Last updated on July 2nd, 2019 at 09:47 am
Meg McKenna has been named director of development for VISIT Milwaukee, she previously served as executive director of the Wauwatosa Chamber of Commerce since January 2010.
“We look forward to welcoming Meg to the team at VISIT Milwaukee,” said Paul Upchurch, president and CEO of VISIT Milwaukee. “Her energy, marketing and communications skills will make a significant contribution to our organization. VISIT Milwaukee is the premier marketer for the greater Milwaukee area and this position is key to supporting our current partners, to developing valuable, new strategic partnerships and promoting partnership collaboration.”
McKenna will be responsible for planning leading and executing VISIT Milwaukee’s private fund development activities as well as growing revenue for the organization through corporate partnerships, sponsorships, marketing partnerships, memberships and advertising.
During her time at the Wauwatosa Chamber of Commerce, McKenna built strong relationships and created new programs that resulted in 33 percent growth in 2010 and 2011.