Keynote Speaker: TO BE ANNOUNCED
Speaker: Jeff Bunn, TMP
Sales Manager, Chesapeake Tourism
Jeff Bunn has been employed by the City of Chesapeake for over 30 years, sixteen years with the Chesapeake Parks and Recreation Department. He also served as a Sales Manager at the Chesapeake Conference Center before joining the Chesapeake Tourism team. Jeff also serves on the Chesapeake School Board.
Jeff attended Tidewater Community College and is a recent graduate of Southeastern Tourism Society Marketing College where he earned his TMP certification (Travel Marketing Professional). Jeff currently works with reunion planners on holding their reunion in Chesapeake.
Speaker: Wendy Debman, TMP
Services Coordinator, Chesapeake Tourism
Wendy has been with the Chesapeake Tourism team since it was created in 2004 and has more than 15 years of hospitality experience. Before joining the CVB, she was the Office Coordinator at the Chesapeake Conference Center. In her current role as Services Coordinator, she is primarily responsible for providing excellent customer service for groups that have selected Chesapeake for their meeting or event and for working with planners looking for meeting space with no need for overnight rooms. She oversees fulfillment of all requests for Chesapeake brochures from potential visitors, works to recruit and retain Chesapeake businesses as part of the Tourism Service Provider list and a myriad of other duties.
Wendy is a native of Florida and currently resides in Suffolk with her husband. She enjoys hiking, biking, and water-sports...making Chesapeake a perfect fit for her!