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Connections Housing relocates, expands its West Coast operations, sales, marketing office in Las Vegas
Published on Thu, Nov 15, 2012 (9:44 a.m.)ATLANTA (November 14, 2012) – As the latest step in a long term growth strategy designed to enhance and expand service offerings to its national client base, Connections Housing has relocated and expanded its full service west coast sales, operations and marketing office in Las Vegas. The new office, located at 6375 Pecos Road, Suite 205, provides much-needed space for additional account managers, reservationists and other team members who will work with the company’s growing client base in Las Vegas and throughout the country.
Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Connections opened its additional full-service office in Las Vegas in early 2010. The Las Vegas office has provided Connections with a unique perspective and service capability in one of the largest meeting and convention cities, while providing extended service to a growing roster of clients around the country. Connections founders/owners Nancy Hallberg and Kris Sieradzki brought in industry veteran Robert Colvin to oversee and manage the office and its clients. With more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality, meeting management and trade show/convention housing industry, Colvin started his career working for several major Las Vegas hotel properties in both hotel sales and operations.
“At Connections, our core focus is building and maintaining long-term client relationships and the Las Vegas office is helping ensure that we do just that,” explains Robert Colvin, CEM, Vice President of Sales, West Coast, Connections Housing. “The expanded space, and our strategic Western US location, are helping us effectively balance our client support so we can deliver an even higher level of service to our established and new customers,“ explains Robert Colvin, CEM, Vice President of Sales, West Coast, Connections Housing.
In addition to its full-service offices in Atlanta and Las Vegas, Connections now operates sales offices in Charleston, SC and Arlington, VA as well.
ABOUT CONNECTIONS HOUSING
Founded in 1986, Connections Housing has emerged as one of the fastest growing meeting planning and housing management companies in the industry. Bringing unmatched customer service, knowledge and experience together with the latest technology, the company has maintained a 98 % retention rate of clients in a host of different industries. Connections Housing provides housing services to several of the Tradeshow Top 200 and successfully manages more than 150 events each year ranging in size from 10 to 100,000 + attendees. For more information, visit www.connectionshousing.com or call 404.842.0000.
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