2016 Industry Leader | Dawn Bernardes

By Connect Staff, September 27, 2016

Dawn Bernardes
Account Executive, Visit Springfield: Springfield CVB
Springfield, Ill.

Dawn Bernardes has worked for Visit Springfield since 2003, focusing on the faith-based market from the beginning. With a background in hotel sales, joining the Visit Springfield team was a natural progression. She enjoys staying in touch with each of the event coordinators, planners and friends she’s made in the industry throughout the years.

Career accomplishments:
Bernardes has a proven track record of growing leads and building relationships. She builds trust with her clients by being attentive, supportive and effective. Bernardes’ focus on building those bonds keeps planners coming back to Springfield year after year for their events.

Rave review:
“Dawn has built a solid relationship with IFCA International based on trust and knowledge,” says Bob Kaiser of IFCA International.

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