Sturgeon Bay, Wis. (July 26, 2021) – The Board of Directors of Destination Sturgeon Bay is excited to announce that they have hired Cameryn Ehlers-Kwaterski as their new Executive Director. Ehlers-Kwaterski will be replacing Pam Seiler who announced her retirement at the end of 2021, earlier this year.
Barbara Pfeifer, Board President, made the announcement stating, “We are extremely excited to welcome Cameryn back to her hometown and to our Destination Sturgeon Bay organization. Cameryn possesses the necessary talents and strengths to keep Sturgeon Bay moving forward and being the best possible place to live, work, and relax. Her love and pride for Sturgeon Bay are impossible to miss, and we look forward to watching this rising star in tourism lend her talents to our community.”
Ehlers-Kwaterski was awarded the Governor’s Rising Star Award as the first Executive Director of Visit Rome, WI, Inc., which was incorporated in 2018. She immediately put her passion for the area to work in establishing the non-profit, creating its brand, and implementing organizational structure and financial management. Under her leadership, Visit Rome was awarded a Joint Effort Marketing (JEM) Grant from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism. She also created new print and online media for the organization and established events such as a fundraising concert series and Taste of Rome.
In a statement “I have always considered Sturgeon Bay home. I am so excited about the development and progress Sturgeon Bay is making and look forward to being part of the future. Destination Sturgeon Bay is doing great things! It is such a privilege to be part of the team promoting a Destination so special to my upbringing.”
Ehlers-Kwaterski will start her new role on September 15.