NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., June 29, 2021—Jamie Rice, CMP has been named director of sales and tourism at National Harbor. She is responsible for leading the implementation of sales strategy and expanding on membership and strategic alliances. Included in her position is selling National Harbor as a premier destination to the meetings and group travel markets.
“We are delighted to add Jamie to our team,” said Jackie Saunders, AVP marketing at National Harbor. “Her prior work with convention and visitor bureaus and her sales experience with the meetings and group travel markets will be a tremendous asset to National Harbor’s Convention & Visitors Association.”
Rice is a graduate of Miami University (Oxford, Ohio.) Previously, she held positions with the Rochester, N.Y.; Baltimore, Md.; Toronto, Canada; and Raleigh, N.C. convention bureaus. She also was with the Professional Convention Management Association and Freeman Companies. She is an active member of many industry organizations including Professional Convention Management Association, Meeting Professionals International and Association of Meeting Professionals. She is the director of Time Fore Nine (ladies hospitality golf league) and she serves on the fundraising committee of the Meetings Industry Fund.
She resides in Arlington, Virginia. She enjoys golf, travel and interior decorating.
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