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Convention Sales Staff

Sales staff directory. We look forward to hearing from you. Here you will find a complete list of our Convention & Meeting Sales staff.

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90 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101

Sales Leadership

  • Mark White Headshot October 2018

    Mark H. White, MBA, CDME

    Senior Vice President of Sales & Services
  • Tyson Lybbert

    Tyson Lybbert

    Managing Director of Sales

Satellite Offices

  • Eddie Canaday, CHSP, CHME

    Eddie Canaday, CHSP, CHME

    Director of Convention Sales, Washington D.C. Office, Diversity Market Development Director
  • Jeff Gassaway

    Jeff Gassaway

    Director of Convention Sales, Chicago, IL Office
  • Karen Staples, CMP, CASE

    Karen Staples, CMP, CASE

    Director of Convention Sales, Norwich, CT Office

Citywide Convention Sales Directors

  • Todd J. Ness

    Todd J. Ness

    Director of Convention Sales, B2B Trade Shows, & Corporate, 1501+ Attendees
  • Sally Tilson O'Neill

    Sally Tilson O'Neill

    Director of Convention Sales, Health, Medical, Public Admin., Legal, & Gov't, 1501+ Attendees
  • Elke Opsahl

    Elke Opsahl

    Director of Convention Sales, Education, Cultural, Fraternal, Social Welfare, Trade/Business/Commercial, 1501+ Attendees
  • Chris Peterson

    Chris Peterson

    Director of Convention Sales, Scientific, Technical, Engineering, Religious, 1501+ Attendees

Single Hotel/Resort Sales Managers

  • Caryn Bradshaw

    Caryn Bradshaw

    Convention District Sales Manager
  • Devan Hamilton

    Devan Hamilton

    National Sales Manager, Eastern Region, Single Hotel/Resort Meetings, 201-1500 Attendees
  • Troy Rushton Headshot 2020

    Troy Rushton

    National Sales Manager, Central Region Single Hotel/Resort Meetings, 201-1500 Attendees
  • Diane Utley

    Diane Utley

    National Sales Director, Western Region Single Hotel/Resort Meetings, 201-1500 Attendees

Sports Salt Lake

  • Clay Partain

    Clay Partain, CSEE

    Managing Director, Sports Salt Lake
  • Chris Robinson

    Chris Robinson, CSEE

    Executive Meeting Manager, Western Region, Meetings <200 Attendees, Sports Groups <500 Attendees

Sales Support

  • Allison Chappell

    Allison Chappell

    Director of Research & Analytics
  • Kylie Wilson

    Kylie W. Omer

    Sales Administrative Assistant