bookit.com• Appoints Tourism Industry Veteran Paula McCartney to Oversee Expanding Las Vegas Market
Panama City, Fla. • (December 16, 2008) • bookit.com• (www.bookit.com) today announced the appointment of Paula McCartney to Las Vegas Market Manager to accommodate the company•s rapid expansion within the market.
McCartney, a seasoned veteran with more than 20 years of experience in the travel and hospitality industry, will develop and execute overall market strategy as well as grow existing accounts and secure new partnerships with Las Vegas hotels and suppliers.
Prior to joining bookit.com, McCartney served as MGM Mirage•s Assistant Vice President of Hotel Sales at New York - New York Hotel & Casino and most recently The Signature at MGM Grand. Her past experience has allowed her to develop marketing and sales strategies as well as establish and generate new business within the Las Vegas hospitality industry.
•It•s no secret that the travel industry in Las Vegas will be under unprecedented challenges in 2009,• said bookit.com President Bud Finlaw. •Paula McCartney•s industry experience and destination knowledge make her a perfect fit for the bookit.com team as we expand our presence into the Las Vegas market.•