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Meet Your Sales Team

Headquarters / San Diego, CA

750 B Street, Suite 1500
San Diego, CA 92101
Margie Sitton
Margie Sitton
Sr. Vice President of Sales & Services
Ph: 619.557.2850
Jarrod Finley
Jarrod Finley
Vice President of Sales
Ph: 619.557.2821

Market Includes: Emerging Market Development, Northern California, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Alaska, Hawaii, and Western Canada.

Ernie Rossow
Ernie Rossow
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2833

Market Includes: Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and HPN (vertical)

CLICK HERE TO MEET ERNIE

Veronica Rivera
Veronica Rivera
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2803

Market Includes: Southern California: Los Angeles, Orange County, San Bernardino, Imperial, Riverside, and San Diego

CLICK HERE TO MEET VERONICA

Nathan Kopp
Nathan Kopp
Sports Sales Manager
Ph: 619.557.2883
Fax: 619.696.9371

Markets: Sports and Events

Regional Offices

Midwest Region


Andrea Cowsar
Andrea O'Hara, CMP
National Sales Director
Ph: 913-549-4403

Location: Kansas City

Market Includes: Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin

CLICK HERE TO MEET ANDREA

Chirine Arbadji
National Sales Director
Ph: 817.996.2234

Location: Dallas

Market Includes: Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas

CLICK HERE TO MEET CHIRINE

Rajeev Brown
Rajeev Brown
National Sales Director
Ph: 312.943.5168

Location: Chicago

Market Includes: Illinois, Indiana and Michigan

CLICK HERE TO MEET RAJEEV

Northeast Region


Lori Alstrom, CMP, National Sales Director
Lori Alstrom, CMP
National Sales Director
Ph: 716.693.2697

Location: Buffalo

New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and Eastern Canada

CLICK HERE TO MEET LORI

Mid-Atlantic Region / Washington, DC


Debbie Jordan
Debbie Jordan, CASE
National Sales Director
Ph: 410.990.0771

Location: Annapolis

Market Includes: Washington DC, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia

CLICK HERE TO MEET DEBBIE

Southeast Region


Jennifer Hicks
Jennifer Smith Hicks, CMP, CASE
National Sales Director
Ph: 404.627.3401

Location: Atlanta

Market Includes: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky

CLICK HERE TO MEET JENNIFER

Specialty Markets


Gillian Ware
Gillian Ware, CMP
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2825
Fax: 619.696.9371

Location: San Diego

Specialty Market Includes: Military, Government, Multicultural, Religious, Fraternal and Service Groups, and Sacramento, CA

CLICK HERE TO MEET GILLIAN

Annie Tippin
Annie Tippin
National Sales Manager
Ph: 619.557.2835
Fax: 619.696.9371

Location: San Diego

Specialty: Small Meetings: 35 on peak – all segments (excluding incentive groups), Military reunions, Clubs and Hobby groups (all sizes)

CLICK HERE TO MEET ANNIE

Site Management


Maranda Tippin
Maranda Tippin
Sr. Site Experience Manager
Ph: 619.557.2844
Rob Anaya
Rob Anaya
Sr. Site Experience Manager
Ph: 619.557.2836

Conference Services


Megan Sagisi
Megan Sagisi
Sales & Events Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2816
Fax: 619.696.9371

 

Rica Fricks
Rica Fricks
Conference Services Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2865
Fax: 619.696.9371

 

Weston Panek
Weston Panek
Conference Services Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2806
Fax: 619.696.9371

 

Event Management


Pascale Senejoux
Pascale Senejoux, CMP
Director, Event Management
Ph: 619.557.2817
Fax: 619.696.9371

Convention Center Sales


Rick Outcalt
Rick Outcalt
Sr. Vice President of Citywide Sales
Ph: 619.557.2851
Fax: 619.696.9371
Anne Harley
Anne Hartley
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2872
Fax: 619.696.9371

Market Includes: Citywide Arizona, California, Missouri, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington

Dave Matta
Dave Matta
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2871
Fax: 619.696.9371

Market Includes: Citywide Alabama, Connecticut, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maine, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, and West Virginia

Omaira Goodwin
Sales Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2873
Fax: 619.696.9371

Midwest Region / Chicago

676 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 3150
Chicago, IL 60611
Angie Ranalli
Angie Ranalli, CMP
Vice President of Sales - Midwest Regional Leader
Ph: 312.943.5399
Fax: 312.943.0399

Market Includes: Citywide Illinois

Maria Andriola
Maria Andriola
National Sales Director
Ph: 312.943.5399
Fax: 312.943.0399

Markets Include: Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wisconsin.

Bailey Bollinger
Citywide Coordinator
Ph: 312.943.5399

Eastern Region / Washington, DC

1600 Duke Street, Suite 210
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phyllis Bradley Azama
Phyllis Bradley Azama
Vice President of Sales - Eastern Region
Ph: 703.647.6880

Market Includes: Citywide Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

Damara Gomez
Damara Gomez
National Sales Director
Ph: 703.647.6883

Market Includes: Citywide Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

Lynn Whitehead
Lynn Whitehead
National Sales Director
Ph: 703.647.6882

Market Includes: Citywide Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

Headquarters / San Diego, CA

750 B Street, Suite 1500
San Diego, CA 92101
Margie Sitton
Margie Sitton
Sr. Vice President of Sales & Services
Ph: 619.557.2850
Jarrod Finley
Jarrod Finley
Vice President of Sales
Ph: 619.557.2821

Market Includes: Emerging Market Development, Northern California, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Alaska, Hawaii, and Western Canada.

