2016 Industry Leader | Christian Schroeder

By Connect Staff, September 27, 2016

christian schroeder connect faith industry leader winston-salemChristian Schroeder
Director of Sales and Services, Visit Winston-Salem
Winston-Salem, N.C.

Christian Schroeder began his career in the hospitality and tourism industry while attending Appalachian State University, where he volunteered with university admissions, leading campus tours to prospective students and families. After graduating, he continued his career at Kingston Plantation in South Carolina before joining the Visit Winston-Salem sales team in 2010.

Career accomplishments:
Christian Schroeder has 14 years of experience with a strong hotel operations and CVB sales background. He has served on the MPI Carolinas Chapter board since 2010 and is the immediate past president. He enjoys leading a team of sales managers responsible for association, religious and corporate events that focus on bringing business to Winston-Salem.

Rave review:
“Christian’s hotel industry experience and leadership with our sales team and industry partners have been instrumental in our growth as a convention meetings destination,” says Richard Geiger, president of Visit Winston-Salem.

My dream event to attend is…  a presidential debate (preferably in Winston-Salem!).

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