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DREAM JOB SPOTLIGHT: 

Kalene Griffith, President,  Bentonville CVB

We could have been lawyers. We could have been dentists. We could have been accountants. But no, we decided to pursue careers in tourism. In our Dream Jobs series, we interview some of the best and brightest within the tourism industry about how they broke in and get their advice to the next generation of tourism leaders.

Today, in honor of National Travel & Tourism Week, we feature Kalene Griffith, President,  Bentonville CVB

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DREAM JOB SPOTLIGHT: 

Brian Rucker, Sports-Sales Manager at Tupelo CVB

We could have been lawyers. We could have been dentists. We could have been accountants. But no, we decided to pursue careers in tourism. In our Dream Jobs series, we interview some of the best and brightest within the tourism industry about how they broke in and get their advice to the next generation of tourism leaders.

Today, in honor of National Travel & Tourism Week, we feature Brian Rucker, Sports-Sales Manager at Tupelo CVB

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DREAM JOB SPOTLIGHT: 

Janette Marson, Executive Director of Tourism at Lake Cumberland Tourist Commission

We could have been lawyers. We could have been dentists. We could have been accountants. But no, we decided to pursue careers in tourism. In our Dream Jobs series, we interview some of the best and brightest within the tourism industry about how they broke in and get their advice to the next generation of tourism leaders.

Today, in honor of National Travel & Tourism Week, we feature Janette Marson, Executive Director of Tourism at Lake Cumberland Tourist Commission.

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DREAM JOB SPOTLIGHT: 

Joseph Dabbs, TMP, Senior Director at Advance Travel and Tourism

We could have been lawyers. We could have been dentists. We could have been accountants. But no, we decided to pursue careers in tourism. In our Dream Jobs series, we interview some of the best and brightest within the tourism industry about how they broke in and get their advice to the next generation of tourism leaders.

Today, in honor of National Travel & Tourism Week, we feature Joseph Dabbs, Senior Director at Advance Travel and Tourism.

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DREAM JOB SPOTLIGHT: 

Chacara Harvin, CMP, TMP, Travel Trade Marketing Manager, Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority

We could have been lawyers. We could have been dentists. We could have been accountants. But no, we decided to pursue careers in tourism. In our Dream Jobs series, we interview some of the best and brightest within the tourism industry about how they broke in and get their advice to the next generation of tourism leaders.

Today, in honor of National Travel & Tourism Week, we feature Chacara Harvin, CMP, TMP, the Travel Trade Marketing Manager at Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority. 

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

 

6/17/2019  Director of Communications and Marketing | Rutherford County CVB

Director of Communications and Marketing

The Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau is currently seeking an individual to fill the role of Director of Communications and Marketing. The CVB Director of Communications and Marketing will be responsible for coordinating the development and execution of the Convention and Visitors Bureau’s overall marketing and communications efforts. This position is responsible for all aspects of the Rutherford County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s media relations activities; development of print and digital marketing materials; social media strategy and promotion of tourism-related events and assets. This position has a requirement for Adobe Creative Suite proficiency with advanced knowledge in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Full Details Here

Deadline To Apply: 12 noon EST on May 24, 2019

To Apply: Those interested in applying should send a cover letter, resume and 3 examples of design work
to lryan@rutherfordchamber.org.


5/17/2019  Sales Manager | Peachtree City CVB

Sales Manager

This position is responsible for the sales function for the Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB). Full Details Here.

