Mark Thompson Earns CDME Designation
Mark Thompson, Director of Visit Plano, has earned the prestigious Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation. Thompson was recognized along with some 40 other graduates at the 2016 Annual Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI) convention on August 3rd in Minneapolis, MN.
DMAI is recognized as a leader in the destination marketing industry and is dedicated to the professional development of its leadership. As the industry’s highest educational achievement, the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) program seeks to enhance business acumen through an integrated executive program specifically designed for the destination marketing industry.
To earn the certification, Thompson completed a rigorous curriculum developed to advance thought leadership and management competencies among experienced destination marketing professionals. The content covered helps candidates adapt to and more effectively manage increasing change and competition.
Millerann Moya & Shane Sorenson Receive TDM Credentials
Visit Plano’s Marketing Manager Millerann Moya and Convention Servicing and Group Housing Coordinator Shane Sorenson have earned the esteemed Texas Destination Marketer (TDM) credential. Both award recipients were honored at the Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureau’s (TACVB) Annual Conference in El Paso, TX on August 18.