JUL 2014

ConventionSouth magazine is the leading resource for meeting planners who book all types of events, conventions, conferences and group travel in the south.

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 48 of 75

J U L Y 2 0 1 4 ⎜ ConventionSouth ⎜ w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 49 Feel Good In Small Markets S P O N S O R E D C O N T E N T Kenner is home to the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, the Pontchartrain Convention and Civic Center, as well as numer- ous attractions and cultural experiences such as Rivertown historic district, Louisiana seafood and international cuisine, live theatre and close proximity to New Orleans. Groups from 10 to 2,000 can be accommodated. The Pontchartrain Center boasts up to 75,000 square feet, and many Kenner hotels average 12,000 to 15,000 square feet of meeting space. Carolyn Barrett, the Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau's Senior Sales Manager specializ- ing in accommodations and meeting facilities in Kenner, can assist you with your requirements. With over 20 years in the tourism and conference industry, knowledge of the region's heritage, and culture, Carolyn will work with you on producing a successful and memorable conference or event. Visit www.experience for more information on venues and accommodations. ■ get to know... Carolyn Barrett, CGMP, CHSC, Senior Sales Manager, Kenner Liaison, Jefferson CVB Carolyn is active in the Society of Government Meetings Professionals; a founding member of the Louisiana Chapter, a trustee on the SGMP GILMER Institute of Learning, com- munications committee member for LSAE. (504) 731-7083 or (877) 572-7474 carolyn@experience "Meet Kenner" In Jefferson Parish, Louisiana *36-53 CS JULY 2014_Layout 1 6/27/14 1:46 PM Page 49

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of ConventionSouth - JUL 2014