Contact:

Ken Vandruff
Director of Communications & Marketing
Greater Wichita Convention & Visitors Bureau
email kvandruff@visitwichita.com
phone 316.660.6305

 

Jan. 15, 2008

For immediate release

GWCVB WELCOMES THREE NEW STAFF MEMBERS

(Wichita, Kan.)  -  The Greater Wichita Convention & Visitors Bureau has added three new employees.

Leslie Harvey joined the GWCVB as marketing manager. She is responsible for production of internal publications and creation of advertising for placement in local, regional and national newspapers and magazines. She was a freelance graphic designer before joining the GWCVB. She also teaches graphic design at Butler Community College.

Rachel Janes has been hired as destination sales manager. She will be responsible for national, regional and government accounts. Janes worked for 2½ years with the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission as an administrative assistant and housing director. Most recently, she was a sales specialist for the Hayes Company.

Adrienn Massaglia is the new sales coordinator. Massaglia is a native of Hungary and her experience includes six years working for one of the first members of the Budapest Stock Exchange, as well as working for a trading company with sales throughout Europe.

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Visit Wichita markets the greater Wichita area as a major convention and tourism destination, thereby enhancing the economic development of the city, county, region and state. Visit Wichita is led by President and CEO Susie Santo, and in 2013 travel and tourism contributed more than $1 billion in economic impact to the Wichita MSA.