FROM THE DIRECTOR OF SALES & MARKETING | SHELBI WALKER
At Visit Concord our sales team is dedicated to promoting Concord as a premier destination for meetings and events. Through targeted marketing campaigns, networking events, and collaborations with local businesses, we strive to attract corporate clients, associations, and organizations to host their gatherings in our vibrant city. Our team works closely with event planners, providing personalized assistance to ensure seamless coordination and unforgettable experiences for attendees. By showcasing Concord's unique venues, accommodations, and diverse culinary scene, we aim to position our city as a top choice for hosting meetings and events.
The sales efforts at Visit Concord have a profound impact on the local hospitality and tourism industry. Booking meetings and events not only brings in a steady stream of visitors but also generates significant economic benefits for the community. These events lead to increased hotel occupancy rates, restaurant patronage, and spending on local attractions and services. As a result, businesses in the hospitality sector experience growth, job creation, and enhanced visibility. Additionally, the economic impact extends beyond the immediate industry, benefiting various sectors such as transportation, retail, and entertainment. By attracting and hosting meetings and events, Visit Concord plays a crucial role in stimulating the local economy and fostering a vibrant tourism ecosystem.