LOUISVILLE, KY — Louisville Tourism has named Elizabeth Yienger its fourth National Sales Manager. Yienger’s responsibilities include promoting and selling Louisville as a convention, meeting and trade show destination to Northeast-based national associations, government organizations and corporations from Maryland to Maine. She is based in New York.
Yienger has held regional director roles with Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels, handling large accounts throughout the Northeast. She has also held regional roles for both Visit Baltimore and Visit Orlando, focused on Northeast corporate and association customers for each of the organizations.
“We are thrilled to welcome Elizabeth to our convention sales team,” said Karen Williams, President & CEO of Louisville Tourism. “Her background and authenticity are exactly what we were looking for to represent Louisville to the Northeast market.”
Yienger will be active in several membership-based hospitality industry organizations, including PCMA, ASAE and the Northeast CVB Representatives organization.
Yienger is native to the Louisville area, having grown up in neighboring Jeffersonville, IN. She started her hospitality career at the Hyatt Regency Louisville.