Visit Orlando is pleased to announce it has hired Barbara Herod, CMP as National Accounts Director. She will be based in Washington, DC. Herod comes to Visit Orlando with vast experience in sales, most recently with Experient, Inc. and the San Diego Tourism Authority. Throughout her career, Herod has hired and trained sales staff, spearheaded new business development and established relationships with corporate and association meeting professionals throughout the country.
"With Barbara's extensive experience in the association market and her strong business relationships throughout the years in the Washington, DC, area, we feel Barbara will be a great addition to the team," says Fred Shea, Visit Orlando's senior vice president of sales & services.
Herod is a member of American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) and Meeting Professionals International (MPI).