The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau is pleased to announce that Gina dePingre’ has been hired as the sales and service coordinator.
DePingre’ will support the convention and tourism sales department in selling Shreveport-Bossier’s group tours, convention and meeting space and 10,000 plus hotel rooms. The team attracts new business and maintains client relationships through direct sales, customer and facility relationships, trade shows and client events.
DePingre’ most recently worked at the Denton Chamber of Commerce in Denton, Texas where she served as the membership director. There she oversaw programing, development, events, fundraising, and volunteer coordination with local partners. In 2008, she was honored as the Denton Business Person of the Year for her outstanding work at the Denton CoC.
“Bringing Gina on the team with her knowledge and understanding of the hospitality business is a compliment to an already awesome sales force,” said David Bradley, vice president of sales and services.