Brian K. Byrnes
438 Hillcrest Drive
Tacoma, WA 98402
Sales / Marketing / Tourism Professional
Hard-working and dedicated professional with a passion for travel and tourism. Proven ability to lead sales teams for travel to tourist attractions, businesses, and special events. Personable, humorous demeaner with genuine care for clients. Core competencies:
• Marketing and Promotions • Market Research • Community Events
• Public & Media Relations • Fundraising • Sponsorships
• Event Co-ordination • Project Management
NW Bluewood Region, Tacoma, WA
PATCHELL & ASSOCIATES MARKETING AND PROMOTION
Utilize extensive travel industry experience to create custom packages for clients and plan travel packages for promotions.
• Direct special activities for travel agency.
• Plan special events for fundraising endeavors.
Neo-Vitality, Tacoma, WA
1984 – 1987
Distributed health products to more than 100 major accounts.
Tourist Association and Convention Bureau, Bluewood
1980 – 1984
Manged special projects and promotions for public relations campaigns.
Alpine Estates, Tacoma, WA
1979 – 1981
Provided public relations assistance to facility. Designed and edited promotional materials.
• YMCA volleyball coach.
• Chamber of Commerce, Board Member.
Tacoma College of Technology
GRAPHIC DESIGN (2 year program)
Multiple In-house Sales and Professional Selling courses and seminars.
“… you consistently display positive attitude which impacts others in an effective and motivational manner. You will be a valuable contributor wherever you go.”