LITTLE ROCK – The Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (LRCVB) is pleased to welcome Mrs. Bliss Krucas as sales director for state association and government markets at the state and national level.
In her role, Krucas directs and manages all business opportunities to build Little Rock’s profile and visibility to groups. She represents the LRCVB at industry-related meetings, conventions, conference, trade shows and special events, working to promote Arkansas’s capital city as a premiere meetings destination.
Krucas said, “I am very excited to work with a great team at LRCVB.” She added, “Also, I look forward to connecting with those involved in state association and government markets event planning, and bringing meetings to Little Rock.”
Krucas brings with her more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, with 15 of those spent in Colorado Springs, Colorado. There, she served in multiple roles of catering manager, sales manager, director of catering and convention services and director of sales and marketing. She worked for several hotel Brands including Embassy Suites, DoubleTree by Hilton, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hilton Hotel, Wyndham Grand Hotel, Cheyenne Mountain Resort and Garden of the Gods Club and Resort.
Prior to moving to Arkansas and joining the LRCVB, Krucas was director of sales with Carver Hotel Group and Strategic Planning Solutions. There she served on the sales and marketing task force as interim director of sales. A Philippines native, Krucas received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Trinity University of ASIA, Philippines.
The Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (LRCVB) is the official destination marketing organization for the City of Little Rock, charged with marketing and selling the city as a meeting, sports and leisure travel destination. The LRCVB also manages the Statehouse Convention Center, Robinson Center, River Market and multiple parking facilities.