Denise Cmiel

Midwestern Account Manager

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Denise Cmiel


What makes Myrtle Beach so special?

  • Myrtle Beach has the most friendly and amazing people!  Next, sprinkle in the one of a kind, Atlantic Ocean and beautiful sandy beaches.  Now, add so many options for fun and relaxation and that is only the start of what Myrtle Beach is all about!

State of Origin:

  • LaPorte, Indiana

Employment History with Chamber:

  • Midwestern National Sales Manager for the Myrtle Beach Area Convention and Visitors Bureau - Responsible for the promotion of the Myrtle Beach Area as a convention destination to the corporate, incentive and association markets based in Chicago and the Midwest. Denise is involved in creating awareness of Myrtle Beach throughout the heart of the United States. She is ready to provide information about Myrtle Beach to any and all Midwestern group and conference planners.

Previous Employment:

  • 2010-2014, Director of Sales, The Hyland Group
  • 1998-2009, Director of Sales, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts – Natl Sales Office/Chicago Corporate Office
  • 1995-1998, Director of Sales and Catering, Park Hyatt Washington DC
  • Also previously with Hyatt Regency Baltimore, Hyatt Dulles, Hyatt Fair Lakes, Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Hyatt Regency Lexington and Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Civic & Professional Organizations:

  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Midwestern Chapter
  • PCMA - Student Committee - 4 Years; Community Relations Committee
  • Association Forum of Chicagoland
  • Destination Marketing Association International
  • Destination Representatives of Chicago
  • ANIMA Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus - Volunteer