About Us


About NYC & Company

NYC & Company is the official destination marketing organization for the five boroughs of New York City. Our mission is to maximize travel and tourism opportunities throughout the City, build economic prosperity and spread the dynamic image of New York City around the world.

A 501(c) 6 private corporation, NYC & Company represents the interests of nearly 2,000 member organizations across the spectrum of businesses and organizations in the City.

NYC & Company provides resources for visitors to discover everything they need to know about what to do and see in NYC. In addition to an integrated market development team in New York City with a focus on group, meeting/convention, leisure and events motivated travel, we have a global communications and market promotion network around the globe, including 17 representative offices on five continents, to promote visitation. Together with satellite convention sales offices in the US to develop group business, NYC & Company’s marketing efforts—both consumer and business facing—position the City to attract business and leisure travelers.

Senior Leadership Team

Fred Dixon, President and CEO

Bryan Grimaldi, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel

Rich Lovatt, Chief Financial Officer

Kelly Curtin, Executive Vice President, Membership

Nevah Assang, Senior Vice President, Cultural & Community Relations

Marnie Baretz, Managing Director, Program and Partner Marketing

Jason Berman, Managing Director, Brand Marketing

Bernadette Carter, Managing Director, Marketing Operations and Strategy

Reginald Charlot, Managing Director, Tourism Development, Established Markets

Jerry Cito, Senior Vice President, Convention Development

Chris Heywood, Senior Vice President, Global Communications

Donna Keren, Senior Vice President, Research and Analysis

Makiko Matsuda Healy, Managing Director, Tourism Market Development

Maria Wilcox, Senior Vice President, Hotel Relations

NYC & Company Board of Directors

Travel and Tourism Highlights

For information about visitation, hotel demand and the value of tourism, download our Talking Travel & Tourism brochure.


NYC & Company
810 Seventh Ave., 3rd fl.
New York, NY 10019