|February 23, 2005 - The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau
(SFCVB) has announced that Dan Goldes has returned to the Bureau as Vice
President, Member & Community Relations and Tina Wu has been promoted
to Vice President, Finance & Administration. The changes follow
the retirement of Executive Vice President Dale Hess after 33 years of
service to the SFCVB.
Tina Wu, CPA, joined the SFCVB in 1989 as Accounting Manager and
was later promoted to Controller. In her new position, she will be
responsible for the Bureau’s financial, human resources and information
|In his new position, Goldes will
oversee programs and communications directed to the SFCVB’s membership,
which currently numbers more than 1,800 businesses. He will also
serve as a liaison to local business and community organizations to enhance
public understanding of the Bureau’s role in promoting San Francisco’s
largest industry and strengthening the City’s tourism-based economy.
Goldes worked with the SFCVB for ten years as Membership Services Manager,
and then left the Bureau in 1999 to start Training Leaders, a leadership
and management training company.
He served on the Board of Directors of the Northern California Society
of Association Executives from
1997 to 1999. He holds a Certificate in Training and Human Resources
Development from UC Berkeley Extension, attended the Institute for Organization
Management at Stanford University and UCLA, and completed the Coro Foundation
City Focus Leadership Program.
The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau is a private, non-profit
membership organization whose mission is to market the City as a convention
and leisure travel destination. With some 1,800 member businesses,
the Bureau ranks as one of the City's largest business membership organizations,
promoting San Francisco's $6 billion tourism and convention industry.