Testimonials

Blenheim Palace – Dominic Hare CEO

We are proud to work together with many iconic attractions in partnership with Experience Oxfordshire to ensure that our wonderful heritage-led destination continues to draw visitors to the area and to generate economic value for local people in the future.

Bicester Village – Clive Doble, Tourism Director

Oxfordshire is an exciting destination for culture and shopping enthusiasts alike. Bicester Village is proud to work closely with our partners at Experience Oxfordshire to develop luxury products and itineraries and, together, to show Oxfordshire to be the world-class destination it is. The role of Experience Oxfordshire in facilitating connections, as well as in cementing Oxfordshire’s reputation within the global tourism industry, is invaluable.

Cherwell District Council – Councillor Lynn Pratt, Lead Member for Estates and the Economy

Tourism in many ways supports jobs locally and provides enhanced services for residents. Cherwell District Council strongly supports Experience Oxfordshire and the great work they undertake on behalf of the district, and we wish to ensure that local businesses can gain full advantage from the services and expertise offered by this valuable partnership.

The Evergreen Agency – Aaron Rudman-Hawkins, Founder and Managing Director

We’re hugely proud of our Oxfordshire heritage and have strong local roots here with our client base and team, so partnering with Experience Oxfordshire is a natural and obvious step to be involved even more on a local level. We’re looking forward to sharing our SEO expertise and helping grow its site reach and online visibility, as well as being and ambassador for such a credible organisation!

GWR – Gauthier Hardy, Regional Marketing Manager

As a transport provider we see our role in destinations as an important one. We are delighted to be Ambassadors of Experience Oxfordshire and help to encourage visitors to come to the city, county and Cotswolds. These strategic relationships are extremely important for us as we further strengthen our network and services.

Hedges Law – Nicola Poole, Managing Director

With our strong and historic links throughout Oxfordshire, personal, professional, and commercial, our collaboration with Experience Oxfordshire makes perfect sense. It’s a pleasure to support Experience Oxfordshire and its partners while they work to showcase the richness and diversity within our city and county.

JACKfm – Ian Walker, Managing Director

JACKfm is committed to being at the centre of all things local and our partnership with Experience Oxfordshire enables us to do that. We are able to share across all three of our stations, JACKfm, JACK 2 and JACK 3 all the exciting work and events that Experience Oxfordshire is working with and promoting throughout the county. We are delighted to work alongside Hayley and the team to help maximise Oxfordshire as a destination.

Oxford Bus Company – Phil Southall, Managing Director

We are proud to have been a founding Ambassador of Experience Oxfordshire. We believe passionately in working with partners to deliver high quality bus and coach services for our county, and Experience Oxfordshire helps us to connect with new partners, to promote the services we offer to both domestic and overseas tourist markets and to help make tourism in our county more environmentally sustainable.

As a major attraction operator in our own right – through our City Sightseeing tours – Experience Oxfordshire is always there to provide advice and useful trends and tourism statistics for us to ensure that we stay up to date with what appeals to both domestic and international markets, so we can tailor our products accordingly.

Oxford City Council – Councillor Mary Clarkson, Cabinet Member for Culture Tourism and Leisure

Experience Oxfordshire plays a central role in the city’s rapidly growing tourism and hospitality economy. Their ability to bring together many businesses involved across the sector, and to promote tourism to both international and domestic visitors, makes a vital contribution to the Oxford brand across the globe.

Oxfordshire County Council – Councillor Neil Fawcett, Cabinet Member for Community Services and Safety

Oxfordshire County Council recognises the significant contribution tourism makes to the economic success of the county. We’re pleased to maintain our long-standing support for Experience Oxfordshire in their work to promote the visitor economy to national and international markets by forging the partnerships that make Oxfordshire a top choice for visitors to the UK.

Stagecoach Oxfordshire – Rachel Geliamassi, Managing Director

Stagecoach in Oxfordshire is committed to connecting people places, so our role in our destination is an important one. We are delighted to be Ambassadors of Experience Oxfordshire to support the county’s visitor economy. Our strategic relationships with Hayley and the team is extremely important for us as we invest in our services to commemorate 40 years of Stagecoach proudly serving its customers.

Westgate Oxford – Brendan Hattam, Centre Director

Westgate Oxford has transformed Oxford bringing a new dimension for tourists. We work closely with our partners at Experience Oxfordshire. Their critical role in bringing partners in Oxford together and presenting Oxford to the world is invaluable. We are proud to support Experience Oxfordshire and their efforts to inspire the rest of the world to discover and explore all that our marvellous city has to offer.

The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels – Phillip Lewis, General Manager

The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels is delighted to work alongside Experience Oxfordshire. The DMO plays a vitally important role in supporting local businesses and bringing visitors into the city. We look forward to continuing to support the invaluable work of Hayley as we create experiences that celebrate the optimistic energy of the local community and pay homage to the city’s heritage and history.

Royal Cars – Nick Breakspear, Business Development Manager

Being a part of the local community is very important to Royal Cars and our partnership with Experience Oxfordshire allows us to be a bigger part of that community. Experience Oxfordshire play a considerable role in enhancing Oxfordshire’s standing within the tourism industry and enabling connections throughout the county and beyond. We are honoured to be a partner with Experience Oxfordshire and their expertise and vast network have been a priceless resource for Royal Cars over the years and long may it continue.

Bicester Hotel Golf & Spa – Lee Wood, Resort Sales Manager

Bicester Hotel Golf & Spa is delighted to share its positive partnership that it has with Experience Oxfordshire, continually throughout the partnership they have helped us drive all areas of our business to create a broader brand image to reach more potential clients, both in the corporate and leisure industry. Having the inside knowledge of market trends, they also support us in driving campaigns and upcoming events which is allowing our events to reach their full potential.

Along with the professionalism, Experience Oxfordshire do offer a lovely personal touch, which now more than ever is extremely important as we aim to get back to the busy Hospitality world that we are all used to. Thank you so much for your continued support and we look forward to what the future holds.

Fairytale Farm – Nick Laister, Director

We have found Experience Oxfordshire to be a vital partner when operating a small tourism business. As well as the obvious marketing benefits, they have a very personalised approach to working with small attractions like Fairytale Farm. They have been very proactive at identifying grant funding sources, assisting with lobbying, organising networking, and training events and providing advice when we have needed it. I would wholeheartedly recommend that any small tourism business in Oxfordshire joins this organisation.