The Board of Directors of the Marietta Washington County CVB is hosting a public forum in the council chambers at the Armory building on September 12th at 5:00 pm. All current members of the CVB are invited to attend. This forum is an opportunity for members, and the public, to express their thoughts concerning the hiring of a new Director of the CVB. Comments will be limited to five minutes per speaker.
The Board has formed a search committee and is currently accepting applications for the position. The position has been posted with the Ohio Travel Association, Ohio Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus, West Virginia Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus and the Marietta Times.
Please plan to attend if you have comments to share with the Board
The Marietta Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking a dynamic leader to promote Marietta Washington County, OH to potential visitors, meetings and conventions. Those interested in being considered for the Executive Director of the CVB should send cover letter and resume to:
Search Committee, Marietta Washington County CVB
The Executive Director is the administrative officer of the Marietta, Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB), hired by the CVB Board of Directors to administer and manage the CVB’s activities. He or She is responsible for managing and supervising all CVB operations in cooperation with the Board or through subordinate staff, both paid and volunteer.
Qualified persons should possess good interpersonal communication skills, organizational skills, management of personnel and general office operation skills, as well as knowledge of sales and marketing. A four-year degree in marketing or business management or an associate’s degree with a minimum of five years of experience in the tourism industry is preferred. Qualified persons must have a valid driver’s license and meet state minimum insurance requirements. Must be able to be insured and bonded.
Terms of Employment:
The Executive Director is a full-time, salaried position. Benefits include short-term disability, vacation, sick leave and paid holidays.
The Executive Director is responsible to the CVB Board of Directors, reporting directly to the President of the Board.
Based on experience and background.