Sandra Rios Joins Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention & Visitors Bureau as Public Relations and Communications Manager
The Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB appointed Sandra Rios as the organization's new Public Relations and Communications Manager. Rios joins the team at Florida's Paradise Coast with extensive communications experience for nationally recognized hospitality brands. In this role, Rios will direct the public relations and communications efforts for the tourism and hospitality sector in Collier County.
Rios most recently served as the Director of Public Relations for Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, overseeing publicity efforts for the flagship property including the opening of the $1.5 billion Guitar Hotel. Prior to joining Hard Rock, Rios held public relations and communications positions with Ocean Properties at The Resort at Longboat Key Club in Sarasota, Florida, Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut and other hospitality destinations in the Northeast. She has served as a member of the VISIT Sarasota Marketing Committee, Chair of the Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee and served on various communications and media committees for VISIT Florida.
"Sandra brings with her a wealth of public relations experience in the private club and hospitality sectors and her familiarity with our markets makes her a natural fit for this position," said Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB Executive Director Jack Wert. "We waited a long time to fill this role because we wanted to find just the right person, and we're thrilled that Sandra has joined our team. With her at the CVB, our public relations efforts will reach a new level of success."
"I'm honored to be joining Jack Wert and the team at the CVB leading the public relations and communications efforts for our exceptional destination," said Rios. "This is an exciting time on Florida's Paradise Coast with a lot of new and dynamic developments on the horizon. I'm looking forward to helping tell our story and inspire travelers to experience our destination to its fullest."
Sandra Rios can be reached via email at [email protected]
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