Miami Lakes, FL (January 8, 2018) – Worth International Media Group, the brand that sets the standard in creating stylish, engaging and content-rich media solutions for the global travel, meetings and tourism industry, is pleased to announce the addition of Karen Smith, Regional Sales Director for Arizona, Nevada and Utah for Prevue and Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Louisiana, and Texas for Recommend. Smith will be responsible for leading sales initiatives relating to the meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (MICE) market for Prevue and the travel agent market for Recommend.
In her role, Smith will develop and execute sales strategies and be responsible for new business with a focus on furthering growth and development for Worth International and its brands Prevue and Recommend.
“As Worth International continues to grow in the travel and meetings industries, we look to align ourselves with driven executives that can meet the needs of our constantly evolving brands,” said Laurel Herman, president of Worth International Media Group. “Smith, who has experience in the travel industry and expertise in the meetings and incentives segment, will be an excellent asset to the team as we meet the ever-increasing demands of our clients.”
A respected and skilled sales professional in the travel, meetings and tourism industry, Smith began her career at Incentive Magazine (currently Incentive) and then spent 16 years at Meetings Focus (now Meetings Today).
For more information on Worth International Media Group, please visit http://www.worthit.com or call 305-828-0123. For more information on Prevue, please visit https://www.prevuemeetings.com and for Recommend, please visit http://www.recommend.com.
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About Worth International Media Group
For over 50 years, Worth International has been in the business of creating stylish, engaging and content-rich media solutions for the global travel and tourism industry. Worth International’s exclusive brands, Recommend and Prevue, communicate with distinctive design and experiential editorial content. Worth International is dedicated to covering destinations and travel products in both the leisure and meeting & incentive industries.
Since 2009, Prevue (prevuemeetings.com) has helped planners imagine and create exceptional meetings and incentive events by spotlighting the nuances and unique character of every destination covered. Prevue’s BPA-audited, bi-monthly print magazine is received by over 37,800 North American meeting and incentive planners. Prevue’s weekly e-newsletter Prevue Extra is enjoyed by 30,000+ meeting, incentive and group travel planners. Prevue also offers elevated education for experienced planners with the Visionary Summit Series.
For 50 years, Recommend (recommend.com) has helped travel agents sell travel by providing them with in-depth destination and product information. Its editors travel the globe previewing, reviewing, and crafting experiential articles that make for some of the most informative and engrossing destination content available today. Recommend Education Center offers the ultimate agent education experience with unique and engaging content that allows agents to dive into destinations and travel suppliers to become brand champions. A leader in the travel trade marketplace, Recommend offers a wide array of products and services to educate and inform travel agents, while partnering with the community to enhance the essential role travel agents play in creating travel experiences for their clients.