Deadline To Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply: Applicants may apply at https://www.peachtree-city.org/jobs.aspx


5/3/19 Partner Relations Manager | Henry County in McDonough, Georgia

Partner Relations Manager
Visit Henry County, Georgia is seeking an outgoing individual to build relationships with the Henry County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s (CVB) tourism partners. The partner relations manager is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with the Henry County Convention and Visitors Bureau stakeholders, developing and implementing training and educational programing and assisting with the daily operations of the Henry County Welcome Center. This person will professionally and pleasantly interact with a variety people and, as appropriate, will represent the Henry County CVB at designated functions. Full Details Here

 

Deadline to Apply: Open until filled

To Apply: Interested parties should send indication of interest and their resume to Laura Luker

 


5/3/19 Tourist Program Coordinator | Alachua County in Gainesville, Florida

Tourist Program Coordinator

This is responsible administrative work coordinating a program in tourist development to ensure that implementation and prescribed activities are carried out in accordance with specified county objectives.
An employee assigned to this classification coordinates tourist development program activities to bring new dollars to the county by generating leads for group travel, conferences, events and individual travel in the county while ensuring efficiency and compliance with state, county and Tourist Development Council (TDC) standards.  Work is performed under the direction of a higher level supervisor or manager and is reviewed through conferences, reports, and observation of results obtained.  Full Details Here

 

Deadline to Apply: 11:59pm EST on May 24, 2019

To Apply:  Please apply online HERE

 


5/3/19 Market Intelligence Analyst | AL Gulf Coast CVB /Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Market Intelligence Analyst

The job is designed to work in concert with our VP of Marketing and vendor partners to derive marketing insights through research, analytics, tracking and reporting in order to provide recommendations for optimization and improved performance through Key Performance Indicator tracking. College degree required.  Experience with marketing research, digital marketing analytics, advertising technical tracking management, CRM program management, database reporting, dashboard development, data visualization and website development and management is required.  Experience in the Marketing Research Agency and/or travel/tourism/hospitality sectors experience is preferred.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: May 31, 2019

To Apply: Please email resumes and cover letters to Joanie Flynn


4/24/19 Georgia Visitor Information Center Manager| Georgia Department of Economic Development in Tallapoosa, GA

Georgia Visitor Information Center Manager

The Visitor Information Center Manager will be responsible for managing the Tallapoosa VIC and overseeing center activities. These will include but are not limited to customer service, team training and leadership, sales and advertising, assisting with content management for websites and publications, partner development and management, displays and overall look and feel of the VIC. Develops and implements special projects and promotions, and ensures that center goals are met. Performs administrative duties: Budget, reporting, hiring, scheduling, employee relations, performance management, and discipline. Identifies staff development needs and ensures that staff members receive necessary training. Attends meetings and gives presentations on behalf of the GDEcD.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply:  To apply for this position, you must submit your resumé and cover letter (PDF format preferred) via e-mail to: GDEcD no later than the deadline listed above. Include the position title and location in the subject line of your e-mail. If you do not have internet access or require an accommodation because of a disability, please contact GDEcD Human Resources at 404-962-4000.


4/18/19 Director of Member Development | Southeast Tourism Society in Roswell, GA

Director of Member Development

The Director of Member Development is responsible for the strategy, tactics and programs to create interest, demand, and recognition for Southeast Tourism Society and its programs. This position is also responsible for sales functions to achieve the company objective of membership growth and sponsorship sales while ensuring a consistent marketing message and positioning consistent with the board’s direction.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Please submit resume and cover letter via email to Southeast Tourism Society 


4/18/19 Marketing Internship | Southeast Tourism Society in Roswell, GA

Marketing Internship

This role will support the STS Staff with a variety of responsibilities that engage all facets of the organization and provides an opportunity to learn more about the tourism industry from a regional perspective.  Full Details Here

Pay: $9/Hr

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Please submit resume and cover letter via email to Wendy Thomas 

 


4/18/19 Membership Internship | Southeast Tourism Society in Roswell, GA

Membership Internship

This role will support the STS Staff with a variety of responsibilities that engage all facets of the organization and provides an opportunity to learn more about the tourism industry from a regional perspective.  Full Details Here

Pay: $9/Hr

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Please submit resume and cover letter via email to Wendy Thomas 

 


4/12/2019 Director, Global Market Development | Georgia Department of Economic Development

