Metro, the regional government of Portland, has named longtime Portland tourism leader Steve Faulstick as Interim General Manager of Visitor Venues to take the lead over some of the region’s most popular tourist destinations. This announcement comes less than two weeks after Broadway shows returned to area theaters and ceonference attendees returned to the region for the first time since the start of the pandemic. Faulstick served as the general manager of Portland-area hotels before becoming the Chief Sales Officer for Travel Portland in 2016. Faulstick will now oversee Metro’s portfolio of visitor venues including the Oregon Convention Center and Portland Expo Center.
Reach Steve at (503) 797-1700