Continuing the growth and expansion of Kansas City’s outreach, Visit KC is pleased to announce the recent hire of Lauren McKee as national sales manager. McKee brings hotel sales and event coordination experience to the team. Her first day was Jan. 17.
As national sales manager, McKee will work in the midsize meeting segment, consisting of 500-plus room nights on peak. She will be responsible for the Southeast territory of the United States, allowing for Visit KC to generate new business in Kansas City from the association and corporate markets.
McKee will also coordinate and organize citywide proposals and large, in-house and multiple-hotel business for meeting planners’ consideration.