Dekalb Visitor and Conventions Bureau

About This Project

Client: Dekalb Visitor and Conventions Bureau

About: This was a hyperlocal campaign that generated over 100 million impressions for our client by tapping into top, local influencers.


  • Raise awareness and attendance about one of Dekalb County’s newest festivals, the Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival, to both local residents and residents from five surrounding states, TN, AL, FL, NC, SC.
  • Drive conversation, excitement, and impressions around the campaign hashtag, #CherryFest17


  • Secured eight (8) top Atlanta area influencers to attend and promote the Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival to their readers and social media followers.
  • Each influencer shared a pre-event and post-event blog post which they syndicated across key social media channels.
  • Hosted and promoted the #CherryFest17 Twitter party using nine Twitter influencers.


 Campaign Statistics
Total Number of Influencers Hired 9
Total #Cherryfest17 Twitter/Instagram Campaign Impressions 133,522,172
Total Number of People Reached on Twitter During Campaign Period 5,464,682
Total Number of  Twitter Posts During Campaign Period 6,798
Total #Cherryfest17 Impressions During Twitter Party (March 22) 122,475,064
Total Number of Tweets During #Cherryfest17 Twitter Party 6,610
Total People Reached During #Cherryfest17 Twitter Party 5,832,793
Engagement Rate During Twitter Party (Replies & RTs vs. Original Posts) 86.6% (5,519 Tweets)
Total Instagram #Cherryfest17 Impressions 81,326

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