Director of Global Market Development

The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) is the state’s sales and marketing arm, the lead agency for attracting new business investment, encouraging the expansion of existing industry and small businesses, addressing macro level workforce issues, locating new markets for Georgia products, attracting tourists to Georgia, and promoting the state as a destination for arts events and location for film, music and digital entertainment projects, as well as planning and mobilizing state resources for economic development. The Tourism Division promotes the State of Georgia as a tourism destination. This
position manages the day-to-day operations and supervision for the Global Market Development team. The successful candidate’s primary goal is to build relationships with domestic group tour operators, international travel trade, and media to expand awareness and availability of Georgia’s destinations and travel products. Full Details Here.

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled. Candidates who apply earlier have a better chance of being selected for an interview, so apply ASAP.

To Apply: To apply for this position, you must submit your resumé and cover letter (PDF format preferred) via e-mail to: jobs@georgia.org no later than the deadline listed above. Include the position title and location in the subject line of your e-mail. If you do not have internet access or require an accommodation because of a disability, please contact GDEcD Human Resources at 404-962-4000.


4/12/2019 Tour and Travel Manager/Trails Coordinator | Alexandria-Pineville, Louisiana

Tour and Travel Manager/Trails Coordinator

To plan, organize and execute the sales efforts (and related services) focused toward the motorcoach and individual traveler markets. To assist with the advertising and public relation efforts of the bureau. To cultivate an in-depth knowledge of the Alexandria/Pineville area. Full Details Here.

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply: Send resume to Cindy Leggett cindy@apacvb.org


4/12/2019 Executive Director | Lake Martin Tourism Association

Executive Director

The Lake Martin Tourism Association (LMTA) in Alexander City, AL is seeking an Executive Director to develop, coordinate, direct, implement, and administer a strategy for marketing Alexander City and the Lake Martin Area as a tourism destination. LMTA is a NEW community organization and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to build the organization from the ground up.. Full Details Here.

Deadline to Apply: Deadline for resumes is no later than 4:00 pm CDT, May 1, 2019. Only qualified applications will be considered.

To Apply: Interested applicants may submit a resume, references, and cover letter to info@alexandercitychamber.com or mailed to: Executive Board, Lake Martin Tourism Association, P.O. Box 218, Alexander City, AL 35011.


4/12/2019 Group Sales Manager |Visit Roswell Georgia

Group Sales Manager

The Roswell Convention & Visitors Bureau – Visit Roswell - is currently hiring for a Group Sales Manager. The ideal candidate will possess a high level of energy, enthusiasm, creativity, and aggressiveness in the market. Additionally, the candidate should be able to think on his or her feet, be resourceful, and possess the ability to switch-task throughout the day. This candidate should also demonstrate excitement for and expertise on a destination nationally recognized for its growing dining scene, retail establishments, parks system, and breweries, as well as its historic assets. Full Details Here.

Deadline to Apply: Resumes will be reviewed beginning April 15, 2019.

To Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Andy Williams, CMP, TMP, at ASWilliams@RoswellGov.com.

 


4/12/2019 Senior Director of Community Engagement and Programs | Cobb Travel and Tourism

Senior Director of Community Engagement and Programs

The Senior Director of Community Engagement & Programs position shall be responsible for managing and developing a strategy to grow and promote new and existing programs and engage with hospitality and business communities. Manage the Director of Partnerships & Programs position. Full Details Here.

