Thousands of stories are written about Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region each year.
The Visit Colorado Springs CVB Public Relations department assists local, national and international media in making these stories unique, current and factual by providing new and compelling story ideas, resources and referrals, assistance with media tours, news releases, photos, and videos.
Amy Long has been with VCOS since June of 2006. She oversees advertising, publications, the website, communications, partnership and events. She has a BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia and an MBA from the University of North Carolina. Amy volunteers as Board Chair for Keep Colorado Springs Beautiful and as part of the clean-up crew for Bear Creek Dog Park. Her Aussie, Dodger, is never far from her side, and he is not too sure how he feels about his new bother, Vincent.
Melissa, a Colorado Springs native, signed on with Visit Colorado Springs in 2015. She oversees the website development, content and performance and manages the various publications such as the Official Visitor Guide, Dining & Shopping Guide, Annual Report and Marketing Plan. She is a skilled graphic designer for both print and digital projects. Her dachshunds, Darla and Wilbur, are adorable and they know it.
Jane joined VCOS in January 2019 with a background in communication and social media. She supports the marketing team with newsletters, website updates, publications, ad sales, content creation and more. Jane has bachelor degrees in mass communication and journalism from Miami University. In her free time, you can find Jane sipping on a margarita, eating sushi, traveling or playing with her future dog that her boyfriend does not know about yet!