VisitGreenvilleSC Staff Directory
VisitGreenvilleSC is among the most productive economic development organizations in the region, and for good reasons. This is a passionate, informed and professional group. Every person here works hard and has celebrated as both the City and County of Greenville have been recognized in a number of rewarding successes. We are here to help—to answer any questions and meet any needs you may have.
We invite you to contact us via phone or email, or to stop by either of our convenient downtown Greenville locations. If you're looking for general information about the greater Greenville area, simply contact our Visitor Center or request a Visitor's Guide online. And if you're exploring possible meetings destinations, we invite you to submit an RFP or call us to learn more about meetings and conventions in Greenville, South Carolina.
M-F: 8:00a-5:00p, Sat: 9:00a-5:00p, Sun: 12:00n-4:00p
City Hall Building, 1st Floor
206 S. Main Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Sales and Marketing Office
Open M-F: 8:30a-5:30p
148 River Street, Suite 222
Greenville, SC 29601
Executive Vice President/Chief Strategic Officer
Chief Marketing Officer. yeahTHATgreenville Brand Architect and Navigator. Strategic Thought Leader. Key Contributor to the Creative Process. yeahTHATgreenville Passionista!
Vice President, Sales
In addition to leading and supporting the Yeah, THAT Greenville Sales Team, personally identifies and cultivates relationship within the Corporate, Cultural, Fraternal & Military market segments with the goal of having them conduct their meetings & events here in Greenville, SC.
Senior Sales Manager
Facilitates relationships between Greenville venue / hotel sales teams and meeting planners in the Faith-Based and Educational market segments, to bring their meetings, conventions, and events to Yeah, THAT Greenville!
Identifies and cultivates key relationships with State, Regional, and National Associations with the end goal of convincing them to say, YEAH, to Greenville, SC.
Robin Wright, CSEE
Senior Sales Manager
Promotes, markets and sells the destination for sporting events, tournaments and conventions. Attends sports tradeshows, scouts out tournaments, conducts site visits, makes outbound sales calls, and assists with the Hobby market.
Research Analyst & Group Sales Project Manager
Responsible for VGSC research functions, including sales account database builds, tourism-related economic indicators, and tourism statistics. Oversees VGSC grant programs and accreditation.
Group Sales Coordinator
Assists the four Sales Managers and the VP of Sales in day-to-day tasks including collating responses to RFPs, creating destination proposals, and organizing site visits. Tasks also include minor servicing for groups that are committed to coming into market.
Administers and manages all paid media for leisure tourism and group sales advertising. Manages VGSC research partner relationships, specific to advertising conversion and ad effectiveness.
Group Sales Marketing Manager
Oversees development and implementation of marketing efforts on behalf of the Group Sales team. Co-manages VisitGreenvilleSC’s merchandise program strategy and implementation.
Social Media Content Manager
Manages all VisitGreenvilleSC social media strategy and implementation, as well as execution of daily and campaign tactics, including creating and posting content to VisitGreenvilleSC’s social media profiles. Also responsible for engaging with social media comments, questions, and private messages.
Leisure Travel & Community Outreach Marketing Manager
Oversees development and implementation of leisure travel marketing efforts and PR efforts and analytics. Provides project management support on the annual Visitor’s Guide and co-manages VisitGreenvilleSC’s merchandise program strategy and implementation.
Stephanie Thorn, PDM, Simpleview Master
Leisure Travel Marketing Project Manager
Oversees and manages the annual Visitor's Guide, VisitGreenvilleSC.com, the eStore, all integrated tourism software (CRM/CMS/eMarketing, etc.), and both original and sponsored digital or print content. Provides internal Marketing & Membership Team support.
Manager, Client Services & Member Engagement
Leads and supports the Membership and Visitor Services Team in providing membership engagement and quality guest experiences. Additionally acts as the liaison between local resources and VGSC’s meeting and event clients by helping them plan and host a successful event here in Greenville.
Visitor & Member Services Coordinator
Focuses on strengthening partnerships with current members, and acts as their first point of contact. Gives HappyNet training and support, builds relationships with new members and organizations, and keeps the database up-to-date. Fulfills member invoicing renewals and compiles content for event collateral.
Director of Finance
Responsible for VGSC's daily activities of accounts payable, payroll, budget, grant reporting and reimbursement, revenue, and general ledger. Manages VGSC's human resource functions.
Molly Willingham, Simpleview Mentor
Manages operations and scheduling at the VisitGreenvilleSC Visitor Center, handles all membership prospecting, manages distribution of Visitor’s Guides, and fulfills all member and walk-in merchandise orders.
Visitor Services Coordinator
Welcomes visitors and provides them with an orientation to Greenville, giving information and answering questions about events, things to do, and more in the city and surrounding areas. Acts as a receptionist and greeter for guests.
Provides administrative support to the VGSC President and the Sales and Marketing Teams. Responsible for handling front office reception and administrative duties, including greeting guests, answering phones, handling company inquiries, and meeting scheduling.