Ernie Rossow
Ernie Rossow
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2833

Market Includes: Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and HPN (vertical)

CLICK HERE TO MEET ERNIE

Veronica Rivera
Veronica Rivera
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2803

Market Includes: Southern California: Los Angeles, Orange County, San Bernardino, Imperial, Riverside, and San Diego

CLICK HERE TO MEET VERONICA

Nathan Kopp
Nathan Kopp
Sports Sales Manager
Ph: 619.557.2883
Fax: 619.696.9371

Markets: Sports and Events

Regional Offices

Midwest Region


Andrea Cowsar
Andrea O'Hara, CMP
National Sales Director
Ph: 913-549-4403

Location: Kansas City

Market Includes: Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin

CLICK HERE TO MEET ANDREA

Chirine Arbadji
National Sales Director
Ph: 817.996.2234

Location: Dallas

Market Includes: Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas

CLICK HERE TO MEET CHIRINE

Rajeev Brown
Rajeev Brown
National Sales Director
Ph: 312.943.5168

Location: Chicago

Market Includes: Illinois, Indiana and Michigan

CLICK HERE TO MEET RAJEEV

Northeast Region


Lori Alstrom, CMP, National Sales Director
Lori Alstrom, CMP
National Sales Director
Ph: 716.693.2697

Location: Buffalo

New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and Eastern Canada

CLICK HERE TO MEET LORI

Mid-Atlantic Region / Washington, DC


Debbie Jordan
Debbie Jordan, CASE
National Sales Director
Ph: 410.990.0771

Location: Annapolis

Market Includes: Washington DC, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia

CLICK HERE TO MEET DEBBIE

Southeast Region


Jennifer Hicks
Jennifer Smith Hicks, CMP, CASE
National Sales Director
Ph: 404.627.3401

Location: Atlanta

Market Includes: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky

CLICK HERE TO MEET JENNIFER

Specialty Markets


Gillian Ware
Gillian Ware, CMP
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2825
Fax: 619.696.9371

Location: San Diego

Specialty Market Includes: Military, Government, Multicultural, Religious, Fraternal and Service Groups, and Sacramento, CA

CLICK HERE TO MEET GILLIAN

Annie Tippin
Annie Tippin
National Sales Manager
Ph: 619.557.2835
Fax: 619.696.9371

Location: San Diego

Specialty: Small Meetings: 35 on peak – all segments (excluding incentive groups), Military reunions, Clubs and Hobby groups (all sizes)

CLICK HERE TO MEET ANNIE

Site Management


Maranda Tippin
Maranda Tippin
Sr. Site Experience Manager
Ph: 619.557.2844
Rob Anaya
Rob Anaya
Sr. Site Experience Manager
Ph: 619.557.2836

Conference Services


Megan Sagisi
Megan Sagisi
Sales & Events Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2816
Fax: 619.696.9371

 

Rica Fricks
Rica Fricks
Conference Services Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2865
Fax: 619.696.9371

 

Weston Panek
Weston Panek
Conference Services Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2806
Fax: 619.696.9371

 

Event Management


Pascale Senejoux
Pascale Senejoux, CMP
Director, Event Management
Ph: 619.557.2817
Fax: 619.696.9371

Convention Center Sales Team

If you are planning a short term event within the next 18 months, please contact Convention Center Short Term Sales. If you are planning an event outside of the next 18 months, contact your sales representative below. 

Convention Center Sales


Rick Outcalt
Rick Outcalt
Sr. Vice President of Citywide Sales
Ph: 619.557.2851
Fax: 619.696.9371
Anne Harley
Anne Hartley
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2872
Fax: 619.696.9371

Market Includes: Citywide Arizona, California, Missouri, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington

Dave Matta
Dave Matta
National Sales Director
Ph: 619.557.2871
Fax: 619.696.9371

Market Includes: Citywide Alabama, Connecticut, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maine, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, and West Virginia

Omaira Goodwin
Sales Coordinator
Ph: 619.557.2873
Fax: 619.696.9371

Midwest Region / Chicago

676 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 3150
Chicago, IL 60611
Angie Ranalli
Angie Ranalli, CMP
Vice President of Sales - Midwest Regional Leader
Ph: 312.943.5399
Fax: 312.943.0399

Market Includes: Citywide Illinois

Maria Andriola
Maria Andriola
National Sales Director
Ph: 312.943.5399
Fax: 312.943.0399

Markets Include: Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wisconsin.

Bailey Bollinger
Citywide Coordinator
Ph: 312.943.5399

Eastern Region / Washington, DC

1600 Duke Street, Suite 210
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phyllis Bradley Azama
Phyllis Bradley Azama
Vice President of Sales - Eastern Region
Ph: 703.647.6880

Market Includes: Citywide Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

Damara Gomez
Damara Gomez
National Sales Director
Ph: 703.647.6883

Market Includes: Citywide Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

Lynn Whitehead
Lynn Whitehead
National Sales Director
Ph: 703.647.6882

Market Includes: Citywide Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

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