Visit Spokane Announces New Director of National Accounts
(September 19, 2016) – Visit Spokane is pleased to announce Dionne Hulsey has joined the organization as Director of National Accounts - Central Region. As part of the sales team, Dionne will be based in Chicago and will work to bring meetings and conventions to the Spokane region.
Dionne’s vast amount of tourism industry experience includes working at Tourisme Montreal and Ottawa Tourism, as well as managing her own hospitality sales and marketing company. As a PCMA member for more than 15 years, Dionne served as the Chapter Treasurer for the Greater Midwest Chapter and was the recipient of the GEM Award in 2006.
“Dionne is a great addition to the Visit Spokane team, and we are fortunate to have her in the Midwest region,” said Robert Enriquez, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “Her sales and marketing experience and skillful knowledge of the industry will only increase our already strong sales effort.”
Dionne is a Purdue University alum, and serves on the inaugural board of directors for Association of Women in Events (AWE).
“I look forward to sharing my knowledge and experience with Visit Spokane and growing the sales effort for the Spokane region,” said Dionne. “Spokane is a wonderful destination, and I can’t wait to market the area so that even more meetings and conventions choose to book Spokane for their next event.”
About Visit Spokane
Visit Spokane generates economic growth for Spokane County by successfully marketing the Spokane region as a preferred destination for conventions and leisure travelers from around the world. Visitors to Spokane County spent an estimated $947 million in 2015, providing jobs for more than 10,000 residents in the region.*
*Figures provided by Dean Runyan Associates report for the year ending 2015.