Greater Phoenix CVB Archives

Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee Announces Board

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The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee announces its Board of Directors for Super Bowl XLIX. The board of directors is comprised of business leaders that volunteer their time to drive the state’s efforts for Super Bowl XLIX. The Host Committee is a private, non-profit Arizona corporation. The mandate of the Host Committee is to galvanize… Read More →

Greater Phoenix CVB Wins 2012 Gold Service Award

by in Business News | Travel

Readers of Meetings & Conventions magazine have bestowed the prestigious Gold Service Award on the Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau for the 22nd consecutive year. Meetings & Conventions magazine is a leading publication among meeting professionals, and 50,000-plus subscribers each plan a minimum of three off-site meetings, conventions and/or trade shows per year. The… Read More →

Greater Phoenix CVB Names New Director Of National Accounts

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Greater Phoenix CVB Names New Director Of National Accounts The Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau increases its sales staff with the addition of Lynn Whitehead. Lynn Whitehead is the new Director of National Accounts. Based in Baltimore, Whitehead will spearhead the Greater Phoenix CVB’s citywide accounts with 1,001+ rooms on peak night originating in… Read More →

Greater Phoenix CVB Hires Hyatt Veteran As Director Of Sales

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by in Business News | Workforce

The Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau has hired Lorne Edwards as its new director of sales. Edwards joins the Greater Phoenix CVB after a 16-year sales career at Hyatt Hotels Corporation, where he most recently served as director of sales and marketing at two Boston-area hotels. Edwards also spent three years as associate director… Read More →