MIDDLETOWN, CT — Taia Lionetti has joined the Connecticut Convention & Sports Bureau (CTCSB) as Manager of Convention Services & E-Marketing. Lionetti works with meeting planners and event managers who are considering or have booked conventions or conferences in the northern part of Connecticut. In addition, she manages the CTCSB’s social media platforms and online presence.
Lionetti is a magna cum laude graduate of Central Connecticut State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality and Tourism. In addition to her Sales & Administration internship at the CTCSB, she was an Event Services intern at the Pastoral Center of the Archdiocese of Hartford in Bloomfield, CT. While pursuing her degree, she was employed as a Manager of the CCSU Student Center, responsible for the general supervision of an 80,000-sq.-ft. multipurpose facility, as well as for two support facilities, and a staff of student employees.
A 2019 recipient of the President’s Citation Award at Central Connecticut State University, Lionetti also was named the university’s 2019 David A. Ross Student Leader of the Year, in recognition of her leadership abilities and acting as a role model to others.