Friday, October 13, 2017 - 9:30am
(BALTIMORE, MD) – Visit Baltimore, the official sales and marketing organization for Baltimore, is pleased to welcome Kireem Swinton to the convention sales department as director of convention sales development, Mid-Atlantic region and tradeshows.
Swinton brings a wealth of industry knowledge and strong passion for promoting Baltimore to his new role. He will focus on sales development for citywide conventions from the Mid-Atlantic region, with an emphasis on new business development from the trade show market.
Swinton comes to Visit Baltimore from Visit Seattle, where he served as national account director for the Washington, D.C. area for five years. Prior to his role with Visit Seattle, he spent 15 years with the Marriott brand including the Baltimore Marriott properties from 2008 to 2012. A D.C. native and Baltimore market veteran, Swinton’s stellar reputation and connection to the area makes him a valuable asset to Visit Baltimore’s efforts in booking sales business for the mid-Atlantic region.
Swinton received a Bachelors of Business Administration with a concentration in Hospitality Management from Howard University.
Visit Baltimore is the official sales and marketing organization for Baltimore that generates economic benefits for stakeholders through the attraction of convention, group and leisure visitors. For more information, please visit www.baltimore.org.