The Burbank Hospitality Association, doing business as Visit Burbank, is the official destination marketing organization for the City of Burbank, California. Visit Burbank’s mission is to promote Burbank, for tourism and to improve the tourism business environment through the development and operation of a tourism improvement district and other programs and initiatives.

The goal of the Burbank Hospitality Association is to utilize funds to increase occupancy and promote Burbank as a premier business and leisure destination. A ripple effect is also anticipated in terms of safeguarding hospitality industry jobs, increasing sales at restaurants and retailers, expanding the general job market, and boosting attendance at arts and cultural events.


Visit Burbank Visitor’s Guide

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Visit Burbank Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Visit Burbank Board Members

Tony Garibian, Chair
Danny Kahn, Vice Chair
Michael Swaney, Treasurer
Sundeep G. Vaghashia, Secretary
Lucy Burghdorf, Director, Public Affairs & Communications
Tom Flavin, CEO
Julio Flores, General Manager
Adrian Pastrana, General Manager
Patrick Prescott, Community Development Director
(Ex-Officio Member)
Alan Puana, Director of Sales
Richard Sandoval, Vice President (Non-voting Member)
Alan Tate, General Manager
Tom Whelan, General Manager



Burbank Sister Cities

The mission of Burbank Sister City is to promote communication, goodwill, and cultural awareness between the City of Burbank and its designated Sister Cities.

The Burbank Sister City Committee is a volunteer organization of members of the Burbank community. The City of Burbank has four international sister cities: Ota, Japan; Incheon, South Korea; Gaborone, Botswana; and Solna, Sweden.

Solna, SwedenOta, JapanIncheon, KoreaGaborone, Botswana