Deadline to Apply: April 5, 2019

To Apply: Contact: lhorn@travelcobb.org


4/4/19 Tourism Director | Calhoun County Area Chamber & Visitors Center in Anniston, Alabama

Tourism Director

The primary role of the Tourism Director is to promote Calhoun County as a Tourist Destination and to promote attractions and events in the Calhoun County Region.  This position is responsible for the coordination of the Chamber’s Tourism and Visitor’s Bureau and to increase local hotel occupancy.   Other responsibilities include working with chamber members, especially hoteliers and other travel industry professionals, to put strategic direction to targeting affinity groups for outdoor recreation opportunities, marketing existing attractions and events, attracting trade or other events, and developing new events to increase travel within the area.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Email resume to Linda Hearn, IOM 

 


3/20/2019 Content Manager

Content Manager for North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce/Convention & Visitors Bureau

To develop experimental copy for marketing channels in conjunction with marketing leadership at the North Myrtle Beach Chamber and CVB. Oversee content creation activities and manage the content calendar. Must be articulate across all channels, understand how to grab the attention of target audiences to inspire transactions and travel to the region. Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and writing samples to hr@northmyrtlebeachchamber.com

3/15/2019  Tourism Sales Manager

Tourism Sales Manager - Rogers, Arkansas

Visit Rogers fosters economic growth by promoting Rogers as a world-class destination. We are seeking an individual to sell and promote Rogers to planners of sports events and group tours, creating economic opportunities for our partners and the community. This individual aligns with the Visit Rogers team in creating sales and marketing practices that promote the Visit Rogers brand.
This full-time, non-exempt position reports directly to the Executive Director and is a member of the Visit Rogers team, a division of the Rogers Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce. Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply: E-mail a cover letter of interest and resume to jr@rogerslowell.com. Qualified candidates only will be contacted for consideration.


3/18/2019 Tourism Director

Tourism Director for Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber and Visitors Bureau

The Chamber seeks an experienced Tourism Director to lead the strategic direction and tourism marketing for Dahlonega-Lumpkin County. For additional information regarding the Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber and Visitors Bureau visit www.dahlonega.org.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Applications will be accepted through Monday, April 15, 2019, or until the position is filled.

To Apply: To apply for the position, please send a cover letter and resume to dlccc@dahlonega.org, or via postal mail to 13 S Park St, Dahlonega, GA 30533.



 3/15/2019 Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager for Valdosta-Lowndes Co. Conference Center & Tourism Authority

The Valdosta-Lowndes Co. Conference Center & Tourism Authority generates a favorable public image for VLCCCTA and the destination by producing ad campaigns, press releases and creating public relations campaigns focused on the leisure and group sales markets and other areas within VLCCCTA boundaries and mission. Marketing the destination is the core responsibility of this position, requiring the manager to study trends and project future ones that might affect VLCCCTA. The position, at times, requires long hours and dedication to meet the VLCCCTA mission. Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: May 28, 2019

To Apply: Email resume to chamilton@valdostatourism.com


3/07/2019 NPCA Regional Director of Development, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast Regions

Regional Director of Development, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast Regions National Parks Conservation Association

NPCA Regional Directors of Development work with the Senior Managing Director and Vice President of Development to create and implement a multiyear strategy for growing the organization’s major individual gift ($10,000+) fundraising program. Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply: All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by submitting your resume and cover letter directly online to www.npca.org.


2/22/19 Executive Director | Greater Bridgeport CVB  in Bridgeport, West Virginia

Executive Director

The Executive Director of the Greater Bridgeport Convention and Visitors Bureau is
responsible for the management of its staff and all daily operations of the GBCVB and
implementation of established GBCVB policies and procedures, as well as internal policies
approved by the GBCVB Board of Directors, and acts as a primary spokesperson for the
organization.  
Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Email resume and references to Scott Duarte 

 


2/15/19 Regional Executive Director | The Heart of Appalachia Tourism Authority in St. Paul, Virginia

Regional Executive Director

Markets the region to foster good public relations and directs the development of all travel and tourism marketing. Represents the region in joint planning sessions to establish a regional marketing strategy that increases visitor spending and overnight stays. Maintains an enthusiastic, self-reliant and self-starting approach to meet job responsibilities.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: March 31, 2019

To Apply:  Email resume to Kitty Barker 

 


