Lubbock Sports Welcomes Sports Sales Manager
6 Jan, 2014
Rohrer Brings More Than 20 Years of Sales Experience
Lubbock Sports, a division of Visit Lubbock, announces the addition of Cris Rohrer, sports sales manager, to their staff. Rohrer has more than 20 years of sales experience.
Rohrer’s primary responsibilities in the sports sales manager position include expanding the sports market contacts to solicit new events for Lubbock and facilitating the needs of sporting events visiting Lubbock. Rohrer will proactively seek out new contacts in the sports events industry by attending trade shows, conducting sales calls and capitalizing on lead sources.
“Cris Rohrer is the perfect fit to the Lubbock Sports Team,” John Osborne, president and CEO of Visit Lubbock, said. “He brings expansive experience and knowledge to our organization, and I know he’ll effectively market Lubbock as a sports destination, therefore generating a positive economic impact for the city.”
Rohrer’s previous positions include sales manager/owner at National Banking & Credit Services, sales manager for University Cash Systems, Inc., sales and service executive at Discover Business Services and more. Rohrer is a Lubbock native and attended Coronado High School and Texas Tech University. He is married and has two children.
Visit Lubbock: Visit Lubbock is Lubbock’s official Convention & Visitors Bureau, charged with increasing the activity of leisure, sports, meeting and convention travel to Lubbock. Since 2004, Visit Lubbock and Lubbock Sports have booked more than 3,500 conventions and events, resulting in 2.8 million visitors, 943,570 room nights, and $297 million in direct economic impact to the Lubbock area. For more information or to receive a free Visitor Guide, please call 800.692.4035 or log on to VisitLubbock.org. Visit Lubbock is an accredited convention and visitors bureau designated by Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI).