VISIT Milwaukee welcomes new Convention Services Manager Andrew Knuth
Knuth comes to VISIT Milwaukee from Kapco but spent the majority of his career working for the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
MILWAUKEE – (July 1, 2019) Andrew Knuth has joined VISIT Milwaukee as a convention services manager. From the start of a planner’s experience in Milwaukee, VISIT Milwaukee’s convention services team is here to help. Knuth will be a part of this team coordinating varied aspects of the meeting experience such as promoting Milwaukee to attendees, leading site visits for prospective and definite business, and providing trained volunteers for events.
Knuth comes to VISIT Milwaukee from Kapco but spent the majority of his career working for the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Between 2011 and 2018 he had many different responsibilities and involvement in several Bradley Center business areas, including his most recent position as manager of group sales and premium services.
“We’re very excited to add Andrew to the VISIT Milwaukee team,” said Dave Larson, director of convention services at VISIT Milwaukee. “His passion to serve, skills, and experience are a great match for this role. I am confident he will contribute to our goal of making the Greater Milwaukee area the top destination for events of all types and sizes.”
Knuth is a 2011 graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in marketing.
About VISIT Milwaukee
VISIT Milwaukee is the Greater Milwaukee area’s convention and visitors bureau, marketing the destination as a top choice for business, convention, and leisure travel to national and international visitors in order to increase the economic impact of tourism in the region. Each year, tourism supports over 52,000 full-time jobs and brings more than $5.7 billion to the community. VISIT Milwaukee has over 700 members, including hotels/motels, restaurants, attractions, services, and area businesses. The Wisconsin Center District, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, and City of Wauwatosa are strategic partners with VISIT Milwaukee, providing funding support for conventions and tourism programs. For more information call 1-800-554-1448 or visit www.visitmilwaukee.org.
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