Media Assistance

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.

If this is a PAID placement, please submit a proposal or RFP to our Agency. 

Chelsy Offutt

Director of Communications

Chelsy is a Colorado Springs native and holds a Communications degree from UCCS. She joined VCOS in 2008 and directs all activities of the Communications department, including PR, advocacy, media relations, crisis communications, travel writer trips, social media and photo/video asset management. She enjoys fashion, traveling and her two labs, Gunner and Champ.

Julia Palomino

Communications Coordinator
(719) 685-7638

Julia joined VCOS in 2017 with a background in non-profit work and holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication from Santa Clara University. Julia creates online content such as videos, social media posts and blogs. A southern New Mexico native, she enjoys yoga, rock climbing and eating green chile.