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STEVENS POINT, Wis.  (January 31, 2024) -- The Stevens Point Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (SPACVB) is proud to celebrate a significant milestone for Executive Director Sara Brish as she commemorates her 25th work anniversary with the organization.

Since joining the SPACVB team in January 1999, Brish has played an integral role in shaping the region's tourism landscape. Due to her dedication to growth and passion for the industry, she has progressed through various positions within the organization from Administrative Assistant to Director of Sales & Marketing before assuming the role of Executive Director in 2010.

Executive Director Sara Brish holds up large silver 2 and 5 balloons to celebrate her 25th work anniversary milestoneReflecting on her 25-year journey, Brish remarked, "I have seen how the Stevens Point Area continues to evolve and grow. The people and passion behind our local gems are what make my role fun day in and day out. Cheers to those that I have crossed paths with along this remarkable professional journey serving our community. You have been instrumental in shaping me into the leader I am today."

Brish's unwavering commitment to promoting regional tourism has positioned the SPACVB as a leading Destination Marketing Organization. Her involvement in numerous community and industry-specific committees underscores her dedication to advancing the Stevens Point Area as a premier travel destination. "It has been an honor to be a part of so many state and local partnerships through this journey and to meet the industry’s most elite," said Brish.

As Sara Brish celebrates this remarkable milestone, the SPACVB Board of Directors, advisors, and staff extends its gratitude for her invaluable contributions and looks forward to continued success under her leadership.


About the Stevens Point Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Stevens Point Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization for Portage County. The SPACVB serves as an economic and community development organization working to positively benefit the local economy by attracting conventions, sporting events, and leisure tourists to Portage County. Millions of dollars from visitor spending and increased tax revenues are generated to increase commerce, sustain jobs, and to create a desirable destination.

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