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Our convention sales staff is here to serve you! Find the contact information for our sales team eager to assist you.

Sales Team

Mary Manier, CTP, CTIS Vice President of Sales & Services

Develops, directs and executes all sales and services strategies and activities of Experience Grand Rapids.

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Kelsey Helstowski Director of Sales

Oversees Trade/Commercial, Government and Religious markets.

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Heidi Schmitt Director of State Accounts

Oversees State Associations, State Government, Film Groups and any corporate meetings/events that are drawing from within Michigan.

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Laura Greiner National Sales Manager

Oversees Amway/IBO's, Corporate meetings/events that draw from national/regional attendees, Education, Health/Medical, Scientific, and Tech/Computer User Groups.

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Leslie Hastings, CHSP, CASE National Sales Manager

Located in Washington, DC, Leslie works with all groups and associations based there.

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Jessica Sobie Henderhan National Sales Manager

Oversees Agricultural, Cultural/Fine Arts/Libraries, Engineering, Environmental, Fraternal, Greek Organizations, Hobby/Collectibles and larger Military Reunions.

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Britny Avery Specialty Sales Manager

Oversees Group Tour, Weddings, Family Reunions and smaller Military Reunions.

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Marlene Bushouse Senior Sales Administrator

Works along side our sales team, so she's a good place to start with any questions you may have.

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Lilly Baker Sales Research Specialist

Works along side our sales team, so she's a good place to start with any questions you may have.

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