Inn & Suites - tom@visitnsbfla.com
    Member: Rebecca Simmons – Norwoods Tree House - rebecca@visitnsbfla.com
    Member: Richard England – The Hub on Canal - richard@visitnsbfla.com

    Current Fiscal Year Agenda, Minutes & Other Documentation

    Agendas and Minutes FY21-22

    Agenda September 27, 2022
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes April 26, 2022
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes February 22, 2022

    Previous meetings:

    Agenda and Meeting Minutes December 14, 2021
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes Oct. 26, 2021
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes September 28, 2021
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes April 20, 2021
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes February 23, 2021
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes December 15, 2020
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes October 27, 2020
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes September 22,2020
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes June 23,2020
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes  April 28, 2020 
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes February 25,2020
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes December 17, 2019
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes October 22, 2019
    Agenda and Special Meeting Minutes September 24, 2019
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes August 27, 2019
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes June 25, 2019
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes April 23, 2019
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes February 26, 2019
    Agenda and Minutes December 18, 2018 
    Agenda and Retreat Meeting Minutes September 25, 2018
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes August 28, 2018
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes June 26, 2018
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes April 17, 2018
    Agenda and Special Meeting Minutes March 20, 2018
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes February 20, 2018
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes December 19, 2017
    Agenda and Workshop Meeting Minutes October 18, 2017
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes October 17, 2017
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes August 15, 2017
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes June 20, 2017
    Agenda and Special Meeting Minutes May 4, 2017
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes April 18, 2017
    Agenda and Special Meeting Minutes April 18, 2017
    Agenda and Special Meeting Minutes February 21, 2017
    Agenda and Meeting Minutes January 17, 2017

    Short-Term Rental Information

    As a short-term rental, you must be registered with both the city (Business License Tax Receipt) and the State (Department of Business & Professional Regulation License) to be operating legally. Follow the link for more information on how to obtain these licenses.