You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Gulf Coast's $20B Tourism Biz Asks BP to Foot Advertising Bill In Wake of Devastating Spill, Oil Giant Weighs Requests for Funds to Keep Visitors Coming By Michael Bush, Published on May 17, 2010 5 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.