Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau Teams Up with New York Jets on Facebook


Fans of the New York Jets & Pocono Mountains Can Enter to Win Prizes

Pocono Mountains, PA – As summer comes to a close, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) has made a fast transition into the fall season, partnering with the New York Jets football team for a Facebook campaign.

As in seasons past, the PMVB has launched multi-faceted campaigns surrounding their efforts on Facebook. This fall is no different, as the PMVB has begun three Facebook sweepstakes with the New York Jets Facebook page (facebook.com/Jets), which started on Sunday, Sept. 9, along with the Jets? winning season opener. The Pocono Mountains is featured in a customized sweepstakes tab on the Jets page, which has a fan base of over 1.4 million. The Jets page will be actively encouraging fans of their page, to visit the tab to enter to win a Pocono Mountains winter getaway, by ?liking? the PMVB (@PoconoTourism) page on Facebook. Each month a different getaway package including New York Jets gear and a Pocono Mountains lodging facility and ski resort will be featured within the tab, as well as in Jets? Facebook posts. Prizes include stays at the Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort, the Inn at Pocono Manor and Woodloch Resort, as well as ski/snowboard passes and rentals from Shawnee Mountain, Camelback Mountain Resort and Ski Big Bear.

?We are excited to be working with such a well-known brand. The partnership will allow us to reach and interact with our largest market of New York and New Jersey residents,? said David West, vice president of marketing for the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. ?Since fans must ?like? our page in order to be entered, we are expecting significant growth to our Facebook page, with fans who are likely to visit or have visited the region in the past.?

To learn more about Pocono Mountains/New York Jets sweepstakes, visit the tab on the New York Jets Facebook page, Pocono Mountains Facebook Sweepstakes.

About the Pocono Mountains | Any time of year is a good time to visit the Pocono Mountains, located within driving distance of most major East Coast cities. This region teeming with history offers year-round cultural tours and art exhibitions, abundant antiquing and brand-name shopping and a full calendar of festivals showcasing the heritage, music and food of the Pocono Mountains. Even the most discerning traveler will find comfortable accommodations in the Pocono Mountains, which offers an eclectic mix of resorts, distinctive properties and quaint, country inns and bed and breakfasts.

Pocono Mountains visitor information is available online at 800poconos.com or by phone at 800-POCONOS (800-762-6667).  Follow PoconoTourism on Facebook and Twitter to stay current with up-to-date information. Established in 1934, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is a private, non-profit, membership organization. The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization for the four counties of Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne in northeastern Pennsylvania, striving to promote, educate and attract visitors to the beautiful Pocono Mountains. Additionally, the Bureau aims to keep its? members abreast to the latest in regulation, changes in the industry and business development in the Pocono Mountains.