San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014
Don Jones, newly elected Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Cadence, announced today that Tracy Judge, CMP will assume the role of Director of Business Development, Meetings & Incentives at Cadence.
Tracy joins Cadence after eight years with Maritz Travel Company, leaving behind her role as Manager of Proposal Development and Sourcing, as well a history of positions including Meeting Manager and Senior Travel Director.
“In today’s business environment, most communications are heavily reliant on technology. Subsequently, corporations are placing a higher value on personal interactions with customers and fellow associates” said Don Jones. “The objective of Cadence Meetings & Incentives is to collaborate with our customers to maximize the effectiveness of these face-to-face meetings. Tracy’s diversified experience and strong industry knowledge coupled with our existing team of experts further establishes Cadence as an important player in the world of meeting and incentives.”
After earning her bachelor’s degree from Drexel University, Tracy is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management at San Diego State University. “Her drive for knowledge and education is one of her biggest assets,” said Jeff Campbell, Program Director of the HTM Master’s program and former CEO of Burger King and ex-Chairman of the Pillsbury Restaurant Group. “I’ve mentored Tracy over the last year and, from personal observation, I know her pioneer mentality will not go unnoticed. I look forward to seeing her bring Cadence’s expertise and innovation to the next level.”
Tracy was awarded the California Lodging Industry Association 2013 Scholarship for her accomplishments and superior performance in the hospitality field. She is a Certified Meeting Professional and a member of MPI, SITE, and the Student Relations Committee Chair for the PCMA Southwest & Pacific Chapter.
Cadence, a branch of the Tzell Travel group, is an internationally recognized travel management company with three divisions of award-winning service: Business Travel, Meetings & Incentives, and Vacations and Cruises. To learn more about Tracy’s role in the growth and development of Cadence Meetings & Incentives, please view her travel professional profile.