At this session, we’ll share data about Chattanooga’s tourism economy to help you understand the size of the market and make decisions for your businesses. We’ll also discuss marketing to diverse tourists and best practices for engaging visitors. You’ll leave this event with ideas on how to promote your business to our visitors and residents, and with a list of free ways to engage with Chattanooga Tourism Co.
Attract Business from Residents and Visitors
Donna Elle can say with conviction she has been called to help others realize their personal worth and invest in themselves. With more than 20 years of experience in the public eye as a radio host and television personality, and women’s advocate, Donna Elle has reached out to and helped people from all walks of life. She is from Chattanooga and a graduate of CSAS. At the age of 13 she became a teen reporter for Power 94 and was hired as a full-time radio personality and pursued a career in television at WRCB-TV as a reporter and Host. Donna has 20 years of experience leading teams in Marketing, Brand Awareness and Media Relations. Donna is currently with Chattanooga Tourism Co. as the Director of Cultural Tourism & Inclusive Marketing and a Media personality and producer for Brewer Media group. Ten years ago, she worked hard to achieve a goal that she is very proud of, losing 100lbs and being featured in Ebony magazine. She owns Donna’s D.I.V.A.s workout classes, is a Motivational Speaker and author of Smokin Cookies. Donna volunteers and sits on the boards of several organizations and is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Her proudest accomplishment is her young man Brandon. She loves her hometown community and enjoys bringing out the best organizations and in others.