2/15/19 ARC Sales and Marketing Manager | Alexandria Riverfront Center in Alexandria, Louisiana

ARC Sales and Marketing Manager

To plan, organize and execute a wide range of standard and customized convention and meeting servicing contracting and sales efforts for organizations hosting their events in the Alexandria Riverfront Center. To plan, organize and execute the marketing and advertising efforts of the Alexandria Riverfront Center. This is not intended to be a comprehensive list of duties performed by this classification, but rather a representation of general duties. This classification performs other event related duties as needed, directed or required.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Email resume to Cindy Leggett 

 


3/04/19 Director of Sports Sales and Services | Cobb Travel & Tourism in Atlanta, Georgia

Director of Sports Sales and Services

The Sports Sales Manager duties include: prospecting for new business, servicing committed business, managing sports event production, and producing reports and other documentation that assists the department in reaching annual goals of increasing total number of room nights produced by sports in Cobb County, thus increasing economic impact in the county.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply: March 15, 2019

To Apply: Submit resume to rrogers@travelcobb.org

 


Jobs & Internships | VISIT FLORIDA, Tallahassee, Florida

VISIT FLORIDA®, The Official Tourism Marketing Corporation for the State of Florida, serves as Florida's official source for travel planning to visitors across the globe. VISIT FLORIDA is not a government agency, but rather a not-for-profit corporation created as a public/private partnership by the Florida Legislature in 1996. As the Sunshine State's No. 1 industry, tourism was responsible for welcoming 118.8 million visitors in 2017.  Based on the latest economic impact study, Florida visitors spent $112 billion and supported 1.4 million Florida jobs.  According to the Office of Economic and Demographic Research, for every $1 the state invests in VISIT FLORIDA, $2.15 in tax revenue is generated. VISIT FLORIDA also works closely with travel agents, tour operators, meeting and event planners, and is responsible for operating Florida's five Official Welcome Centers. VISIT FLORIDA currently has 146 positions in Florida and an international team of contracted staff covering Canada, China, India, Germany, Latin America and the United Kingdom. VISIT FLORIDA's corporate office is located at 2540 W. Executive Center Circle, Suite 200, Tallahassee, Florida 32301. Current Openings listed HERE


Career Search | Georgia Department of Economic Development, Atlanta, Georgia

Join our team! The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) plans, manages and mobilizes state resources to attract new business investment to Georgia, drive the expansion of existing industry and small business, ensure a skilled and capable workforce to meet employer needs, locate new markets for Georgia products, inspire tourists to visit Georgia and promote the state as a top destination for arts events and film, music and digital entertainment projects. GDEcD is a professional, fast-paced, results-oriented environment and we seek dynamic professionals to fill the positions listed below. We also have an ongoing internship program to help students learn more about the workplace and prepare for careers. We welcome and encourage you to apply for any open position that you feel is a good fit for your skills and interests.

View our Current Openings listed here.


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NCWorks Online | North Carolina Department of Commerce

NCWorks Online  Connecting Talent to Jobs A one-stop online resource for job seekers and employers in North Carolina. Job seekers can search for jobs, create resumes, and find education and training. Employers can find candidates, post jobs, and search labor market information.

Current Openings listed HERE


Career Opportunities | State of South Carolina

Something for Everyone - As the state’s largest employer, South Carolina state government offers employment in a wide variety of career fields all across the state.  Career Development - As a large and diverse employer, South Carolina state government offers many opportunities for career advancement and training and development. Generous Benefits - Great health insurance, retirement plan options, paid vacation and sick leave, and more!  South Carolina state government offers a wide range of benefits to full-time, permanent employees.  Work-life balance programs such as telecommuting and flexible work schedules are available to some employees. Public Service - Every job in South Carolina state government exists to serve the citizens of the Palmetto State. A career with us gives you the opportunity to live in, work for, and give back to our great state!

Current Openings listed HERE


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