Frost Williams Joins VISIT Milwaukee Sales Team
VISIT Milwaukee has named Frost Williams as new convention sales development manager effective April 30, 2012.
Most recently Williams was director of group sales for the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, and prior to that spent ten years with Hyatt Regency hotels in St. Louis MO, Cambridge MD, Bonita Springs FL and Chicago, IL. Originally from Wisconsin, Frost is looking forward to returning to the area.
As convention sales development manager, Frost Williams will be responsible for lead generation and selling Greater Milwaukee as a premier destination for conventions, meetings, tradeshows and events. He will work with national, regional, local and third-party organizations to develop and direct business leads to our partner hotels, the Frontier Airlines Center and other partner organizations with potential to supply support services to these groups.
VISIT Milwaukee markets Greater Milwaukee to tourists, and convention and meeting planners, both nationally and internationally. VISIT Milwaukee has more than 600 members, including hotels/motels, restaurants, attractions, services and area businesses. Tourism generated $2.5 billion in spending in Greater Milwaukee in 2010 and supported more than 61,000 local jobs. The City of Wauwatosa, Frontier Airlines, Potawatomi Bingo Casino and Wisconsin Center District are strategic partners with VISIT Milwaukee, providing funding support for conventions and tourism programs. For more information call 1-800-554-1448 or visit www.visitmilwaukee.org.