Seattle, Washington (November 13, 2013)-- Meagan McGuire will join the staff of Seattle Southside Visitor Services (www.seattlesouthside.com) as the new Business Development Manager effective November 5, 2013.

No stranger to the hospitality industry, Meagan served as the Group Sales & Private Events Account Executive for the Museum of Flight since 2006. While at the museum she developed and executed outside sales strategies to increase admission sales, specifically targeted to groups, in fulfillment of periodic sales goals. Meagan also coordinated events held at the Museum, including business meetings, weddings, receptions, and trade shows. 

"We are thrilled to welcome Meagan to our team! We worked with Meagan in her role at the Museum of Flight and know she will be a great asset in bringing groups, meetings and events to Seattle Southside,” said Katherine Kertzman, Executive Director of Seattle Southside Visitor Services.

Meagan graduated from Central Washington University with a degree in Archeology and she earned a Master’s degree from Washington State University in Anthropology.

About Seattle Southside Visitor Services

Seattle Southside Visitor Services (SSVS) is the leading tourism and marketing organization in South King County. The program, offered jointly by the cities of Des Moines, SeaTac, and Tukwila, is responsible for competitively marketing the area as an ideal travel destination for tourists who wish to explore Western Washington. For more information, please visit www.seattlesouthside.com.  

MEDIA CONTACTS:       
Ashley Comar
Marketing & Communications Manager
Direct: 206-575-0627 / 206-575-2489
Email: Ashley@seattlesouthside.com