About Destination Niagara USA

Destination Niagara USA is the official Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) for Niagara County, including the iconic Niagara Falls.

At Destination Niagara USA, we have the incredibly fun job of inspiring leisure and business travelers to explore not only the iconic waterfalls but everything else that we have to offer across our expansive and diverse destination.

We are a private non-profit with a mission to expand the economic prosperity of the Niagara Falls USA communities by generating individual and group visitation.

Contact Us

John Percy

President & CEO
(716) 282-8992 x307

Andrea Czopp

Vice President of Operations
(716) 282-8992 x306

Tina Mt. Pleasant

Director of Travel Trade Sales
(716) 282-8992 x315

Libby Woock

Director of Marketing
(716) 282-8992 x317

Richard Spiller

Director of Finance
(716) 282-8992 x304

Frank Campbell

Outdoor Promotions Director
(716) 282-8992 x303

Dana Colangelo

Visitor Center and Retail Manager
(716) 282-8992 x316

Reanna Darone

Sales & Services Manager
(716) 282-8992 x305

Krystina Iacovelli

Communications Manager
(716) 282-8992 x309

Lana Perlman

Office Coordinator
(716) 282-8992 x311


Name Business Category Position
Carol Calato Calato Manufacturing General Business Director
John DiGuiseppe Platter's Chocolates General Business Director
Mark Laurrie Niagara Falls City Schools General Business Director
Michael Zimmerman Harrison Place Studio General Business Director
Jennifer Pauly Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce General Business Director
Melissa Free Seneca Gaming Corporation Hospitality & Tourism Director
Gary Siddall Aquarium of Niagara Hospitality & Tourism Director
Lou Paonessa NYPA - Niagara Power Vista Hospitality & Tourism Director
Brett Stewart Merani Hotel Group Hospitality & Tourism Director
Frank Strangio Wingate by Wyndham Hospitality & Tourism Director
Mayor Robert Restino City of Niagara Falls Investor Appt. Director
Mayor Michelle Roman City of Lockport  Investor Appt. Director
Richard Updegrove Niagara County Legislature Rep. Investor Appt. Director
Angela Berti NYS Parks (Permanent Seat) Ex-Officio & Non-Voting Ex-Officio
John Percy Destination Niagara USA Ex-Officio & Non-Voting Ex-Officio
Anthony Vilardo USA Niagara Development Ex-Officio & Non-Voting Ex-Officio 
  Niagara University Hospitality Ex-Officio & Non-Voting Ex-Officio
  NCCC/Niagara Falls Culinary Institute Ex-Officio & Non-Voting Ex-Officio

DMAP Accredited Logo | Destination Niagara USA has been awarded the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) seal, illustrating a destination marketing organization's (DMO) commitment to industry excellence and to raising the performance and accountability of DMO's around the world.

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