Partners

St. Mary's County values all shops, restaurants, accomodations, sites and attractions as partners in promoting our county and providing our visitors with the best experience.

 

Information for Hospitality Industry Businesses, Sites, Attractions and Event Producers - Promote Your Business for FREE!

As an official St. Mary’s County Tourism partner, you will be connected to the tourism and hospitality industry within the county and will receive a variety of benefits, and it’s Free

If you are interested in becoming an official St. Mary's County Tourism Partner and have not received your login information, please register through the links below.

Please register as an Industry Partner if you represent a hospitality and tourism business, such as a museum, historic site, hotel, bed & breakfast, campground, restaurant, specialty shop, gallery, outfitter, charter boat captain, marina, water excursion, state park, hunting and fishing supplier, sports venue, agritourism site, golf course, winery and meeting and banquet venues.

Please register as an Event Producer if you represent a group that produces local tourism related events. Smaller events should contact St. Mary's County Tourism to determin appropriateness of posting on the Tourism website or consider posting on the county's community calendar on http://www.stmarysmd.com/.

 If you need to re-receive your login information, please click "Forgot Username or Password?" under the Login, or email andrew.ponti@stmarysmd.com.

Access Tourism & Hospitality Industry Partner Registration

Access Event Producer Registration

 

If you have your login information, please see the directions below.

Below is a step-by-step set of instructions for how to login, view and update your account and listings. These instructions can also be found on their specific pages. You can use these instructions to have as a reference, or you can go directly to “LOGIN

STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS

1) Access your account

  1. click “LOGIN” tab in the top right of the page
  2. type in the Username and Password we’ve provided
  3. click “Login” button – this will take you to the “Partner Homepage

On the Partner Homepage, you will need to first complete the Partner Terms of Agreement and verify your contact information. Then you will be able to change you Username and Password, Edit Your Existing Listings, Submit New Listings, and access your Partnership Benefits.

2) Complete the Partner Terms of Agreement and verify your Contact Information

The contact information you will see on the Partner Homepage is for St. Mary’s County Tourism’s information only. This is not what the public will see.

  1. Complete the Partner Terms of Agreement
    1. Read the Partner Benefits & Requirements
    2. Read the St. Mary’s County Government Website Policies
    3. Check the boxes to signify that you:
      1. Are an authorized representative of your organization
      2. Agree to abide by the Partner Requirements
      3. Have read and agree to abide by the St. Mary’s County Government Website Policies

If you do not agree to the Partner Terms of Agreement, we cannot allow you to post listings to the website. Please do not skip this step.

  1. Verify your Contact Information
    1. Click the box of text you wish to edit
    2. Delete and/or type information in the box
  2. Once you’ve completed the agreement and all your information is correct, click the “Submit” button

If you wish to change your username or password, click on “Change Username, Email or Password” in the left navigation bar on the Partner Homepage, and follow the instructions on that page.

 

3) Edit your listings:

  1. Click “Edit Existing Listings” on the left side of the page
  2. Select the title of the listing you wish to edit
  3. Click the box of text you wish to edit
  4. Delete and/or type information in the box
  5. Click all check boxes that are appropriate for your business, including which categories the listing should fall under (listings can have multiple categories)
  6. Only select Official Designations if your organization has been designated as an official site.
  7. Upload any Images or Logos you want to display
    1. Click “Browse
    2. Locate and click to select the image you want to upload from your computer
    3. Click “Submit
  8. When you are happy with the information you’ve provided click “Submit” at the bottom of the page

All edits and submission will be proofed for accuracy and appropriateness by St. Mary’s County Tourism before being made public on the St. Mary’s County Website.

If you need any assistance, please call St. Mary’s County Tourism at 301-475-4200 ext. 1404 or email andrew.ponti@stmarysmd.com. We will be happy to assist you over the phone or through email, or we can set up a meeting to help you in person.

Instructions for submitting new listings

We have already created basic listings for you, but if you open a second location or host a new event, we encourage you to submit a new listing. Each location of a business and every event can have their own listings to help people find specific places and events on the website.

Below are step-by-step instructions for creating new listings.

How to Submit a New Business & Attraction Listing:

  1. Click “Submit Listings” on the upper left side of the Partner Homepage based on what type of listing you are submitting
  2. Enter a title for the listing you wish to create
  3. Click the text boxes and type in the information for your new listing
  4. Click all check boxes that are appropriate for your business, including all categories the listing should fall under (listings can have multiple categories)
  5. Only select Official Designations if your organization has been designated as an official site.
  6. Upload any Images or Logos you want to display
    1. Click “Browse
    2. Locate and click to select the image you want to upload from your computer (images must be smaller than 500KB in size)
    3. Click “Submit
  7. When you are happy with the information you’ve provided, click “Submit” at the bottom of the page

How to Submit a New Event Listing:

  1. Click “Submit Event Listings” on the upper left side of the Partner Homepage
  2. Enter a title for the listing you wish to create
  3. Click the text boxes and type in the information for your new listing
  4. Click all check boxes that are appropriate for your business, including all categories the listing should fall under (listings can have multiple categories)
  5. Only select Official Designations if your organization has been designated as an official site.
  6. Upload any Images or Logos you want to display
    1. Click “Browse
    2. Locate and click to select the image you want to upload from your computer (images must be smaller than 500KB in size)
    3. Click “Submit
  7. When you are happy with the information you’ve provided, click “Submit” at the bottom of the page

All edits and submissions will be proofed for accuracy and reviewed for appropriateness to mission, goals and objectives of St. Mary’s County Tourism before being made public on the St. Mary’s County Tourism Website. St. Mary's County Tourism retains final say and approval over all listings and content on the website.

If you need any assistance, please call St. Mary’s County Tourism at 301-475-4200 ext. 1404 or email andrew.ponti@stmarysmd.com. We will be happy to assist you over the phone or through email, or we can set up a meeting to help you in person.