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Staff Directory | Visit Portland MaineVisit Portland The Greater Portland Region of Maine
www.Visitportland.com
207-772-5800 | info@visitportland.com

Our team

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Lynn Tillotson

Lynn Tillotson
President + CEO: Executive Administration 
ltillotson@visitportland.com 
Ext. 233 - (207) 772-4994 

Provides leadership, vision and oversight of Bureau operations including:

Strategic planning, Government relations, Marketing and public relations, Financial operations, Personnel and Board of Directors relations

Amy Tolk

Amy Tolk
Vice President + CFO: Finance, Publications, Human Resources 
atolk@visitportland.com 
Ext. 236 - (207) 772-4994 
  • Responsible for financials including: budget development, accounts receivable and payable, state and federal reporting
  • Production oversight for design and layout of marketing materials including: Visitor's Guide and Event Planner’s Guide
  • Manages all aspects of Human Resources including: payroll, benefits, administrative processing and employee relations

Brigitta Jenner

Brigitta Jenner
Office Manager + Group Services
bjenner@visitportland.com 
Ext. 221 - (207) 772-4994 
  • Provides assistance to the President & CEO
  • Serves as the liaison for the Board of Directors
  • Performs literature fulfillments requests
  • Attends Sales & Marketing meetings, gathers agenda items, emails invitation to members and records RSVP’s, takes minutes and distributes to members/staff

Vanessa Pike

Vanessa Pike
Director of Membership 
vpike@visitportland.com 
Ext. 237 - (207) 772-4994 

Manages membership relations including:

New member recruitment & current member retention, Maximization of Bureau member benefits, Member to member business relations

Michael Tarbox

Michael Tarbox
Member Relations + Events Manager
mtarbox@visitportland.com 
Ext. 226 - (207) 772-4994 
  • Manages the visitportland.com website content and design
  • Manages the online events calendar, travel packages, and deals
  • Manages the membership accounts
  • Responsible for renewals of additional marketing opportunities including brochure distribution, enhanced web listings, travel trade program, Marry in Maine weddings listings, digital and transparency ads
  • Coordinates and implements events including: Annual Meeting, Frontline Hospitality Orientation, Tourism Talks Education Series, and Member Mixers

Robert Witkowski

Robert Witkowski
Creative Director + Media Relations Manager 
robert@visitportland.com 
Ext. 231 - (207) 772-4994 
  • In house designer for marketing materials including advertising, programs, brochures and signage
  • Media Relations and Brand Strategy
  • Travel Writer Ambassador Pass Qualification

Chris Riccardo

Chris Riccardo
Visitor Services Manager
criccardo@visitportland.com
Ext. Ocean Gateway - (207) 772-5800 
  • Responsible for management and oversight of visitor information centers located at: Portland International Jetport, Ocean Gateway, Portland Ocean Terminal, Portland Transportation Center, and The Maine Mall
  • Duties include: hiring, training, scheduling and supervision of all information specialists and volunteers, maintaining brochure racks and distribution of all member literature to satellite visitor centers, ensuring that all visitor calls, in person inquires and requests for information are appropriately directed while providing quality customer service to the traveling public

Caleb Mason

Caleb Mason
Account Executive: Advertising + Marketing 
cmason@visitportland.com 
Ext. 235 - (207) 772-4994 
  • Responsible for generating advertising revenue for the Visitor’s Guide to Greater Portland, the Event Planner’s Guide, Maine Invites You and co-op opportunities as warranted
  • Responsible for selling Web Advertising on the VisitPortland.com website
  • Responsible for Display Advertising including Digital & Transparency, and Brochure Distribution including additional locations and Direct Visitor Mail

Elissa English

Elissa English
Director of Group Marketing 
eenglish@visitportland.com 
Ext. 227 - (207) 772-4994 
  • Promotes Maine as a preferred destination to attract meetings, conventions, trade shows, sporting events and weddings and serves as the liaison between planners and the hospitality industry in Maine
  • Serves as a representative for large scale, local organizing committees
  • Responsible for marketing initiatives including: attendance at regional and national trade shows, sales missions, marketing meetings, Meeting Connections Campaign, Leadership Series & Education Days, and all print, online, and telemarketing programs which are designed to assist planners and provide business opportunities for Visit Portland members

Kirstie Venne

Kirstie Venne
Group Marketing Manager 
kvenne@visitportland.com
Ext. 239 - (207) 772-4994 
  • Promotes Maine as a preferred destination to attract meetings, conventions, trade shows, sporting events and weddings and serves as the liaison between planners and the hospitality in Maine
  • Development and implementation of marketing initiatives including: attendance at regional and national trade shows, sales missions, marketing meetings, Meeting Connections Campaign, Leadership Series & Education Days, and all print, online, and telemarketing programs which are designed to assist planners and provide business opportunities for Visit Portland members. Provides planners with essential services
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