VISIT Milwaukee Names New Sales Account Executive
  • February 7, 2017
  • MILWAUKEE, WI  Connie Kopecky has joined the staff of VISIT Milwaukee as sales account executive. In her position, Kopecky will focus on bringing self-contained/single property meetings and conferences to the city.

    Ms. Kopecky comes to VISIT Milwaukee with more than 20 years of experience at GMR Marketing LLC, where her most recent position was director of travel, corporate events, meetings and hospitality.

    “Connie’s experience in building customer and partner relationships, while providing service excellence, makes her uniquely qualified to promote Milwaukee as a sought-after destination for the self-contained groups segment. We are happy to welcome her to the VISIT Milwaukee sales team,” said Paul Upchurch, president and CEO at VISIT Milwaukee.

    About VISIT Milwaukee
    Celebrating 50 years in 2017, VISIT Milwaukee is the Greater Milwaukee area’s convention & visitors bureau, marketing the destination as a top choice for business, convention, and leisure travel to national and international visitors to increase the economic impact of tourism in the region. Each year, tourism supports over 50,000 full-time jobs and brings in over $5 billion to the community.  VISIT Milwaukee has over 650 members, including hotels/motels, restaurants, attractions, services and area businesses. The City of Wauwatosa, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino and the Wisconsin Center District are strategic partners with VISIT Milwaukee, providing funding support for conventions and tourism programs.  For more information call 1-800-554-1448 or visit www.visitmilwaukee.org.