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Industry Personnel News: January 2012

BRANSON, Mo. – The Chateau on the Lake has hired David Hume as director of sales. Hume has 19 years of hospitality experience including positions with the Mission Point Resort in Mackinac Island, Mich., and The Abbey Resort in Fontana, Wis.

MONTEREY, Calif. – Tammy Blount has been named president and CEO of the Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau. The 20-year veteran of destination marketing serves on the board of Destination Marketing Association International.

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. – The Blue Harbor Resort and Spa has appointed John Klemme as senior sales manager. Klemme previously served in a sales position at the Osthoff Resort at Elkhart Lake, Wis.

MADISON, Wis. – Rebecca Waxler-Ramsey is the new director of sales for the Greater Madison CVB. She was an assistant director for Visit Charlotte before coming to Madison.

ARLINGTON, Texas – The Arlington CVB has promoted Mary German as vice president of bureau services and programs. German served as senior director of bureau services and programs before her promotion.

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – Kevin Shields has joined Gemstone Hotels and Resorts as general manager. Shields previously was general manager of Canyons Resort in Park City, Utah.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Boar’s Head resort has hired Susan Hollard as group sales manager. Hollard brings 17 years of hospitality experience to her position, including her most recent position as corporate sales manager for the Omni Hotel in Richmond, Va.