• Meet Marsha Wilson, Visit Durango’s New Sales Manager

     
    POSTED August 30, 2018
     

These interviews are part of a series that highlights new hires within the industry. Have you recently started a new role or do you know someone who has? Submit your ideas to Megan Gosch. 

Marsha Wilson recently become the Durango Area Tourism Office's sales manager.

What are you looking forward to most in your new position as Sales Manager for the Durango Area Tourism Office?
I’m very excited to be working with such a fantastic team and having input on organizational decisions. I’m always very motivated by being able to see the impact of my work on other people.

What are you hoping to achieve in this new role?
Tourism is big business and I have a strong desire to help make an economic impact for the city and county.

How have your previous experiences prepared you for this role?
My years of diverse experience have prepared me well for this role, along with my persistence of sharing how Durango will be a positive experience guests won’t want to miss.

How did you first get into the hospitality and tourism industry? 
My introduction to hospitality and tourism started with The Ritz-Carlton Atlanta in the early 1980s.

What do you enjoy most about the industry?
Meeting people of all walks of life and building on those relationships.

What are some of your favorite things about Durango so far?
I love how the community works so well together and the small town-feel with the beauty of the landscapes.

Diverse, extensive experience and a passion for both DC and Denver are what Lester Robinson II is bringing to Visit Denver as the new sales director, Washington DC Region. A Michigan native, Robinson has been in the DC area for 10 years and has traveled all over the country for work. Prior to joining Visit Denver, he worked with Caesar’s Entertainment in Las Vegas and Hilton Worldwide in Baltimore and Michigan.

 

These interviews are part of a series that highlights new hires within the industry. Have you recently started a new role or do you know someone who has? Submit your ideas to Megan Gosch

Stephen McClean recently became the food and beverage director for the Garden of the Gods.

 

These interviews are part of a series that highlights new hires within the industry. Have you recently started a new role or do you know someone who has? Submit your ideas to Megan Gosch

RMC, the largest privately owned destination management company in North America recently appointed a new General Manager, Christin Tubbs, who will now be directing RMC’s Aspen and Vail offices.