Dallas, TX (WiredPRNews.com) James E. Buerger, COB of TRAVELHOST, Inc., announced today that Brenda Freeman Cantrell will serve as Vice President of Marketing, effective immediately.
“We are so excited about Brenda returning to TRAVELHOST,” said Buerger. “Many TRAVELHOST Associates will remember Brenda during her tenure from the mid-80s to mid-90s. I’ve witnessed her career growth over the years and have tremendous confidence in her abilities and creative spirit,” continued Buerger.
Cantrell was most recently the Editor in Chief of an agricultural association’s monthly publication. She has held the position of VP of Publications for a local consumer publication, where she oversaw all areas of two magazines and was the weekly guest reporter on Fox’s Good Day Dallas morning show. She served as the public relations director for an award winning advertising agency and for a non-profit association that represents families of domestic abuse, successfully gaining local, state and national coverage. As a guest lecturer at universities, she has covered the topics of advertising and public relations. Cantrell created an advertising/public relations agency where she represented various clients in the areas of special public relations protocols, branding, publication layout, editorial and promotions.
During her tenure with TRAVELHOST, Cantrell held the positions of Local Ad Sales Manager, National Ad Sales Manger, Corporate Associate Publisher and Managing Editor. In the early 90s, she was instrumental in the development and implementation of the transition from conventional photographic pre-press operation to full high-end electronic output of plates. She led a team that successfully integrated the digital system without missing any deadlines.
A graduate of Texas Tech University with a degree in Advertising/Public Relations and a minor in Marketing, Cantrell resides in Fort Worth, where she is raising three sons and is very active in the school system by serving as VP of Budget and
Finance for the local PTA.
About TRAVELHOST – Founded in Dallas, Texas, in 1967, after a request from the General Manager of the Marriott Hotel on Stemmons Freeway, TRAVELHOST has served billions of travelers in hundreds of cities and has become a recognized and trusted resource to a wide array of sophisticated consumers, helping them decide when to travel, where to travel and where to go when they get there. As the #1 visitor publication in the country, TRAVELHOST reaches travelers around the world across all platforms… online with travelhost.com, on the go with mobile devices and in guestrooms in hundreds of cities.