FCVB names new Director of Meetings and Conventions
Fairbanks, Alaska (AK) – The Fairbanks Convention and Visitors Bureau (FCVB) announces the recent hiring of Helen Renfrew as Director of Meetings and Conventions. She is responsible for contributing to the economic development of the community by selling the Fairbanks region as a meeting destination.
Renfrew brings more than 12 years of hotel sales experience to the FCVB position. For the past eight of those years, she has been employed as the Sales Manager for the Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge. Renfrew has actively participated as a team player in the FCVB Meetings and Conventions Committee throughout her tenure in hotel sales. Her travel industry career actually began in 1993 working for the FCVB. She has attended the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
About the FCVB
The Fairbanks Convention and Visitors Bureau is a non-profit marketing organization whose mission is to enhance the quality of the visitor experience and to contribute to the economic well-being of the Fairbanks region by marketing to potential visitors. The FCVB markets Fairbanks as a year-round destination - filled with light, energy and warmth - by promoting local events, attractions and activities to independent travelers, group tour operators, travel agents, meeting planners and the media.-30-
Posted: February 3, 2010