Contact Information and Personnel - Visit Tampere

Visit Tampere - Your Travel Companion

Visit Tampere Ltd is an expert organization for tourism, events and congresses in Finland’s most popular tourist city, Tampere. Our goal is to strengthen the position of Tampere as an internationally attractive location for tourists, events and congresses. We are owned byt the City of Tampere and we are a subsidiary of Business Tampere.

Contact us! We are happy to help you.

Street address (appointments)

Visit Tampere
Kelloportinkatu 1 B
FI-33100 Tampere

 

Postal address

Visit Tampere Ltd
Kelloportinkatu 1 C
FI-33100 Tampere

 

Billing address

Please note, that we do not accept paper invoices or invoices via e-mail.

Visit Tampere Ltd
(P.O. Box 320, FI-33101 Tampere)

E-invoicing details:

EDI: 0037259074692410
Operator ID: 003708599126
Operator: Liaison Technologies
Business ID (Visit Tampere Ltd): 2590746-9

Include the name of the orderer as reference.

If your company cannot send e-invoices, please register for Liaison eInvoicing portal by the City of Tampere: https://einvoice.liaison.com/portal/app/login/index.rails

Administration

Harri Airaksinen

Chief Executive Officer
harri.airaksinen@visittampere.fi
+358405041215

Johanna Holmberg

Chief Administrative Officer
johanna.holmberg@visittampere.fi
+358405386652

Partnerships and Networks

Noora Heino

Head of Partnerships and Networks
noora.heino@visittampere.fi
+358445378337

On maternity leave.

Jari Ahjoharju

Chief Business Development Officer
jari.ahjoharju@visittampere.fi
+358400638696

Pirjo Puukka

Senior Specialist
pirjo.puukka@visittampere.fi
+358400484982

I’m responsible for the German and UK markets working together with the Western Lakeland area and Visit Finland.

Why Tampere?

Tampere is rough and relaxed, easy going and beautiful. A mixture of vivid city life and peaceful nature.

Mari Saloniemi

Senior Specialist
mari.saloniemi@visittampere.fi
+358505945951

I’m in charge of the Asian market, working in close cooperation with my colleagues in the Western Lakeland area and Visit Finland.

Why Tampere?

I fell in love with Tampere 30 years ago, when I first arrived here. It felt like home, right away. And I fall in love with it again every day.

Grigory Kharitidis

Project Manager
grigory.kharitidis@visittampere.fi
+358408395424

I am in charge of Russian market B2B and B2C. Also managing Lakesperience tourism marketing and development project to promote Tampere’s lake services in Germany.

Why Tampere?

Because it feels so safe and comfortable here, and all the lakes, forests and the true Finnish spirit.

Matti Pollari

Project Manager, Sustainable Tourism Hub
matti.pollari@visittampere.fi
+358408007800

Building a Hub and a development platform for sustainable low carbon tourism services in Särkänniemi amusement park area. Cycling and local culture are dear to my heart.

Why Tampere?

Tampere has the best mörköpötkö, the best Popeda and the best Kummeli in Finland, need I say more?

Marketing and Communications

Johanna Holmberg

Chief Administrative Officer
johanna.holmberg@visittampere.fi
+358405386652

Olga Javits

Specialist
olga.javits@visittampere.fi
+358408650243

Heli Jokela

Specialist
heli.jokela@visittampere.fi
+358408441116

I’m a marketing multitasker, and also responsible for the Visit Tampere Partners Network during Noora Heino’s maternity leave.

Why Tampere?

My beloved home city is a mix of intriguing past, eventful present and head-spinning plans for the future.

Jenika Kervinen

Specialist
jenika.kervinen@visittampere.fi
+358408609818

I manage the visittampere.fi website’s Finnish and English contents, create articles and bring out the best of Tampere on social media and newsletters.

Why Tampere?

Tampere keeps surprising me in a positive way, even after over a decade of working in tourism as well as being born and raised here!

Laura Vanzo

Photographer
laura.vanzo@visittampere.fi
+358447200578

I’m Visit Tampere’s photographer. I make visual contents (pictures, videos, cinemagraphs) for our different channels, and I’m responsible for our Photo Bank and our Instagram.

Why Tampere?

Tampere has all the excitements of a big city surrounded by peaceful nature. A photographer’s dream!

Matilda Salminen

Event producer
matilda.salminen@visittampere.fi
+358405866453

I’m in charge of Visit Tampere event productions. I collaborate with event organizers and influence in various city development projects. I coordinate the Tampere Deck and Arena project’s Visit Centre activities. 

Event Services

Perttu Pesä

Chief Operating Officer
perttu.pesa@visittampere.fi
+358505876200

Contact me for major events and event bidding.

Marko “Stenari” Stenström

Senior Specialist
marko.stenstrom@visittampere.fi
+358505799226

Contact me for cooperation with the authorities, and event infrastructure questions.

Heidi Korkeamäki

Specialist
heidi.korkeamaki@visittampere.fi
+358404853143

Contact me for event visibility, event contracts, major event bidding materials, and whenever you don’t know who else to ask an event-related question.

Turo Leppänen

Senior Specialist, Business Intelligence
turo.leppanen@visittampere.fi
+358408609217

I’m responsible for data and analytics services and participate in various digitalization and event projects.  

Why Tampere?

Tampere offers all advantages of a big city in a conveniently compact package. That’s why Tampere.

Congresses

Pia Helminen

Senior Specialist, Congresses
pia.helminen@visittampere.fi
+358407066448

I’m the person to contact if you are planning an international conference in Tampere. You can also meet me at international fairs or at sales calls.

Why Tampere?

I love the history and beautiful red brick buildings in Tampere.

Laila Walldén

Senior Specialist, Congresses
laila.wallden@visittampere.fi
+358406838789

I’m the person to contact if you are planning an international conference in Tampere. You can also meet me at the university campuses.

Why Tampere?

Tampere is a city of  great museums, festivals and concerts. Yet the nature is always around the corner and the distances are short.

Visit Tampere Tourist Information

www.visittampere.fi
visittampere (at) visittampere.fi
Tel. +358 (0)3 5656 6800

Visit Tampere tourist information offers information, brochures, tips, maps and much more. For both summer and winter season, we gather together a weekly activity programme with suggestions for every weekday. The tourist information is at your service all year round on social media and by e-mail and telephone, and in the summertime you can get service in person at Frenckell service point. We will also be present at major events.

Guided tours

You can book a guided tour or a guide for your tour from Tavicon Ltd.

tampere.guides (at) tavicon.fi
Tel. +358 3 233 0400

Tavicon Guidance Fees 2019