– (4 years 5 months)
Directed media relations programs to position Corpus Christi as a premier leisure/business destination for Texas and national markets. Worked with ad agency on collateral materials for communications and sales staff. Wrote speeches for board chairman; wrote and edited newsletter, magazine, news releases, PSAs, monthly board reports; created departmental budget and communications plan. Liaison to Texas Film Commission. Attended trade shows in Mexico, Canada, and Europe and hosted international media in Corpus Christi for tours.