People Update: Megan Buchbinder

Megan Buchbinder has joined Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau as the Marketing Director.

She replaced Sean Dixon who left Springfield to serve as President for Visit Topeka and Vice President for the Greater Topeka Partnership.

“I’m honored and thrilled to have Megan serving as my replacement,” Dixon said. “Her years of marketing experience along with her passion for the local community will be a great asset to the Convention & Visitors Bureau.”

Buchbinder’s responsibilities include developing the CVB’s marketing plan, developing and implementing an advertising schedule to increase awareness of the city as a travel destination, developing cooperative advertising programs with local partners, managing all marketing projects, developing and coordinating collateral and marketing materials, and overseeing the staff of the marketing department.

Buchbinder’s experience includes her most recent position as Marketing Director for Springfield Little Theatre, Director of Marketing and Accounts at Revel Advertising, and Marketing Manager at Appalachian State University.


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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.