Visit San Antonio has promoted Néstor Núñez to senior sales manager. In his new position, Núñez will lead sales efforts for San Antonio in the domestic northeast and southeast markets.
Núñez joined the Visit San Antonio team in 2009 as a sales manager focused on Texas meetings, advancing to the role of national sales manager, handling larger meeting groups across multiple geographic regions. Prior to joining Visit San Antonio, Núñez served as a sales director with Hilton Hotels & Resorts. A graduate of the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, Núñez earned his certified meeting professional (CMP) certification in 2012 and is also a certified tourism ambassador (CTA) for San Antonio. He currently is earning a Certified Association Sales Executive certification (CASE) from the Professional Convention Management Association.
The Visit San Antonio destination sales department is a key player in securing group meetings and industry trade shows which contribute significantly to the San Antonio economy. Additionally, the destination sales team is responsible for helping San Antonio maintain a high level of visibility within the meetings industry and maintaining ongoing communications with key customers.
Visit San Antonio is a 501(c)6, and serves as the sales and marketing arm of San Antonio as a leading leisure and meetings destination. San Antonio welcomes 20.9 million overnight visitors annually. Hospitality is one of the top five industries in the city, contributing $13.6 billion into the local economy and employing more than 130,000. For more info, visit VisitSanAntonio.com.