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Visit Santa Clara Hires New Director of Sales


SANTA CLARA, CA (September, 2017) –  The Santa Clara Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) dba Visit Santa Clara has hired Rachelle Castaneda Mata as its new Director of Sales. Rachelle previously worked for the CVB as the National Sales Manager and prior to that for ARAMARK. 

          Most recently, she was Director of Sales & Marketing at the Hilton Hotel in Cupertino across from the new Apple Complex. Rachelle will be managing the CVB sales team in its efforts to bring conventions and tradeshows to the City of Santa Clara.

          She is a Business Administration Marketing graduate from San Jose State University and has well rounded experience working in the hospitality industry, having worked for convention center catering, CVB, and hotels. To contact Rachelle at Visit Santa Clara, email  rachelle.castaneda@santaclara.org.


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