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Ryan Bonifas has joined the Raleigh Convention Center team as director of events. He will oversee all events hosted at both the Raleigh Convention Center and Red Hat Amphitheater, as well as the maintenance and operations for both facilities. Bonifas has held similar roles with Fair Park in Dallas, as well as Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra.
The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau has named Jessica Rodgers as its new convention sales manager. She will support the convention and tourism sales department in selling Shreveport and Bossier City to convention, corporate, medical, and national regional association meeting planners. Rodgers has nine years of sales experience, and previously worked as the sales manager for Shreveport Convention Center.
Steven Cabezas has joined Louisville Tourism’s convention sales department as a small meetings manager. He will handle group bookings of 300 or less rooms on a peak night. His markets include the corporate, agricultural, fraternal, public affairs, veterans, and reunion segments. He joins the organization from TownePlace Suites by Marriott, where he served as director of sales.
Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate has appointed Jen Isham to the role of senior sales manager. Isham brings more than 13 years of experience as an award-winning sales professional to her new position. Most recently, she served as director of strategic accounts for Experient Inc., where she was responsible for maintaining and growing portfolios for strategic accounts with a focus on sales management, project management, event management, and client service leadership within the event industry.