Get in Touch

Explore Asheville Convention & Visitors Bureau
Phone: (828) 258-6109
27 College Place
Asheville, NC 28801
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Please check or call the Asheville Visitor Center at 828-258-6129 for information on visiting the Asheville area.
To request a copy of the Official Asheville Visitor Guide, submit your information here.
To order Visitor Guides in bulk, please email Charlie Reed at

All advertising proposals are vetted through our agency of record, 360i (Atlanta office). Please send all inquiries to:



Executive Office


Chris Cavanaugh
Interim Executive


Email Chris
Glenn Cox
VP of Administration

(828) 398-0037

Email Glenn
Jennifer Kass-Green
Director of Finance

(828) 398-0304

Email Jennifer
Jonna Sampson
Executive Operations Manager

(828) 258-6111

Email Jonna
Hannah Dosa
Hospitality Coordinator

(828) 257-4967

Email Hannah


Public Affairs


Pat Kappes
Director of Public Affairs

(828) 210-2724

CVB Overview, Partner Events, TPDF Grant Program

Email Pat
Kathi Petersen
Director of Public Information & Community Engagement

(828) 318-8960

Local media and speakers bureau contact

Email Kathi
Charlie Reed
Information Specialist

(828) 258-6109 Event Calendar, Visitor Guide distribution

Email Charlie


Marketing & Public Relations


Marla Tambellini
Vice President of Marketing/Deputy Director

(828) 258-6138

Email Marla
Sarah Kilgore
Director of Advertising

(828) 258-6127

Email Sarah
Dodie Stephens
Director of Communications

(828) 257-4959

Email Dodie
Ritchie Rozelle
Director of Content

(828) 258-6135

Email Ritchie
Jason Tarr
Content Manager

(828) 257-4969

Email Jason
Josh Jones
Web Manager

(828) 318-8994

Landis Taylor
PR Manager

(828) 258-6125

Email Landis
Sarah Lowery
PR Specialist

(828) 258-6136

Email Sarah
Audrey Wells
Marketing & PR Assistant

(828) 257-4968

Email Audrey


Group Sales & Services


Dianna Pierce
Vice President of Sales

(828) 258-6108

Markets: International, FIT

Email Dianna
Tina Porter
Senior Sales Manager

(828) 258-6133

States: AZ, CA, CO, IA, IL, ID, KS, MN, MT, NE, NM, ND, NV, OK, OR, SD, TX, UT, WA, WI, WY
Markets: All sporting events; all markets in assigned states

Email Tina
Connie Nuckolls Holliday
Senior Sales Manager

(828) 258-6121

States: AL, AR, FL, GA, IN, KY, LA, MI, MS, MO, OH, SC, TN
Markets: All markets in assigned states

Emai Connie
Kathryn Dewey
Sales Manager

(828) 257-4966

States: CT, DE, MA, MD, ME, NC, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV
Markets: All markets in assigned state

Email Kathryn
Beth McKinney
Sales Manager

(828) 258-6139

Markets: Weddings, family reunions and group tours needing 10 or more rooms

Email Beth
Carli Adams
Group Communications & Services Manager

(828) 258-6106

Email Carli
Daniel Bradley
Group Sales & Services Specialist

(828) 258-6102

Email Daniel
Glenn Ramey
Group Sales & Services Specialist

(828) 258-6110

Email Glenn