Visit Sarasota County Employee Earns Certified Meeting Professional Credential

 

Contact: Erin Duggan, CDME

(941) 955-0991 ext. 108

[email protected]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY EMPLOYEE

EARNS CERTIFIED MEETING PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIAL

Sarasota, Florida – VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY is proud to announce that Kelly Defebo, Meeting & Group Sales Manager, has earned the designation of Certified Meeting Professional by the Convention Industry Council.

The foremost certification for the meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry, the CMP program recognizes individuals who have achieved the industry's highest standard of professionalism. Established in 1985, the CMP credential increases the proficiency of meeting professionals.

Through the CMP program, individuals who are employed in meeting management pursue continuing education, increase their industry involvement and gain industry-wide recognition. The requirements for certification are based on professional experience and a written examination. Currently, over 14,000 individuals in 35 countries and territories have earned the CMP designation.

VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY leads and supports the tourism industry in Sarasota County by providing the highest quality and most innovative marketing programs and promotions to ensure the continued growth of tourism and travel from visitors around the world.  For more information on VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY, contact Erin Duggan, CDME at (941) 955-0991, ext. # 108, or [email protected]

 

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