OCCC: Eric Blanc named deputy director

Eric Blanc named deputy director

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Eric Blanc, Sr., has been promoted to deputy director of the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Florida. In his new role, Blanc will oversee the OCCC’s Sales, Marketing, Event Management and Exhibitor Services divisions.

Blanc joined OCCC in 2019, when he was hired as assistant director of sales. In February 2020, he was promoted to Senior Director of Sales. Prior to joining the OCCC’s Sales Division, Blanc was director of sales, marketing and convention services for the Tampa Convention Center. Blanc’s background spans across various organisations in the industry, including The Freeman Companies and GES Expositions, where he was a national sales manager for both companies.
„I am eager to lead our team forward.“
Eric Blanc, deputy director, OCCC
“I am eager to lead our team forward, maintaining a highly visible presence in the convention industry and within Orange County to secure continued convention group bookings well into the future”, said Eric Blanc.