Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB); a.k.a. Experience Olympia and Beyond

The VCB is the official destination marketing organization for Thurston County. Passionate about tourism, economic development, and enhancing our local community, our destination marketing team works tirelessly to inspire, inform, and influence travelers to visit the remarkable region we call home.


We strengthen the region’s economy by developing meaningful experiences and promoting travel to vibrant Thurston County.


Travel to Thurston County offers treasured moments that leave visitors and residents feeling inspired and fulfilled.


Regionalism—We are better together. Our product is more compelling, marketing is more effective and investments are better made when we work together to serve the whole.

Leadership—Unafraid to make the tough decisions, we pursue opportunities to grow our region’s economy by experimenting with progressive destination marketing strategies, convening community collaboration, and forging strategic partnerships. 

Accountability—We do what we say we’re going to do when we say we’re going to do it. We communicate results early and often.

Passion—We are unabashed cheerleaders for our destination--we celebrate everything that is good in our community.

Excellence—We strive for quality in all things. The work we produce is professional and polished.

 Meet the Team

Shauna Stewart 2018

Shauna Stewart

Jeff Bowe 2018

Jeff Bowe

Director of Sales
Moira Davin 2018

Moira Davin

Director of Marketing and Communications
Michael Cordier

Michael Cordier

Office Manager
Kelly Campbell 2018

Kelly Campbell


Contact the VCB 

Phone: (360)704-7544 | Email: info@experienceolympia.com

About the Visitor & Convention Bureau

Our team of zealous destination marketing professionals are as passionate about the Thurston County community as we are about our belief in the power of travel to change the world. We work day in and day out to strengthen the region's economy by developing meaningful experiences and promoting travel to vibrant Thurston County.