Tourism Committees

Welcome to Bozeman, Montana, the northern gateway to Yellowstone National Park that will offers incredible recreational opportunities or an inspired and productive meeting venue in an even more inspiring location. The Bozeman area is rich with exciting and memorable experiences. Enjoy the picturesque views, clean air, walking/bike trails, streams and world class recreation.

The purpose of our tourism division is to enhance economic development of the community through the promotion of tourism and meetings.

chamber board of directors liaison:

Gregg Alexander

Prime Incorporated

Andrew Ash

Comfort Inn

convention & visitors bureau committee (CVB)

Chair: Daryl Schliem - BACC

  • Coordinate and manage the distribution of tourism materials at the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport & 19th Ave Rest Area
  • Enhance tourism leads to local businesses
  • CVB website update
  • Write and implement a joint tourism marketing plan

  • Promoting tourism as an economic and sustainable industry.

convention center development

Chair: Daryl Schliem - BACC

  • Explore public/private partnership
  • Financing
  • Marketing
  • Operations

  • Plan & execute steps for proposed convention center.

tourism advisory council

Chair: Daryl Schliem - BACC

  • Attend 3 Tourism Advisory Council Meetings.
  • Attend Annual Governors' Conference on Tourism.

  • Strengthen Gallatin County’s economy through the promotion of the region as a vacation destination and meeting place and partnering with the State of Montana Tourism Office.

tourism business improvement district committee (TBID)

Chair: Daryl Schliem - BACC

  • Begin renewal of TBID funding.
  • Design and implement a marketing plan which enhances current tourism marketing efforts.
  • Partner with State, Bozeman CVB & other entities to leverage marketing dollars.
  • Recruit new citywide events.
  • Respond to City-wide RFP’s.

  • Enhance current tourism marketing efforts to attract new markets and continue to grow current markets.