People Update: Jana Cruzen

The Lake of the Ozarks Convention & Visitor Bureau is excited to announce the hiring of Jana Cruzen as Marketing Consultant.

Prior to starting her new position at the CVB, Jana previously worked at Lucky Country USA as the Midwest Division Sales Manager from 2013 – 2017, where she managed regional brokers and sales through the grocery, convenience, distributors, wholesalers and specialty trade channels in the Midwest. From 2003 – 2012, Jana worked her way from Regional Manager – Grocery Division to Senior Account Manager – Grocery Midwest Region for Farley’s & Sather’s Candy Company.

Jana has a BA Degree from Northeast Missouri State University (now Truman University) and an Associates of Arts Degree from Indian Hills Community College. Jana enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and loves living at the lake.



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Joe Clote

Joseph W. Clote is owner of Publishing Concepts, LLC a communications and marketing firm based in Saint Louis, Missouri. Mr. Clote is Group Publisher of MeetMed™ and Missouri Meetings & Events™ (MM&E) magazine, a quarterly publication read by thousands of meeting and event professionals, and producer of the St. Louis and Kansas City trade shows under the MM&E name. Mr. Clote has extensive sales and marketing expertise in the travel, tourism, fine art, insurance, and software development industries.