Congratulations to Susan Wade who recently reached her 20th anniversary of working at the Convention & Visitors Bureau. Wade began working as public relations manager for the bureau after a stint as a reporter at “The News-Leader.” In her 20 years at the CVB, she has helped generate hundreds of stories about the city as
Megan Buchbinder is joining the staff of the Springfield, Missouri, Convention & Visitors Bureau as marketing director. She replaces Sean Dixon who is leaving Springfield to serve as president at Visit Topeka and as a vice president in the Greater Topeka Partnership. “I’m honored and thrilled to have Megan serving as my replacement,” Dixon said.
For the safety and well-being of our staff, the CVB offices will be closed beginning March 20 and staff will work from home. You can reach any of us by phone or email. A staff directory is available.
Madison Russell has joined the staff of the Springfield, Missouri, Convention & Visitors Bureau as content coordinator. Russell, a 2019 graduate of Missouri State University, is responsible for managing the CVB’s social media accounts, blogging and assisting with public relations activities. The CVB is a nonprofit marketing organization dedicated to improving the local economy through
The Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking to hire a Content Coordinator who will be responsible for creating and curating content for online marketing programs. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Other duties may be assigned as required. Creates high-quality written content for SpringfieldMO.org, the CVB blog and social media channels. Updates existing content as needed. With the
The Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau is hiring an Administrative and Marketing Assistant. Details for this position and how to apply are below: Summary: Provide general support to the administrative and marketing departments. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Other duties may be assigned as required. Serves as backup for the finance administrator. Assists with meetings, lunches
Congratulations to Dana Maugans, sales director for the Convention & Visitors Bureau. Maugans celebrated 20 years of employment at the CVB on Jan. 16. Maugans leads the sales force that works to bring group business, such as convention and amateur sporting events, to Springfield. During her tenure, thousands of people have visited the city due
Congratulations to Tracy Kimberlin on celebrating 30 years at the Convention & Visitors Bureau! Tracy, president of the CVB, was joined by past and present board chairs on his anniversary date – July 2 – and his current staff to commemorate his service to the bureau. He has seen many changes in the tourism industry
The CVB welcomes Lori Casey, who joined the Sales Department as group sales coordinator. Her responsibilities include assisting the convention sales department and working the group tour and travel market. Prior to joining the CVB staff, Casey worked at Haverty’s Furniture and sold real estate for Murney Associates Realtors. She also worked for the Round
The CVB is seeking qualified applicants for a group sales coordinator/group tour and small meetings specialist. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing support to the Group Sales and Services Department and overseeing the group tour and small meetings market. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following: Assist with research, prospecting and qualifying of