The Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) announces a new role for Megan Wilkinson as manager, convention services and the promotion of Joseph Henry as manager, technology.
In her new role, Wilkinson will work closely with ACVB member companies to source suppliers for customer needs and collaborate with ACVB marketing and public relations departments to provide destination marketing materials to the meeting planners, supporting convention attendance building. She will manage bookings for groups with a minimum of 250 hotel room nights on peak to major citywide accounts. Wilkinson began her career with ACVB in 2016 as administrative assistant, tradeshow sales and was promoted to manager, sales in 2017.
As manager, technology, Henry is responsible for monitoring ACVB’s local area network (LAN) while providing technical support to ensure equipment and facilities are operating at maximum efficiency. He joined the organization in 2014 as specialist, technology, playing an essential part in the organization’s technological advancement, onboarding new staff members into the internal system and assuring continued availability of resources during ACVB’s recent office renovation.
Established in 1913, the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) is the official destination marketing organization for the city and serves to favorably impact Atlanta’s economy through conventions and tourism. A private, not-for-profit organization, ACVB bolsters Atlanta’s $16 billion hospitality industry which generated nearly 56 million visitors in 2018. For more info, visit atlanta.net.