CVB Hiring for Two Positions

The Convention & Visitors Bureau has an opening for a full-time group sales coordinator in the Sales Department and a part-time receptionist at the Route 66 Springfield Visitor Center. The group sales coordinator will be responsible for overseeing the group tour and small meetings market and provide support to the group sales and services department.

Promotions at the CVB

Two CVB staff members were recently promoted to new positions. Congratulations to both! Sean Dixon, interactive media manager since June 2010, was promoted to assistant marketing director. He is now responsible for overseeing the marketing department and all digital advertising. Adam McMullin, interactive content coordinator since August 2015, was promoted to community manager. He writes the

Perez Receives Award from Missouri Chapter of the Society of Government Meeting Professionals

Lisa Perez, sales manager for the Convention & Visitors Bureau, received the Supplier of the Year Award from the Missouri Chapter of the Society of Government Meeting Planners. The annual award is for active participation in the organization during the 2014-15 year, said Annette Wallace, president of the organization Wallace said Perez went “above and

CVB Staff Grows

Jennifer Holt has joined the staff of the Convention & Visitors Bureau as finance/administration assistant. Holt will assist Karen Smith, finance/administration manager, by serving as backup for financial functions including accounts payable, accounts receivable, billing, payroll and benefits administration.  She will also be responsible for general office administrative duties such as inventory ordering and maintenance,

CVB Hires Advertising Sales Assistant

Welcome aboard to Abby Terhark who has joined the CVB staff as an advertising sales assistant. Terhark will assist Jane Rips, partner development manager, with advertising sales; data entry of advertising sales contracts and billing information; phone, e-mail and in-person follow up with advertising clients; updating the client history database; trafficking advertising sales materials (ie.