Roundtables, 9:30–11:15 a.m.

These specialty-specific roundtables are a great way to learn from your peers, make new connections and openly discuss key issues within your segment of the travel industry!

Agency/Individual Practitioners Table

Zapata Room, Second Floor
Moderator: Kay Maghan, senior public relations manager, GodwinGroup
Moderator: Jim Ferri, president, Ferri and Partners

Attractions Table
Villa Room, Second Floor
Moderator: Paul Garcia, public relations manager, Disney Worldwide Sales and Travel Operations

Convention and Visitors Bureaus Table
Navarro Room A/B, Second Floor
Moderator: Lindsey Brown, director of marketing and public relations, Greater Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Moderator: Lauren Jarrell, director of communications, Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau
Moderator: Wendy Haase, director of tourism marketing, Destination Irvine

Hotel and Resorts Table
Goraz Room, River Level
Moderator: Matt Owen, corporate director of public relations, Salamander Hospitality
Moderator: Katie Rackoff, public relations manager, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Moderator: Mary Cracchiolo-Spain, regional director, public relations, MGM Mirage Mississippi Operations

International Table
Carranza Room, Second Floor
Moderator: Heather Dolan, manager, U.S. media relations, Canadian Tourism Commision

State Tourism Table
Lantana Room, Lobby Level
Moderator: Peggy Bendel, senior vice president, Development Counsellors International