The mission of Explore Minnesota Tourism is to promote and facilitate increased travel to and within the state of Minnesota. Its goals are to:
(1) expand public and private partnerships through increased interagency efforts and increased tourism industry participation;
(2) increase productivity through enhanced flexibility and options; and
(3) use innovative fiscal and human resource practices to manage the state's resources and operate the office as efficiently as possible.
The director shall report to the legislature on the performance of the office's operations and the accomplishment of its goals in the office's biennial budget according to section 16A.10, subdivision 1.