Visit Baltimore Convention Sales Team

Locate an outstanding sales professional to help you plan your Baltimore meeting or convention.

Visit Baltimore’s Convention Sales Team has quickly gained a reputation for its outstanding skills in assisting associations and corporate meeting planners with customized site inspections of hotels, event venues, and attractions throughout the Greater Baltimore metropolitan area. This highly professional staff also represents the city through trade shows and custom presentations.


Aurelia Welsh, CTA
Director of Sales & Services
P: 410-659-7017
F: 410-727-2308
[email protected]

Kim Allison, CTA, CAE, CASE
Director of Citywide Sales
P: 703-899-2815
[email protected]

Kireem Swinton
Director of Convention Sales Development
P: 410-659-7302
[email protected]
Mid-Atlantic (DC, MD, VA)
(1201 and above)

Laurie Nelson-Choice, CTA
Director of Diversity and National Sales
P: 202-588-8800
F: 410-659-8386
[email protected]
Multicultural, LGBT, Fraternal, and Religious organizations (501-up) - US 
Mid–Atlantic (DC, MD, VA) select vertical markets (1201 and above)
Government/Union (1201 and above) - US

Kat Taylor, CTA
Senior National Sales Manager
P: 410-659-8388
F: 443-817-0613
[email protected]
Midwest Association and Corporate (10-799)
Westcoast 10-300
Midwest 10-799
Southcentral 10-500
Southeast 10-300 and Southcentral 10-300.

Shavonne Harding
Senior National Sales Manager
P: 410-659-8358
C: 202-744-4568
[email protected]
West Coast (301 and greater),
TX, OK, CO (800 and greater),
International (10 and above)

Eric Masterton, CTA
Director of Tourism Sales
P: 410-659-7090
F: 443-817-0484
[email protected]
Group Tour, Reunion, Weddings Nationwide
International F.I.T. 

Sally Sutera, CTA
Regional Director of Sales, Northeast
P: 613-665-0289
F: 443-817-0613
[email protected]
Northeast (801 and greater)
Southeast (801 and greater)

Christina Ghani
National Sales and Sports Manager
P: 410-659-8375
[email protected]
Sports Meetings & Events Nationwide (10 and up)

Brian Chung
Senior Sales Manager
P: 410-659-8358
[email protected]
Mid-Atlantic: D.C., Maryland, VA (151-1,199 peak rooms)
Union Market Nationwide (10-1199 MD, DC, VA peak rooms)

Anita Nunez Cepollaro
Senior National Sales Manager
[email protected]
Northeast and Southeast market 10-800 peak
Multicultural, LGBT, Fraternal, and Religious organizations (10-500)

Rebecca Ramsey
Regional Director of Sales, Midwest
[email protected]
Midwest: (800+ peak rooms)