SPARTANBURG, SC – 21 November, 2016 – The Spartanburg Convention & Visitor’s Bureau (SCVB) is pleased to welcome Megan Collins as its new Visitor Services Coordinator, assisting the sales team in selling Spartanburg County as a destination for meetings, conventions, group tours, sporting events and tournaments.
“We are very excited to have Megan join our staff,” said CVB Executive Vice President Chris Jennings. “Her enthusiasm and experience in the tourism industry will serve us well in building relationships with clients in order to bring more group business to Spartanburg.”
Collins will be responsible for working with SCVB sales staff to determine lodging, housing and other support needed by event planners and attendees. She will be working with CVB Sales Manager Patricia Byrd and Sports Marketing Sales Director Kristyn Smith to host more groups in the region. Spartanburg County has more than 3,000 hotel rooms and 400,000 square feet of meeting space for professionals to convene.
ABOUT SPARTANBURG CVB: The Spartanburg Convention & Visitors Bureau (SCVB) is the official destination marketing organization for the City and County of Spartanburg, South Carolina. The SCVB celebrates this amazing destination located in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, which is home to a thriving downtown and rich arts and culture community.
Spartanburg also offers visitors plentiful outdoor recreation opportunities as well as history that amazes. Originally called the Hub City for its railroad crossroads, Spartanburg is conveniently located at the junction of Interstates 26 and 85, making it a popular destination throughout the Southeast. Once you visit, you’ll understand there’s no place like it. There’s only one Spartanburg.
Learn more at www.visitspartanburg.com, or go on social media and use #visitspartanburg and #onespartanburg to share the story.