The Communications Department recorded $1,462,797 in outer-market earned media value for March. Coverage recorded for the month in major outlets included Forbes, C-SPAN, Garden & Gun, Virtuoso Traveler, New York Daily News, Chicago Tribune, Arizona Daily Star, Corporate & Incentive Travel, Texas Meetings + Events, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Publimetro (Mexico), CTV Ottawa (Canada), Traveller (Australia) and Revista Lugares (Argentina).

The majority of the March media coverage for San Antonio was from the pre-COVID crisis that took hold in mid-March. The fantastic C-SPAN coverage was filmed in January and aired in late March as media began to focus on inspiration for future travel.

C-SPAN – Cities Tour: San Antonio

Forbes – These Hotels Recognize Incredible Women

Tribune Content Agency – Taking the Kids - when they are on the autism spectrum

Garden & Gun – The Southern Agenda: Festivals Without Borders

  • Earned media value – $69,343 (print only)

Traveller (Australia) – Spanish Twist on Texas