Greenville-Pitt Co. Convention& Visitors Bureau employee receives state award
GREENVILLE, Pitt County - Tarshi McCoy, an employee with the Greenville-Pitt County Convention & Visitors Bureau, received a state award earlier this month.
Below is the full press release on McCoy's recognition.=====
Tarshi McCoy, Senior Sales Manager at the Greenville-Pitt County Convention & Visitors Bureau (Visit Greenville, NC) recently earned the North Carolina Society of Government Meeting Professionals (NC SGMP) Supplier of the Year award. The North Carolina Society of Government Meeting Professionals Supplier of the Year award is presented to those who exemplify the highest qualities of leadership and professionalism in their current position and who display devotion to the success of SGMP as an active member. To even be considered for this notable award, the member must be someone who has supported the vision, mission and goals of the North Carolina Chapter through active contribution, offices held, committee work, and participation in SGMP. McCoy has worked as the Senior Sales Manager at the Greenville-Pitt County Convention & Visitors Bureau for the past two years, passionately leveraging her over twenty years' experience on both sides of the planning process in the meetings, hospitality, and tourism industry to help grow Greenville as a meetings destination. As Senior Sales Manager at the Greenville-Pitt County Convention & Visitors Bureau, McCoy is responsible for both the Association and Religious markets. She works to educate these meeting and events planners on the value of having their events in Greenville and Pitt County.
McCoy also currently serves on the Association Executives of North Carolina (AENC) Scholarship and Awards Committee for 2 years and will chair the committee for the 2017-2018 year. She is a member of Meeting Professionals International-Carolinas Chapter (MPI-CC) membership committee, the National Coalition of Black Meeting Professionals,and the Southeastern Regional Education Conference Committee Co-Chair representing the NC and Georgia Peach Chapter. She is on the Executive Board for the Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) - NC Chapter. McCoy is also a member of the Uptown Greenville Branding & Event Committee and the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Institute Class of 2016. McCoy has also earned designations as a Travel Marketing Professional from the Southeastern Tourism Society and as a Certified Hospitality Sales Professional from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute. She has previously served on the Board of Directors of several organizations, including MPI-CC as both VP of Membership and Director of Membership, SGMP-NC Chapter, NC Coast Host, NC Eastern Region Chairman, and as AENC Trade Show Co-Chair.