Visit Greater St. Cloud is the marketing power and destination management arm behind the Greater St. Cloud region. Our staff responds to visitor inquiries, assists convention planners and works with group tour operators to provide a fun and interesting stay for all who stop in the area. It is our job to tell the world why Greater St. Cloud is the perfect place to visit and meet. We could go on and on about our festivals, concerts, art exhibits, sporting events, natural wonders, unique dining and shopping experiences, many hotels, perfect meeting venues and more… but we’d rather you discover them yourself. Take a look around, ask us questions, and when you’re ready, let us help you take it easy in Greater St. Cloud.


Emily Bertram

Marketing Manager

Emily has a history in advertising agencies and technology that makes her a social media and marketing guru. From blogging to video advertising to social media, she manages it all for Visit Greater St. Cloud. Her goal is to promote your business, event, and the Greater St. Cloud Area.

Nikki Fisher

Director of Sales

If her personality and shine doesn’t get you, her 15 years of experience with Visit Greater St. Cloud will. Experienced in all facets of event planning, production and promotion, Nikki can show you how easy it is to have the perfect meeting in Greater St. Cloud.

Rachel Thompson

Executive Director

With an extensive history in event planning and the tourism industry, Rachel is an expert on all things fun in the Greater St. Cloud Area. As the leader of Visit Greater St. Cloud, she advocates for tourism and hospitality as it drives economic growth for the St. Cloud Area. 


Craig Besco

Sales Manager

With a robust background in customer service, Craig’s specialty includes finding unique venues to host events of up to 250 people. Pair this with his passion for the industry and you will be working with an individual who is dedicated to making your event stand out.