Visit Dallas is proud to announce the appointment of Tony Armer as Commissioner of the Dallas Film & Creative Industries Office (DCFIO). Armer will begin his new role on January 1, 2023.
Armer comes to Visit Dallas from St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida, where he has been the Film Commissioner since 2014. During his tenure, Armer ushered in the most productive era of the St. Petersburg-Clearwater Film Commission’s 30-year history, driving record-breaking revenue and economic impact for the county. Additionally, he is an award-winning filmmaker and founded the internationally acclaimed Sunscreen Film Festival.
“We are thrilled to welcome Tony to the Visit Dallas team. With his extensive experience, strategic mindset and immense creativity, he is uniquely qualified to revitalize the Dallas Film & Creative Industries Office and position Dallas as a premier destination for creative leaders across the country and beyond,” said Craig Davis, President and CEO of Visit Dallas.
Read more about Tony Armer and his appointment via the Visit Dallas press room page.