Official Press Release
The Rising Star Award is presented to a young professional (age 35 or under) employed in the travel and tourism industry. ttra wishes to recognize this person for commitment to increasing his/her expertise in the industry, demonstrated leadership abilities, and outstanding accomplishments that have added value to travel and tourism.
Leah Chandler, Chief Marketing Officer
Branson Convention and Visitors Bureau
Cassandra Ball, Graduate Extern: Marketing and Recruitment
Temple University, School of Tourism and Hospitality Management
Claudia Vecchio, Director
Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs