Meet the Team

Can a single event change the course of your career? Of course it can. And, hosting a meeting, special event, conference, convention, team-building session — or anything else — in Arlington certainly can’t hurt. We’re well-equipped to make the impossible possible. 

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Our Convention Sales Team

Jon Hixon, Vice President of Sales
Jon Hixon, CMP

Vice President, Sales & Services
Joe Bedsoe, Director of State and Southwest Associations, Austin Regional Office 
Joe Bedsole

Director of State and Southwest Associations, Austin Regional Office
Ellen Brown, Director of National Accounts, Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau
Ellen Brown

Director of National Accounts, Corporate
Amanda Wells, CMP

Director of National Accounts & SMERF
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Lauren Wright

Executive Meetings Specialist
Kelly Bumgarner, Conventions Sales Administrative Assistant
Kelly Bumgarner

Conventions Sales Administrative Assistant 

Our Sports Sales Team

Matt Wilson
Matt Wilson

Vice President, Sports & Events
Executive Director, Arlington Sports Commission
Kayla Gostnell, Sports Sales & Services Manager
Kayla Gostnell

Sports Sales & Services Manager
Adam Wisniewski | Sports Account Director
Adam Wisniewski

Sports Account Director

Our Leisure Group Sales Team

Scott Poland, Tourism Sales Manager
Scott Poland

Tourism Sales Manager

Our Services Team

Fidel Mitchell
Fidel Mitchell, CMP

Convention Services Manager

Meeting Planners Guide

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