Ridgeland Tourism welcomes new executive director

Ridgeland Tourism welcomes new executive director

Chris Chapman

The Ridgeland Tourism Commission has selected Chris R. Chapman as its new executive director, replacing Mary Beth Wilkerson, in June who retired.

Chapman has over 30 years experience in the tourism and travel industry of Mississippi, incling being truly a bureau manager for Visit Mississippi (the state’s tourism office). A Bachelor is held by her of Science from Mississippi State University, is really a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) through the Convention Industry Council, serves on the Mississippi Tourism Association board and holds a certification in Convention Marketing through the International Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus. Lately, she was president of Chapman Meeting Professionals, LLC, which focuses on consulting on all phases of event and meeting planning, along with meeting market sales destination and development management goals.

BEFORE YOU GO…

… we’d prefer to require your support. More folks are reading the Mississippi Business Journal than previously, but advertising revenues for several conventional media are falling fast. Unlike many, we usually do not work with a pay wall, because you want to continue providing Mississippi’each day s most comprehensive business news each and. But that does take time, money and effort. It really is done by us since it is essential to us … and vital that you you equally, if you’d prefer the flow of trustworthy news and information that have always kept America strong and free for a lot more than 200 years.

If those that read our content shall help fund it, we can continue steadily to bring you the most effective in information and news. Please contemplate joining us as a valued member, or if you like, create a one-time contribution.

Click for more info